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NHS

A new group in Uttlesford means that residents will have their say on NHS health and care issues in the area.

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Boy - The new show from HyperFusion Theatre Company

Saffron Walden based theatre company HyperFusion are set to go on a national tour of junior and secondary schools later this year with their new show - Boy.

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London
Mark Pivac, with guide dog Hero and Alan Ambrose holding some of the broken glass found on the street

A Saffron Walden guide dog owner has urged residents in the town to be watchful of street debris after broken glass was found strewn along the pavement in Station Road last week.

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London
Firefighters are to stage a strike

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has announced that firefighters in Essex will be taking industrial action over further proposed cuts to jobs in the county.

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Police are advising people not to give out any personal information

Police are warning Essex residents to be careful as fraudsters claiming to work as tech support are contacting victims.

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Uttlesford District Council headquarters on London Road, Saffron Walden.

Political parties in Uttlesford have clashed over a call for council meetings to be held in private.

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Coxless Crew arrive in Hawaii

After months at sea, Saffron Walden solicitor Isabel Burnham has returned to life on land. ABIGAIL WEAVING speaks to Isabel as she got back to the UK to discuss life on board and resuming normal life.

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United Kingdom
Floral tributes left at the scene of Stansted double murder

Neighbours of a Stansted Mountfitchet couple have been left shocked and saddened after their suspected double murder in the village last week.

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Chelmsford Crown Court
Jake Seaton

A man who stole more than £1,000 worth of oil that provided heating for a hospice near Harlow has been jailed for 21 months.

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Chelmsford Crown Court

The ambulance service in west Essex is urging people to train as student paramedics.

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NHS
Thermal image of house.

The district of Uttlesford has saved over £45,000 in energy costs since February this year.

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Essex County Council
Dean Godfrey triathlon

A 50-year-old man from Linton spent over 14 hours swimming, cycling and running in this year’s Bastion challenge.

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A Montblanc pen was stolen

Officers are investigating a burglary at a house in Saffron Walden where thieves stole several electronic items and an expensive pen.

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SWS 30 Race for Life Harris

The chairman of Uttlesford District Council Councillor Stephanie Harris and her team have raised £1,500 for Cancer Research after they joined thousands of women on Sunday July 12, Cancer Research’s Race for Life.

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Uttlesford District Council
Rehearsals in full swing for the wedding dance

An ex-student from Saffron Walden County High School surprised her wedding guests with a four-minute-long dance routine on Tuesday (July 21).

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Police cordon off Bentfield Gardens

Police have charged a 23-year-old man with the murders of two people in Stansted on Wednesday night (July 22).

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Police cordon off Bentfield Gardens

Detectives investigating a double murder in Stansted are continuing to question a 23-year-old man.

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Uttlesford District Council headquarters on London Road, Saffron Walden.

Uttlesford District Council is owed £2.5million in council tax arrears, new figures from the Money Advice Trust have revealed.

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Uttlesford District Council

Detectives have launched a murder investigation after two people died at a house in Stansted last night (Wednesday).

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Saffron Walden Aldi opening.

More than 200 people queued outside Aldi for its official opening on Thursday (July 16), with 100 of its first customers landing their hands on a ‘golden ticket’.

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Saffron Walden
Stansted Information

Stansted Airport has announced earnings of more than £270million in the last year, which is an increase of nearly 11 per cent.

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United Kingdom
Volunteers pack up skeletons for the big store move at Saffron Walden Museum

Volunteers will have put in almost 7,000 hours to help run Saffron Walden Museum by the end of the year.

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TWI funding

The Welding Institute (TWI) at Great Abington, which tests under sea pipes, aircraft and other structures throughout industry and engineering has received £1.75 million to boost its trial facilities.

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Paramedics were called to Radlett

A man in his forties came off his motorcycle outside the Plough Grill and Bar earlier today (Monday).

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Two fire crews tackled a blaze in a ground floor flat in Bromfield, Saffron Walden, last night (Sunday) after a chip pan set the kitchen alight.

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Cambridge
Saffron Walden Grove Tennis Club enjoy their wooden racquet tournamenrt

Wielding wooden racquets Saffron Walden Grove Tennis Club took to the courts to celebrate their newly refurbished Astroturf and club house on Saturday (July 11).

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Three peaks cycle

A pair of old school friends from Saffron Walden County High have cycled over 450 miles and scaled over 3,000 metres raising £1,150 for two mental health charities, Mind and OCD Action.

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Crowds enjoy the Flying Legends Air Show

Thousands of visitors from all over the world visited Imperial War Museum Duxford over the weekend (July 11-12) for a feast of nostalgia at the Flying Legends Air Show.

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United Kingdom
Dom Crabb, Paul Dyce, Simon Elphik (support driver) Ross McNaughton, Tom Macfadyen, Jimmy HIll

A group of fathers from Clavering are getting on their bikes to raise money for new facilities at Clavering Primary School. The intrepid riders will be biking 270 miles from Clavering Primary School in Hartlepool to their home territory of Clavering Primary School in Essex. One of the riders, Jonathan Hill, said: “The project will leave lasting benefits for the school and children. The transport, logistics and accommodation are all 
self-funded so every penny is going to the school.”

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