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Ronnie O'Sullivan: Crawley English Open venue 'still needs change'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 10:20
Ronnie O'Sullivan repeats his criticism of the Crawley venue used for staging the English Open.
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English Open: Ronnie O'Sullivan through in final frame against Jamie O'Neill

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 23:26
Ronnie O'Sullivan and defending champion Stuart Bingham secure final-frame wins in round one of the English Open in Crawley.
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Pony rescued from Chelmsford swimming pool

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 20:19
Firefighters helped lift the stricken creature to safety after being called out in the early hours.
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Fire chief receives 'malicious' messages after Fireman Sam axed

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 17:05
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Service chief officer Les Britzman was sent malicious messages.
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Norfolk stately home Houghton Hall provides canvas for artist Richard Woods

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 16:23
Some 40 university students help install a giant design on the lawn.
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Food writer Jack Monroe 'loses £5,000 in phone-number hijack'

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 15:15
Jack Monroe's bank and PayPal accounts were used after her mobile phone number was hijacked.
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England takes the World Porridge Making title in the Highlands

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 11:00
Lisa Williams, from Suffolk, claims the golden spurtle in the 26th year of the Highlands competition.
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Cambridge gallery lends art to students 'with none damaged' in 60 years

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 02:11
Artworks have been loaned to students for six decades, with none damaged so far.
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Families affected by school refusal share their stories

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 01:57
A boy's experience of "school refusal" prompts others to tell their similar stories.
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Southend United 1-4 AFC Wimbledon

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 17:37
In-form Marcus Forss grabs a hat-trick to fire AFC Wimbledon to a thumping win at fellow strugglers Southend.
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Crawley Town 2-1 Colchester United

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 17:12
Second-half goals from Reece Grego-Cox and Mason Bloomfield give Crawley a first win in five league games as they beat Colchester.
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Rapper Jack Grange says music releases ADHD 'anger'

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 09:24
Jack Grange was diagnosed with ADHD and anxiety after being excluded from school.
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Ed Sheeran and Griff Rhys Jones inspire names for gritters

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 09:22
People suggest names for gritting lorries as part of a naming competition.
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Witchfinder General Matthew Hopkins: Play 'heals' wounds in Essex

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 09:20
The play Sisterhood is visiting sites where an infamous 16th Century torturer plied his trade.
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Norfolk RSPCA centre saves 50th seal with injuries from rubbish

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 17:06
The "necklace" injuries, many caused by discarded plastic waste, are becoming more common, says the RSPCA.
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Kenneth Ibbetson: Bupa fine over Legionnaire's death halved

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 16:21
The company admitted health and safety breaches after the death of Kenneth Ibbetson in 2015.
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Thrive Partnership Trust: Trust spent £100k on firm with staff links

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 15:23
The academy trust which used to run two schools in Essex is now defunct.
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Essex dog with 'wonky' legs helped by swimming lessons

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 15:20
The 18-week-old American bulldog has a disease which means her legs cannot support her weight.
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Harlow boy given pet ban after throwing cat by tail

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 14:19
The 15-year-old, who cannot be named, also pleads guilty to robbing a motorbike with a weapon.
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University of Essex students protest over sex assault handling

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 16:03
The university says it is taking actions to ensure issues are dealt with "as quickly as possible".
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