A CHARITY ball to raise money for Broomfield Hospital is being held in Burnham.
RATIONING of surgery to treat clinically obese people means that some need to become "super-obese" before they are allowed a weight loss operation, a new report suggests.
A GARDEN centre’s coffee shop and restaurant has undergone a transformation thanks to a TV design show contest.
Here is a selection of things to do in the Maldon district over the next week.
HEALTH services for the deaf and blind in Essex have been slammed in a new report on the county’s care services.
YOUNGSTERS and their parents donned their silly socks to celebrate World Down’s Syndrome Day.
CAMPAIGNERS say they are thrilled after the “Great Wall of Bradwell” was ordered to be taken down.
DETAILS behind how a series of proposals “fundamental to the future” of Maldon and Heybridge will be delivered have been set out.
COUNCILLORS and staff will observe a minutes silence after the attack in London yesterday.
A PETITION has been launched calling for the decision to axe a service supporting vulnerable people to be reversed.
PLANS for a 320 home development at Wycke Hill in Maldon will be decided on tonight.
FURTHER delays to Burnham’s long-awaited Neighbourhood Plan have been blasted by councillors and residents.
There is major disruption on the railways this morning due to a problem at Romford station.
A GIANT 70ins TV could be installed in a council office.
IN your Maldon and Burnham Standard this week:
PARSONS Elizabeth Passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday 28th February. Sadly missed by her Family, Friends and the community in which she had lived all her life. Funeral service at St Peter’s Church, Great Totham on Monday 3rd April at 10.45am…
EARNSHAW Olive Grace née Ridgewell Peacefully in Broomfield Hospital on 6th March 2017, aged 74 years. A loving Wife, Mum and Nanna who will be sadly missed by all her Family and Friends. Funeral service to take place at the United Reform Church,…
GUIVER Joan Edith Peacefully at Broomfield Hospital on 28th February 2017 aged 94 years. Funeral service to be held at St Margarets Church, Woodham Mortimer on Tuesday 4th April at 1.00pm followed by cremation. Family flowers only. Donations welcomed…
MARTIN Estella Ruth Sadly passed away peacefully in Broomfield Hospital on the 18th March, aged 90 years. Widow of Percy, Mother of Howard and Stephen. Will be sadly missed. Funeral to be arranged.
The family of the late MARK ANTHONY FLEGG wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind messages of sympathy and donations to Vasculitis UK received in their recent sad loss. Special thanks to Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral…
ROOT Alan Haidee, Francesca and William thank all family, friends and neighbours for the kindness shown after our recent sudden loss of Alan and for the wonderful cards, letters, messages, flowers and donations received. A very big thank you to all…
Jo GARTY Lots of love from Jessica x
Lisa ShuttleworthBecause she loves us, she's pretty, she looks after us and cooks us nice food. Lots of love Leon and Amalie xxx
Grace Bentley Lots of Love Jack xxx
Samantha GOSSHAWK I love my Mummy so much. You are the best Mummy in the world. Lots of love Abi xxx
Sara WALKEROur Mum's the best cos she gives us lots of hugs. Grace, Eve & Beanie x x x
FROST Susan & Stan 25 March 2017 Congratulations on your Golden Wedding Anniversary Lots of Mum, Simon, Stacey and Isobella xx
GREGORY Brenda 25.07.1932 - 26.03.2010 Cherished memories of our beloved Mum and Nan. Those who have a Mother cherish her with care for you never know the heartache till you see an empty chair. Missing you so much Your loving Family xxxxxxx
WALLIS Stan A year has passed and I miss you so much. Your loving Wife Jean x
MELVILLE Robert (Bob) A Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Robert Melville (14 October 1918 to 18 January 2017) formerly of Creeksea Corner, Burnham-on-Crouch, will take place at All Saints, Creeksea on 21 April 2017 at 12 noon.
Lorna SAMBORA Stars and Angels remind me of you, And though you’re gone, I still love you. In Loving Memory Ellise