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350,000 more people in work

Between June and September this year unemployment fell by 37,000 and since last year 350,000 more people now have a full time job.

Council Leader to Hold Live Twitter Q&A Session

Council Leader, Louise McKinlay is holding a live Twitter Question and Answer session on Tuesday 15th November at 8:30pm. 

Questions can be submitted on the night or in advance to Louise (@LouiseMcKinlay) and the event will be using the hashtag #visionforBrentwood.

UK GDP growth

Figures released by the Office of National Statistics show that between July and September 2016, the British economy grew by 0.5%, meaning our economy has grown by over 1

Heathrow decision: Britain is open for business

Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling today announced that a decision has been taken to expand Heathrow by building a third runway."Britain is open for business.