Human rights campaigners have hit out at Essex Police after new figures revealed how the force is increasingly using spit guards including on children -the youngest being 15-years-old.
A woman arrested at Stansted Airport over the weekend on suspicion of endangering an aircraft for has been released on bail.
A councillor who "left politics for good" eight years ago has taken up the post of Uttlesford District Council (UDC) chairman.
Firefighters had to smash a car window to rescue a child left inside the vehicle in hot weather.
As a young nurse working in Hitchin during the Second World War, Brenda Seward tended to five German officers after their planes had been shot down over England.
A pensioner was airlifted to hospital following a collision on the A120 between Braintree and Dunmow.
A loud bang heard by hundreds of homeowners across Uttlesford was caused by a fighter jet breaking the sound barrier, it has been confirmed.
A string of burglaries in Saffron Walden has sparked an appeal for information from police.
Felsted residents can have their say on a plan which aims to guide future development in the village during a six-week consultation.
Pupils at Clavering Primary School learned about climate and how to look after the environment, as part of an initiative to improve awareness of the natural world.
Newport Flower Festival at St Mary's Church at the weekend raised £698 for the church's decoration fund.
Essex County Fire and Rescue Service has urged homeowners not to leave appliances running overnight after a washing machine caught fire in Great Chesterford.
A husband and wife have secured the long-term future of a restaurant in Stansted Mountfitchet.
A musical picnic called More in Common on the Common takes place on Saturday, June 22, near the new playground on Saffron Walden Common.
Pen pals who have been writing to each other for the last year had the chance to meet during a visit at a school in Stansted.
Seven pairs of siblings are in Annie, playing at Saffron Walden Town Hall on Saturday, June 29.
More than 19,000 doctors' appointments were missed by patients in west Essex in the first four months of this year, according to NHS data.
A young speedway star from Linton has made progress in his battle to recover from a life-threatening crash.
Finchingfield scouts have joined forces with the village's Royal British Legion branch.
Saffron Walden MP Kemi Badenoch has said she will continue to lobby the Government to make sure schools in her constituency have the resources they need.
Saffron Walden Town Council has agreed to cut back on its use of chemical weed killers in response to concerns for the environment.
Recent downpours meant entries to the Saffron Walden Horticultural Society's Rose and Floral Show were down but organisers said there was still "a good display".
Police are appealing for information after a four-year-old pug called Buttercup was stolen during a fun day in Little Hallingbury.
Tributes have been paid to the manager of a long-established Dunmow business, who died on May 28.
The first Hildersham Country Fayre will include demonstrations of sheep shearing, horse and cart rides, a gundog display, vintage vehicles and a chase the dummy dog race.
Stall holders in Saffron Walden Market are taking steps that are drastic against plastic.
The Met Office has issued a weather warning for thunderstorms in the East of England tomorrow (Tuesday).
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).
Young speedway star Sam Norris, from Linton, is in a serious condition in hospital following a collision during a race in Glasgow.