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Police question primary pupil over 'knife incident' at village playground

22 September 2021
Police question primary pupil over 'knife incident' at village playground

Police question primary pupil over 'knife incident' at village playground

22 September 2021

Birchanger primary head Claire Berry: “[We] were made aware a pupil had threatened older children with a small household implement."


Riverside walker's £1,000 phone snatched in Stortford

21 September 2021
Riverside walker's £1,000 phone snatched in Stortford

Riverside walker's £1,000 phone snatched in Stortford

21 September 2021

Man walking beside the Stort had his Apple iPhone stolen on Saturday afternoon by two men who asked him the time.


Keys thief sought after homeowner accidentally left them in front door lock

21 September 2021
Keys thief sought after homeowner accidentally left them in front door lock

Keys thief sought after homeowner accidentally left them in front door lock

21 September 2021

Police investigating the incident on Thorley Park believe the suspect might be a delivery driver.


Why Russian TV crew was champ-ioning redundant church in Stansted

20 September 2021
Why Russian TV crew was champ-ioning redundant church in Stansted

Why Russian TV crew was champ-ioning redundant church in Stansted

20 September 2021

Medieval St Mary’s is one of 14 churches in England offering 'champing' – camping under its roof overnight.


Witness appeal after woman dies at scene of road accident

20 September 2021
Witness appeal after woman dies at scene of road accident

Witness appeal after woman dies at scene of road accident

20 September 2021

Police were called to Dunmow on Friday afternoon (Sept 17) after an elderly pedestrian was involved in a collision with a car in a cul de sac.


Violent crime up, but Stansted still 'safest place in Essex to live'

17 September 2021
Violent crime up, but Stansted still 'safest place in Essex to live'

Violent crime up, but Stansted still 'safest place in Essex to live'

17 September 2021

Officers on the ground report shift in crime patterns, with rise in domestic abuse, rape and other violent offences in past year.


Player speaks out about coach jailed for child sex offences who was 'like a cricket dad'

16 September 2021
Player speaks out about coach jailed for child sex offences who was 'like a cricket dad'

Player speaks out about coach jailed for child sex offences who was 'like a cricket dad'

16 September 2021

Matthew Hyam, 48, of Stansted, was part-time lead coach of Essex County Cricket Club's women's and girls' teams for 16 years.


Uttlesford District Council appoints new chief executive

14 September 2021
Uttlesford District Council appoints new chief executive

Uttlesford District Council appoints new chief executive

14 September 2021

Peter Holt replaces Dawn French and will take up his new post in early October.


Beth, 8, raising money for hospice by baking paw-fect pooch treats

14 September 2021
Beth, 8, raising money for hospice by baking paw-fect pooch treats

Beth, 8, raising money for hospice by baking paw-fect pooch treats

14 September 2021

Wimbish girl selling 50p bags of home-made dog biscuits to raise funds for St Clare in memory of a fellow dog lover from the village.


Man steals shop's NSPCC fundraising sweet jar

13 September 2021
Man steals shop's NSPCC fundraising sweet jar

Man steals shop's NSPCC fundraising sweet jar

13 September 2021

Police investigating the theft from Spar are looking for a tanned, bald white man who was wearing cream shorts and no top.


Help at hand for 'traumatised' Afghan refugees as they begin new life

13 September 2021
Help at hand for 'traumatised' Afghan refugees as they begin new life

Help at hand for 'traumatised' Afghan refugees as they begin new life

13 September 2021

Local GPs providing care at Stansted Airport hotels for quarantined children and adults suffering physical and mental trauma.


Stansted sex offender was females' coach at Essex County Cricket Club

07 September 2021
Stansted sex offender was females' coach at Essex County Cricket Club

Stansted sex offender was females' coach at Essex County Cricket Club

07 September 2021

Matthew Hyam, 48, managed East Region Girls' Academy's winter programme in 2017-18, coaching talented players aged 14-17.


Selfless Samuel grew his hair just to have it cut to help young cancer patients

06 September 2021
Selfless Samuel grew his hair just to have it cut to help young cancer patients

Selfless Samuel grew his hair just to have it cut to help young cancer patients

06 September 2021

Much Hadham 11-year-old let his hair grow so he could donate it to the Little Princess Trust charity which makes wigs for young cancer sufferers.


Drugs and weapon seized in police operation at railway stations

31 August 2021
Drugs and weapon seized in police operation at railway stations

Drugs and weapon seized in police operation at railway stations

31 August 2021

The stop-and-search exercise at four stations, including Bishop's Stortford, resulted in two men being arrested.


Shoplifting couple's haul after distracting staff

31 August 2021
Shoplifting couple's haul after distracting staff

Shoplifting couple's haul after distracting staff

31 August 2021

A man and a woman got away with cigarettes and tobacco from the Spar store in Stortford Hall Park.


83-year-old motorist has bank card stolen while paying to park

30 August 2021
83-year-old motorist has bank card stolen while paying to park

83-year-old motorist has bank card stolen while paying to park

30 August 2021

Victim had wallet in one hand and card in the other when he was approached at ticket machine in Causeway car park.


Woman charged with theft of vodka from Aldi in Bishop's Stortford

30 August 2021
Woman charged with theft of vodka from Aldi in Bishop's Stortford

Woman charged with theft of vodka from Aldi in Bishop's Stortford

30 August 2021

Police arrested a woman soon after the shoplifting incident and recovered two bottles of booze worth £84 from beneath a bush.


Cyclist who left bike outside Domino's for five minutes has it stolen

30 August 2021
Cyclist who left bike outside Domino's for five minutes has it stolen

Cyclist who left bike outside Domino's for five minutes has it stolen

30 August 2021

The £400 Specialised mountain bike was taken late at night from the takeaway in Bishop's Stortford.


Police step up patrols in Stortford in response to continued car thefts

27 August 2021
Police step up patrols in Stortford in response to continued car thefts

Police step up patrols in Stortford in response to continued car thefts

27 August 2021

Mercedes and BMW owners urged to "review their security ASAP" as Mercs are stolen from Stansted Road and St Michael's Mead areas.


Horses take centre stage at Audley End House Bank Holiday weekend spectacular

27 August 2021
Horses take centre stage at Audley End House Bank Holiday weekend spectacular

Horses take centre stage at Audley End House Bank Holiday weekend spectacular

27 August 2021

Equestrian displays of side-saddle, gymkhanas and horse and hawk falconry will thrill visitors to Audley End House this weekend.


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