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Last night (Thursday) the leader of Uttlesford District Council (UDC) survived a vote of no confidence, amid a meeting packed full of posturing, accusations and apologies.

Wendy Barron, Willie Fraser, Mel Inwood, Penny Wright, Amanda Brown and June Milne at the Dunmow Day Centre Christmas Lunch.

Guests enjoyed a Christmas lunch with all the trimmings thanks to support from local organisations.

A motorcyclist has died and a schoolgirl is in a “critical” condition following a collision in Braintree this morning (Thursday).

The results are finally in for the Dunmow Broadcast’s business awards and we have been blown away by the response.

Horses have been roaming around Little Dunmow and Flitch Green.

Horses have been wreaking havoc in two Uttlesford villages – running amok and turning up in church yards, children’s playgrounds and even on main roads.

Sport

The Christmas Stableford, the last major competition of 2014, has been held by the veterans section at Gosfield Lake Golf Club.

Grange Farm and Dunmow Runners out in force

Grange Farm and Dunmow Runners (GFDR) took part in the first race in the Mid-Essex Cross Country League on Sunday at the Olympic mountain bike course at Hadleigh.

Cricket bat

There have been changes in personnel on the Dunmow Cricket Club committee following its annual general meeting.

Takeley's Alex Martin

Takeley boss Duncan Easley told the Dunmow Broadcast that the 4-4 goalfest with London Bari felt more like a loss than a draw.

Takeley's Jason Beck (in black and white) in action for Colney Heath last season

Takeley boss Duncan Easley expects his side return to action on Saturday at home to Barking after two consecutive postponed matches.

What's On

Once again the Dunmow Pantomime Group will be wowing crowds with a whole new show in January.

Neal Wright (right), who plays Smee, and Samuel Parker as Peter Pan in the new pantomime at the Chelmsford Civic Theatre.

Peter Pan, the swashbuckling family pantomime, has landed in Chelmsford this winter as the panto season kicks off in style.

Christmas preparations at Audley End House. Mr Barker, the Coachman (right), helps labourer, Mr Staffage position a christmas tree at the front of the house.  Pic - Richard Marsham  RMG Photography 23 Millfield Littleport Ely Cambridgeshire CB6 1HN Tel : 07798 758711

With the festive season fast approaching, Audley End House and Gardens is giving people the chance to celebrate Christmas the Victorian way.

Dunmow Christmas shopping day

Festive cheer will be in abundance when the Dickensian Christmas Shopping Day returns to Great Dunmow in a matter of weeks.

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