June 2020 News Archive
The last few months have been tough for all of us and it has taken its toll, impacting on people's mental health and on our local businesses which have been hit financially
New safer, greener, healthier 20mph speed limits and pedestrianisation for busy Saffron Walden shopping areas introduced
Some new interim, signed 20mph speed limits on roads in busy shopping areas of Saffron Walden are being put in place starting from Friday 26 June on main routes around the town centre, including High Street and George Street/Hill Street. These will be in addition to road closures implemented by the Town Council on the 15 June.
Non-essential shops started to re-open from Monday, and I was delighted to see Saffron Walden featured on both the regional and national news.
The Essex + Herts Digital Innovation Zone (DIZ), a cross-border, cross-sector partnership to promote digital services and delivery across west Essex and eastern Hertfordshire, has been selected as one of the country's top 100 Digital Leaders.