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Police cordon off Bentfield Gardens

The son of a ‘murdered’ woman and her partner in Stansted Mountfitchet was found laughing outside their home, jurors heard on the first day of the his trial.

Gillian Phillips
Thomson's first flight from Stansted Airport to Cancun, using the Dreamliner, was today. Picture: Tony Pick Photography

The first long haul Thomson flight from Stansted Airport took off today (Tuesday).

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Saffron Walden. Picture: SaffronPhoto

Motorists around Safffron Walden are facing chaos later this month as a key road is due to be shut for works.

Essex County Council

Tools worth £1,500 were stolen from a shed in Wendens Ambo. Thieves entered the shed, in the rear garden of a home, between April 20 and 21 by damaging the lock.

Essex Police
A driver may have seen crash

A driver could hold key information about a two-car crash just outside Clavering.

Newport
Saffron Walden Crank Up. Picture: Roger King

The reinvigorated Saffron Walden Crank Up returns to Newport next weekend.

Newport

Stansted News

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Thomson's first flight from Stansted Airport to Cancun, using the Dreamliner, was today. Picture: Tony Pick Photography

The first long haul Thomson flight from Stansted Airport took off today (Tuesday).

President Obama exits Air Force One after landing at Stansted Airport.

Barack Obama flew into Stansted Airport tonight (Thursday) as part of a short visit.

David Cameron
Abellio Greater Anglia train at Stansted Mountfitchet rail station. Picture: Saffron Photo

Passengers between London and Stansted are being told to use alternative trains or not travel until late this afternoon due to an issue on the railway.

Cambridge
Stansted Airport.

Stansted Airport enjoyed its busiest ever March as more than 1.89 million passengers passed through the Essex hub during the month.

Stansted
Stephensons bus

Architects of a bus timetable which gives shoppers from Dunmow just EIGHT minutes to go around town may have to go back to the drawing board.

Essex County Council

Business

Thursday, April 21, 2016
Founder John McGregor (far left) with son Robert (far right) and employees at Contamac in Saffron Walden

A Saffron Walden company has received a highly prestigious national business award for its work in developing materials for contact lenses.

Max Shorter, who will manage Hart's Books in Saffron Walden

Saffron Walden’s new bookshop will open for business later this week and the Reporter has been granted access behind the scenes at the King Street store.

Work continues at Hart's Books in King Street, which is expected to open imminently

The wait is nearly over for book-lovers in Saffron Walden as the opening of a new independent bookshop in town draws ever closer.

Stansted Airport.

Stansted Airport enjoyed its busiest ever March as more than 1.89 million passengers passed through the Essex hub during the month.

Beales of Saffron Walden

Beales in Saffron Walden will remain open for at least the next 10 months after a reduced rental agreement was reached with creditors last week.

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