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A van was seen travelling the wrong way down the M11

A police helicopter was scrambled to the M11 this morning (Wednesday, July 27) when a van was spotted driving the wrong way on the motorway.

Left to right: Stansted Airport’s Chris Wiggan, Marcella M’Rabety and Neil Robinson collecting the CommunityMark award. Pictured are others winners of the award. Pic: Alastair Fyfe

Stansted Airport has been recognised for its commitment to community projects in the area with a prestigious national award.

A private jet landed safely at Stansted Airport following reports of brake and hydraulic issues

Firefighters were scrambled to Stansted Airport on Sunday (July 24) after reports of a private jet with brake and hydraulic problems while in the air.

The ground sheet at Saffron Walden Cricket Club was ripped overnight between 9pm on July 15 and 8.51am on July 16.

Stansted Airport

Planes carrying a number of passengers came within 700ft of each other after instructions were given to the wrong aircraft, an inquiry has found.

Casual Father

Of the things that make you feel old, finding a grey hair has to be close to the top of the list.

The M11 will have a 50mph in both directions at Junction 8 for three months

A 50mph speed limit will be in place on the M11 in both directions at junction 8 near Stansted while work is carried out by Highways England repairing an embankment.

Sport

Joe Barrs bowls for Walden

Promotion-chasing Saffron Walden bounced back from a six-wicket Tucker Gardner Division One defeat to Godmanchester to beat Waresley at Anglo American Playing Fields on Saturday.

Martin Johnson (right)

Chairman Martin Johnson says he was ‘proud’ of Saffron Walden Town Football Club’s achievements during his tenure at the club following his resignation at the Bloods’ annual general meeting last Wednesday night.

Saffron Walden GC complete hat-rick of CAGU Division One titles

Saffron Walden Golf Club has completed a hat-trick of scratch league titles for the first time in its near 100 year history.

Saffron Striders with town mayor David Roach

Despite the heat, Saffron Striders picked up several trophies on Sunday in two locations.

Josh Down. Picture by Jamie Pluck.

Giles Ecclestone’s half century came in vain as Saffron Walden were beaten by six wickets by Godmanchester.

What's On

Theatre Royal Bath June  2016 Dress Rehearsal
Present Laughter by Noel Coward Directed by Stephen Unwin
Designer Simon Higlett   Lighting Designer Paul Pyant
Samuel West/Garry Essendine   Phyllis Logan/Monica Reed
Daisy Boulton/Daphne Stillington   Martin Hancock/Fred
Rebecca Johnson/Liz Essedine  Sally Tatum/Miss Erikson
Toby Longworth/Henry Lyppiatt   Zoe Boyle/Joanne Lyppiatt
Jason Morell/Morris Dixon  Elizabeth Holland/Lady Saltbury
Patrick Walshe McBride/Ronald Maule
©NOBBY CLARK
+44(0)7941-515770
+44(0)20-7274-2105
nobby@nobbyclark.co.uk

This is far and away the best production Cambridge Arts Theatre has staged this year and possibly the funniest and slickest in its 80-year history.

Theatre Royal Bath June  2016 Dress Rehearsal
Present Laughter by Noel Coward Directed by Stephen Unwin
Designer Simon Higlett   Lighting Designer Paul Pyant
Samuel West/Garry Essendine   Phyllis Logan/Monica Reed
Daisy Boulton/Daphne Stillington   Martin Hancock/Fred
Rebecca Johnson/Liz Essedine  Sally Tatum/Miss Erikson
Toby Longworth/Henry Lyppiatt   Zoe Boyle/Joanne Lyppiatt
Jason Morell/Morris Dixon  Elizabeth Holland/Lady Saltbury
Patrick Walshe McBride/Ronald Maule
©NOBBY CLARK
+44(0)7941-515770
+44(0)20-7274-2105
nobby@nobbyclark.co.uk

Phyllis Logan, beloved on our television screens as housekeeper Mrs Hughes in Downton Abbey and before that as Lady Jane Felsham in Lovejoy, returns to the stage this month starring in Noel Coward’s Present Laughter.

Milton Jones

Big names Milton Jones and Henning Wehn headline at Cambridge Comedy Festival this weekend in the Marquee on Jesus Green.

Concerts at the Cramphorn Theatre

Picture by Doug Blanks

Jazz musician Jeffery Wilson will play the piano to accompany silent films at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Wednesday, August 3.

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