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Stortford student who underwent major back op completes marathon

Stortford student who underwent major back op completes marathon

Stortford student who underwent major back op completes marathon

08 May 2019

Claire Nicholson: 'I was completely the opposite of sporty at school. With no natural physical talent, it’s all determination and Jelly Babies!'


Fun events boost £200,000 appeal to treat cancer twin Archie in USA

Fun events boost £200,000 appeal to treat cancer twin Archie in USA

Fun events boost £200,000 appeal to treat cancer twin Archie in USA

06 May 2019

Family and friends have already donated more than £28,000 to make Wilks family's American dream a reality


Professor challenges council's findings on noise and pollution threat from Stansted Airport

Professor challenges council's findings on noise and pollution threat from Stansted Airport

Professor challenges council's findings on noise and pollution threat from Stansted Airport

02 May 2019

What are the adverse health effects of aviation noise which should be known to UDC’s planning authorities?


Former Birchwood student sets up new Slimming World group at her old school

Former Birchwood student sets up new Slimming World group at her old school

Former Birchwood student sets up new Slimming World group at her old school

01 May 2019

Sophie Cartledge already has a track record of success after winning an award for her work with Takeley fatbusters


Michelle Brady inspired by courageous daughter Addie to run London Marathon

Michelle Brady inspired by courageous daughter Addie to run London Marathon

Michelle Brady inspired by courageous daughter Addie to run London Marathon

01 May 2019

A pom pom from a pair of Addie Brady’s favourite shoes was pinned to her mother's vest as she ran in memory of her 16-year-old daughter


London Marathon: Stortford mum runs with her mother in stand against Alzheimer's

London Marathon: Stortford mum runs with her mother in stand against Alzheimer's

London Marathon: Stortford mum runs with her mother in stand against Alzheimer's

29 April 2019

Manor Fields mum Abbi Blakey and her 70-year-old mother, running her first marathon, ran for the event's official charity, Dementia Revolution


Caring community wins award for work with dementia sufferers

Caring community wins award for work with dementia sufferers

Caring community wins award for work with dementia sufferers

29 April 2019

New councillors elected after the May local elections will have dementia awareness sessions as part of their induction programme.


London Marathon: Brothers want to raise £10,000 in memory of lifelong friend

London Marathon: Brothers want to raise £10,000 in memory of lifelong friend

London Marathon: Brothers want to raise £10,000 in memory of lifelong friend

28 April 2019

Bowler brothers Ed and Ben, who attended St Mary's Catholic School, will run for Leukaemia Care in tribute to Stewart Marshall


London Marathon: Thorley Park woman hopes it'll be plane sailing

London Marathon: Thorley Park woman hopes it'll be plane sailing

London Marathon: Thorley Park woman hopes it'll be plane sailing

27 April 2019

A Stortford mum-of-two, who has a ballot place in the 26.2-mile race, is raising cash and awareness for a little-known Cambridge-based charity.


London Marathon: Mum Selina's running to say thanks to Great Ormond Street

London Marathon: Mum Selina's running to say thanks to Great Ormond Street

London Marathon: Mum Selina's running to say thanks to Great Ormond Street

27 April 2019

Thorley Park woman's son was rushed to the world-famous London children's hospital for keyhole surgery


London Marathon: Little Hadham's Liz Davey running for Dementia Revolution

London Marathon: Little Hadham's Liz Davey running for Dementia Revolution

London Marathon: Little Hadham's Liz Davey running for Dementia Revolution

27 April 2019

Bishop's Stortford parkrun racers helped to bolster a mum-of-four's marathon fundraiser.


London Marathon: Nockolds worker running for teenage cancer charity Steph's Wishes

London Marathon: Nockolds worker running for teenage cancer charity Steph's Wishes

London Marathon: Nockolds worker running for teenage cancer charity Steph's Wishes

26 April 2019

Sarah Ockenden is running in support of the Bishop's Stortford law firm's Braughing-based charity of the year


London Marathon: Andy Elms to run in memory of brother Tim who died just 3 months ago

London Marathon: Andy Elms to run in memory of brother Tim who died just 3 months ago

London Marathon: Andy Elms to run in memory of brother Tim who died just 3 months ago

26 April 2019

A brother's devotion to his inspirational younger sibling will give him ample motivation for Sunday's race


Once more into the breech for Stortford hypnobirthing mum Georgia

Once more into the breech for Stortford hypnobirthing mum Georgia

Once more into the breech for Stortford hypnobirthing mum Georgia

22 April 2019

Georgia Mathieu says: “I really enjoyed my births and feel very passionate about the skills learnt on my relaxation courses.”


MP Mark Prisk highlights fight against bowel cancer

MP Mark Prisk highlights fight against bowel cancer

MP Mark Prisk highlights fight against bowel cancer

21 April 2019

Somebody is diagnosed with bowel cancer in the UK every 15 minutes and 16,000 people a year die of it, even though it is curable


Aspergillosis sufferer highlights deadly danger lurking in your garden

Aspergillosis sufferer highlights deadly danger lurking in your garden

Aspergillosis sufferer highlights deadly danger lurking in your garden

20 April 2019

Aspergillus has evolved drug-resistant strains and is linked with up to 400,000 UK asthma cases a year and 3,600 lung infections.


Second pharmacy could be prescribed for Stansted

Second pharmacy could be prescribed for Stansted

Second pharmacy could be prescribed for Stansted

19 April 2019

The village's one pharmacy with a dispensing licence is Boots in Cambridge Road yet the GPs’ surgery is at the bottom of Chapel Hill


Blood transfusion first for air ambulance crew at crash

Blood transfusion first for air ambulance crew at crash

Blood transfusion first for air ambulance crew at crash

19 April 2019

Patients were previously given a saline solution, which doesn't carry oxygen or help with clotting.


New Stortford Men's Shed is 'a place to go and make stuff together'

New Stortford Men's Shed is 'a place to go and make stuff together'

New Stortford Men's Shed is 'a place to go and make stuff together'

15 April 2019

The project, aimed at easing social isolation, operates during the day on Wednesdays, off London Road


Phil tackling marathon to help cause dear to his heart

Phil tackling marathon to help cause dear to his heart

Phil tackling marathon to help cause dear to his heart

12 April 2019

Phil has already raised more than £1,000 for ADD-vance, a charity that supports families of children who have ADHD, Autism and related conditions.


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