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The Saffron Walden Young Carers group in America

Youngsters from the Saffron Walden Young Carers Group are currently on the trip of a lifetime in the USA after raising the money themselves to get there.

Beales of Saffron Walden

New ownership interest has been expressed for the Beales premises when the store closes in January.

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Matilda

An eight-year old girl from Saffron Walden who collects pieces of china, bones and oyster shells from her mudlarking on The Thames, will appear in the new series of The Antiques Roadshow.

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Some of the fake goods seized at Stansted Airport last month

Fake goods with an estimated value of more than half a million pounds were seized by Border Force officers at Stansted Airport over three days last month.

Border Force
Linton Village College

There were high achievers at Linton Village College, where 73 per cent of students taking GCSEs achieved five passes at A*-C including English and maths.

Linton Village College
Perse School

Over three quarters of GCSE grades achieved today (August 25) at The Perse School were A* and 94 per cent of grades were A* or A.

Joyce Frankland GCSEs

At Joyce Frankland Academy, there were record highs in English with 86 per cent of students achieving top grades and 25 per cent getting an A or A* in maths.

Gordon Farquhar

Stansted News

Thu, 17:17
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Some of the fake goods seized at Stansted Airport last month

Fake goods with an estimated value of more than half a million pounds were seized by Border Force officers at Stansted Airport over three days last month.

Do you recognise these photographs? Essex Police are keen to trace the owners of the memory cards

Officers in Essex are trying to unite digital storage cards with their rightful owners after a man was arrested on suspicion of theft at Stansted Airport last month.

Stansted Airport

A wanted man was arrested at Stansted on Monday (Aug 15) after he flew into the airport from Spain.

Spain
Amy Johnson mural

Artwork dedicated to the memory of British aviator Amy Johnson, who in 1930 was the first female pilot to fly alone from England to Australia, has been placed at Stansted Airport.

Abellio will run rail services in the region until 2025.

Abellio Greater Anglia is to run rail services in the region for the next nine years after being awarded a £1.4bn contract by the government.

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Beales of Saffron Walden

New ownership interest has been expressed for the Beales premises when the store closes in January.

Beales of Saffron Walden

Beales in Saffron Walden will close its doors to customers in the new year after the department store failed to reach a new agreement over its rent in the Market Square.

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.

Stansted Airport.

Stansted Airport should be expanded and transport links improved, according to an independent report published last week.

Stansted airport CEO Andrew Cowan.

Annual profits at Stansted Airport have increased by more than 16 per cent it was revealed today as new passenger figures confirmed that it is on course for its busiest ever year.

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