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.
Highways England is investigating options to improve the "experience of road users" on the Essex stretch of the M11 following a number of serious collisions.
Mark Steel brings his show Every Little Thing's Gonna Be Alright to Saffron Walden Town Hall on Wednesday, March 27.
All lanes on the M11 have been re-opened following an earlier accident involving two vehicles between junction 7 (near Harlow) and junction 6.
The NR F1 Podcast reviews the 2018 Formula 1 season - with Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes top of the pile, plus some exiting developments awaiting in 2019.