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Covid-19 in the East of England: Your questions answered

Wed, 01/27/2021 - 20:43
From vaccines, to home-schooling and the end of lockdown - you have been asking the experts.
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Covid-19: Lockdown fines for Staffordshire-to-Kent odyssey

Wed, 01/27/2021 - 18:32
Three men had to be rescued after getting into difficulty on their way to a sea fort off Kent.
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Covid-19: Basildon nurse meets her baby after months in hospital with virus

Wed, 01/27/2021 - 17:18
Nurse Eva Gicain says when she held Elleana for the first time she "didn't want to let go".
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Covid-19: Elective surgery hubs could be set up in the East

Wed, 01/27/2021 - 16:58
The NHS is looking at a regional "safety net service" to deal with delayed elective operations.
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Cash injection: Non-league clubs handed £10m government 'winter survival' money

Wed, 01/27/2021 - 13:59
About 850 non-league clubs are handed a £10m injection as part of the government's Sports Winter Survival Package.
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In Pictures: The Covid-19 volunteers supporting front-line NHS staff

Wed, 01/27/2021 - 06:36
"You get to see the goodness in people," says an 18-year-old NHS volunteer.
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Southend United 1-3 Bradford City

Tue, 01/26/2021 - 21:38
A brace from Gareth Evans helps Bradford secure a 3-1 win at rock bottom Southend in League Two.
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Stevenage 0-0 Colchester United

Tue, 01/26/2021 - 21:35
Stevenage edge a point clear of League Two's relegation places after a hard-fought 0-0 draw with Colchester at the Lamex Stadium.
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National League still to decide on 2020-21 season vote

Tue, 01/26/2021 - 18:34
National League clubs and officials are still to decide on whether to proceed with the 2020-21 season.
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RSPCA in Essex takes in 'guide' guinea pig and her blind sister

Tue, 01/26/2021 - 18:06
Totally blind guinea pig Ami gets on just fine as sister Yuki guides her everywhere, the RSPCA says.
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Covid-19: Ipswich sports centre opens as mass vaccination site

Tue, 01/26/2021 - 09:16
Health officials say they are "ramping up" the vaccine programme in Suffolk after a slow start.
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Janet Lewis death: Husband 'had abnormal mental functioning'

Mon, 01/25/2021 - 19:12
An 80-year-old man may have been in an impaired mental state when he killed his wife, a jury hears.
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'Essex Boys': Triple killer Jack Whomes to be released from jail

Mon, 01/25/2021 - 18:49
Jack Whomes was jailed for the execution of three men on isolated farmland in December 1995.
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Colchester stabbing: Rapper Alinjavwa Siwale's family praise 'free spirit'

Mon, 01/25/2021 - 16:37
Alinjavwa Siwale "had the ability to enter a room and brighten it", a tribute said.
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Tyler Cordner: Southend United sign AFC Bournemouth centre-back on loan

Mon, 01/25/2021 - 14:43
Southend United sign centre-back Tyler Cordner on loan from Bournemouth until the end of the League Two season.
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Covid-19: Essex student helps 600 refugees out of 'period poverty'

Mon, 01/25/2021 - 06:37
Ella Lambert says the period pain she experiences inspired her to help others.
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Morecambe 3-0 Colchester United

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 17:37
Morecambe move back into the League Two play-off spots with a fine victory over Colchester at the Mazuma Stadium.
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Southend United 0-1 Mansfield Town

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 17:30
Jamie Reid fires in-form Mansfield to a fifth successive League Two win as he grabs the only goal at Southend.
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Chelmsford diabetic alert dog is a 'miracle lifesaver'

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 16:16
Chloe Johns says Ruby is her "best friend" who makes her feel "happy and safe".
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Covid-19: 'I didn't want to be resuscitated, I was so ill'

Sat, 01/23/2021 - 09:03
A 56-year-old Covid patient says she is finally recovering after a month in hospital.
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