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Coronavirus: Nurse in intensive care at Southend Hospital

Thu, 04/02/2020 - 18:21
The man has been intubated and is on a ventilator at Southend Hospital, according to sources at the site.
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Stansted Airport's 'challenge' to park grounded planes

Thu, 04/02/2020 - 14:54
Most of the passenger stands at the UK's fourth busiest airport are full with aircraft.
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Southend United: 'Some players' furloughed due to coronavirus financial effects

Thu, 04/02/2020 - 08:04
Southend put "several staff and some players" on temporary leave because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Coronavirus: 'Living legend' doctor Alfa Saadu dies from Covid-19

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 19:20
Dr Alfa Saadu worked as a medical director and across many hospitals in London, his family said.
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Coronavirus: Covid-19 used as a weapon, says Essex top officer

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 18:48
Assistant Chief Constable of Essex Paul Wells speaks out after officers were deliberately coughed at.
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Coronavirus: Southend Hospital staff could 'limit work' over protective equipment

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 15:10
Staff are said to be "petrified" at the lack of protective equipment during the coronavirus crisis.
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Spina bifida womb op baby celebrates first birthday in lockdown

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 13:16
Elouise Simpson had open "foetal repair" surgery last year following a spina bifida diagnosis.
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Cricket and coronavirus: What will happen with 2020 season?

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 13:09
With the first seven weeks of the season already cancelled, what about the rest of the summer and beyond?
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Coronavirus: How are hospices coping during the pandemic?

Wed, 04/01/2020 - 00:02
What is it like for those working on the front line of end-of-life care in hospices?
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Coronavirus in UK: How many confirmed cases are there in your area?

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 18:18
Key graphics explaining how coronavirus has spread in the UK and the government's response.
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Antony Gormley and Grayson Perry share lockdown ideas

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 14:45
Antony Gormley, Grayson Perry and Jeremy Deller help a Colchester gallery with home activities.
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Coronavirus: Nine deaths confirmed at Harlow hospital

Tue, 03/31/2020 - 12:37
The total death toll from Covid-19 at one hospital in Essex is up to 14.
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Coronavirus: Essex nurses and relatives make 'stay at home' video

Mon, 03/30/2020 - 15:27
Staff on a hospital ward wanted to send out a "powerful message" to stop the spread of coronavirus.
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Finest Dental collapse described as 'scandal' by former dentist

Sun, 03/29/2020 - 09:10
The BBC spoke to 87 Finest Dental customers who paid a combined £540,344 for work never completed.
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Jack Monroe: Coronavirus cookery for the culinary clueless

Sun, 03/29/2020 - 07:29
Food writer Jack Monroe has been sharing top tips for people who are new to cooking.
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Coronavirus: Mum's thanks for breast milk delivery to sick baby

Sat, 03/28/2020 - 10:20
New mum Becky stopped visiting Freyja in hospital when her partner developed flu-type symptoms.
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Coronavirus: The Essex man spending the weekend in the pub

Sat, 03/28/2020 - 09:56
Jim Sangwell, 34, has his own pub, Fred's Bar, in a shed in his back garden.
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Coronavirus: The dancers with Down's syndrome who won't stop

Sat, 03/28/2020 - 09:30
A group of dancers with Down's syndrome is carrying on performing via video-link.
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Coronavirus: Clacton hotel offers rooms for NHS staff

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 19:37
The hotel is offering accommodation to frontline workers as they battle the Covid-19 outbreak.
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Coronavirus: Man accused of 'coughing coronavirus' on officers

Fri, 03/27/2020 - 16:50
The man in his 20s has been charged with two counts of assault on an emergency worker.
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