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Three people injured in two-car collision in Hadham Road

Three people injured in two-car collision in Hadham Road

Three people injured in two-car collision in Hadham Road

01 March 2024

All three emergency services attended the scene of the crash, which involved a brand new 24-reg blue Nissan Juke and a white Volkswagen Passat.


Signalling problems cause chaos on trains through Bishop’s Stortford

Signalling problems cause chaos on trains through Bishop’s Stortford

Signalling problems cause chaos on trains through Bishop’s Stortford

29 February 2024

A fault at Harlow Town developed before 8am, leaving passengers at Sawbridgeworth and other stations stranded on stationary trains.


Birchanger scheme delays caused by weather, drainage issues and ‘unmapped utilities’

Birchanger scheme delays caused by weather, drainage issues and ‘unmapped utilities’

Birchanger scheme delays caused by weather, drainage issues and ‘unmapped utilities’

26 February 2024

Controversial scheme has been ongoing for almost two years and caused huge disruption in Bishop’s Stortford and the surrounding area.


Trains through Bishop’s Stortford disrupted by tree on overhead lines

Trains through Bishop’s Stortford disrupted by tree on overhead lines

Trains through Bishop’s Stortford disrupted by tree on overhead lines

23 February 2024

Network Rail engineers found a tree had fallen onto overhead lines between Stansted Mountfitchet and Elsenham.


Met Office issues warnings for heavy rain and strong winds on Thursday

Met Office issues warnings for heavy rain and strong winds on Thursday

Met Office issues warnings for heavy rain and strong winds on Thursday

21 February 2024

The Gardens of Easton Lodge has cancelled its snowdrop open day – and half-term activities at Hatfield Forest and Audley End could be at risk.


Half-term heralds busiest week of the year so far for Stansted Airport

Half-term heralds busiest week of the year so far for Stansted Airport

Half-term heralds busiest week of the year so far for Stansted Airport

16 February 2024

Hot on the heels of a record-breaking January, more than 360,000 passengers are expected to fly from the hub over the next 10 days.


Hadham Road to be shut all week for gas and sewer works

Hadham Road to be shut all week for gas and sewer works

Hadham Road to be shut all week for gas and sewer works

13 February 2024

The A1250 Hadham Road, which was resurfaced last June, will be shut between Maze Green Road and Bells Hill throughout half-term.


Stansted Airport buses cancelled after problems on other Arriva routes

Stansted Airport buses cancelled after problems on other Arriva routes

Stansted Airport buses cancelled after problems on other Arriva routes

13 February 2024

The cancellations on Tuesday affected the 508, 509 and 510 services which start at Harlow and terminate at the airport.


‘Affinity Water should foot bill for damaged verges in Stansted – not taxpayers’

‘Affinity Water should foot bill for damaged verges in Stansted – not taxpayers’

‘Affinity Water should foot bill for damaged verges in Stansted – not taxpayers’

09 February 2024

Verges damaged by drivers ignoring Affinity’s long official diversion route via Herts countryside and instead using Forest Hall Park as short cut.


Three vehicles seized from uninsured drivers in Sawbridgeworth

Three vehicles seized from uninsured drivers in Sawbridgeworth

Three vehicles seized from uninsured drivers in Sawbridgeworth

06 February 2024

The police traffic operation on the A1184 also caught a motorist who was speeding at 48mph in a 30mph zone.


Power firm responsible for ‘mystery’ road works in Stortford town centre

Power firm responsible for ‘mystery’ road works in Stortford town centre

Power firm responsible for ‘mystery’ road works in Stortford town centre

05 February 2024

Temporary three-way signals at the junction of Northgate End, Hadham Road and North Street caused long queues for Monday morning rush-hour drivers.


Van driver condemned for speeding up before hitting and killing dog in road

Van driver condemned for speeding up before hitting and killing dog in road

Van driver condemned for speeding up before hitting and killing dog in road

05 February 2024

The small terrier-type dog was spotted running loose in the A1184 at Spellbrook on Friday evening and several drivers stopped to try to catch it.


Burger King and Caffé Nero due to land as Stansted Airport gears up for EV drive-thru

Burger King and Caffé Nero due to land as Stansted Airport gears up for EV drive-thru

Burger King and Caffé Nero due to land as Stansted Airport gears up for EV drive-thru

02 February 2024

Five-month refurbishment of toilets under way and work to start later this year on solar farm and terminal extension.


‘Malfunctioning’ shutter bars shoppers from Jackson Square car park

‘Malfunctioning’ shutter bars shoppers from Jackson Square car park

‘Malfunctioning’ shutter bars shoppers from Jackson Square car park

30 January 2024

Some shoppers said it was “another attempt” by East Herts Council to force them to use the unpopular Northgate End multi-storey.


Essex traffic signals ‘bias’ causing delays for Sawbridgeworth drivers

Essex traffic signals ‘bias’ causing delays for Sawbridgeworth drivers

Essex traffic signals ‘bias’ causing delays for Sawbridgeworth drivers

29 January 2024

Drivers are suffering delays of up to 50 minutes to get from Sawbridgeworth to Harlow due to the signals near the Harlow Mill Beefeater restaurant.


No escape from Parsonage ‘island’ as multiple road works start

No escape from Parsonage ‘island’ as multiple road works start

No escape from Parsonage ‘island’ as multiple road works start

29 January 2024

Emergency pothole repairs saw Manston Drive closed on Monday and drainage work at the junction of Parsonage Lane and Stansted Road began at 9.30am.


Early start for exploratory work on new pedestrian crossing

Early start for exploratory work on new pedestrian crossing

Early start for exploratory work on new pedestrian crossing

25 January 2024

Results are being evaluated by Herts Highways with hopes that full design and costing for a crossing in Hadham Road will take place soon.


More disruption for Greater Anglia passengers as train drivers take industrial action

More disruption for Greater Anglia passengers as train drivers take industrial action

More disruption for Greater Anglia passengers as train drivers take industrial action

25 January 2024

A strike on Friday February 2 will result in a “very limited” service and there will be other action from January 29 to February 6.


Ton-up duo among over 70 drivers caught speeding at Stansted Airport

Ton-up duo among over 70 drivers caught speeding at Stansted Airport

Ton-up duo among over 70 drivers caught speeding at Stansted Airport

24 January 2024

Essex speed enforcement officers filmed over 70 drivers breaking 70mph speed limit on M11 and A120 in one day, including two doing 106mph and 104mph.


Thames Water gets in on the act for latest Stortford road works

Thames Water gets in on the act for latest Stortford road works

Thames Water gets in on the act for latest Stortford road works

23 January 2024

The repair and maintenance work near Aldi in London Road began Tuesday lunchtime and is scheduled to end at 23.59 on Friday.


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