Home   Categories   Grid

Stansted Airport's 'zero carbon emissions' flight goal for 2035

Stansted Airport's 'zero carbon emissions' flight goal for 2035

Stansted Airport's 'zero carbon emissions' flight goal for 2035

29 November 2020

Manchester Airports Group launches competition for airlines to be first to operate carbon-free commercial flight from one of its airports.


New £3,340 cycle rack to encourage motorists to switch to bikes

New £3,340 cycle rack to encourage motorists to switch to bikes

New £3,340 cycle rack to encourage motorists to switch to bikes

29 November 2020

East Herts Council hopes the 16-space rack will "encourage commuters to change their travel mode to a more active and sustainable one".


How the man who pilots Stansted Airport's green agenda is branching out

How the man who pilots Stansted Airport's green agenda is branching out

How the man who pilots Stansted Airport's green agenda is branching out

28 November 2020

Award-winning environment manager Martin Churley is passionate about sustainability and now his brief includes Manchester and East Midlands.


Council steps up search for new recycling centre site in Stortford

Council steps up search for new recycling centre site in Stortford

Council steps up search for new recycling centre site in Stortford

26 November 2020

Herts County Council is talking to the owners of industrial estates in a bid to find a new site for the town's tip.


Bird flu outbreak prompts warning to chicken owners

Bird flu outbreak prompts warning to chicken owners

Bird flu outbreak prompts warning to chicken owners

23 November 2020

The UK Chief Veterinary Officer has declared a national prevention zone covering all of England to reduce the risk of the disease spreading.


Council wants to charge residents £50 a year to collect garden waste

Council wants to charge residents £50 a year to collect garden waste

Council wants to charge residents £50 a year to collect garden waste

23 November 2020

East Herts Council executive will debate issue on Tuesday, then public will be consulted before decision by full council in January.


Woman falls into river after slipping on ‘treacherous’ path

Woman falls into river after slipping on ‘treacherous’ path

Woman falls into river after slipping on ‘treacherous’ path

20 November 2020

The woman, believed to be in her late 70s, was heard crying out for help after falling into the Stort in Sawbridgeworth.


Judge rules against council and residents over Little Hadham travellers site

Judge rules against council and residents over Little Hadham travellers site

Judge rules against council and residents over Little Hadham travellers site

16 November 2020

Villagers and East Herts Council took their fight to the High Court after a planning inspector permitted 20 mobile homes and caravans.


Extinction Rebellion East Herts to host online talk about climate crisis

Extinction Rebellion East Herts to host online talk about climate crisis

Extinction Rebellion East Herts to host online talk about climate crisis

14 November 2020

The local branch of the global environmental movement is hosting a discussion about solutions on Monday evening (Nov 16).


Seven-year hitch? Park friends' frustration over nature reserve bid

Seven-year hitch? Park friends' frustration over nature reserve bid

Seven-year hitch? Park friends' frustration over nature reserve bid

13 November 2020

Pishiobury Park friends group chairman Bob Reed revealed an application for Local Nature Reserve status had been made in 2013.


Herts County Council set to confirm climate emergency action plan

Herts County Council set to confirm climate emergency action plan

Herts County Council set to confirm climate emergency action plan

05 November 2020

The strategy – 15 months in the making – follows the authority's decision in July 2019 to declare a climate emergency.


New Ware recycling centre is the model for Stortford's next waste site

New Ware recycling centre is the model for Stortford's next waste site

New Ware recycling centre is the model for Stortford's next waste site

05 November 2020

Super-site has 38 spaces for unloading, split-level design that does away with need for steps and a centre where residents can buy reusable items.


Have your say on revised neighbourhood plans for Bishop's Stortford

Have your say on revised neighbourhood plans for Bishop's Stortford

Have your say on revised neighbourhood plans for Bishop's Stortford

04 November 2020

The town council has organised a Covid-safe consultation event in Jackson Square on Thursday and Saturday (Nov 5 and 7).


Global mission of woman selling home-made candles on Stortford market

Global mission of woman selling home-made candles on Stortford market

Global mission of woman selling home-made candles on Stortford market

19 October 2020

Kloe Fowler, 28, is passionate about making the world a better place and has started by making ethical candles.


Southern Country Park flagged up again as a premier place to visit

Southern Country Park flagged up again as a premier place to visit

Southern Country Park flagged up again as a premier place to visit

19 October 2020

Friends group has played key role in making sure park near St Michael's Mead and Thorley Park has retained its Green Flag status.


Stunned barn owl revives after clash with Ryanair plane at Stansted

Stunned barn owl revives after clash with Ryanair plane at Stansted

Stunned barn owl revives after clash with Ryanair plane at Stansted

15 October 2020

An airfield ranger was alerted to a possible bird strike and, when he inspected the runway, found what he thought was the lifeless body of an owl.


Council takes control of Stortford's tip after private contract is dumped

Council takes control of Stortford's tip after private contract is dumped

Council takes control of Stortford's tip after private contract is dumped

13 October 2020

Herts County Council has taken control of all 17 household waste recycling centres previously operated on its behalf by Amey.


Civic federation cites Stortford in rejecting Govt planning reform proposals

Civic federation cites Stortford in rejecting Govt planning reform proposals

Civic federation cites Stortford in rejecting Govt planning reform proposals

07 October 2020

BSCF president John Rhodes has made a detailed response to Whitehall's planning White Paper using Stortford to reinforce his points.


Unitary moves prompt town deliberations on services

Unitary moves prompt town deliberations on services

Unitary moves prompt town deliberations on services

30 September 2020

The town council would like to control parking, neighbourhood planning, public toilets, sports centres and parks, tourism, arts and recreation.


MP puts pressure on Thames Water to fix Stortford flooding problems

MP puts pressure on Thames Water to fix Stortford flooding problems

MP puts pressure on Thames Water to fix Stortford flooding problems

29 September 2020

Julie Marson has called for action after property was damaged and vehicles were stranded in Stansted Road and Stort Road in August deluges.


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More