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Linden House due to reopen under new management

26 August 2021
Linden House due to reopen under new management

Linden House due to reopen under new management

26 August 2021

News comes too late for wedding couple who'd booked venue for their reception but were unable to contact the restaurant to finalise plans.


Drama of race to save cardiac arrest victim's life in pub car park

25 August 2021
Drama of race to save cardiac arrest victim's life in pub car park

Drama of race to save cardiac arrest victim's life in pub car park

25 August 2021

First-aiders battling to save life of Harvest Moon diner unable to access nearby defibrillator because emergency services did not have access code.


Masked gang suspected of cat con thefts from five cars in a day

23 August 2021
Masked gang suspected of cat con thefts from five cars in a day

Masked gang suspected of cat con thefts from five cars in a day

23 August 2021

Police believe four masked men – two white, two black – in a black Audi A1 with no number plates are behind the spate of thefts.


'Call for Sites' generates enough land for over 70,000 new homes in Uttlesford

20 August 2021
'Call for Sites' generates enough land for over 70,000 new homes in Uttlesford

'Call for Sites' generates enough land for over 70,000 new homes in Uttlesford

20 August 2021

The 299 suggested sites include one of 1,433 acres between Little Hallingbury, Hatfield Broad Oak and Hatfield Heath for 6,500 homes.


Linden House closure ruins couple's big day

13 August 2021
Linden House closure ruins couple's big day

Linden House closure ruins couple's big day

13 August 2021

Soon-to-be bride and groom Lucy Oliver and Seth Coombs are devastated by the closure of Linden House and said the venue never informed them.


'Paint post office gold' among suggestions to honour Olympic hero Maher

12 August 2021
'Paint post office gold' among suggestions to honour Olympic hero Maher

'Paint post office gold' among suggestions to honour Olympic hero Maher

12 August 2021

The 38-year-old rider, who is based at Elsenham Stud with his horse Explosion W, are home following their individual gold in Tokyo.


Stortford police inspector and his sergeant wife retire after joint 60 years in force

10 August 2021
Stortford police inspector and his sergeant wife retire after joint 60 years in force

Stortford police inspector and his sergeant wife retire after joint 60 years in force

10 August 2021

Insp Chris Hunt, the son of a PC, and Sgt Nicola Hunt bid farewell to Herts Constabulary colleagues – but daughter Annabel picks up the baton.


Tea and cake on the menu as day centre reopens to users

30 July 2021
Tea and cake on the menu as day centre reopens to users

Tea and cake on the menu as day centre reopens to users

30 July 2021

Community organisation TouchPoint has launched a weekly cafe at the day centre in Crafton Green with Uttlesford Community Travel offering transport


Tokyo 2020: Ben Maher going for gold on 'horse of a lifetime'

28 July 2021
Tokyo 2020: Ben Maher going for gold on 'horse of a lifetime'

Tokyo 2020: Ben Maher going for gold on 'horse of a lifetime'

28 July 2021

Elsenham's London 2012 team showjumping gold medalist looks to add to his Olympic medal tally on Explosion W in Japan.


Stansted 168-homes plan: ‘Win or lose, village has fought its hardest’

25 July 2021
Stansted 168-homes plan: ‘Win or lose, village has fought its hardest’

Stansted 168-homes plan: ‘Win or lose, village has fought its hardest’

25 July 2021

Public inquiry into whether Pennington Lane farmland can be developed for housing ends with decision expected by end of summer.


Tesco Express shoppers' argument mushrooms into food fight

23 July 2021
Tesco Express shoppers' argument mushrooms into food fight

Tesco Express shoppers' argument mushrooms into food fight

23 July 2021

Police were called when two customers at the Havers Lane store had an altercation and one started throwing fruit and veg.


Stortford schoolgirls make their mark in aid of air ambulance

19 July 2021
Stortford schoolgirls make their mark in aid of air ambulance

Stortford schoolgirls make their mark in aid of air ambulance

19 July 2021

Richard Whittington trio raised money for local helicopter emergency medical service after learning how it saved their teacher's son's life.


New campaign launched to support Uttlesford's farming community

19 July 2021
New campaign launched to support Uttlesford's farming community

New campaign launched to support Uttlesford's farming community

19 July 2021

'Reaching Our Rural Communities' initiative will offer support and advice ranging from crime prevention to domestic abuse.


Try in July: Elodie helps devise charity challenge to try something new

19 July 2021
Try in July: Elodie helps devise charity challenge to try something new

Try in July: Elodie helps devise charity challenge to try something new

19 July 2021

Disabled Bishop's Stortford volunteer Elodie Gibby helps draw up fundraising initiative in aid of disability charity Accuro Care Services.


Pandemic grows love of gardening in village

16 July 2021
Pandemic grows love of gardening in village

Pandemic grows love of gardening in village

16 July 2021

Record entries for this year's Stansted in Bloom gardening competition as people ventured outside during lockdown resulting in some impressive entries


Peacock chicks hatch in dinosaur's mouth at Mountfitchet Castle

09 July 2021
Peacock chicks hatch in dinosaur's mouth at Mountfitchet Castle

Peacock chicks hatch in dinosaur's mouth at Mountfitchet Castle

09 July 2021

"I thought maybe the fox had got her as she'd disappeared, then she appeared one morning underneath the T-Rex head and she'd made her nest inside"


Stansted 168 homes plan: Highways U-turn days before public inquiry

09 July 2021
Stansted 168 homes plan: Highways U-turn days before public inquiry

Stansted 168 homes plan: Highways U-turn days before public inquiry

09 July 2021

Campaigners are angry Essex Highways has withdrawn its objection to a proposed new estate off Pennington Lane.


A hole lot of golf: Friends' four rounds in a day for cancer charity

05 July 2021
A hole lot of golf: Friends' four rounds in a day for cancer charity

A hole lot of golf: Friends' four rounds in a day for cancer charity

05 July 2021

Team member Steve Edwards was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer at the same time as Indie columnist Beth Purvis, who has died aged 42.


‘Removing resident parking is not the solution to Grove Hill issue'

02 July 2021
‘Removing resident parking is not the solution to Grove Hill issue'

‘Removing resident parking is not the solution to Grove Hill issue'

02 July 2021

Villagers claim other options such as bollards, raised kerbs and CCTV will deter lorry drivers from flouting 7.5-tonne restriction.


Talks under way to safeguard Stansted Day Centre

02 July 2021
Talks under way to safeguard Stansted Day Centre

Talks under way to safeguard Stansted Day Centre

02 July 2021

Charitable organisation Touchpoint wants to create a community hub for users of all ages in the village.


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