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Tilbury2 gets approval next to Port of Tilbury in Essex

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 18:15
The Essex port's expansion will be "fit for purpose for the UK's departure from the EU", its owners say.
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Colchester rape: Two jailed for 'birthday' attack on woman

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 16:51
Claudiu Ivascu, 23, and Nicolae Mihai, 22, attacked the woman in her home in 2017.
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Essex Police's 'Craig David' e-fit mocked on social media

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 12:43
One user suggested the man "should be arrested by the stupid facial hair squad".
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Nephew, 5, inspires hairdresser's Spargoland 'sensory' salon

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 08:08
A hairdresser says his five-year-old nephew, who has cerebral palsy, inspired his specialist salon.
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Boy convicted of sex assault on pupil allowed back to school

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 02:17
The victim says she is trying to "pretend he's not there", while her mother says she worries "every single day".
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Coin collector murder accused 'amazed' by collection

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 18:21
Danny Bostock denies killing Gordon McGhee in order to steal his collection of rare coins.
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Paras and Royal Anglians in Afghanistan as Nato bodyguards

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 18:05
Hundreds of East Anglian troops are back in the country, five years after UK forces pulled out.
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Snooker Shoot-Out: Emma Parker ready for 'massive opportunity'

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 14:27
Emma Parker hopes her mother's assistance in practise has helped to prepare her for a "massive opportunity" at the Snooker Shoot-Out.
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Wilko Johnson backs campaign to save Southend music venue

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 01:04
Rock legend Wilko Johnson is calling on people to dig deep and help support the Victorian pub.
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The naked women of Britain's churches

Tue, 02/19/2019 - 00:53
Why are churches across Britain adorned with carvings of naked women exposing their genitalia?
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Murder victim Breck Bednar's family 'taunted online'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 20:03
Breck Bednar was murdered by a man he met online and now his family say the killer is taunting them.
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Charge over 'naked man defecating on train'

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 16:36
The train was travelling between London Liverpool Street and Southend Victoria.
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Essex beach closed over 'unexploded ordnance'

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 17:26
A 100m (330ft) cordon is in place in Dovercourt, Essex, and the Ministry of Defence called.
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Colchester stabbings: Teen charged with Carl Hopkins murder

Sun, 02/17/2019 - 10:41
The 17-year-old from Woolwich will appear in court on Monday.
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Welsh Open: Neil Robertson to play Stuart Bingham in final

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 16:32
Stuart Bingham will play Neil Robertson in Sunday's Welsh Open final after both recorded convincing wins in the semi-finals.
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Eastleigh v Braintree Town

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 10:42
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Eastleigh and Braintree Town.
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Macclesfield Town v Colchester United

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 10:29
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Macclesfield Town and Colchester United.
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Southend United v Portsmouth

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 10:25
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Southend United and Portsmouth.
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Tom Kemp: Outdoor exercise 'great for the mindset'

Sat, 02/16/2019 - 00:04
"Being outside in the fresh air is great for the mindset... and your mental health."
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Basildon Council fined over girl's wall fall injury

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 16:06
The six-year-old girl suffered serious head injuries in the accident in Vange, Essex.
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