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Police raided a home in Saffron Walden this morning and found 72 cannabis plants on the premises.

It’s a rare opportunity to get a flight in an air ambulance without the downside of being seriously ill – so I didn’t need asking twice to take up the offer.

Carver Barracks played host to an enthusiastic team of students earlier this month, giving them a taste of what life is like on the front line.

Police are appealing for information following a frightening incident in Thaxted where an 18-year-old woman was assaulted.

Emergency services were called to The Common, in Saffron Walden, last weekend after young boy fell from a bouncy castle.

This is the moment the newest air ambulance for Essex was unveiled – descending into the grounds of Audley End House in front of some 3,000 people.

This is the moment more than 200 soldiers from 33 Engineer Regiment arrived in Saffron Walden as part of this year’s Armed Forces Day.


The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its 2017 Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix review.

James Rushford’s century and Ben Harris’ hat-trick led Saffron Walden Cricket Club to a win against Nassington.

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After the incredible success of the first Guardians of the Galaxy movie in 2014, writer/director James Gunn returns for this sequel to continue the story of Marvel’s most disfunctional team of super heroes.

Directed by Nacho Vigalondo, Colossal tells the story of Gloria, played by Anne Hathaway, who after breaking up with her boyfriend, is forced to leave her hedonistic lifestyle in New York and return to her home town to start again.

Alien: Covenant sees acclaimed director Ridley Scott return to the Alien franchise with a follow up to his divisive 2012 prequel Prometheus.

Multi-award winning jazz singer, Liane Carroll will be at the live music club Joanna’s Place’at Saffron Walden’s Fairycroft Centre on Friday, June 30.

Whittlesford Community Gospel Choir, contestants in the BBC Choir of the Year Competition, will be singing at Ickleton Village Hall on Saturday, July 1.

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