MP for Saffron Walden, Kemi Badenoch, says she is disappointed that Uttlesford is no longer a Conservative-run council, but she is looking forward to a 'constructive working relationship' with the new ruling party.
The family of a three-year-old boy from Newport who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in January are hoping to raise £200,000 to pay for a life-saving vaccination treatment which is only available in America.
A Saffron Walden man who was arrested and detained for 11 hours for his part in the Extinction Rebellion protests in London says he was willing to give up his liberty to "stimulate action against the climate crisis".
The Safer Essex Roads Partnership (SERP) has funded a pilot scheme which will see additional roads policing officers deployed on the M11 at peak times, in an attempt to stem the rise in serious collisions.
An extraordinary council meeting will take place on Thursday (April 25) to consider whether the final approval notice for Stansted Airport's planning application to increase passenger numbers should be delayed until after the upcoming local elections.