About Cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Local News

Burst water main on Lower Burnham Road disrupting traffic

Burst water main on Lower Burnham Road

Celebration of life to take place for late Maldon artist

Celebration of life to take place for late Maldon artist

Burglars pinch belongings from car in Burnham

Burglars pinch belongings from car in Burnham

We steer you towards the cheapest petrol prices at the pumps

We steer you towards the cheapest fuel prices at the pumps

Pop-up drama club will come to Maldon

Pop-up drama club will come to Maldon

Watchdog set to review blunder over postal votes

Watchdog set to review blunder over postal votes

£116k payout to the man who turned off Essex’s street lights

£116k payout to the man who turned off Essex’s street lights

Burnham scene - picture by Sue Pelling

Last rallying cry to recruit members to Burnham Twinning Association

Becky Parker and Dannielle Dines

Dozens expected to turn out to Becky Parker memorial

"Essex Police are not using Sarah’s Law enough to protect children"

"Essex Police are not using Sarah’s Law enough to protect children"

Gang batter Burnham house with baseball bats

Gang batter Burnham house with baseball bats

Jennie Stone pictured with Sandra Amey-Martin from the charity.

Daughter raises cash for Maldon charity after invaluable support

Police appeal over theft of 300 litres of diesel

Police appeal over theft of 300 litres of diesel

The Chequers in Goldhanger was among the many pubs targeted.

Burglars blitz pubs across Maldon district, plus a football club

'Inadequate' care home is told it must improve

'Inadequate' care home is told it must improve

Woman pedestrian in collision with lorry in Tesco car park

Woman pedestrian in collision with lorry in Tesco car park

Happy Hearts : For keep-fit over 50s

Happy Hearts : For keep-fit over 50s

The Big Sing Community Choir invites you for a sing-along

The Big Sing Community Choir invites you for a sing-along

Antiques collectors will be spoilt for choice at Maldon’s Antiques and Collectors Fair

Antiques collectors will be spoilt for choice at Maldon’s Antiques and Collectors Fair

'It's Showtime!': one of the district's largest charity events will soon pop-up in Purleigh

'It's Showtime!': one of the district's largest charity events will soon pop-up in Purleigh

Scaffolding stolen from site in Tollesbury

Scaffolding stolen from site in Tollesbury

Vandals strike as car keyed is in North Fambridge

Vandals strike as car keyed is in North Fambridge

Barbecue warning as agency predicts 50% increase in food poisoning cases

Barbecue warning as agency predicts 50% increase in food poisoning cases

Bikes stolen from garden in Burnham

Bikes stolen from garden in Burnham

Trailer brings down cables causing power cut to 1,269 St Lawrence homes

Trailer brings down cables causing power cut to 1,269 St Lawrence homes

The huts are located near Maldon Splash Park.

Council announces Maldon beach huts are now available for hire

Grab a grant from the Maldon and Burnham Standard: Apply Now!

Grab a grant from the Maldon and Burnham Standard: Apply Now!

Essex firefighters cleared of all charges in abuse case

Essex firefighters cleared of all charges in abuse case

Appeal lodged over bungalow plans

Appeal lodged over bungalow plans

The deadline for applications is August 31

Applications welcome for parish council role

Historic flower show thrives during landmark anniversary

Historic flower show thrives during landmark anniversary

Priti Patel is supporting the initiative to bring people back to local high streets which David Russell Opticians is taking part in

Community week aims to get people supporting local high streets

New flower vase for Maldon High Street's war memorial statue

New flower vase for Maldon High Street's war memorial statue

PHOTO CREDIT: Liz Bonsor. Artist John Durham with MP John Whittingdale

MPs attend art gallery preview

Squash Fun Day raises money for charity

Squash Fun Day raises money for charity

Phillip Skinner with winning tray of vegetables

The Maldon Summer Show celebrates its 120th anniversary

Cadet Amy-Neave Purser with Cadet Unit Leader Tom Gower

Schoolgirl encourages other youngsters to join Volunteer Police Cadets

Council worker hit on head by moving bin

Council worker hit on head by moving bin

Blackwater Barge Match: 'Camaraderie as great as ever' despite poor weather

Blackwater Barge Match: 'Camaraderie as great as ever' despite poor weather

MP's £7,000 payrise - What your local representative had to say about the increase

MP's £7,000 payrise - What your local representative had to say about the increase

Maldon District Council seeks two new recruits

Maldon District Council seeks two new recruits

Luke races ahead at car event

Luke races ahead at car event

Tillingham Flower Show a "great success" despite power cut and damaged marquee

Tillingham Flower Show a "great success" despite power cut and damaged marquee

L-r: Betty Horton, mayor mark Heard, deputy manager Wendy Ward and Maureen Fulcher at the special supper at Longfield Care Centre

Let's pull out the glad rags for some posh nosh

Elderly woman dies in two-vehicle crash and Mayland woman injured

Elderly woman dies in two-vehicle crash and Mayland woman injured

Candles lit in memory of doting mum-of-two Becky Parker

Candles lit in memory of doting mum-of-two Becky Parker

Warning over holiday cons

Warning over holiday cons

Ryan Jaques is training for a Mr England competition in September

Bodybuilder Ryan is set for Mr England contest

Dengie hit by power cuts - flower show marquee battered by last night's weather

Dengie hit by power cuts - flower show marquee battered by last night's weather

Pictured: Billy Brotherston

Booth Place neighbours speak of shock over Becky death

Keep in touch with local news

Sign up for email alerts

Most read stories

  • 1

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

Research local amenities