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Houses could be out of reach.

Only a third of couples can afford to buy a home in Uttlesford, new research has shown.

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Ryanair has announced three new routes from Stansted

Ryanair has announced three new routes from Stansted from the start of November, as part of its winter 2016 schedule.

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Essex County Council

Announcing that Essex County Council must save £1million every week for the next four years, David Finch, the council’s Conservative leader saw his budget of cuts voted in on Tuesday – and amendments to it by Lib Dems and Labour voted out.

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David Finch
Friends'  Junior School pancake races

Youngsters in Saffron Walden got into the spirit for Pancake Day.

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Spain
A 19-year-old man arrested at Stansted on Friday (February 5) is to stand trial at the Old Bailey

A 19-year-old man who was arrested on terror charges at Stansted Airport on Friday (February 5) was allegedly on his way to Syria to join IS.

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Syria
British Airways announced flights from Stansted.

British Airways has announced it is to start flying from Stansted Airport this summer.

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Andrew Harrison
Parent Catherine Kelly with some of the pupils at Katherine Semar Infant School who made the gingerbread scene

It’s not often that pupils get to smash up all their hard work, and even more rare that they get to eat it.

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Tesco

A ladder and a lawn scarifier were stolen from a shed in Wethersfield.

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Essex Police
A man was arrested on terror charges at Stansted on Friday (February 5).

A man who was arrested at Stansted Airport on Friday will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court today (Monday, February 8), charged with offences under the Terrorism Act.

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Edward Binns (6) of Saffron Walden with Dave Evansger Sue Ward  trying out the smoothie cycle ride.

Shoppers in Saffron Walden were treated to a free smoothie... the only catch was they had to use their leg power to blend them.

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Tesco
Stephen Kavanagh, Chief Constable of Essex Police.

A candidate for the Essex Police and Crime Commissioner role has questioned the ‘high’ salary paid to the chief constable of Essex Police.

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Stephen Kavanagh
St John the Evangelist Church in Langley, which is at the centre of a tug-of-war between two community groups

More than 90 visitors attended an exhibition at the weekend detailing plans to turn an 1,000-year-old village church into a multi-use community centre.

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Alan Haselhurst
Michael Steward

“I’m meeting the girls tomorrow night for a few cocktails.” I received my wife’s words with a certain trepidation.

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Mark Starte (TIC), Mary Tebje (Visit Essex), John Oliver (Saffron Walden Town Team) and Correne Dedman (Visit Essex)

Representatives from Saffron Walden Tourist Information and the Town Team attended a national travel and tourism show two weeks ago to promote the town.

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London
Uttlesford District Council headquarters on London Road, Saffron Walden.

An increase of one per cent, an extra £1.40 a year for the Band D property is being sought by Uttlesford District Council.

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Uttlesford District Council
Cars parked in Mount Pleasant Road, which is one of the streets facing new restrictions

A series of new parking proposals in Saffron Walden designed to improve traffic in problem areas of the town have been put forward.

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Friends' School
Cannabis plant

A mechanical engineer from Wimbish who was caught with 27 cannabis plants in his summerhouse last year was fined and ordered to pay costs at Chelmsford Magistrates Court today.

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The East of England Ambulance Service received 920 stroke-related calls in Cambridgeshire last winter.

Employees at the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) have been praised by patients in a new report published this week.

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NHS
Missing girl Elise Webb

A Saffron Walden teenager who went missing yesterday (Tuesday) was found this morning.

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Missing girl Elise Webb

Police are appealing for the public’s help to find teenager Elise Webb, who is missing from her home in Saffron Walden.

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999 response

A man in his 60s was rushed to hospital after suffering a heart attack in Elsenham this morning (Tuesday).

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Councillor Susan Barker and dog Scrap with animal warden Sue Knight with dog Sonja at the launch.

Free microchipping for dogs is being offered ahead of a change in the law from April 6 ruling that all dogs must be microchipped.

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Uttlesford District Council

Entry was gained to a premises in Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, on January 24 at 7pm via a first floor window. The window was forced and damage was caused to the metal frame and handle, estimated at £200. Nothing was taken from the premises but the front of a filing cabinet, worth around £100, was ripped off.

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Newport
Sir Alan Haselhurst has his blood pressure checked by weekend GP, Dr Roddy Rodriguez.

Saffron Walden MP Sir Alan Haselhurst welcomed a new weekend GP service in Uttlesford with a visit to the town’s community hospital on Saturday (January 23).

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Alan Haselhurst
Students at the EPQ fair

Sixth form college students in Saffron Walden have showcased projects which will give a boost to their academic careers.

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Darren Fuller (left) and Moyra Jackson

After raising £2,800 for the Poppy Appeal, by knitting and selling poppies Elsenham WI received a certificate of appreciation from the Royal British Legion.

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Saffron Walden rock group on stage.

Youngsters from the Livewire Rock Academy in Saffron Walden played a concert at the Rhodes Centre in Bishop’s Stortford.

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Christmas trees were stolen from Tesco.

A man has been apprehended after Christmas trees were stolen from a Saffron Walden shop.

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Tesco
Stansted Airport

A drone came to within 50 metres of colliding with a passenger jet that took off from Stansted in September, a new report has revealed.

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Manchester

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