Uttlesford District Council has been accused by residents living near a proposed gypsy and traveller site of “trying to fit a square peg in a round hole”.
A further fall in funding for affordable housing has triggered dismay among councillors, following a far-reaching change in government policy.
Ambitious plans to plough £225,000 into transforming Great Dunmow’s arts centre have been revealed.
An innovative scheme has been launched to help vulnerable people feel safe when they are in Saffron Walden town centre.
High-end supermarket chain Waitrose has been strongly linked to a site in Great Dunmow – with the new store expected to be open by the end of next year.
An 18-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences at Stansted Airport.
Stansted Airport attracted more than 2million more passengers during 2014 than in the previous 12 months, according to annual figures released today.
Budget airline Ryanair saw its shares hit an all-time high this week after a drive to improve its image helped attract a million extra passengers last month.
Queues stretching twice the length of the terminal and delays of up to two hours were reported at Stansted Airport, after an exit door mistakenly left open triggered a security hazard at the weekend.
A plane flying from Geneva to Manchester had to make an emergency landing at Stansted today due to a passenger being taken ill - and not a terrorist alert or technical problem.