Essex Police believe a vehicle fire in Cow Lane, Great Chesterford was started deliberately.
Proposals to build a new A120 dual carriageway between Braintree and the A12 in Essex have received an enthusiastic welcome from almost 100 businesses from across the area.
A greater proportion of Essex teenagers achieved the expected standards in last year’s toughened-up GCSE exams than across England, revised government data has confirmed.
Councillors in Saffron Walden say they are ‘appalled’ by proposals to change roads in the town which they believe could pose a risk to cyclists and school children.
An exclusion zone was set up in an Essex village after a high pressure gas main ruptured – forcing 20 families out of their homes.
Essex County Council last night refused to back down from its “disgraceful” new home-school transport policy despite fresh pressure from campaigners and hard-pressed families.
As the first true snow of winter falls across Saffron Walden, Dunmow and the rest of Uttlesford, we want to share your pictures of fun in the cold stuff.
Roger Hirst, Essex Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner is holding a public meeting in Saffron Walden on Monday, December 4, to follow up on his event in the town in February.
The construction of a new £11m technical college at Stansted Airport was officially started yesterday as part of the launch of the Government’s Industrial Strategy White Paper.
A house was left uninhabitable and a garage destroyed after a blaze broke out at the property this morning.
Drivers whose illegal parking prevents road surfacing work could be fined and have their car moved.
Essex Highways has released seven tips for drivers to follow to stay safe this winter.
Thousands of Essex pupils will benefit from a new two-year project aiming to improve the progress and attainment of boys in reading.
Saffron Walden Town Council has dropped a judicial review fighting Essex Highways’ plans to paint double yellow lines in the town.
Work has officially begun on a new 210-place primary school in Stansted Mountfitchet.
A campaign to get former teachers back into the profession in Essex is being re-run in a bid to tackle the shortage in the county.
Fire crews from Stansted, Newport and Great Dunmow were among those called to tackle a lorry blaze on the M11.
Urgent action needs to be taken against childhood obesity, leaders have warned, as new figures show at least 34 people aged under 25 in the East of England have Type 2 diabetes.
As heavy downpours continue across the region tonight, residents are being warned to make sure family members are safe before salvaging belongings in the event of a household flood.
Work is set to begin at Stansted Airport after councillors approved plans for a new £11million technical skills college at the site this week.
Work to build a new junction on the M11 near Stansted Airport will begin this winter.
A listening bench has been installed in Clavering as part of a project to connect people with stories from the past.
Councillors in Saffron Walden are calling for Walden School to be taken over by an education trust which also runs Saffron Walden County High School (SWCHS).
Work has begun on a £12 million independent living housing scheme in Saffron Walden.
Parents and local residents are invited to have their say on plans to double the size of a village school.
Essex County Fire Service has issued road safety advise following three fatal road traffic collisions in Essex over the weekend.
More than 24,000 homes and businesses in Essex are set to get superfast broadband under a £24million deal from Essex County Council.
Sport chiefs in Essex want to get 60,000 more people active in the county in a bid to save the NHS some of the £58million it spends locally treating inactive people.
Firefighters managed to stop a pressurised gas container from exploding when a fire engulfed two workshops and a shed in Essex last night.