The policing precept is set to rise by 1.99 per cent, following approval by the Essex Police and Crime Panel.
Knitters across the country are being called on to take up their needles in aid of a breast cancer campaign which has spread like wildfire in a matter of hours.
One million pounds is to be spent on upgrading the M11 at Junction 8 over the next five years.
Social media exploded last night (Wednesday) with an outpouring of support for a woman diagnosed with breast cancer.
A headteacher who transformed his secondary school into one of the highest-achieving comprehensives in the country is to step down after 12 years in the role.
This afternoon (Wednesday), firefighters tackled a blaze at a kitchen fire in Elsenham.
Hundreds of primary school places will be made available to meet growing demand in Saffron Walden – but headteachers insist classroom sizes will not increase.
An 18-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences at Stansted Airport.
Stansted Airport attracted more than 2million more passengers during 2014 than in the previous 12 months, according to annual figures released today.
Budget airline Ryanair saw its shares hit an all-time high this week after a drive to improve its image helped attract a million extra passengers last month.
Queues stretching twice the length of the terminal and delays of up to two hours were reported at Stansted Airport, after an exit door mistakenly left open triggered a security hazard at the weekend.