Cakes and coffee helped to raise £1,000 for Farleigh Hospice in Chelmsford.
Free reflective snap bands for dog walkers are being given away by Uttlesford District Council to help owners and dog stay safe in the dark winter evenings.
Forty brave soles, including a pantomime dame, have helped raise more than £12,000 by conquering the coals at the St Clare Firewalk.
A donation of £2,000 has been made to help little Olivia Bowyer learn to speak.
A racy book by a Thaxted author was launched at The Star pub in Thaxted on Sunday.
Trains running between Stansted Airport and Cambridge are delayed by up to an hour.
People living close to flight paths from Stansted Airport are being urged to have their say on proposals to reduce the level of overflying by planes.
A fallen tree has damaged the overhead electric wires between Harlow Town and Bishops Stortford and is causing disruption to train services.
Winter shelters for animals at Daisy May’s Farm in Elsenham have been built by volunteers from staff at Stansted Airport.