IGNORING Isis will help them grow in strength like the Nazis, according to Colonel Richard Kemp.
PART of Colchester had to be cordoned off after an unexploded mortar shell was found at a building site.
Colchester Council cabinet meets at Town Hall
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a caravan park after three boats caught fire.
A PROBE into the training of doctors will take place at Colchester General Hospital amid concerns over training quality and progress.
MORE than 100 people have walked over hot coals to raise money for Malawi.
POLICE have renewed their appeal for information about a stabbing which left an elderly man with life-changing injuries.
THE magic number is two at a special comedy and music night taking place at the Three Wise Monkeys this weekend.
VISITORS to The Secret Vintage Fair in Colchester will take part in the latest instalment of a charity campaign.
George Osborne has scrapped planned cuts to tax credits for millions of low paid workers and ruled out further reductions in police budgets.
A SPORTS facility could become the new neighbourhood pub as it looks to get a bar up and running.
EVERYONE loves a good prop, even one of the country’s most acclaimed comedians.
IT’S going to be looking a lot like Christmas in Colchester this weekend with the annual festive switch-on.
It has been a month since missing grandfather Gordon Wilson went missing and police are still trying to trace two motorcyclists.
GENEROUS cab drivers will cram themselves into a small bargain car for a 2,000 mile fundraising road trip.
There’s an absolute feast of festive events and places to shop throughout Essex in the run-up to Christmas Day. From unique hand-made gifts to fun for all the family, there’s something to delight excited kids and even the most Scrooge-like of…
AN exhausted bat found clinging to a charity shop wall in Clacton might have flown all the way across the North Sea before ending up in Essex.
A REPAIR cafe is helping bring goods back into use and away from landfill.
AWARDS have been given to three special people for their excellent work they do at Colchester’s Military Corrective Training Centre
THE northbound carriageway of the A12 near Chelmsford remains closed following a crash earlier this morning.
COLCHESTER’S Oyster Feast could be filled with volunteers and pensioners next year with the Mayor-in-waiting hoping to open up the showpiece event.
PLANS to build new council houses in Colchester have been put on the backburner as new government protocol sees in a slash in the budget for the next 40 years.
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A MOBILE home - which turned out to be not so mobile after it got wedged in a narrow country lane - has been moved on after a painstaking-eight hour operation.
Legge Elizabeth Jane Colin, Andrew and families warmly thank all family and friends who attended Mum's funeral, for the many cards, messages, flowers and donations. Special thanks to all who helped care for Mum, also to Harwich & Dovercourt…
LEWIN Robert (Bob) The family would like to thank everyone who attended Bob's funeral and for all the cards, flowers and donations received for St. Helena Hospice. Special thanks to the Reverend Tim Platts for a lovely service, The Starlight Tea…
THARRATT (née Dowling) Audrey Passed away peacefully on 18th November 2015, aged 88 years. Devoted Wife of the Late Harry, much loved Mum of Lynn and Trevor. She will be sadly missed by both family and friends. Funeral service to be held at Weeley…
ASH Linda Marie Passed away peacefully on 11th November 2015 aged 69 years. Devoted Wife to the late Michael. Treasured Mum to Anita, Bevan and Tony. Much loved Nan, Great Nan, Sister and Mother in Law. Funeral Service to be held at Colchester…
CAUNTER Victor James ‘Jim’ Passed away after a long illness bravely borne on 13th November 2015, aged 82 years. Beloved Husband of Margaret, Father of Peter, John, Judy & Paul. Father-in-Law of Yvonne, Jeannette, Stewart & Helen. Proud…