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Stansted Airport

A drone came within 25 metres of a plane landing at Stansted Airport and posed a “serious risk of collision” while two planes had a near miss, reports have revealed.

A van was seen travelling the wrong way down the M11

A police helicopter was scrambled to the M11 this morning (Wednesday, July 27) when a van was spotted driving the wrong way on the motorway.

Left to right: Stansted Airport’s Chris Wiggan, Marcella M’Rabety and Neil Robinson collecting the CommunityMark award. Pictured are others winners of the award. Pic: Alastair Fyfe

Stansted Airport has been recognised for its commitment to community projects in the area with a prestigious national award.

A private jet landed safely at Stansted Airport following reports of brake and hydraulic issues

Firefighters were scrambled to Stansted Airport on Sunday (July 24) after reports of a private jet with brake and hydraulic problems while in the air.

The ground sheet at Saffron Walden Cricket Club was ripped overnight between 9pm on July 15 and 8.51am on July 16.

Sport

Takeley boss Marc Das. Picture by Jamie Pluck

Takeley begin their Essex Senior League campaign at Hullbridge Sports on Saturday with boss Marc Das admitting Lower Road has not been a happy hunting ground for him in the past.

Dunmow Cricket Club's Luke Swanston. Picture by Jamie Pluck

Dunmow fell back to earth with a bump after consecutive victories as they were made to toil by Ipswich in fantastic conditions at St Edmunds Lane.

Aidan Clarkson and Maddie Lees, winners of the Jack Petchey awards

Swimmers from Dunmow Atlantis competed in the penultimate round of the M11 Junior League, putting in a sterling performance in a fiercely fought competition.

Matthew Gibson. Picture by Jamie Pluck

A seven-wicket haul from Matt Gibson helped Dunmow impose a comprehensive defeat on promotion hopefuls Clacton on Saturday.

Dunmow Rhodes Lions U11s

Dunmow Rhodes FC were celebrating on Saturday for two reasons.

What's On

Theatre Royal Bath June  2016 Dress Rehearsal
Present Laughter by Noel Coward Directed by Stephen Unwin
Designer Simon Higlett   Lighting Designer Paul Pyant
Samuel West/Garry Essendine   Phyllis Logan/Monica Reed
Daisy Boulton/Daphne Stillington   Martin Hancock/Fred
Rebecca Johnson/Liz Essedine  Sally Tatum/Miss Erikson
Toby Longworth/Henry Lyppiatt   Zoe Boyle/Joanne Lyppiatt
Jason Morell/Morris Dixon  Elizabeth Holland/Lady Saltbury
Patrick Walshe McBride/Ronald Maule
©NOBBY CLARK
+44(0)7941-515770
+44(0)20-7274-2105
nobby@nobbyclark.co.uk

This is far and away the best production Cambridge Arts Theatre has staged this year and possibly the funniest and slickest in its 80-year history.

Theatre Royal Bath June  2016 Dress Rehearsal
Present Laughter by Noel Coward Directed by Stephen Unwin
Designer Simon Higlett   Lighting Designer Paul Pyant
Samuel West/Garry Essendine   Phyllis Logan/Monica Reed
Daisy Boulton/Daphne Stillington   Martin Hancock/Fred
Rebecca Johnson/Liz Essedine  Sally Tatum/Miss Erikson
Toby Longworth/Henry Lyppiatt   Zoe Boyle/Joanne Lyppiatt
Jason Morell/Morris Dixon  Elizabeth Holland/Lady Saltbury
Patrick Walshe McBride/Ronald Maule
©NOBBY CLARK
+44(0)7941-515770
+44(0)20-7274-2105
nobby@nobbyclark.co.uk

Phyllis Logan, beloved on our television screens as housekeeper Mrs Hughes in Downton Abbey and before that as Lady Jane Felsham in Lovejoy, returns to the stage this month starring in Noel Coward’s Present Laughter.

Milton Jones

Big names Milton Jones and Henning Wehn headline at Cambridge Comedy Festival this weekend in the Marquee on Jesus Green.

Concerts at the Cramphorn Theatre

Picture by Doug Blanks

Jazz musician Jeffery Wilson will play the piano to accompany silent films at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Wednesday, August 3.

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