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Northgate girls use their baking talents to raise cash for animal shelter

Northgate girls use their baking talents to raise cash for animal shelter

Northgate girls use their baking talents to raise cash for animal shelter

16 April 2024

Eight Year 6 friends at the Cricketfield Lane primary school raised £405 for the Animal Rescue Charity in Bishop’s Stortford with a cake sale.


Tiger Sharks back in the water at Grange Paddocks to raise cancer charities cash

Tiger Sharks back in the water at Grange Paddocks to raise cancer charities cash

Tiger Sharks back in the water at Grange Paddocks to raise cancer charities cash

15 April 2024

On April 28, more than 40 primary school pupils, aged eight to 11, will each swim 1km in the pool at the Bishop’s Stortford leisure centre.


Designer bargains galore at Aristocrat pop-up shop in aid of Isabel Hospice

Designer bargains galore at Aristocrat pop-up shop in aid of Isabel Hospice

Designer bargains galore at Aristocrat pop-up shop in aid of Isabel Hospice

15 April 2024

The boutique is selling high-end menswear and stylish women’s clothing from a unit in Jackson Square shopping centre, with discounts of up to 80%.


Orchard volunteers take on a plum job in readiness for 300th anniversary

Orchard volunteers take on a plum job in readiness for 300th anniversary

Orchard volunteers take on a plum job in readiness for 300th anniversary

13 April 2024

A working group had a “productive morning” at Rivers Heritage Site and Orchard replacing plastic membranes with environmentally friendly woodchip.


Mayor opens Isabel Hospice’s second shop in Bishop’s Stortford

Mayor opens Isabel Hospice’s second shop in Bishop’s Stortford

Mayor opens Isabel Hospice’s second shop in Bishop’s Stortford

11 April 2024

Cllr Richard Townsend welcomed customers to the new Always Loved by Isabel Hospice store in South Street.


Egg-cellent fundraising start to Stansted Windmill’s new season

Egg-cellent fundraising start to Stansted Windmill’s new season

Egg-cellent fundraising start to Stansted Windmill’s new season

10 April 2024

Work on repointing the brickwork on Stansted’s 200-year-old windmill is set to resume using money raised from events like the Easter egg hunt.


Grove Cottage celebrates brother and sister bonds on National Siblings Day

Grove Cottage celebrates brother and sister bonds on National Siblings Day

Grove Cottage celebrates brother and sister bonds on National Siblings Day

10 April 2024

Grove Cottage in Bishop’s Stortford is celebrating National Siblings Day by sharing the stories of three members and their brother or sister.


London Marathon will be crowning glory for guide dog puppy raiser Emma

London Marathon will be crowning glory for guide dog puppy raiser Emma

London Marathon will be crowning glory for guide dog puppy raiser Emma

08 April 2024

The Bishop’s Stortford teacher is on a mission to run 346km since last August – 1km for every £100 it costs to raise and train a Guide Dogs puppy.


First ever Shimmer Ball raises over £18,000 for St Clare Hospice

First ever Shimmer Ball raises over £18,000 for St Clare Hospice

First ever Shimmer Ball raises over £18,000 for St Clare Hospice

08 April 2024

More than 100 guests enjoyed fine dining and entertainment from The Muggabees and Ben’s Magic at Down Hall Hotel in Hatfield Heath.


Michela’s running London Marathon to support two friends with cancer

Michela’s running London Marathon to support two friends with cancer

Michela’s running London Marathon to support two friends with cancer

07 April 2024

Michela Wilde, 22, is running the London Marathon for Early Birds and Night Owls school clubs owner Hayley Lynskey and family friend Jo O’Brien.


Harry picks up sister’s fundraising ride despite never having ridden before

Harry picks up sister’s fundraising ride despite never having ridden before

Harry picks up sister’s fundraising ride despite never having ridden before

06 April 2024

Harry Stratford, 9, climbed into the saddle for his sister Kitty, 8, and helped her raise almost £400 for Riding for the Disabled Association


Herts High Sheriff ends three-month library tour of county in Stortford

Herts High Sheriff ends three-month library tour of county in Stortford

Herts High Sheriff ends three-month library tour of county in Stortford

05 April 2024

Liz Green’s tour aimed to champion literacy and community engagement while raising funds for Hertfordshire Community Foundation.


£50,000 target as hospital agrees to operate on brave young Arthur

£50,000 target as hospital agrees to operate on brave young Arthur

£50,000 target as hospital agrees to operate on brave young Arthur

04 April 2024

Child of Courage Arthur Bowie’s a big step closer to his dream of walking but his parents must raise money for an op at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital


Charities invited to make free use of upgraded ‘community hub’

Charities invited to make free use of upgraded ‘community hub’

Charities invited to make free use of upgraded ‘community hub’

04 April 2024

Sawbridgeworth Memorial Hall is undergoing an upgrade and is keen to make links with charities.


Super Waterboys: 11 young friends raise £2,500 on walk for water charity

Super Waterboys: 11 young friends raise £2,500 on walk for water charity

Super Waterboys: 11 young friends raise £2,500 on walk for water charity

03 April 2024

Five-year-old Zorawar Malah got a group of friends together to do a sponsored Water Walk after seeing a TV advert for a water charity one day.


Smartphone app aims to boost donations to Bishop’s Stortford Food Bank

Smartphone app aims to boost donations to Bishop’s Stortford Food Bank

Smartphone app aims to boost donations to Bishop’s Stortford Food Bank

01 April 2024

BanktheFood app reminds shoppers to buy the charity’s “most-needed” items and leave them in donation boxes at the town’s supermarkets.


Nursery staff’s sponsored walk in Stortford for Down syndrome charity

Nursery staff’s sponsored walk in Stortford for Down syndrome charity

Nursery staff’s sponsored walk in Stortford for Down syndrome charity

01 April 2024

Sycamore House Day Nursery staff walked three laps of a route from Castle Gardens to Bat Willow Hurst Country Park and back.


Greater Anglia staff put the treat in treatment for children in hospital this Easter

Greater Anglia staff put the treat in treatment for children in hospital this Easter

Greater Anglia staff put the treat in treatment for children in hospital this Easter

28 March 2024

Colleagues and customers donated over 600 chocolate eggs, sweet treats, activity kits, puzzles and colouring books for children in PAH in Harlow.


Stansted Airport Community Fund awards £33,500 to eight worthy causes

Stansted Airport Community Fund awards £33,500 to eight worthy causes

Stansted Airport Community Fund awards £33,500 to eight worthy causes

27 March 2024

The eight recipients include a village gardens and allotment group so it can buy play equipment including a mud kitchen for children.


£10,000 grant to keep town’s community minibuses operator on the road

£10,000 grant to keep town’s community minibuses operator on the road

£10,000 grant to keep town’s community minibuses operator on the road

27 March 2024

Bishop’s Stortford Community Transport has raised £27,000 towards a second-hand minibus and will use Brazier Trust grant to meet purchase price.


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