As the dust settles…

The 7th of May was a day charged with political drama in Great Britain and in Uttlesford. As the dust settles we find the national Government in the hands of …read more →

Not slowing down with resident’s engagement…

Belinda and Patrick would like to thank everyone who helped and supported their election campaign, took the time to engage with them in discussion, and most of all voted for …read more →

Just 10 votes away from a seat, but continuing the campaign in Takeley!

A HUGE thank you to everyone who voted for me in the local election. It was such a humbling experience to see how many people thought that I was the …read more →

Doing our best for our wards and the District…

In Newport the campaign was quite civilized and so thanks to our opponents for that. Our new group Residents for Uttlesford (R4U) took all of the Saffron Walden wards and …read more →

A big thanks to the Newport R4U Team!

While leafleting and canvassing… Newport has about 950 houses and big thanks to our team who have so far leafleted every house 3 times. The ward includes Widdington and Quendon …read more →

Let us residents plan to succeed!

“If you fail to plan – you plan to fail”. – Benjamin Franklin As we all know the UDCs local plan was rejected last year and we are literally back …read more →

How residents play an active part in shaping their futures…

Don’t shoot the messenger …..Please! With just days to go before the national and local elections the Uttlesford streets seem to be teeming with smiling canvassers of all political hues …read more →

Listening and building sustainable communities.

In last week’s press, a correspondent made some excellent points about the exciting rise of R4U as a political force in a time when we need collective action to address …read more →

Meeting residents at Carver Barracks…

The other night I called at the houses on Carver Barracks. Before I returned home this note hit my inbox: Stewart Thank you very much for coming up to visit tonight …read more →

Getting the job of local government done.

I am here because first and foremost, I am a resident of Uttlesford. I never intented to get into politics, and yet, the changes I have seen during 44 years …read more →