Quad bike rider in critical condition

This Is Local London: Police officers rescue baby locked in car in the searing afternoon sun

7:10am Monday 20th October 2014

Man lifted to hospital by air ambulance.

Police appeal after knife-point robbery

This Is Local London: Essex Police closed the station as part of £2.5million cuts.

7:03am Monday 20th October 2014

Police want to find two men who rushed to the aid of a student being threatened with a knife.

Library to close for upgrades

This Is Local London: Cumbria the subject of library talk

4:45pm Monday 20th October 2014

A community library is set to close next week in a bid to introduce new technology.

60k theft trial postponed

This Is Local London: Chelmsford Crown Court

4:30pm Monday 20th October 2014

The trial of a woman accused of stealing almost £60,000 from her mother has been postponed.

Stable conversion approved

This Is Local London: Flags werev flown at half mast outside the Epping Forest District Council offices in High Street, Epping

3:37pm Monday 20th October 2014

An application to convert a section of stables at an equestrian centre has been approved.

Police meeting to discuss town's crime and community safety issues

This Is Local London: Students at the entrance to Epping Forest College's new building

3:45pm Monday 20th October 2014

The meeting will cover topics such as new local policing plans, crime in the town and community safety issues.

Garage demolition plan rejected

This Is Local London: Flags werev flown at half mast outside the Epping Forest District Council offices in High Street, Epping

3:27pm Monday 20th October 2014

Concerns raised over lack of detail in plans and noise.

Four-bedroom house plan approved

This Is Local London: Flags werev flown at half mast outside the Epping Forest District Council offices in High Street, Epping

3:19pm Monday 20th October 2014

Permission has been granted to build a four-bedroom house next to a supermarket.

E-fit released of knifepoint robbery suspect

This Is Local London:

2:37pm Monday 20th October 2014

Two men intervened after man approached student in alley.

First poppies to go on sale this weekend

This Is Local London: Town Hall, Darlington  -  Pic to go with story about this year's poppy appeal. (10155165)

1:31pm Monday 20th October 2014

Shops, pubs, restaurants and businesses will this weekend begin collecting donations to remember all those who lost their lives in the service of their country.

Violence outside pub for second weekend

This Is Local London:

11:51am Monday 20th October 2014

Three hospitalised after fight outside Green Dragon pub in Waltham Abbey.

Spooky trains run on heritage railway

This Is Local London:

11:09am Monday 20th October 2014

A historic train line will be running ghost trains this Halloween.

Planning applications for Epping Forest

This Is Local London: Flags werev flown at half mast outside the Epping Forest District Council offices in High Street, Epping

9:00am Monday 20th October 2014

Buckhurst Hill

Forty-strong team in half marathon effort

This Is Local London:

7:26am Monday 20th October 2014

School team inspired by former staff, relatives and pupils has raised more than £25k for cancer research.

Editor's View: Expect to be named if you appear in court

This Is Local London:

4:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

Some do not understand the principle of open justice.

Boudica or Boadicea? The infamous queen from Horrible Histories reveals all

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Saturday 18th October 2014

Freetime catches up with Queen Boudica ahead of her appearance in Horrible Histories – Barmy Britain, at Chelmsford City Theatre.

Editor's View: Membership of political parties at historic low

This Is Local London:

12:00pm Saturday 18th October 2014

Smaller parties growing in popularity, but traditional ones declining.

Cafe owners fear racist campaign of vandalism

This Is Local London:

1:50pm Friday 17th October 2014

Waltham Abbey cafe owners vow not to leave, despite repeated attacks on their business.

Two men jailed for killing young father

This Is Local London:

7:00am Friday 17th October 2014

Two men have been jailed for a total of 18 years for killing a young father in a Costco car park last year.

Lessons offered after high number of serious dog bites

This Is Local London: American Akita dog, for the dangerous dogs campaign. (7640007)

7:50am Friday 17th October 2014

A total of 209 people were hospitalised after being attacked by dogs last year.

Animation festival celebrates black superheroes

This Is Local London:

5:30pm Friday 17th October 2014

Magical Nigerian warriors, Anansi the West African folk hero, and Storm from the X-Men – all of these and more are celebrated in Black Superheroes, an animation festival taking place at Leytonstone Library.

Opinion: Councillors aren't doing much for us

This Is Local London: Flags werev flown at half mast outside the Epping Forest District Council offices in High Street, Epping

4:10pm Friday 17th October 2014

Why can't local councillors be politically independent?

Campaign cuts litter loads in district

This Is Local London: Litter pick in the Arboretum on Saturday

10:45am Monday 20th October 2014

A campaign aiming to reduce litter in the district has reduced branded rubbish loads by over 40 per cent.

