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
Friday, August 4, 2017

Work is set to begin at Stansted Airport after councillors approved plans for a new £11million technical skills college at the site this week.

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Andrew Cowan
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Work to build a new junction on the M11 near Stansted Airport will begin this winter.

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Kevin Bentley
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A listening bench has been installed in Clavering as part of a project to connect people with stories from the past.

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Susan Barker
Thursday, July 6, 2017

A firm providing at home care for Essex residents has pulled out of a contract with the county council saying a proposed new deal means it would be unable to run services safely or legally.

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David Finch
Friday, June 30, 2017

More than 24,000 homes and businesses in Essex are set to get superfast broadband under a £24million deal from Essex County Council.

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Uttlesford District Council
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The first phase of houses built on the site of an historic brewery, near Felsted, are set to be completed later this year.

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Uttlesford District Council
Monday, June 26, 2017

Sport chiefs in Essex want to get 60,000 more people active in the county in a bid to save the NHS some of the £58million it spends locally treating inactive people.

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NHS

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