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Essex Police prosecute suspected street racers

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 17:13
The suspected organiser of the race in Essex is among those sent prosecution notices.
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Mohammad Amir: Pakistan paceman to quit red-ball cricket with Essex after T20 extension

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 13:49
Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir extends his Essex contract to cover four T20 games and also his final outing in red-ball cricket.
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Colchester United v Cambridge United

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:12
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Colchester United and Cambridge United.
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Lincoln City v Southend United

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 11:10
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Lincoln City and Southend United.
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T20 Blast: All eight games abandoned as rain wrecks Friday schedule

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 19:44
No play is possible in any of the eight T20 Blast games scheduled to take place on Friday because of rain.
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Ethan Hamilton: Man Utd midfielder joins Southend United on loan for the season

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 15:43
Manchester United loan midfielder Ethan Hamilton to League One side Southend United for the rest of the season.
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Canvey Island postboxes taped shut after keys 'misplaced'

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 08:56
Royal Mail says new keys are on order and has apologised to customers for any inconvenience caused.
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Cost of outside legal advice doubles at 42 councils

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:04
Campaigners fighting council cuts label the amount spent on outside law firms "ridiculous".
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Kane Vincent-Young: Ipswich Town agree fee for Colchester United defender

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 15:30
League One side Ipswich Town agree a fee for Colchester full-back Kane Vincent-Young, says U's manager John McGreal.
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Essex mystery scrapyard skeleton was wearing cowboy boots

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 12:23
The skeleton was found wearing "distinctive" boots and a full set of dentures.
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Grays Athletic: John Turner dies in Cayman Islands boat crash

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 10:19
John Turner, a former director of the Essex club, died when two boats crashed off the Caribbean island.
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East of England Ambulance bases upgraded 'to save crew time'

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 17:44
Three stations are being modernised to speed up the handover between crews as shifts finish.
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Clacton sea deaths: Teens died from 'immersion' and 'brain damage'

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:13
Malika Shamas, 14, and her brother Haider, 18, got into difficulty in the sea at Clacton.
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Frank Bruno weighs in to Essex's Drunken Dragon mural row

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 12:09
The pub in Bicknacre has been told to remove its Drunken Dragon painting by the council.
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Judge rules in 'extraordinary' Essex inheritance case

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 19:19
The dispute arose after the deaths of John and Marjorie Ann Scarle at their home in Essex in 2016.
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Syrian lecturer completes English Channel swim

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 16:58
Zeina Alsharkas says she is "proud" to be the first Syrian woman to complete the crossing on her own.
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Stevenage v Southend United

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:59
Live coverage of Tuesday's Carabao Cup game between Stevenage and Southend United.
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Colchester United v Swindon Town

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 15:54
Live coverage of Tuesday's Carabao Cup game between Colchester United and Swindon Town.
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Clacton sea deaths: Dad pays tribute to children

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 14:48
Shamas Riaz says he was very close to Haider, 18, and Malaika, 14, and their deaths were a "big shock".
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Glendon Spence death: Attack at Brixton youth centre was 'merciless'

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 14:29
Glendon Spence, 23, was attacked after he fell while feeling two men with knives, a court hears.
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