The Bishop of Lahore attended a church service and reception in Saffron Walden at the weekend in a return visit following town mayor Sarfraz Anjum’s trip to Pakistan last month.
A huge pumpkin man who towers more than 60ft tall will be on show for nine days in Stansted starting this weekend (Saturday, October 22).
A doctors’ surgery in Stansted will complete its long-awaited move to new premises at the end of the month in what has been described as “a real coup” for residents of the town.
An 11th hour U-turn over publication of housing proposals in Uttlesford District Council’s Local Plan has caused confusion among councillors who say they have been “left in the dark”.
A former Archbishop of Canterbury held an anniversary service in a Hadstock church to mark 1,000 years since the Battle of Assandun.
A mountain bike was stolen from the front garden of a home in Sheds Lane, Saffron Walden, between 5pm and 7pm on October 7.
A housing association has secured £65million of funding to build 850 affordable homes in the next five years.
Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a home burglary in Elsenham.
A concert by the 78 RPM Big Band at Thaxted Parish Church on Sunday, October 2, sold some 300 tickets at £15 each to raise money for the Friends of Thaxted Church, the group that looks after the building.
An immersive and interactive theatre company based in Saffron Walden have been invited to entertain Parliament next month.
I understand that being on a flight sat near a screaming child is not everyone’s idea of a good time.
Re-enactors on horseback paraded through Saffron Walden on their way to Audley End House last week (October 5).
Winning photographs, prints and portraits will be exhibited in Saffron Walden Library this month (until October 29).
A fashion show at Fanny and Frank, the dress shop in Saffron Walden, has raised £800 for the charity Home-Start, which helps families with young children.
All lanes have re-opened on the M11 following an accident which is causing severe delays and a 15 mile traffic jam today (October 13).
A surprise well done and welcome home party was thrown for a Paralmpic triathlete from Saffron Walden this week (October 10).
Furious villagers have spoken of their outrage after planners agreed to the partial demolition of a listed building.
The number of potholes on main routes in Essex has halved after significant investment in the county’s roads, and the Government’s Pothole Action Fund, says Essex County Council.
A special church service, the annual Justice Service for the County of Essex, was held in Saffron Walden on Sunday, instead of the usual venue of Chelmsford Cathedral.
Young people across Essex are being encouraged to stand in the Young Essex Assembly election in November.
A teacher from Little Hallingbury Primary School was one of three people from Uttlesford to collect Best of West Awards at a ceremony last week.
Border Force officers at Stansted Airport seized 12.5kgs of cannabis hidden in a passenger’s luggage.
A pedestrian who died after a crash in Haverhill last week has been named by police.
There was an attempted burglary on a house in Alderbury Road, Stansted North, on October 1 at 2.30am, but the would-be burglars set off an alarm when they touched the door handle.
Following controversy over the Saffron Walden chains of office being taken to Pakistan, town mayor Sarfraz Anjum has moved to introduce new rules regarding use of the trappings abroad.
GI bride Audrey Paschal, formerly Audrey Ridgewell from Saffron Walden, has died aged 91 in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina.
The official opening of a new primary school in Stansted took place last week and parents of pupils were invited to join in the celebrations.
The Stansted Express route will benefit from brand-new trains under the latest rail franchise which begins next week.
If you’re looking to buy a used Volkswagen, now’s the time to do it.
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