Thursday, August 15, 2019

A solar farm which would power more than 13,000 homes a year could be developed on Thaxted farmland, under plans submitted to Uttlesford District Council (UDC).

A restaurant which was found to have been employing illegal workers after multiple raids, has been granted a licence to sell alcohol again.

A Lidl superstore, retirement apartments and an 80-bed care home could be moving in to a former packaging site in Saffron Walden.

A north Essex jeweller is showing all the stellar pulling power of his Hollywood namesake - as high-spending customers beat a path to his door.

Saffron Walden MP Kemi Badenoch has supported a proposal which would improve mobile coverage in rural areas.

A restaurant has been accused of attempting to "pull the wool over the authorities' eyes" by the police, after applying for a new licence to sell alcohol.

Stansted Airport opened its first multi-storey car park this week, the latest phase in its transformation project.

Eagled-eye cinema-goers will spot a familiar sight in summer blockbuster, Spider-man: Far From Home, as several scenes were filmed in Stansted Airport last summer.

The majority of rural households in Essex are regularly frustrated with slow broadband speeds and confused over the type of service they should be receiving, a survey has revealed.

Uttlesford district councillors intend to "review" a Stansted Airport planning application which was "rushed through", after councillors made the bold decision to refer the matter back to planning committee, defying legal advice from council officers.

Police officers arrested four men at an award-winning restaurant in Thaxted, on Friday.

Passengers using easyJet could face delays at Stansted Airport later this summer, if check-in staff go on strike in a pay dispute, Unite, Britain and Ireland's largest union, warned today (June 17).

Jamie Brown of Archant's free Digital Decoded workshops explains how customer habits are changing - and businesses must keep up to survive.

An Essex family attraction has been given the go-ahead to create a huge, bespoke adventure play area and expand its offering.

Jamie Brown explains how Digital Decoded can help SMEs navigate the mire of marketing products.

Stansted airport said it had to handle "a unique set of challenges" to ensure that the arrival of the American president and first lady ran smoothly as Air Force One touched down at the start of a state visit on Monday, June 3.

Archant's Digital Decoded workshops offer a no-nonsense guide to SEO and more. Jamie Brown explains what you'll learn at the free sessions.

Online display advertising can help smaller businesses target their advertising to those who may be interested in their products.

The post office in Newport closed its doors on Monday, but negotiations are ongoing to see if a new deal can be struck to make the business profitable.

A Michelin star restaurant in Little Dunmow will reopen this month, after electricity problems forced the celebrated eatery to close in March this year.

The leader of a residents' group which dramatically ousted the Conservative administration in the May local elections at the Essex district which is home to Stansted airport has hit out at what he believes was a flawed decision to back plans for its expansion, but said it couldn't be overturned by the council now.

Children had the chance to meet a famous Disney Channel star at Tea Amo in Saffron Walden in the Easter holidays.

A property investment company owned by Uttlesford District Council (UDC) made a £3.3million loss last year, it has emerged.

The Cricketers Arms pub in Rickling Green, which closed last month due to "unforeseen circumstances", is up for sale.

A former Saffron Walden County High School pupil who joined a local business as an apprentice is encouraging other students to consider the career pathway.

The new owner of The Crown in Elsenham says he wants to create a "real community pub" in the village.

The owners of Audley End Miniature Railway hope to build a new cafe and playground to help the attraction become financially sustainable following the loss of its creator and benefactor, Lord Braybrooke.

An extraordinary council meeting will take place on Thursday (April 25) to consider whether the final approval notice for Stansted Airport's planning application to increase passenger numbers should be delayed until after the upcoming local elections.

Birchanger is the first Uttlesford village to benefit from a countywide roll-out of ultrafast fibre broadband.

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