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Fictional boat crash and oil spill put coastal services skills to the test

Fictional boat crash and oil spill put coastal services skills to the test

Fiancee of ex-England goalie, Peter Shilton, launches whistleblowing case against Colchester care company

Fiancee of ex-England goalie, Peter Shilton, launches whistleblowing case against Colchester care company

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Firefighters called to rescue man from river

Firefighters called to rescue man from river

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Martin Stokes

Son jailed for brutal attack on his mum

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Emergency services attending a scene at Galleys Corner, Braintree

UPDATED: Driver in life-threatening condition after crash in Long Green, Cressing

Popular Big Issue seller Joseph Saunders. Photo: The Big Issue

Tributes to Big Issue seller killed in freak burger accident

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Jamie Kilmurray

Thug admits assaulting a terminally ill driving instructor in road rage attack

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Bus company to raise money for charity as it celebrates last year in service.

Bus company to raise money for charity as it celebrates last year in service

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GAZETTE COMMENT: Save lives and cut the drink drive limit

GAZETTE COMMENT: Save lives and cut the drink drive limit

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Multi-million school expansion scheme agreed to create more pupil places in Clacton academy

Multi-million school expansion scheme agreed to create more pupil places in Clacton academy

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Forgive yourself for your food mistakes ...take it from a former sugar monster

Forgive yourself for your food mistakes ...take it from a former sugar monster

Healthcare centre takes on new manager

Healthcare centre takes on new manager

Man threatened father of murdered Jay Whiston with 10” knife at Colchester shop

Man threatened father of murdered Jay Whiston with 10” knife at Colchester shop

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Man shot during burglary in Sible Hedingham may have to have his leg amputated

Man shot during burglary in Sible Hedingham may have to have his leg amputated

Charges dropped against Essex firefighter Mark Wilson

Charges against Essex firefighter accused of historic sex offences dropped

Poor parking which is blocking emergency vehicles will not get looked at without backing from residents

Poor parking which is blocking emergency vehicles will not get looked at without backing from residents

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Parents fear for children's safety after lollipop lady moved from busy road

Parents fear for children's safety after lollipop lady moved from busy road

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Man, 21, charged with drugs offence after being arrested at Essex University

Man, 21, charged with drugs offence after being arrested at Essex University

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Senior citizens get into the swing at tea dance in Witham

Senior citizens get into the swing at tea dance in Witham

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The winning design which will be built at Leisure World

Work on new skatepark to start this month

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Mum of teenager who died in car accident criticises Transport Minister for refusing to lower the drink drive limit

Mum of teenager who died in car accident criticises Transport Minister for refusing to lower the drink drive limit

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Bob McHenry was stunned after being told he could no longer collect for charities at superstore

War veteran 'stunned' after being barred from fundraising at superstore

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Braintree Road partially blocked by accident

Braintree Road partially blocked by accident towards Cressing

Dad turns dog poo detective in bid to collar dirty dogs

Dad turns dog poo detective in bid to collar dirty dogs

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Peter Holman - artistic director of the Suffolk Villages Festival

If music be the food of love - get to Nayland

Dad runs from U's ground to Southend for Essex derby to raise money for son's medical care

Dad runs from U's ground to Southend for Essex derby to raise money for son's medical care

Primary school thrilled as it reaches fundraising target to get solar panels

Primary school thrilled as it reaches fundraising target to get solar panels

"A proper tattoo artist will always sacrifice his own legs”: Rockabilly tattoo artist talks about his passion for ink

"A proper tattoo artist will always sacrifice his own legs”: Rockabilly tattoo artist talks about his passion for ink

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"It's my labour of love": Producer from Rayne is overwhelmed as celebrities back her new film

"It's my labour of love": Producer from Rayne is overwhelmed as celebrities back her new film

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Wildlife site avoids being turned into housing after it was made a community asset

Wildlife site avoids being turned into housing after it was made a community asset

St Osyth's Gilbey family set to return to smash-hit TV show Gogglebox

St Osyth's Gilbey family set to return to smash-hit TV show Gogglebox

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Crash on A12 blocks Londonbound carriageway

Wickford man named as pedestrian killed on A12

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Teacher jailed after sending naked picture of himself to child

Teacher jailed after sending naked picture of himself to child

Tragic: Joseph Saunders

Man, 51, died after choking on burger at McDonalds

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Firstsite announces new director

Firstsite announces new director

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Mr Cordy-McKenna with some Honywoods pupils

School will get £300,000 a year to create a facility for students on the Autism spectrum

"The developer isn't interested in local impact": Rayne residents speak out in anger over Brook Green development

"The developer isn't interested in local impact": Rayne residents speak out in anger over Brook Green development

Sir Bob Russell: 75 year celebration of Air Cadets Corps

Sir Bob Russell: 75 year celebration of Air Cadets Corps

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I didn’t dare tell people about my terrifying visions... I thought they’d take my kids away from me

I didn’t dare tell people about my terrifying visions... I thought they’d take my kids away from me

Zach Miller as the Count and Rachael Ling as the Countess in the Marriage of Figaro

A revolutionary play next up at the Headgate

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Man charged with driving stolen BMW the wrong way down the A12 appears in court

Man charged with driving stolen BMW the wrong way down the A12 appears in court

Alexander the Grit visits Silver End Primary School

Alexander the Grit visits Silver End Primary School

Town Hall bosses set to increase share of council tax by £5

Tendring Council puts its share of council tax bills up by £5

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Sadie Nine: I’ve gone phone free! Let me just text my friends to tell them

Sadie Nine: I’ve gone phone free! Let me just text my friends to tell them

St James' Church has been zapped-proofed in £2,300

Saving Little Clacton's historic church ... from acts of God!

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Sentimental jewellery stolen during Colchester burglary

Sentimental jewellery stolen during Colchester burglary

Sadie Hasler: Time slips away so I’ve got to stop being a wastrel. But first, a nap!

Sadie Hasler: Time slips away so I’ve got to stop being a wastrel. But first, a nap!

Peter Tobin suffered a suspected stroke on Sunday, according to the Scottish Sun

Killer of Tillingham teenager back in jail after suspected stroke

Preserving the land which will be forever England

Preserving the land which will be forever England

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Tasmin Little - bringing classical music to the masses

World-class violinist opens more classical doors

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