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James Bergin, 77, who is missing from Sible Hedingham

Police are appealing for help in finding a 77-year-old man, who is missing from Sible Hedingham.

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Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport bosses have called for the Government to take a step back from making the decision for a new runway in the south east after the announcement was delayed again.

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House of Commons
Headteacher Kate Hockley on the bucking bull. RadWest. Picture: Saffron Photo

A mechanical bull, hobby horse racing and barn dancing were among the activities at Radwinter Primary School’s Wild West-themed summer fundraiser on Saturday (June 25).

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British Gas Case Study. John Wisbey of Thaxted who qualified for the free boiler offer installed at his property. Picture by: www.matthewwalkerphotography.com

A Thaxted man is championing a scheme which sees some people aged over 70 in Essex eligible for a free new boiler.

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Residents in Uttlesford want to see more investment in children’s physical activities, according to an independent study on leisure and recreation in the district.

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Various items were stolen from a house in Green Lane, Little Hallingbury, following a break-in on June 17 between 8.15am and 2.15pm. The front door was forced and thieves conducted a messy search of the bedrooms on the first and second floor.

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Kia
Fire engine driving along road in rain

A number of homes were flooded in Thaxted on Saturday (June 25).

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Casual Father

In my opinion, there are few things more uniquely British than a street party. So it was both an honour and a pleasure to be able to take Elizabeth to her first one last Sunday, aged just eight months old.

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Elizabeth
The EU Referendum count at Riverside Leisure Centre in Chelmsford.

East Anglian voters want a Brexit, backing the national picture following yesterday’s referendum.

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David Cameron
UKIP MP Douglas Carswell hugs his wife Clementine Carswell after his general election win in Clacton.

Leave campaigners are beginning to celebrate a victory as a Brexit looks all but certain – with Essex districts all backing the out vote.

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David Cameron
Two flags - European Union and Great Britain

Residents in South Cambridgeshire have voted in favour to remain in the European Union.

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European Union
Two flags - European Union and Great Britain

The majority of the Uttlesford electorate has voted in favour to leave the European Union.

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European Union
Residents of Saffron Walden went to the polls today to vote in the EU referendum

Voting is under way in Uttlesford in the EU referendum today (Thursday).

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European Union
Amy-Jo Simpson (left) and Lindsay Smith, who are taking on the London to Cambridge challenge

Two friends are set to take on a gruelling 100km challenge for charity in memory of their dads, who both passed away in the last year.

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Cambridge
Volunteers from Stansted Airport helped spruce up a farm at Saffron Walden County High School

A team of volunteers from Stansted Airport braved the mud, wind and rain to help spruce up a farm at Saffron Walden County High School on Monday (June 20).

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Saffron Walden County High School
A man broke his leg and required surgery.

A pedestrian has been seriously injured when he was hit by a car in Linton.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital

Thieves gained entry to a site in Dunmow Road, Start Hill, between 5pm on June 10 and 6.50am on June 13 and stole items from within.

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Stansted Mountfitchet rail station. Picture: Saffron Photo

A young woman was pushed to the ground and robbed of her rucksack as she walked in Stansted in the early hours of Wednesday, June 8.

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Stansted Airport.

Two teenagers were arrested in the early hours of this morning (June 20) after a laser was shone at a plane landing at Stansted Airport and a police helicopter as it flew over Braintree.

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Essex Police
Terrie Lewis

A volunteer who listens to children reading at Great Chesterford Primary School, helps out at the school’s breakfast club and the toddler group Chestertots, has received an award from the village’s parish council.

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Anna chopped 19 inches off her locks.

A nine-year-old from Saffron Walden has had a big chop to her hair to donate it to children with cancer.

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Ireland
Bake Off Finalists

Year 7 and 8 students at Saffron Walden County High held a royal bake off on Friday, June 10.

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Caroline Derbyshire
Saffron Walden Fire Station. Picture: SaffronPhoto

Children had to be evacuated from a school near Saffron Walden this afternoon due to a fire.

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Essex Police HQ in Springfield, Chelmsford

A water leak has caused disruption to computer systems at Essex Police headquarters.

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Roger Hirst
Children from Radwinter Primary School perform traditional maypole dancing.  Picture: Celia Bartlett Photography

Some 300 people enjoyed the Hangi Hog, a Maori and English festival in Radwinter on Saturday (June 11).

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New Zealand
Essex Police have been working on a national operation to check football fans travelling to France

Officers from Essex Police have been working on a national operation at Stansted Airport, checking football-related travellers heading to France for the UEFA European Championships.

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Essex Police
Thousands of people flocked to Finchingfield to  greet the the Tour de France as they speed through the village in 2014.

Spending on cycling within Essex is set to treble as County Hall has rolled out a new strategy to encourage more people onto two wheels.

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Ray Gooding
Saffron Walden birthday celebrations for the Queen's 90th. Picture: Saffron Photo.

Jubilee Gardens in Saffron Walden was filled by hundreds of people on Saturday to mark the Queen’s 90th birthday.

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Saffron Walden
Residents sign the petition for the return of the four-hour parking tariff on Saffron Walden Common

Market traders and retailers say they will continue to fight the council over parking times at Saffron Walden Common and have renewed their petition for a return to a four-hour maximum stay.

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Howard Rolfe

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