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London boroughs 'expelling families to Essex'

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 20:30
London boroughs are accused of "dumping problems" by "expelling" families to Essex.
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College workers get £100k over carbon monoxide poisoning

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 18:38
Nine women will receive payments of between £8,500 and £16,000 after being poisoned by carbon monoxide.
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Greater Anglia: First Class seats scrapped on most trains

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 17:37
Greater Anglia says the move and the addition of longer trains will increase capacity by 20%.
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James Arthur's accountant pleads guilty to fraud

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 16:42
Mark Livermore, who worked for singer James Arthur, has admitted taking the money.
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Harwich boy died 15 years after being shaken as baby

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 15:01
The Crown Prosecution Service is considering bringing new charges over his death, an inquest hears.
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Magician's tribute to Colchester Zoo's orangutan Rajang

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 14:47
"This guy gave me a moment in magic I will never forget. Sleep tight big fella."
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Essex County Council owed £350,000 in library fines

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 11:29
One book has been overdue for 25 years and is one of nearly 200,000 outstanding items
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Southend exhibition celebrates punks, mods and rockers

Tue, 12/18/2018 - 09:35
An exhibition looks at the youth subcultures that have existed in a seaside town.
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Stansted protesters: Jail possibility 'a scary thought'

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 14:56
The fifteen protesters locked themselves around a deportation plane at Stansted Airport last year.
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Essex fire plan labelled 'absolute madness' by FBU

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 06:29
A Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner defends proposals he claims would prevent injuries.
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Ben Quartermaine: Mother warned son about sea

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 02:50
Ben Quartermaine's mother says more should be done to warn children of the dangers of the sea.
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Esam Ayad: Fourth arrest in Hoddesdon face shooting

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 15:09
Eyam Ayad was a father to two "very young children", police say.
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Carlisle United v Colchester United

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 11:37
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Carlisle United and Colchester United.
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Southend United v Accrington Stanley

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 11:35
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Southend United and Accrington Stanley.
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Stansted Airport: Drone 'missed landing plane by 15m'

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 00:47
The drone was being flown at more than twice the allowed height.
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Southend Borough Council approves five-year plan

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:48
More affordable homes are also being planned as part of a project to improve the borough.
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Man died after drug dose error at Colchester Hospital

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:01
Alan Bradbury underwent surgery for a blood clot when he was given excessive amounts of Heparin.
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Maria Byrne murder: Wife 'was victim of gaslighting'

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 15:57
Darren Byrne hit his wife Maria over the head before dousing her body in white spirit.
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Millionaires spread Christmas cheer with party for young carers

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 09:48
More than 20 lottery winners served the young people to give them a well deserved night off.
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Ryanair flight diverted after 15 minutes by 'disruptive' passenger

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 17:25
The plane landed normally "and was met by police upon arrival", a Ryanair spokeswoman said.
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