The mayor of Great Dunmow Town Council has sent out personal letters of thanks to acknowledge the committment, care and dedication from different sections of the community during the coronavirus lockdown.
A project is looking for 15 to 24-year-olds in Essex to share their experiences of boredom during the Covid-19 pandemic through poetry, photography, paintings, short stories, doodles - or anything that can be put on to paper.
The Flitch Way – a 15 mile decommissioned stretch of railway track – could get people more exercise and help them get to work by walking and bicycles, if organisations are willing to fund improvements, an action group says.
Four education officers in Essex County Fire and Rescue Service who are normally in schools delivering fire safety and crime prevention lessons took their lessons online, have been leaflet dropping and reassuring members of the public.
Four friends who met at Felsted School have raised £105,000 by running from Liverpool to London in eight days, with the funds going to an organisation that provides life saving support to men facing a suicidal crisis.