Heated discussions took place at a Great Dunmow Town Council meeting where members agreed to a fee estimate which could see them pay legal experts nearly £20,000 for three days work.
A Dunmow primary school head teacher has called for parents to put “children’s safety first” after a toddler was knocked down by a car outside the school gates.
Great Dunmow Town Council’s share of the Council Tax bill is set to increase by 2.61 per cent after councillors unanimously approved the budget for the coming year.
Great Dunmow Town Council has proposed a raft of plans which would see more parking spaces created and “modern” public toilets built in the town.
Great Dunmow Town Council is investigating funding a PCSO for the town.
The number of unauthorised encampments in Uttlesford increased sharply last year, with campaigners saying the issue will worsen because of a ‘chronic national shortage of sites’.
The travellers which were encamped outside Helena Romanes School (HRS) in Dunmow have now moved on.