Thu, 09:52

An application to build 20 homes in Takeley, separated “just 20 metres” from Hatfield Forest has been granted, despite the National Trust saying the number of visitors is already “unsustainable” and that further development close to the forest could damage the ancient woodland.

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Uttlesford District Council
Thu, 08:50

A 19-year-old man suspected of terrorism offences has been arrested in Bishop’s Stortford.

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London
Thu, 08:20

Dunmow United footballers and supporters held a minute’s silence for former player Elliot Peters, before an inaugural memorial match was held.

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Great Dunmow
Wed, 16:44

There may have been no famous footballers, actors or talk show hosts in attendance but that didn’t stop Finchingfield Primary School holding their very own ‘royal wedding’ on May 18.

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Lisa Feldman
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Suspects stopped and searched by Essex Police were found to be carrying nothing of interest in nearly two thirds of cases last year.

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Essex Police
Thursday, May 17, 2018

A drug smuggler who hid more than £10,000 worth of cannabis in his suitcase lining was sentenced to 15 months in prison, after the drugs were found by border officers at Stansted Airport.

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Chelmsford Crown Court
Thursday, May 17, 2018

A multi-coloured greenhouse made from more than 1,000 discarded plastic bottles donated by Dunmow school children, clubs and businesses will be officially opened on Friday.

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Tesco
Thursday, May 17, 2018

The mayor of Dunmow has said that the town and its surrounding areas need another hospital and more police officers as the town continues to expand.

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Uttlesford District Council
Monday, May 14, 2018

Essex Police are urging the public to watch out for rogue traders after an incident involving a bogus caller in Dunmow last week.

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Essex Police
Friday, May 11, 2018

A John Deere tractor which was stolen from a depot in Dunmow has been found by Kent Police.

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Essex Police
Friday, May 11, 2018

An ice skating champion and Helena Romanes School pupil has spoken about her dream to open her own skating school, in the lead up to this year’s British championships.

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Jasmine Cressey
Thursday, May 10, 2018

A primary school is on a mission to become “the most green school in Dunmow” after teaming up with a community project that encourages people to grow food in their own gardens.

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

An “old-fashioned summer fete” will be held on July 7 at The Helena Romanes School, to celebrate the life of Dunmow school boy Elliot Peters.

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Elliot Peters
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Over a thousand rubber ducks could be seen meandering down a village brook in Rayne’s annual duck race which raised over £1,500 for the First Rayne Scouts Group, with 400 locals cheering them on.

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Friday, May 4, 2018

A tractor was stolen and other vehicles tampered with during a raid at a depot in Dunmow.

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Essex Police
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Tributes have been paid to a “devoted husband and father” who died following a collision on the M11, on April 27.

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Serious Collision Investigation Unit
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Firefighters extinguished a care on fire on the A120, between Stansted and Dunmow on the evening of April 29.

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Essex Police
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

A man has died following a road traffic collision on the M11 near Stansted Airport on April 27.

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Serious Collision Investigation Unit
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Essex Police want to talk to a man in connection with a fraud investigation after reports that he withdrew a three-figure sum from another person’s account in Great Dunmow on March 20, using a fake passport.

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Essex Police
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Novelist Jojo Moyes, author of Me Before You, which controversially tackled assisted dying, will be discussing her latest book at Hart’s Books in Saffron Walden.

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New York
Thursday, April 26, 2018

A red double-decker bus in Hatfield Heath which was destroyed in a fire staged music production courses for “at risk” youths, with the aim of “ending gang violence in London”, according to its owner.

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London
Monday, April 23, 2018

The cause of a fire which left a double decker bus in Hatfield Heath destroyed is unknown.

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Rescue Service
Monday, April 23, 2018

Money raised from the Great Dunmow Town Carnival will go towards Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) in memory of school pupil Elliot Peters, who was treated at the hospital, as well as two other local charities.

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Elliot Peters
Friday, April 20, 2018

A charity worker has been disqualified from driving after her car was found “wedged” between two signs at the entrance of Birchanger services.

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Friday, April 20, 2018

A parish councillor has said he wants to hold Essex County Council (ECC) “to account” after claims that more than 400 residents in a development near Little Dunmow have had to wait in excess of three years for a “21st century broadband connection”.

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Essex County Council
Thursday, April 19, 2018

A campaigner has spoken about his “dream” for buildings near Dunmow which housed prisoners of war during the Second World War to be turned into a museum, rather than possibly demolished to make way for new homes.

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Uttlesford District Council
Monday, April 16, 2018

A stretch of road which links several Uttlesford villages is “becoming more and more dangerous” due to high speeds and a large number of lorries travelling down it, a parish council chairman has said.

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Essex County Council
Monday, April 16, 2018

An award-winning theatre group near Dunmow is celebrating 50 years since it was formed, by hosting a party which will look back on half a century of pantomimes, plays, costumes and sets.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

A Great Easton man has been fined £3000 and given a formal warning following a rave in Huntingdon on Christmas night.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Essex Police were called to a Dunmow home after vandals ‘kicked’ a front door so hard that a locksmith had to use a chainsaw to replace the lock.

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Essex Police

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