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Dickie Bird jumps from plane for sport charity

Dickie Bird jumps from plane for sport charity

2,600 calls to ambulance service during bank holiday

2,600 calls to ambulance service during bank holiday

Art teacher holds exhibition as a promise to her mum

Art teacher holds exhibition as a promise to her mum

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FIRE REPORT: Fire minister says he will step in

KFC steps up for slot at Stanway

KFC steps up for slot at Stanway

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Public to question health bosses at Colchester hospitals

Public to question health bosses at Colchester hospitals

Colchester Paratroopers are in Germany for special training

Colchester Paratroopers are in Germany for special training

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Secondary school applications have opened

Secondary school applications have opened

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Colchester Council's website is a hit with users

Colchester Council's website is a hit with users

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Fire service sent to car in flames on the A12

Fire service sent to car in flames on the A12

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Police probe after prisoner loses fingers

Police probe after prisoner loses fingers

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Hospital must protect patients "urgently", health watchdog says

Hospital must protect patients "urgently", health watchdog says

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Cedars Care Home warned it must improve by watchdog

Cedars Care Home warned it must improve by watchdog

Where have our bike stands gone to?

Where have our bike stands gone to?

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Labour leadership front-runner Jeremy Corbyn visits Colchester

Labour leadership front-runner Jeremy Corbyn visits Colchester

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Colchester Gazette worker in grand final of Fifteen to One

Colchester Gazette worker in grand final of Fifteen to One

Lecturer is a Banksy troublemaker

Lecturer is a Banksy troublemaker

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Britain's Got Talent to hold open auditions at The Bull, Colchester

Britain's Got Talent to hold open auditions at The Bull, Colchester

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Triplets who beat the odds are now off to school

Triplets who beat the odds are now off to school

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Lydia beats world's top geniuses on test

Lydia beats world's top geniuses on test

I watched my dog mauled to death

I watched my dog mauled to death

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Shopkeeper relieved as vodka is proved to be safe

Shopkeeper relieved as vodka is proved to be safe

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Aldi's plans for third supermarket

Aldi's plans for third supermarket

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Commuters invited to have their say on rail travel

Commuters invited to have their say on rail travel

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Flying Fortress set to take to the skies in Clacton again next year - despite "outrageous" claims crowds were terrified by fake engine fire

Flying Fortress set to take to the skies in Clacton again next year - despite "outrageous" claims crowds were terrified by fake engine fire

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Signals Media Arts Centre improves lives through arts and film

Signals Media Arts Centre improves lives through arts and film

Labour leadership candidate Yvette Cooper attempts to win Colchester votes

Labour leadership candidate Yvette Cooper attempts to win Colchester votes

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Town must create 1,000 new jobs a year to thrive

Town must create 1,000 new jobs a year to thrive

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Colchester is signing up to climate action plan

Colchester is signing up to climate action plan

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David Lloyd centre gets the green light

David Lloyd centre gets the green light

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Independent expert Irene Lucas presented her report today

Damning report says Essex's fire service is "corrosive and toxic"

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Vandals destroy derelict house near Lexden Park

Vandals destroy derelict house near Lexden Park

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Town set to twin with Chinese City

Town set to twin with Chinese City

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Former snooker world finalist wins first title since his 'all-clear' from cancer

Former snooker world finalist wins first title since his 'all-clear' from cancer

Man, 48, shot by police

Man, 48, shot by police

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Travellers are told to 'prove they move' to be able to stay on sites

Travellers are told to 'prove they move' to be able to stay on sites

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Thug avoids jail after beating teenage girl

Thug avoids jail after beating teenage girl

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FILL UP: Cheapest petrol prices around Colchester

FILL UP: Cheapest petrol prices around Colchester

Red tape has left us relying on handouts

Red tape has left us relying on handouts

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Parish council chair dies aged 101

Parish council chair dies aged 101

Lane closure at Balkerne Hill after accident involving three vehicles

UPDATED: Lane closure at Balkerne Hill after accident involving three vehicles

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Essex Police to pass over responsibility for 97 per cent of anti-social behaviour to others

Essex Police to pass over responsibility for 97 per cent of anti-social behaviour incidents to others

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Council ‘Philistines’ hacked back verges

Council ‘Philistines’ hacked back verges

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Remembering Kerry By Raising Charity Cash

Remembering Kerry By Raising Charity Cash

Postcode lottery for university attendance in Colchester

Postcode lottery for university attendance in Colchester

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Top 10 complaints to Essex Trading Standards

Top 10 complaints to Essex Trading Standards

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Soldier ruins career after admitting drink driving

Soldier ruins career after admitting drink driving

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Lifesaving app from Essex & Herts Air Ambulance

Lifesaving app from Essex & Herts Air Ambulance

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Council seeks to build offices in its own car park

Council seeks to build offices in its own car park

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High flyer Malcolm Bradford snaps photos from 5,000ft

High flyer Malcolm Bradford snaps photos from 5,000ft

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