Search on for previous not-so-careful owners

This Is Local London:

3:20pm Friday 17th October 2014

Appeal to readers to trace history of vintage 1930 MG Midget

Central line trespasser taken to hospital

This Is Local London:

3:25pm Friday 17th October 2014

A teenage girl has been taken to hospital after she was found trespassing on the track at a Central line station.

Sheltered housing scheme celebrates 20 years of care

This Is Local London:

1:14pm Friday 17th October 2014

Staff at Honey Tree Court held a party for 30 residents this morning to celebrate their second decade anniversary.

Marathon man completes 50km course after Norovirus recovery

This Is Local London:

Loughton accountant had barely eaten for two days before challenge.

Local authorities given new powers to tackle anti-social behaviour

This Is Local London: Borough ranked amongst most energy efficient in the UK

7:01am Friday 17th October 2014

Criminal Behaviour Orders will be introduced on Monday.

Opinion: Lookalike is nothing like Rod Stewart

This Is Local London:

2:10pm Friday 17th October 2014

The real Rod Stewart is immaculately groomed

Landlord defends pub after mass brawl

This Is Local London:

12:46pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Proprietor said drunk customer attacked window before fight broke out.

Psychic forced to deny link to terror group ISIS

This Is Local London:

10:10am Thursday 16th October 2014

The Spirit of Isis in Waltham Abbey has been attracting attention following rise of extremist militia group.

Vote for the Stow Festival

This Is Local London:

5:02pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Organisers of the popular Stow Festival are celebrating after the community event was nominated in two categories at this year’s UK Festival Awards.

Four car collision on M25

This Is Local London:

4:17pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Emergency services have been called following a four vehicle collision on the M25.

District set to receive state-of-the-art ambulances

This Is Local London:

2:52pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Three district ambulance stations are set to receive new state-of-the-art ambulances as part of a fleet replacement programme.

Council appeal for 'poppy people' volunteers

This Is Local London: Town Hall, Darlington  -  Pic to go with story about this year's poppy appeal. (10155165)

12:50pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Last year’s UK Poppy Appeal currently stands at just over £38 million which is an increase of over £1 million on the 2012 total.

Sheltered housing scheme to celebrate 20th anniversary

This Is Local London:

12:01pm Thursday 16th October 2014

Honey Tree Court will celebrate two decades of care this week by throwing a party.

M25 lanes reopen after van fire

This Is Local London:

10:36am Thursday 16th October 2014

All lanes closed yesterday have now reopened following emergency carriageway works due to fire damage.

Burglars steal watches with 'great sentimental value'

This Is Local London:

7:00am Thursday 16th October 2014

Police issue appeal over break-in, which resulted in computer equipment, cash and jewellery stolen.

My First Term - out today

This Is Local London: My First Term is free with this week's Guardian

11:01am Thursday 16th October 2014

Special schools supplement published today

Campaigners fight to 'save' historic airfield

This Is Local London:

8:07am Wednesday 15th October 2014

Residents fear development plans will spell the end of airfield, which was used as RAF base in First and Second World Wars.

Golden couple in desperate search for lost wedding album

This Is Local London:

7:00am Wednesday 15th October 2014

Plea after cherished photographs lost on night on golden wedding anniversary celebrations.

Top 5 events taking place this week

This Is Local London: Your guide to some of the best things to do in the area this weekend.

5:30pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Stuck for something to do over the next seven days? Here's our pick of the top five events taking place in the borough.

Drivers warned to expect delays following M25 J27 fire

This Is Local London:

4:37pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Delays of more than an hour following earlier blaze

Council to complete £1million land deal

This Is Local London:

3:40pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Plans for a major development have moved closer after a council decision to purchase land for an estimated £1million pounds.

Students attend council conference

This Is Local London:

3:20pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Event organised as part of European Local Democracy Week

Primary school given exclusive access to London 2012 venues

This Is Local London:

3:17pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Pupils had the chance to take part in tennis, cycling and hockey sessions for free.

Actor Adam Pearson on disfigurement, working with Jonathan Glazer and nude scenes with Scarlett Johansson

This Is Local London:

2:10pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Filmmaker Jonathan Glazer has produced some of the most culturally significant images of our time: from his advertising work with Guinness and Sony BRAVIA to his movies Sexy Beast and Birth. So when fan Adam Pearson was offered the chance to meet the director, to a secure a part in his latest movie Under the Skin, he leapt at the chance. Unfortunately their initial meeting didn’t entirely go to plan.

Council praise courts decision to imprison £62k fraudster pair

This Is Local London: Chelmsford Crown Court

1:56pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

A council have welcomed a courts decision to sentence a woman and her solicitor to imprisonment following a £62,000 fraud.

Mass brawl in pub car park

This Is Local London:

12:37pm Wednesday 15th October 2014

Police appeal for information after violence flared in Waltham Abbey.

Six injured following M25 crash and fire

This Is Local London:

10:57am Wednesday 15th October 2014

Six people have been left injured following a two vehicle accident which left a van on fire.

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