Spurs' foundation launches new development centre

This Is Local London: Striker Emmanuel Adebayor wearing Spurs foundation shirt for Sunday's game

2:52pm Monday 28th July 2014

The partnership will see an elite squad formed and entered into national competitions

Woodland plot placed on market

This Is Local London: Bluebells in Claybury Woods, Woodford Green

1:02pm Monday 28th July 2014

Land valued at £350,000

Festival goers dress up to commemorate war dead

This Is Local London:

11:04am Monday 28th July 2014

Residents enjoyed exhibitions, classic cars and a drone display

Green-fingered villagers show their talents

This Is Local London:

10:26am Monday 28th July 2014

A total of 12 prizes were awarded to entrants

Promoted Article: Join the World's Biggest Coffee Morning with Macmillan

This Is Local London: World's Biggest Coffee Morning

10:00am Monday 28th July 2014

Join people in your area for the Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning on Friday 26th September – all in the name of Macmillan Cancer Support.

Pictures of the week

This Is Local London:

8:30am Sunday 27th July 2014

Guardian chief photographer Ken Mears picks his favourite shots of the week

Harassment accused wanted by police

This Is Local London:

11:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Police have renewed an appeal for information to trace a wanted man.

Festival goers to remember war dead

This Is Local London: I Love Epping festival in full swing

9:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

There will be chances to climb aboard the Tresor Paris bus, marvel at a supercar and a vintage Rolls Royce

Park authority boasts award winning green spaces

This Is Local London:

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Green Heritage accolade also awarded to historic site

Stories of the week

This Is Local London:

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Here is a selection of the week's best stories from the Epping Forest Guardian. Click on the text to read more...

Latest planning applications

This Is Local London: The district council offices in Epping High Street.

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Planning applications submitted to Epping Forest Council up to July 18

Driver arrested after pedestrian injured in early morning collision

This Is Local London:

12:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

A pedestrian has been hospitalised with head injuries following a collision with a car in Loughton this morning. 

Collision between car and pedestrian closes road

This Is Local London:

11:20am Friday 25th July 2014

A road in Loughton has been closed by Essex police after a serious road accident involving a car and a pedestrian. 

Building evacuated in thunder storm "chaos"

This Is Local London:

3:21pm Friday 25th July 2014

Ceilings collapse at office building and car is crushed by tree

TOWIE-themed fish and chip shop wins battle to keep name

This Is Local London:

10:38am Friday 25th July 2014

The Only Way Is Fish was threatened with legal action by Lime Pictures.

Correction: Hitchcock's Blackmail to be shown at Walthamstow Assembly Hall

This Is Local London:

9:41am Friday 25th July 2014

Correction: Blackmail is showing at Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, Walthamstow and not Orford House Social Club, which was incorrectly printed in our newspaper.

'Hundreds more traveller sites needed in Essex to meet demand'

This Is Local London: The new travellers site beside the A406.

9:00am Friday 25th July 2014

An estimated 786 new sites needed by 2033.

Hospital trust's £16.5m deficit under scrutiny

This Is Local London: The Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow

8:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Princess Alexandra Hospital has a planned deficit of £11.5m this year

Legal threat after reports of youths terrorising neighbourhood

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

7:43am Friday 25th July 2014

Claims young people climb onto residents' balconies and abuse shopkeepers.

Teenager charged over scam

This Is Local London: PHONE THREATS: Scam callers can turn nasty

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Abu Syed, 18, charged in connection with scam on elderly Buckhurst Hill man.

Council to improve sports centre to encourage users

This Is Local London: bowls - cxz

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Town council to take over lease in February

Couple's engagement plans cancelled due to sewage flooding

This Is Local London:

2:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Lee Emery and Danielle Fenn could face six months out of their home

Nigerian artist marks 100 days since schoolgirls kidnapping

This Is Local London:

1:24pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Epping Forest was chosen as it was evocative of the forest where the girls were last seen

Weekly 350-mile round trip for award winning fishmonger

This Is Local London:

12:15pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Ian McClean comes from Grimsby every Monday to sell fish in Essex

Schoolboy racers claim top prize

This Is Local London:

9:28am Thursday 24th July 2014

Ben Green, Olliver Longshaw and Jaiden Fenton won the British Schools Karting Competition

School and homes plan for former Spurs training ground

This Is Local London:

8:53am Thursday 24th July 2014

Plans for school for children with autism.

