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A doctors’ surgery in Stansted will complete its long-awaited move to new premises at the end of the month in what has been described as “a real coup” for residents of the town.

An 11th hour U-turn over publication of housing proposals in Uttlesford District Council’s Local Plan has caused confusion among councillors who say they have been “left in the dark”.

A former Archbishop of Canterbury held an anniversary service in a Hadstock church to mark 1,000 years since the Battle of Assandun.

A mountain bike was stolen from the front garden of a home in Sheds Lane, Saffron Walden, between 5pm and 7pm on October 7.

A housing association has secured £65million of funding to build 850 affordable homes in the next five years.

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a home burglary in Elsenham.

A concert by the 78 RPM Big Band at Thaxted Parish Church on Sunday, October 2, sold some 300 tickets at £15 each to raise money for the Friends of Thaxted Church, the group that looks after the building.


Tom Blomqvist concluded a successful 2016 DTM season with two point-scoring finishes at the series finale in Hockenheim.

Shaun Avis hit a hat-trick as Saffron Walden Town ended a five-match winless league run with this routine victory over the Premier Division’s bottom club.

Saffron Walden Swimming Club have appointed Olympic bronze medal-winning swimmer David Lowe as their new head coach.

It’s now three Thurlow Nunn Premier Division defeats in a row for Stuart Wardley’s Saffron Walden Town after a comprehensive 3-0 loss at Hadleigh United on Saturday.

Danny Hunter’s Saffron Walden got back to winning ways at Ruislip with an enthralling 40-29 victory that ebbed and flowed as both teams played some good entertaining rugby.

What's On

On its way to the West End, the musical, Stepping Out is at Cambridge Arts theatre from October 31 to November 5, starring Amanda Holden, Angela Griffin, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Tamzin Outhwaite and Nicola Stephenson.

Hit stage show Big Girls Don’t Cry, a tribute show celebrating the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons is at Rhodes Arts Complex on October 29.

John Hewer plays Tommy Cooper in Just Like That! at the Rhodes Arts Complex on October 27.

The artist Grayson Perry, who lived in Great Bardfield as a teenager, will be at St Mary’s Church, Great Bardfield on Friday, October 28 to launch his new book The Descent of Man.

Dennis Potter’s Blue Remembered Hills will be at Clavering Village Hall from Friday, October 28 to Sunday, October 30, presented by Clavering Players.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

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