A recruitment drive to bring more teachers to Essex – from as far afield as Australia – is being continued by County Hall.
Sixth formers in Saffron Walden had a last night of fun before getting down to hard work for exams.
Fractionally more Essex parents have got their children into their preferred primary school.
Uttlesford residents should prepare for yet more rain today (Friday) as more showers are on their way.
Flooding is causing disruption to traffic around Saffron Walden today (Friday).