As part of our new monthly community news section, our reporters take a look back over what has been going on in the last four weeks.
Residents in Great Dunmow are continuing their fight against a proposed housing development.
A public meeting will be held in Great Dunmow next week to show residents how a new housing development could affect them.
Information on plans for a garden village, with eventual potential for 10,000 new homes, is being handed out by Great Dunmow Town Council.
A community litter pick will take place in Great Dunmow next month (March 4) as part of a UK initiative.