Helping your community is simple – having your voice heard is too

When you become a member of the ERA you really are making a difference to the community. It only costs £5 a year per household.

Your support will help provide

  • Funding to local community groups and initiatives, through the ERA’s Community Chest and grants programme.
  • Funding for the quarterly independent newspaper The EMS.
  • Strength to the ERA as a community voice on developments and issues that affect the town.

As a member you will receive

  • Invitations to the ERA’s quarterly public meetings.
  • Voting rights at these meetings, which means that your voice is heard too.
  • Regular email updates on community matters from the ERA Chairman.

For just £5 your can show your support for the ERA by becoming a member today

Joining options

  • Pay by standing order, bank transfer or PayPal through our membership service. Here you manage your own contact information, pay the £5 fee and receive an annual reminder to resubscribe to the ERA.
  • If you would like to pay by another method please send us your details using the form below and we will contact you shortly.


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