The annual fete at St Mary’s School in Dunmow drew 750 people and raised £3,500 for school funds, which will be used for projects including refurbishing the school’s swimming pool.
An MP has called for a speedy resolution to the long-term suspension of the Essex chief fire officer.
Items were stolen from a shed in Harrisons, Birchanger, between noon on May 20 and 10.48am on May 23. It is believed the thieves entered via the field at the back of the garden and then broke off the padlock on the wooden shed door.
An Ipswich woman has been sentenced to five years in jail for exploiting a vulnerable 69-year-old from Essex and stealing her £105,000 life savings.
Answering the call to raise Money for Maddi, the community has got stuck in to find the £300,000 needed for a 15-year-old girl to have life-saving surgery.
Twenty portable flood barriers have been bought by Essex County Fire & Rescue Service with county council funding.
Felsted School’s Chapel welcomed animals in two by two for a service giving thanks for pets.
A former teacher at Felsted Prep School, who now volunteers at a charity school in Sierra Leone, has raised £600 for the school by offering her friends a charity supper.
I’m thinking of reporting my weekends under the Trade Descriptions Act.