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Play in the Park this Easter

Tickets are now on sale for Play in the Park, which is returning to Chelmsford and South Woodham Ferrers for the Easter holidays!

Chelmsford Museum exhibition to explore legacy of legendary local nature writer

An exhibition on the life and works of celebrated author and conservationist, J.A. Baker, will open at Chelmsford Museum in spring 2024.

33 award wins for Chelmsford’s playing fields

33 of Chelmsford’s playing fields have been recognised as some of the best in Essex at the 2023 Essex Playing Field Association Awards.

Hylands Park PSPO gets go-ahead

Preparations for a Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) at Hylands Park are underway after Chelmsford City Council approved plans.

Council launches Green Dog Walkers scheme

Chelmsford City Council’s new Green Dog Walkers scheme provides a simple, community-driven approach to tackle dog fouling.

Dog walkers’ suggestions included in final Hylands PSPO plans

Changes have been made to proposals to create official ‘on the lead’ zones at Hylands Park following feedback from dog walkers.

Impact of Safer Streets projects felt across Chelmsford

Recent data shows crime has fallen by over 20% in Trinity and The Lawns. The two wards are home to the Chelmer Valley Local Nature Reserve.

Chelmsford’s wildlife corridors give space to thrive

We’ve been giving many of the areas we manage some space to thrive. Last year we changed how we maintain around 1,700 acres of our grassland

Chelmsford retains Green Flag status for 17 parks

Seventeen of Chelmsford City Council’s parks have been recognised for another year as being some of the best in the UK.

Consultation approved for ‘Dogs on leads’ areas at Hylands

Chelmsford City Council’s Cabinet has approved a public consultation on proposals to create zones of Hylands where dogs must be on a lead.

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