Five-year-old Amalie Henderson-Husson had her long hair cut short to give to the Little Princess Trust, the charity which supplies hair to children who have lost theirs through illness.
Felsted Primary School students have been inspired to become writers after a visit from a children’s author and illustrator.
Felsted could lose its doctor’s surgery unless a new site for a “modern” surgery and pharmacy is found, a draft version of the village’s neighbourhood plan has concluded.
Reading and research on books including one about children in a care home in the 1980s, has won children from Felsted Primary school, a regional competition.
A teaching assistant at Felsted Primary School who had an almost 12-hour operation to remove a brain tumour wrapped around her optical nerve is embarking on a 50-mile walk to raise money for a charity which supported her.