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Crime thriller author drew on real-life attempted abduction of her own daughter

28 January 2020
Crime thriller author drew on real-life attempted abduction of her own daughter

Crime thriller author drew on real-life attempted abduction of her own daughter

28 January 2020

Tammy Cohen will be interviewed at Bishop's Stortford College Festival of Literature on Wednesday February 12 about her career as a thriller writer.


Picture gallery: Fashion show with pre-loved clothes raises £3,000 for Isabel Hospice

28 January 2020
Picture gallery: Fashion show with pre-loved clothes raises £3,000 for Isabel Hospice

Picture gallery: Fashion show with pre-loved clothes raises £3,000 for Isabel Hospice

28 January 2020

Amateur models in second-hand clothes take to the catwalk at Rhodes in aid of the mayor of Bishop's Stortford's chosen charity.


Pupils' visits to Stansted care home are forging lasting friendships

27 January 2020
Pupils' visits to Stansted care home are forging lasting friendships

Pupils' visits to Stansted care home are forging lasting friendships

27 January 2020

Schoolchildren from Rickling CoE Primary are enjoying making friends with the elderly residents of Mountfitchet House.


New chapter for library as users increase

27 January 2020
New chapter for library as users increase

New chapter for library as users increase

27 January 2020

Campaigners to save Stansted's library are celebrating a rise in visitor numbers now that the service has moved into the new community hub building.


'I fell out of love with romance and turned to crime instead'

27 January 2020
'I fell out of love with romance and turned to crime instead'

'I fell out of love with romance and turned to crime instead'

27 January 2020

Bestselling author Emma Curtis will be telling her story at the Bishop's Stortford College Festival of Literature on Wednesday February 12.


Stansted village 'risks being besieged by multinational developers'

26 January 2020
Stansted village 'risks being besieged by multinational developers'

Stansted village 'risks being besieged by multinational developers'

26 January 2020

The rejection of Uttlesford's Local Plan by Government inspectors could open the floodgates for developers, councillors and campaigners fear.


'Forgotten Farnham': Villagers lament disruption of Stortford North development

25 January 2020
'Forgotten Farnham': Villagers lament disruption of Stortford North development

'Forgotten Farnham': Villagers lament disruption of Stortford North development

25 January 2020

In one week, residents were cut off by road closures and by heavy rain flooding the diversion route, a single-track lane through a ford.


Farewell to centenarian who died shortly after 100th birthday celebration

25 January 2020
Farewell to centenarian who died shortly after 100th birthday celebration

Farewell to centenarian who died shortly after 100th birthday celebration

25 January 2020

Family and care home pay tribute to 100-year-old who liked 'a ham sandwich on white bread and a glass of bubbly now and then!'


Woodland burial to solve cemetery crisis?

25 January 2020
Woodland burial to solve cemetery crisis?

Woodland burial to solve cemetery crisis?

25 January 2020

A Stansted councillor believes a natural burial ground could be the answer to the village's cemetery crisis.


Indies Child of Courage winner gets star treatment on prize West End trip

24 January 2020
Indies Child of Courage winner gets star treatment on prize West End trip

Indies Child of Courage winner gets star treatment on prize West End trip

24 January 2020

Chauffeur-driven trip to see Dear Evan Hansen is Birchwood student Katie Callaghan's reward for supporting other sick children.


Fly-tippers block Stansted country lane and cost taxpayers £3,000

24 January 2020
Fly-tippers block Stansted country lane and cost taxpayers £3,000

Fly-tippers block Stansted country lane and cost taxpayers £3,000

24 January 2020

Uttlesford District Council is appealing for information to find the culprits who dumped two lorryloads of wood and rubble in narrow Pennington Lane.


Police tackle hare coursing and poaching in Uttlesford

19 January 2020
Police tackle hare coursing and poaching in Uttlesford

Police tackle hare coursing and poaching in Uttlesford

19 January 2020

Hare coursing is prevalent across Uttlesford during the winter, while poachers are leaving animal remains hanging from hedgerows.


Grass car park at Hatfield Forest churned up by boy racers

17 January 2020
Grass car park at Hatfield Forest churned up by boy racers

Grass car park at Hatfield Forest churned up by boy racers

17 January 2020

Forest staff called police after they found yobs had driven round and round in circles on ancient pasture at the National Trust-owned attraction.


Plea to save the Stortford club that's a lifeline for parents of twins

16 January 2020
Plea to save the Stortford club that's a lifeline for parents of twins

Plea to save the Stortford club that's a lifeline for parents of twins

16 January 2020

Voluntary group Bishop's Stortford and District Twins Club faces an uncertain future unless support can be found to keep it running.


What a load of rubbish! Council blasted for not collecting waste for 10 days

11 January 2020
What a load of rubbish! Council blasted for not collecting waste for 10 days

What a load of rubbish! Council blasted for not collecting waste for 10 days

11 January 2020

Uttlesford council criticised by Stansted residents for closing its refuse collection service during Christmas week, resulting in rubbish piling up.


Stortford clothes shop apologises for rubbish New Year’s Eve idea

09 January 2020
Stortford clothes shop apologises for rubbish New Year’s Eve idea

Stortford clothes shop apologises for rubbish New Year’s Eve idea

09 January 2020

Outcry after boxes and bags left stacked against the windows of Crew Clothing Company by staff were strewn across South Street by drunken revellers.


New Year's Day baby: Leaving on the midnight chime for Georgia

07 January 2020
New Year's Day baby: Leaving on the midnight chime for Georgia

New Year's Day baby: Leaving on the midnight chime for Georgia

07 January 2020

As clock struck midnight on New Year's Eve, first-time mum Amberley Hamilton was heading to Princess Alexandra Hospital to give birth to baby girl.


Village firefighters collect £7,872 from motorists in just six hours

03 January 2020
Village firefighters collect £7,872 from motorists in just six hours

Village firefighters collect £7,872 from motorists in just six hours

03 January 2020

It was a bumper year for Stansted's fire crews as they raised more than £8,000 for charity from street collection and station open day.


Maher plans to make more noise on the Olympic stage with Explosion W

02 January 2020
Maher plans to make more noise on the Olympic stage with Explosion W

Maher plans to make more noise on the Olympic stage with Explosion W

02 January 2020

Reporter Hollie Ryder went to Ben Maher's Elsenham stables for a behind-the-scenes tour as the Olympic gold medallist eyes up a place at Tokyo 2020


62 years on, the sun's still shining on Stortford diamond wedding couple

27 December 2019
62 years on, the sun's still shining on Stortford diamond wedding couple

62 years on, the sun's still shining on Stortford diamond wedding couple

27 December 2019

Peter Scarlett proposed to Kath on Boxing Day 1957 beneath clear blue skies on a park bench in front of King's College Chapel beside the River Cam.


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