Uttlesford District Council headquarters on London Road, Saffron Walden.

Uttlesford Council to make financial gesture for temporarily homeless Thaxted flood victims

Thaxted residents who were made temporarily homeless when flash floods ruined their properties will not have to pay Council Tax for the months they are living elsewhere.

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Great Easton family fined for setting up ‘sophisticated’ cannabis operation at home

A Great Easton family, who set up a “sophisticated” cannabis cultivation operation at their previous home near Chelmsford, has been fined a total of £1,600.

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The scene of destruction at Debden Village Shop.

Debden Village Shop to re-open following ram-raid

Shoppers will be “amazed” by the transformation of Debden Village Shop when it is reopened this weekend – two months after it was destroyed by ram-raiders.

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“Sam” Archer in the church choir 1906 and the Essex Territorials c.1910

Part of the mystery solved over pre-First World War photo

The mystery surrounding the lives of the St Mary’s choir boys photographed shortly before the outbreak of the First World War is closer to being solved after one man was identified.

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There was plenty of family fun at The Countess of Warwick Country Show.

Beastly weather but all the very best of country entertainment

Loyal supporters of the Countess of Warwick Country Show came out in full force for this year’s event – despite the rainy weather on the second day.

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Stansted Airport: MAG and NATS agree 10-year air traffic control deal

National Air Traffic Service (NATS) has signed a 10-year deal with Manchester Airports Group (MAG) to provide air traffic control and engineering services at Manchester and London Stansted airports, which are owned by MAG.

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Walden left out in the cold following £17.5m pothole busting scheme announcement

Saffron Walden’s roads appear to have been largely forgotten about in an ambitious £17.5million pothole busting initiative.

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