Friday, August 3, 2018

Residents were given the opportunity to have their say on proposals for a site which could see 400 new homes built and land set aside for a new school in Dunmow.

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Uttlesford District Council
Friday, August 3, 2018

A recommendation for a park and ride in Saffron Walden has been put forward to Essex County Council after a review of bus services and car usage in the town.

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Uttlesford District Council
Friday, July 27, 2018

An application to build more than 100 homes in Thaxted has been met with objections from Essex County Council and Thaxted Parish Council due to a lack of clarity over a proposed school site and inadequate infrastructure to cope with the development.

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Uttlesford District Council
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Parking enforcement officers who operate in districts across north Essex, including in Uttlesford, have launched a new scheme to tackle inconsiderate parking around primary schools.

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Essex County Council
Thursday, July 5, 2018

A road which links Great Dunmow to Great Bardfield and runs through surrounding villages is being used as a “race track” by some motorcyclists, according to a parish council.

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Essex Police
Thursday, June 14, 2018

The number of unauthorised encampments in Uttlesford increased sharply last year, with campaigners saying the issue will worsen because of a ‘chronic national shortage of sites’.

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Essex Police
Monday, May 28, 2018

A section of the national cycle network linking Stansted Airport with communities across Essex has reopened after an £800,000 upgrade.

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Essex County Council
Thursday, May 17, 2018

The mayor of Dunmow has said that the town and its surrounding areas need another hospital and more police officers as the town continues to expand.

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Uttlesford District Council
Friday, April 20, 2018

A parish councillor has said he wants to hold Essex County Council (ECC) “to account” after claims that more than 400 residents in a development near Little Dunmow have had to wait in excess of three years for a “21st century broadband connection”.

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Essex County Council
Monday, April 16, 2018

A stretch of road which links several Uttlesford villages is “becoming more and more dangerous” due to high speeds and a large number of lorries travelling down it, a parish council chairman has said.

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Essex County Council
Friday, April 6, 2018

Women working at Essex County Council (ECC) are paid almost 10 per cent less than men on average, new figures have revealed.

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Essex County Council
Friday, April 6, 2018

Essex County Council (ECC) has said the “eviction process” has begun for a traveller site in Great Dunmow.

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Essex County Council
Monday, April 2, 2018

Roads in Uttlesford which have been badly affected by recent winter weather will benefit from more than a third of a Government funding pot to help repair any potholes and storm damage.

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Chris Grayling
Friday, March 23, 2018

A proposal set out by the Government which warns councils they could lose planning powers if not enough homes are built have been met with criticism from a council group who say it is a ‘further attack’ on authorities who are struggling to build the required number of homes.

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John Lodge
Thursday, March 15, 2018

A campaign group aiming to stop the expansion of Stansted Airport has accused Uttlesford District Council and the owners of the airport of having a “cash for favours” secret agreement over a recently-submitted planning application.

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Brian Ross
Thursday, February 22, 2018

A Great Dunmow doctor was left with a repair bill for £1,600 after he drove into a pothole, despite Essex County Council admitting it failed in its duty to maintain the road and a road inspection occurring just months before.

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Essex County Council
Monday, February 19, 2018

Flitch Green residents have claimed they are being left behind by Essex County Council’s superfast broadband rollout scheme, which has reached 100,000 homes and businesses, with some saying their work is suffering because of slow broadband speed.

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Essex County Council
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

More than 2,500 new school places will be needed in Uttlesford over the next decade, according to Essex County Council.

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Essex County Council
Monday, January 29, 2018

Proposals to build a new A120 dual carriageway between Braintree and the A12 in Essex have received an enthusiastic welcome from almost 100 businesses from across the area.

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Kemi Badenoch
Friday, January 26, 2018

Proposals to build a new A120 dual carriageway between Braintree and the A12 in Essex have received an enthusiastic welcome from almost 100 businesses from across the area.

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Kemi Badenoch
Thursday, January 25, 2018

A greater proportion of Essex teenagers achieved the expected standards in last year’s toughened-up GCSE exams than across England, revised government data has confirmed.

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Ray Gooding
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Safety fears have been raised about vehicles driving recklessly and disguising their number plates on a byway at Great Dunmow, known as Flitch Way.

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Susan Barker
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Essex County Council is set to put its element of tax bills up by almost five per cent from April as it prepares for the day when financial help from the government ceases.

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David Finch
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

A countywide project to get Essex healthy has been launched in a move which sees all local authorities, including Uttlesford District Council, and health partners work collaboratively for the first time to promote public health advice tailored to the needs of residents.

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Vic Ranger
Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Essex County Council last night refused to back down from its “disgraceful” new home-school transport policy despite fresh pressure from campaigners and hard-pressed families.

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Ray Gooding
Sunday, December 10, 2017

As the first true snow of winter falls across Saffron Walden, Dunmow and the rest of Uttlesford, we want to share your pictures of fun in the cold stuff.

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Met Office
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Drivers whose illegal parking prevents road surfacing work could be fined and have their car moved.

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County Council
Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thousands of Essex pupils will benefit from a new two-year project aiming to improve the progress and attainment of boys in reading.

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Ray Gooding
Monday, September 11, 2017

A campaign to get former teachers back into the profession in Essex is being re-run in a bid to tackle the shortage in the county.

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Ray Gooding
Friday, August 18, 2017

Urgent action needs to be taken against childhood obesity, leaders have warned, as new figures show at least 34 people aged under 25 in the East of England have Type 2 diabetes.

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NHS

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