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Pedestrian in his 80s dies following crash

Pedestrian in his 80s dies following crash

MISSING: Have you seen Matthew Alcock missing from Colchester?

FOUND: Missing man Matthew Alcock found in Harwich

Jobs fair held by Braintree Council for job seekers looking to change careers

Jobs fair held by Braintree Council for job seekers looking to change careers

Couple escape after faulty fridge freezer sets fire to kitchen

Couple escape after kitchen fire thought to be caused by faulty fridge freezer

Halstead Boxing Club

Club boxing clever as grant pays for £66k gym refit

Residents evacuated after second fire in two months at Braintree care home

Care home residents evacuated after second fire in two months

MISSING: Police appeal to help find Niamh McGovern, 15, last seen in Braintree

UPDATE: Missing Braintree girl Niamh McGovern, 15, thought to be in London

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Fire breaks out behind wood burner in house

Fire breaks out behind wood burner in house

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House husband Patrick defeated in Ninja Warrior final

House husband Patrick defeated in Ninja Warrior final

Team limber up for Cancer Centre Campaign

Team limber up for Cancer Centre Campaign

New owners of The Dressing Room want to give the business a makeover

New owners of The Dressing Room want to give the business a makeover

Time to light up your libido with aphrodisiac snacks for Valentine’s

Time to light up your libido with aphrodisiac snacks for Valentine’s

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NEWS ROUND-UP: The 14 biggest stories from the Gazette this week

NEWS ROUND-UP: The 14 biggest stories from the Gazette this week

Volunteers needed to join in at the Witham Carnival

Volunteers needed to join in at the Witham Carnival

VIDEO: Bernard Uniforms buildings demolished to make way for housing

VIDEO: Bernard Uniforms buildings demolished to make way for housing

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Feelgood film - a message from Amelie

Neil D'Arcy Jones Column - take a look at our Weekend Window

Sport

Success for Hi-Tension in Brentwood

Success for Hi-Tension in Brentwood

Wilf is the winner of ninth junior Top Dogs contest

Wilf is the winner of ninth junior Top Dogs contest

TEAM SPIRIT: Suzanne Warren (centre) with coach and S9 elite swimmer Ryan Crouch and S6 elite Para-swimmer Elise Martin-Della-Torre. The trio competed together in Norwich and make up the elite level disability team at Team Ipswich Swimming.

Swimmer Suzanne shows her mental steel

High kicks - Colchester United substitute Macauley Bonne battles for possession during his side's 4-1 defeat against Swindon Town. Picture: NIGEL BROWN CO113975_039

Keen - we didn't play well enough

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Disappointing day - Chris Porter brings the ball away during the U's defeat against Swindon Town. Picture: NIGEL BROWN CO113975_014

U's relegation fears increase after heavy Swindon defeat

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Colchester's winning start to 2016 continues

Colchester's winning start to 2016 continues

Dan Sparkes. Picture: CHRIS JARVIS

No fourth win but Braintree's primary target is met with a point at Southport

Ryman League round-up: Maldon and Tiptree gain the bragging rights against Brightlingsea Regent, Witham Town fall to a heavy defeat and Heybridge Swifts lose out against Cheshunt

Ryman League round-up: Maldon and Tiptree gain the bragging rights against Brightlingsea Regent, Witham Town fall to a heavy defeat and Heybridge Swifts lose out against Cheshunt

Lewis Down in action for Witham Town. Picture: JIM PURTILL

Thurrock display should be a boost for Witham Town keeper Lewis

Thurlow Nunn League round-up: Stanway are held, Clacton and Halstead hit four and Brantham win on the road

Thurlow Nunn League round-up: Stanway are held, Clacton and Halstead hit four and Brantham win on the road

Jordan Pavett in action for Halstead against Wivenhoe last weekend. Picture: ROGER CUTHBERT LRPS

Pavett is "100 per cent" confident in Halstead Town's promotion quest

Nice veterans win for Bob

Nice veterans win for Bob

MAKING A SPLASH: Harwich swimmers Raquel Da Silva Williams, Ruby Hammond, Katie Holmes, Stephanie Rice and Holly Turner.

Young swimmers shine at Essex Championships

Hampson nets twice as Wivenhoe's promotion charge continues

Hampson nets twice as Wivenhoe's promotion charge continues

National Sport

Roy Hodgson, right, is pleased Wayne Rooney has rediscovered his goalscoring touch with Manchester United

Roy Hodgson: Wayne Rooney an important player for England

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Willian says Chelsea are full of confidence ahead of the Champions League tie at Paris St Germain

Willian: Much more confidence now in Chelsea camp

Wales lock Luke Charteris is braced for a fierce Six Nations challenge from France

Wales lock Luke Charteris issues warning about 'confident' France

Devin Toner, left, has admitted Ireland are now relying on favours from their rivals in their bid for a third-straight RBS 6 Nations title

Ireland lose control of Six Nations destiny after Paris defeat

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