Wednesday, October 31, 2018

The leader of Essex County Council said the council is “grateful” to the Chancellor for listening to the voices of local government in his Budget announcement.

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David Finch
Thursday, October 25, 2018

Kemi Badenoch, the Member of Parliament for Saffron Walden, has welcomed the news of £5.9 million of additional social care funding for Essex.

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Kemi Badenoch
Monday, October 15, 2018

Saffron Walden Town Council received the annual Essex Community Award from Essex County Council and Essex Association of Local Councils.

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Richard Freeman
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Essex County Council has earmarked more than £11million for school projects in Uttlesford that will address pressure on primary and secondary places caused by the district’s growth.

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Ray Gooding
Friday, September 21, 2018

More than 130 houses could be built in Great Canfield under plans submitted to Uttlesford District Council (UDC).

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Uttlesford District Council
Monday, September 3, 2018

A hidden Roman temple has been discovered in Great Chesterford - it has shown up in aerial photographs because of the prolonged spell of hot and dry weather over the summer.

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Essex County Council
Thursday, August 30, 2018

Tina O’Dette Wardley, 51, was found unresponsive on June 25 in a field near her home, an inquest hearing was told on Tuesday (August 28).

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UN Court
Friday, August 3, 2018

Residents were given the opportunity to have their say on proposals for a site which could see 400 new homes built and land set aside for a new school in Dunmow.

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Uttlesford District Council
Friday, August 3, 2018

A recommendation for a park and ride in Saffron Walden has been put forward to Essex County Council after a review of bus services and car usage in the town.

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Uttlesford District Council
Friday, July 27, 2018

An application to build more than 100 homes in Thaxted has been met with objections from Essex County Council and Thaxted Parish Council due to a lack of clarity over a proposed school site and inadequate infrastructure to cope with the development.

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Uttlesford District Council
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Parking enforcement officers who operate in districts across north Essex, including in Uttlesford, have launched a new scheme to tackle inconsiderate parking around primary schools.

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Essex County Council
Thursday, July 5, 2018

A road which links Great Dunmow to Great Bardfield and runs through surrounding villages is being used as a “race track” by some motorcyclists, according to a parish council.

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Essex Police
Thursday, June 28, 2018

Two lime trees were removed at Joyce Frankland Academy in Newport after a report incorrectly stated that the trees were outside a conservation area.

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Uttlesford District Council
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Legal proceedings have been started by Essex County Council to move travellers on from a car park in Saffron Walden.

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Uttlesford District Council
Thursday, June 14, 2018

The number of unauthorised encampments in Uttlesford increased sharply last year, with campaigners saying the issue will worsen because of a ‘chronic national shortage of sites’.

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Essex Police
Friday, June 1, 2018

A group of volunteers who carried out a survey of public buses serving Saffron Walden town centre said it is “impossible to link a bus with a train at Audley End” during the day and taxpayers are currently paying for “a near-useless service”.

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Stortford
Monday, May 28, 2018

A section of the national cycle network linking Stansted Airport with communities across Essex has reopened after an £800,000 upgrade.

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Essex County Council
Thursday, May 17, 2018

The mayor of Dunmow has said that the town and its surrounding areas need another hospital and more police officers as the town continues to expand.

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Uttlesford District Council
Thursday, May 10, 2018

Newly-resurfaced roads in Henham will be revisited by a contractor after they began to fall apart less than a week after works were completed.

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Essex County Council
Friday, May 4, 2018

The chairman of Saffron Academy Trust said the sale of Walden School to developers was a “very sad loss” after efforts to secure the site for use within the state sector failed.

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Department for Education
Sunday, April 22, 2018

Political party Residents for Uttlesford (R4U) says it has major concerns about a new planning application by a developer to build 150 houses in Saffron Walden.

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Uttlesford District Council
Friday, April 20, 2018

A parish councillor has said he wants to hold Essex County Council (ECC) “to account” after claims that more than 400 residents in a development near Little Dunmow have had to wait in excess of three years for a “21st century broadband connection”.

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Essex County Council
Monday, April 16, 2018

A stretch of road which links several Uttlesford villages is “becoming more and more dangerous” due to high speeds and a large number of lorries travelling down it, a parish council chairman has said.

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Essex County Council
Friday, April 6, 2018

Women working at Essex County Council (ECC) are paid almost 10 per cent less than men on average, new figures have revealed.

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Essex County Council
Friday, April 6, 2018

Essex County Council (ECC) has said the “eviction process” has begun for a traveller site in Great Dunmow.

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Essex County Council
Monday, April 2, 2018

Roads in Uttlesford which have been badly affected by recent winter weather will benefit from more than a third of a Government funding pot to help repair any potholes and storm damage.

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Chris Grayling
Friday, March 23, 2018

A proposal set out by the Government which warns councils they could lose planning powers if not enough homes are built have been met with criticism from a council group who say it is a ‘further attack’ on authorities who are struggling to build the required number of homes.

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John Lodge
Thursday, March 15, 2018

A campaign group aiming to stop the expansion of Stansted Airport has accused Uttlesford District Council and the owners of the airport of having a “cash for favours” secret agreement over a recently-submitted planning application.

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Brian Ross
Thursday, February 22, 2018

A Great Dunmow doctor was left with a repair bill for £1,600 after he drove into a pothole, despite Essex County Council admitting it failed in its duty to maintain the road and a road inspection occurring just months before.

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Essex County Council
Monday, February 19, 2018

Flitch Green residents have claimed they are being left behind by Essex County Council’s superfast broadband rollout scheme, which has reached 100,000 homes and businesses, with some saying their work is suffering because of slow broadband speed.

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Essex County Council

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