18 January 2021
Angela Barton writes in memory of Peter Chase, firm friend with whom she shared interests in music, books, politics – and laughter.
23 December 2020
Thirst Youth Café provides a safe space for young people to meet and make friends, helping to reduce social isolation.
29 November 2020
The Indie's Parkinality columnist Julie Walker chooses her personal highlight, challenge and lowlight from a very different 2020
27 November 2020
The Indie is getting behind Bishop's Stortford Salvation Army's £11,400 appeal in aid of 90 families and 230 children in need.
09 October 2020
16-hour surgery to remove life-threatening growth left Stortford mum, 39, partly deaf, with partial facial palsy and balance problems.
28 August 2020
Tom Ryder: "There's a massive problem in society, bigger than Covid-19, and most people either underestimate it or don't discuss it."
20 August 2020
Chris Donovan and Emma Warren at Stansted Mountfitchet-based private practice Dynamic Counselling can offer professional support when times get hard
08 August 2020
Uttlesford's three leisure centres welcome back gym users with Stansted's Mountfitchet Romeera opening on Monday, but swimming pools remain closed.
02 August 2020
The Japanese concept of shinrin-yoku and the Nordic term friluftsliv part of the Earth element in charity Retune's SCALES system for mental wellbeing
27 July 2020
Jon Doolan, a teacher at Windhill21, is the editor behind The Biggest Book of... Yes, which will be launched on August 1.
13 July 2020
Julie Walker writes a column for the Bishop's Stortford Independent called Parkinality, about living with early onset Parkinson's disease.
11 July 2020
In the seventh part of her Lockdown Life diary for the Indie, Stortford mum Cate Wilson is getting ready to pack for a staycation in Northumberland.
11 July 2020
Chas Gill says he should have heeded the advice and warnings he has been given all of his life, especially by those who love him.
05 July 2020
Sawbridgeworth retailer JohnDamien part of national initiative offering new £15,000 kitchen to the country's most deserving coronavirus hero
21 June 2020
Retune founder and musician Tom Ryder continues his look at the charity's SCALES system for improving wellbeing with the letter C, for creativity
16 June 2020
Specialist dietician Alex Ballard looks at bone health and why we need to protect all 206 of them from our head to our toes
11 June 2020
Health, fitness and wellbeing festival Goodness in the Park will take place in July and be streamed live from Friends of Castle Park Facebook Page.
05 June 2020
Lian Brook-Tyler writes a monthly column, Wild&Happy, for the Stortford Indie about finding happiness within by connecting with the world around us.
31 May 2020
Beth 'Bowel Warrior' Purvis, 41 in June, writes for the Stortford Indie as a married mother of two from Elsenham living with stage 4 cancer.
23 May 2020
Starting his look at Retune's SCALES system for tuning up mental wellbeing, Tom Ryder talks to friends and colleagues to get top tips for a top rest