Will Lodge

Will Lodge.

Will Lodge has been reporting on north Essex news for almost five years, and now oversees the Essex edition of the East Anglian Daily Times. Will also writes a regular parenting column in the EA Life magazine, sharing tales from his family life involving his wife and four children. Born and bred in Essex, Will is a scout leader in his spare time and has a keen interest in politics.

Wed, 14:47

A dedicated humanitarian from Great Dunmow who has led the British Red Cross response to disasters across the world for more than 25 years has been made an OBE in the Queen’s birthday honours.

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Essex’s chief fire officer has moved to reassure residents living in high-rise buildings in the county that incidents such as fatal blaze at Grenfell Tower in London are “extremely rare”.

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Adam Eckley
Thursday, June 8, 2017

The A120 has now re-opened westbound at Great Dunmow following a collision between a coach and a lorry.

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Essex Police
Thursday, May 25, 2017

Residents and tourists are being encouraged to enjoy themselves this bank holiday weekend despite the increased threat of terrorism.

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Essex Police
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

A man who wandered near two Essex schools with an air rifle while drunk prompting numerous phone calls to the police has been fined.

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Colchester Magistrates' Court
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

A Dunmow woman who crashed her car while three-times the drink-drive limit had her child in the car with her.

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UN Court
Friday, May 5, 2017

Conservatives have made massive gains across Essex last night – as the Ukip vote appears to have collapsed.

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Liberal Democrats
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

A London Assembly member has been named as the Conservative candidate to contest the Saffron Walden seat at next month’s general election.

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European Union
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

As polling day looms, we asked each party to submit a short version of their manifesto for anyone undecided in the Essex County Council elections.

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John Lodge
Sunday, April 23, 2017

Your weekly round-up of crime in Uttlesford.

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Volkswagen
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Businesses have been given one last chance to submit their entries to the inaugural Uttlesford Business Awards.

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archant
Thursday, March 9, 2017

There is not long left until the Uttlesford Business Awards – while a networking event takes place later this month.

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Thursday, March 9, 2017

Incidents of fly-tipping in Uttlesford rose for the fourth consecutive year in 2015/16 – with more than double the number of illegal waste dumps reported in 2012/13.

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Braintree District Council
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The M11 was closed southbound for several hours on Tuesday following a crash involving six vehicles – including a lorry.

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Princess Alexandra Hospital
Monday, February 27, 2017

Drivers have been warned of the dangers of flooded roads after four cars aquaplaned off the A120 within minutes of each other.

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Adam Pipe
Friday, February 24, 2017

Rail operator Greater Anglia advised passengers not to travel on the West Anglia line on Thursday, February 23, due to disruption caused by Storm Doris.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Three people were seriously injured following a crash in Hatfield Heath.

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Princess Alexandra Hospital
Thursday, February 23, 2017

High-risk sex offenders, including those with a history of breaching court restrictions, are not being checked by Essex Police a new report has revealed.

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Roger Hirst
Tuesday, February 7, 2017

A taxi firm worker who pocketed more than £86,000 in fares has been jailed for a year.

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Chelmsford Crown Court
Saturday, February 4, 2017

A council is urging residents and businesses to sign up for e-billing – saying the move could save thousands of pounds of tax payers’ money.

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District Council
Thursday, February 2, 2017

A man has made off with a quantity of cash following a robbery at a High Street bank in Great Dunmow.

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Essex Police
Thursday, February 2, 2017

GPs in mid Essex are taking part in a national pilot aimed at improving early diagnosis of cancer.

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Macmillan
Monday, January 30, 2017

Four Essex councils could rack up £481million of debt between them as they build three new villages – totalling up to 42,000 homes.

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Essex
Monday, January 16, 2017

Households in Essex are due to pay an average of £35 extra next financial year in council tax under plans unveiled by County Hall and fire chiefs.

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Essex Fire Authority
Friday, January 13, 2017

Snow has fallen in many parts of Uttlesford after below freezing conditions overnight, with more expected to pass through Essex between 9am and 11am this morning (January 13).

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Met Office
Monday, January 9, 2017

A traditional church service for Essex dating back to medieval times celebrating farmers was held in Thaxted at the weekend.

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US Federal Reserve
Monday, January 2, 2017

Weather forecasters have issued a yellow warning for ice – and potentially fog – tomorrow morning.

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Met Office
Saturday, December 24, 2016

A project helping people with mental health problems get back into work in Essex has been given a £1.8million funding boost.

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NHS
Thursday, December 8, 2016

Essex crime victims are the least satisfied with the police in the country.

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Roger Hirst

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