News

New partnership approach for housing

An outline business case was recently agreed at the Essex Partnership Board to realise a new partnership approach to developing housing on Public Sector land across towns, Districts and the County.

This is a top priority locally and nationally. The Network will contribute £10k to kick start the initial feasibility study.

WECB Update - 3rd February

Update #88 from the Whole Essex Community Budget

On Feb 9th, Cllr Madden will talk about WECB’s Domest Abuse project and the programme’s other workstreams on BBC Look East’s Sunday Politics show.

Recent Events

WECB Update - 17th January

A general update this week, and please remember to send your responses to the VCS strategy consultation before 31st January.

Recent Events

January 8th - The Greater Essex Employment and Skills Board met at County Hall in Chelmsford. Discussions included agreeing the Board’s priorities for action, including initial recommendations for use of the Essex Skills Investment Fund.

Weekly WECB Update - 29th November

This week we have shared our successes with the Treasury, celebrated new Time Banks and investigated robust ways to measure outcomes.

Recent Events

November 22nd – the Whole Place Oversight and Implementation Group met in Chester and agreed actions to ensure greater influence across Whitehall, assisted by work in Essex and the other three Whole Place pilots to evaluate and scale-up delivery.