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Stansted remembrance picture gallery: Siblings reunite to honour father Herbert

14 November 2019
Stansted remembrance picture gallery: Siblings reunite to honour father Herbert

Stansted remembrance picture gallery: Siblings reunite to honour father Herbert

14 November 2019

Three siblings returned to Stansted on Sunday to pay tribute to their father who was killed in action during the Second World War


Burst water main affects four villages and forces school closure

14 November 2019
Burst water main affects four villages and forces school closure

Burst water main affects four villages and forces school closure

14 November 2019

No mains water supply has led to pupils being sent home from Rickling CofE Primary School after a pipe burst in neighbouring Widdington.


Toni & Guy in Bishop's Stortford shuts after 22 years

14 November 2019
Toni & Guy in Bishop's Stortford shuts after 22 years

Toni & Guy in Bishop's Stortford shuts after 22 years

14 November 2019

The closure of the hair salon franchise is blamed on the 'volatile retail environment' as a result of high rent increases.


Terrified pets enduring days of firework misery in village

09 November 2019
Terrified pets enduring days of firework misery in village

Terrified pets enduring days of firework misery in village

09 November 2019

The owner of a dog left terrified after days of fireworks in Stansted calls for their use to be restricted.


Spectacular spooky party is ghoulish fun for youngsters

08 November 2019
Spectacular spooky party is ghoulish fun for youngsters

Spectacular spooky party is ghoulish fun for youngsters

08 November 2019

Young trick or treaters got to dress up in spooky costumes and make scary ghosts and masks at Bear & Eden's Hallowe'en party.


Painting fetches record auction price for Sworders

02 November 2019
Painting fetches record auction price for Sworders

Painting fetches record auction price for Sworders

02 November 2019

Cedric Morris oil on canvas fetches new record price of £204,160 at Stansted auction house, Sworders.


First phase of windmill repairs successfully completed

01 November 2019
First phase of windmill repairs successfully completed

First phase of windmill repairs successfully completed

01 November 2019

The first phase of repointing work to Stansted's windmill has been completed but fund-raising must continue to complete the project.


Door closed to U13s at village youth club

01 November 2019
Door closed to U13s at village youth club

Door closed to U13s at village youth club

01 November 2019

Youth Centre told under-13s can no longer attend after it was discovered to be in breach of an age limit set by Essex County Council.


Third Age uni group marks 10th birthday

25 October 2019
Third Age uni group marks 10th birthday

Third Age uni group marks 10th birthday

25 October 2019

A thriving community group that allows older people to explore their creative talents and continue learning has celebrated 10 years in Stansted.


Company acts to halt lorries on Grove Hill

20 October 2019
Company acts to halt lorries on Grove Hill

Company acts to halt lorries on Grove Hill

20 October 2019

An aggregates company has taken action to prevent its drivers flouting Grove Hill's weight restriction in a move welcomed by residents this week.


Stansted residents renew battle as developer looks to build 199 homes off country lane

16 October 2019
Stansted residents renew battle as developer looks to build 199 homes off country lane

Stansted residents renew battle as developer looks to build 199 homes off country lane

16 October 2019

Villagers have twice blocked schemes for the site off Pennington Lane, which could become a road through the middle of two estates.


Uttlesford council cabinet trio defect from ruling R4U to Green Party

15 October 2019
Uttlesford council cabinet trio defect from ruling R4U to Green Party

Uttlesford council cabinet trio defect from ruling R4U to Green Party

15 October 2019

Stability of administration in question as three Residents for Uttlesford district councillors jump ship, citing climate crisis as motivation.


Cement mixer spills load on Grove Hill

12 October 2019
Cement mixer spills load on Grove Hill

Cement mixer spills load on Grove Hill

12 October 2019

A company whose lorry spilt wet cement while trying to drive up Grove Hill has backed calls for tougher enforcement of the weight restriction limit.


Stansted students bid for success in national garden challenge

11 October 2019
Stansted students bid for success in national garden challenge

Stansted students bid for success in national garden challenge

11 October 2019

Pupils at Forest Hall School are out to win a competition to design a community garden


Stansted carer's haircut is icing on the cake at Macmillan Cancer Support coffee morning

05 October 2019
Stansted carer's haircut is icing on the cake at Macmillan Cancer Support coffee morning

Stansted carer's haircut is icing on the cake at Macmillan Cancer Support coffee morning

05 October 2019

Mountfitchet House care worker Klare McGinley has her long hair chopped for charity's World's Biggest Coffee Morning fundraiser.


Beavers create five-star luxury hotel for creepy crawlies

28 September 2019
Beavers create five-star luxury hotel for creepy crawlies

Beavers create five-star luxury hotel for creepy crawlies

28 September 2019

A hand-built bug hotel has provided five-star accommodation for insects at Stansted's new community allotment thanks to the efforts of young Beavers.


Restaurant owner reaches out to help parents in need

27 September 2019
Restaurant owner reaches out to help parents in need

Restaurant owner reaches out to help parents in need

27 September 2019

Parents offered support to tackle hard-hitting issues such as post-natal depression and baby loss by the owner of a Stansted family restaurant.


Dramatic interiors sale exceeds auction house expectations

22 September 2019
Dramatic interiors sale exceeds auction house expectations

Dramatic interiors sale exceeds auction house expectations

22 September 2019

There were surprise sales at Sworders' Stansted auction house with an Italian marble bust going for almost 20 times its estimated price.


'Parking over fire hydrants could endanger life', warn Stansted crews

20 September 2019
'Parking over fire hydrants could endanger life', warn Stansted crews

'Parking over fire hydrants could endanger life', warn Stansted crews

20 September 2019

Stansted fire crews are urging villagers to avoid parking over fire hydrants. Blocking access could waste vital minutes and endanger life.


Lorry driver threats filmed as Grove Hill woes continue

19 September 2019
Lorry driver threats filmed as Grove Hill woes continue

Lorry driver threats filmed as Grove Hill woes continue

19 September 2019

A resident threatened by a lorry driver as he tried to stop him flouting the Grove Hill weight restriction said it was one of many daily incidents.


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