Students from China visited Helena Romanes School in Dunmow.
A memorial bench dedicated to Dunmow school boy Elliot Peters has been unveiled in the grounds of Helena Romanes School, a year after his sudden death.
More than 7,000 head teachers, including Simon Knight from The Helena Romanes School and Sixth Form Centre in Dunmow, have written a joint letter to 3.5 million families, warning of worsening budget shortages.
The Prodigy front man Keith Flint, who lived on the outskirts of Dunmow, once posted a signed CD through the letter box of a local school boy and super-fan.
The head teacher of Helena Romanes School has announced his plans to retire at the end of the academic year.
A drama group is no longer homeless after being welcomed back to an historic Little Easton theatre where Charlie Chaplin and Ester Rantzen have performed.