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TUBS volunteers tackle litter along Stortford's Dunmow Road

15 November 2017
TUBS volunteers tackle litter along Stortford's Dunmow Road

TUBS volunteers tackle litter along Stortford's Dunmow Road

15 November 2017

A dozen volunteers tackled a dirty job on Saturday - cleaning up Dunmow Road in Bishop's Stortford.


Police and crime commissioner praises force after positive inspection

13 November 2017
Police and crime commissioner praises force after positive inspection

Police and crime commissioner praises force after positive inspection

13 November 2017

Hertfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner David Lloyd has praised the county's cops after a positive rating from Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services [HMICFRS].


Coopers of Stortford bids farewell to stalwart Sue after 42 years

09 November 2017
Coopers of Stortford bids farewell to stalwart Sue after 42 years

Coopers of Stortford bids farewell to stalwart Sue after 42 years

09 November 2017

A familiar face to Bishop's Stortford shoppers and millions of Coopers of Stortford catalogue customers across the country has retired after 42 years.


Box office opens for ninth Bishop's Stortford College Festival of Literature

08 November 2017
Box office opens for ninth Bishop's Stortford College Festival of Literature

Box office opens for ninth Bishop's Stortford College Festival of Literature

08 November 2017

Puns, poetry and pyramids are part of a magical mix for the ninth Bishop's Stortford College Festival of Literature.


East Herts leader explains her Stortford planning strategy for Goods Yard development

08 November 2017
East Herts leader explains her Stortford planning strategy for Goods Yard development

East Herts leader explains her Stortford planning strategy for Goods Yard development

08 November 2017

Bishop's Stortford's Goods Yard site is a unique conundrum for East Herts Council - unlike the other major housing developments in the district, it is a brownfield site in the centre of the authority's largest town. The leader, Cllr Linda Haysey, has personally piloted a masterplan for the land with the aim of achieving the best possible outcome with the help of all stakeholders. Last week, her fellow executive members approved her blueprint and here she explains why their endorsement is so important.


Feedback event for Stortford residents over Stansted Airport expansion

07 November 2017
Feedback event for Stortford residents over Stansted Airport expansion

Feedback event for Stortford residents over Stansted Airport expansion

07 November 2017

Bishop's Stortford residents will be able to learn more about Stansted Airport's plans to handle 43m passengers a year at a special feedback event in the town.


Stortford choir raises roof - and £6,800 - for Isabel Hospice

05 November 2017
Stortford choir raises roof - and £6,800 - for Isabel Hospice

Stortford choir raises roof - and £6,800 - for Isabel Hospice

05 November 2017

The Harmonaires, a popular Bishop's Stortford choir, raised the roof for the Isabel Hospice.


New flights from Athens to Stansted Airport begin

02 November 2017
New flights from Athens to Stansted Airport begin

New flights from Athens to Stansted Airport begin

02 November 2017

Greek carrier Air Mediterranean's inaugural flight from Athens to Stansted Airport has touched down.


Lights of Love in Stortford to comfort bereaved at Christmas

02 November 2017
Lights of Love in Stortford to comfort bereaved at Christmas

Lights of Love in Stortford to comfort bereaved at Christmas

02 November 2017

Poignant memories of lost loved ones will once again be to the fore as Bishops Stortford residents take part in this years Isabel Hospice Lights of Love ceremony.


Air pollution in Stortford prompts East Herts action

01 November 2017
Air pollution in Stortford prompts East Herts action

Air pollution in Stortford prompts East Herts action

01 November 2017

Pollution in Bishop's Stortford generally - and specifically at the busy Hockerill junction - is a growing concern after illegal levels of nitrogen dioxide were recorded. Highs of more than 70 micrograms of nitrogen dioxide per cubic metre of air have been measured - against the legal annual mean limit of 40. Graham McAndrew, East Herts Council's executive member for environment and the public space, has taken a special interest in the issue for Independent readers.


Council leader unveils her vision for Stortford's Goods Yard development

01 November 2017
Council leader unveils her vision for Stortford's Goods Yard development

Council leader unveils her vision for Stortford's Goods Yard development

01 November 2017

A masterplan for the Goods Yard development in Bishop's Stortford has been formulated by the leader of East Herts Council.


Organ scholarship for musical student at Bishop's Stortford High School

31 October 2017
Organ scholarship for musical student at Bishop's Stortford High School

Organ scholarship for musical student at Bishop's Stortford High School

31 October 2017

Lessons on the refurbished organ at St Michael's Church have paid off for Bishop's Stortford High School student Mitchell Farquharson, who has won a scholarship to study at Chichester Cathedral.


You'll be Agogs at what £3m Much Hadham property has to offer

28 October 2017
You'll be Agogs at what £3m Much Hadham property has to offer

You'll be Agogs at what £3m Much Hadham property has to offer

28 October 2017

Bishop's Stortford businessman Steve Watts and his family have transformed a converted Dutch barn into a contemporary home with a traditional twist.


An attic room with a view and a family with big horizons

28 October 2017
An attic room with a view and a family with big horizons

An attic room with a view and a family with big horizons

28 October 2017

A new life down under is the only reason Toby and Joanne Thompson are selling their Edwardian-style, four-bedroom home in Bishop's Stortford.


Developer wins planning permission for 30 new homes off Rye Street in Stortford

27 October 2017
Developer wins planning permission for 30 new homes off Rye Street in Stortford

Developer wins planning permission for 30 new homes off Rye Street in Stortford

27 October 2017

Congestion concerns sparked by plans for 30 new homes off Rye Street have been overruled by East Herts Council.


Flights from Stansted to Corsica launch next summer

26 October 2017
Flights from Stansted to Corsica launch next summer

Flights from Stansted to Corsica launch next summer

26 October 2017

Air Corsica is to launch its first ever UK service when it begins flying to the French island from Stansted Airport next summer.


Stortford mayor tells comic why flyposting is no joke

26 October 2017
Stortford mayor tells comic why flyposting is no joke

Stortford mayor tells comic why flyposting is no joke

26 October 2017

The mayor of Bishop's Stortford has explained why he thinks flyposting is no laughing matter.


Kids bring generational joy to Stortford care home

26 October 2017
Kids bring generational joy to Stortford care home

Kids bring generational joy to Stortford care home

26 October 2017

The generations came together at Conewood Manor care home in Bishop's Stortford when National Childbirth Trust mums and their children visited residents at the weekend.


Agony aunt's advice for Birchwood High School students

25 October 2017
Agony aunt's advice for Birchwood High School students

Agony aunt's advice for Birchwood High School students

25 October 2017

Author and agony aunt Matt Whyman told students at Birchwood High School to follow their dreams - like Muhammad Ali.


Bishop's Stortford College pupil Pippa competes at the Horse of the Year Show

25 October 2017
Bishop's Stortford College pupil Pippa competes at the Horse of the Year Show

Bishop's Stortford College pupil Pippa competes at the Horse of the Year Show

25 October 2017

Bishop's Stortford College pupil and rising equestrian star, Pippa Duncan, is riding high after success at the Horse of the Year Show.


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