'Firecar' deployed to reduce road collisions

This Is Local London:

8:06am Thursday 24th July 2014

The 'Firecar' will be used to engage with young drivers

Hospital trusts referred to government over debt

This Is Local London: King George Hospital

8:01am Thursday 24th July 2014

Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust faces closer Whitehall scrutiny after improvement plan deemed inadequate.

Pupils go on 'sensory safari'

This Is Local London:

7:47am Thursday 24th July 2014

Students encouraged to use all five senses to explore their surroundings

Lanes to reopen after fuel spillage

This Is Local London:

4:21pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Highways Agency expect all lanes to reopen at 4.30pm

Third hospital death inquest without jury 'unthinkable'

This Is Local London: Carmel Bloom died following a routine operation in 2002

3:08pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The third inquest into the death of Carmel Bloom has been recommended to be heard without a jury due to complex medical evidence

Car and lorry collide on M25

This Is Local London:

2:00pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Two lanes are closed on anticlockwise carriageway after fuel spil

Co-op joins Sainsbury's in bid for new store

This Is Local London: Local residents and buisnesses are unhappy about plans proposed for a Sainsbury's local and six flats on the old Church Hill Car Park in Loughton.

12:02pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Co-op will contact residents about the plans shortly

Pupils create award winning safety posters

This Is Local London:

9:19am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Winners received £100 vouchers and the school was awarded £200 for books

Seventh arrest in shopkeeper killing case

This Is Local London: Shammi Atwel was pushed under a lorry after trying to protect his wife and business

8:03am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Shammi Atwal was killed after trying to defend his business from robbers.

Car salesman, 75, to open Nando's

This Is Local London:

7:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Joe Higgins worked for Brown's on the site of new restaurant for almost 60 years

M25 to close overnight for emergency repairs

This Is Local London:

5:27pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

No access to anticlockwise carriageway between junctions 25 and 27 from 10pm

Epping cinema development moves closer

This Is Local London: Epping Town Council is happy for councillors to speak with journalists

4:02pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A plan for a major development of a seven-acre site in Epping, which could include a cinema, homes and office space, has moved a step closer.

Reward tripled for footage of deadly nightclub incident

This Is Local London: Adam Hird

11:11am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Adam Hird died on June 17 following an incident outside a nightclub two days earlier

Motorway reopens following lorry crash

This Is Local London:

10:35am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Traffic is still queuing anticlockwise back to junction 28 from junction 26

M25 crash causing widespread delays

This Is Local London:

8:28am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A crash on the M25 involving two lorries is causing widespread delays on rush hour roads.

12.8 tonnes of fireworks could have caused 'death or serious injury'

This Is Local London: The fireworks display at Oakleaf Sports Complex in Newton Aycliffe could be brought back as a ticketed event

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Steven McLaren pleaded guilty to offences relating to the storage of explosives

Wanted man arrested and charged

This Is Local London:

4:05pm Monday 21st July 2014

Jamie Happer is charged with two counts of assault and one of stealing a television from Tesco

Elderly targeted by taxi fare fraudster

This Is Local London:

3:18pm Monday 21st July 2014

Police urge residents to remind elderly relatives not to let strangers into their homes or hand over cash

Tour de France plaque a 'fantastic idea'

This Is Local London:

2:50pm Monday 21st July 2014

Epping Forest District Council will consult with other authorities about the plans

Town to remember war dead at annual festival

This Is Local London:

1:36pm Monday 21st July 2014

Festival goers can enter a costume competition and get a period make over

Brownies donate kit for kittens

This Is Local London:

1:16pm Monday 21st July 2014

Megan Petty, 10, collected 766 sachets of cat food to donate

Dogs, ferrets and flowers feature at festival

This Is Local London:

12:32pm Monday 21st July 2014

Primary pupils artwork also exhibited

Ancient walls mapped by drone

This Is Local London:

12:08pm Monday 21st July 2014

Around 100 people helped mark the site of an ancient church's walls

Families describe flooding 'nightmare'

This Is Local London:

10:51am Monday 21st July 2014

Homes damage by sewage and rainwater.

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