Councillor Terry Allen was elected for a second annual term as Town Mayor at the Annual Meeting of the Town Council on 8 May 2008. The Deputy Mayor, Councillor Robert Bucke was also appointed for a second year. Both Mayor and Deputy thanked their fellow Councillors and the public for their support and pledged to continue to work for the residents of the Town’s area.
The brick bus shelter at Holland Road, Kirby Cross was demolished by a vehicle manoeuvring nearby some time ago. A new shelter has now been installed, substantially funded by grant from the Essex County Council.