Seven Ways you can Help the Planet in Chelmsford

With 40% of UK carbon emissions coming from households, the road to a cleaner, greener planet starts at home. First, the good news (yes, there is some) In 1990, the average UK home generated 12.8 tonnes of CO2. (To get this figure, the Committee on Climate Change analysed data on heating, electricity, transport, aviation and…

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The Countdown Has Begun in Chelmsford

Sometimes we all must talk about things we feel uncomfortable discussing. It could be with a neighbour whose parking is driving you to distraction. Or your colleague who doesn’t know the meaning of leaving the work kitchen as they’d like to find it. Maybe it’s the sweat-inducing chat about the birds and the bees with…

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Join the Fight Against Litter in Chelmsford

If the sight of discarded fag butts, empty bottles and plastic wrappers makes you see red, you’re not alone. Litter is an issue that frustrates and aggravates many people in the UK, and rightly so.  Not only is litter unsightly and expensive to remove (in 2017/18 keeping the streets clean cost local authorities £663 million),…

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Is Your Home in Chelmsford Gas Safe?

Next Monday (14th) sees the tenth annual Gas Safety Week begin. The awareness campaign is timed to get people thinking about and checking their gas appliances as the autumn starts to take hold. Gas Safety Week’s goal is to raise awareness among homeowners about the crucial importance of having their gas appliances serviced every year….

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How to Ease the Back to School Worries in Chelmsford

The lockdown and ongoing fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic have been tough for everyone. But it’s been especially hard for school-aged children. They’ve gone months without seeing a lot of their friends, have had their routine turned upside down and now face new worries as the schools head back in September. It’s going to be…

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Let’s Smash the Scumbag Smishers in Chelmsford

Do you know your fishing from your phishing? While one is a gentle pastime popular among millions, the other according to Wikipedia, is this: Phishing is the fraudulent attempt to obtain sensitive information or data, such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details, by disguising oneself as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication, usually…

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