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Author Owen Bennett

Ex-Gazette journalist gives the inside scoop from UKIP's campaign trail with debut book Following Farage

Adrian Nation performing

Songwriter Adrian sets his sights on the big screen after Guitar Star TV success

Planning application for bungalow cluster near listed building is rejected - but new Walton homes are give green light

Planning application for bungalow cluster near listed building is rejected - but new Walton homes are give green light

Crackdown on human trafficking as police launch major op to stop exploitation in Tendring

Crackdown on human trafficking as police launch major op to stop exploitation in Tendring

Pregnant pooch dumped by heartless owner gives birth to tiny pups at council kennels

Pregnant pooch dumped by heartless owner gives birth to tiny pups at council kennels

Spectacular scarecrows boost scouts at shopping centre

Spectacular scarecrows boost scouts at shopping centre

Teenager cut free after Clacton crash

Teenager cut free after Clacton crash

Clacton theatre's new look is unveiled after £19,000 revamp

Clacton theatre's new look is unveiled after £19,000 revamp

Marathon golfers manage 72 holes in 15 hours on the course to boost charity

Marathon golfers manage 72 holes in 15 hours on the course to boost charity

Margaret shows off her memoir

Margaret reveals the astonishing tale of finding estranged mum after 50 years apart in first book

Crowds descend to admire open gardens and spot scarecrows at annual event

Crowds descend to admire open gardens and spot scarecrows at annual event

Temple chooses Walton beach for special special spiritual festival

Temple chooses Walton beach for special special spiritual festival

John Fairhall

Tributes paid after death of 'greatly loved' former journalist who was once imprisoned in Uganda while covering story

Special status nets a £10k spending boost to make a difference in Jaywick

Special status nets a £10k spending boost to make a difference in Jaywick

Car show is a big hit at new home despite downpour

Car show is a big hit at new home despite downpour

Champ: Frank Bruno

Clacton woman organises fundraiser with boxing legend Frank Bruno to boost charity

Heartbrokem mum vows to raise cash to fight disease which is paralysing her daughter

Heartbrokem mum vows to raise cash to fight disease which is paralysing her daughter

Teens dressed to the nines as they say stylish farewell at spectacular prom party

Teens dressed to the nines as they say stylish farewell at spectacular prom party

Crooks grab power tools in raid on Clacton home

Crooks grab power tools in raid on Clacton home

Plan for extra caravans in site expansion approved despite protest by worried residents

Plan for extra caravans in site expansion approved despite protest by worried residents

Don't miss Rotary race night to support charity

Don't miss Rotary race night to support charity

Police have charged Deon Sabroche

Man charged with three sex attacks in three hours in Clacton

Cafe owner left with major clean-up after blaze breaks out

Cafe owner left with major clean-up after blaze breaks out

Huge boost for area as £5million bid to repair crumbling roads is set to start

Huge boost for area as £5million bid to repair crumbling roads is set to start

Clacton superstore marks ten-year anniversary with Minion fun day

Clacton superstore marks ten-year anniversary with Minion fun day

Residents left fuming as EE signal fails and leaves area without phone service

Residents left fuming as EE signal fails and leaves area without phone service

Young Stanley Newman

Shocked parents refuse to give up hope after heartbreaking rare illness prognosis

Paul Manners is in Clacton this weekend

BGT star Paul Manners to play Clacton Sea and Beach Festival

Police officer sacked after failing to provide a specimen

Police officer sacked after failing to provide a specimen

Killer faces life in prison after admitting to stabbing man to death in Clacton town centre

Killer faces life in prison after admitting to stabbing man to death in Clacton town centre

Stars from TV drama Holby City visit the coast to film episode

Stars from TV drama Holby City visit the coast to film episode

Plan revealed for ANOTHER major housing estate with new 240-home scheme on Clacton outskirts

Plan revealed for ANOTHER major housing estate with new 240-home scheme on Clacton outskirts

Scorching heatwave set to continue as bumper crowds head to the coast

Scorching heatwave set to continue as bumper crowds head to the coast

Yobs broke through wall to get into office

Yobs leave trail of destruction after breaking into former caravan site and trashing offices

Emotional tributes paid to missing Clacton man after a body is discovered by police

Emotional tributes paid to missing Clacton man after a body is discovered by police

This week's Frinton and Walton Gazette

IN THIS WEEK'S GAZETTE

Frinton beautician Toni Honey nails UK award

Are YOU in this week's Gazette!

Caroline Shearer makes her case to Theresa May during Clacton visit

Mum of murdered teenager backs plans to automatically jail crooks carrying knives

Jean Goggin

Thrillseeker Jean, 75, to perch on wings of 130mph plane to emulate airshow daredevils

Millions to be spent to stop Essex flooding

Millions to be spent to stop Essex flooding

Train disruption until 2pm due to overhead wiring problems

UPDATED at 1pm: Train disruption due to overhead wiring problems

Man missing from Colchester car park

UPDATED 5.25pm Tuesday: Body found in search for missing Luke Harding

Council leader Neil Stock

Council could take charge of roads and streetlights if powers are devolved

Selfless six year old Josie volunteers to have long hair chopped off for school friend with leukaemia

Selfless six year old Josie volunteers to have long hair chopped off for school friend with leukaemia

New DIY store creates 13 jobs as it launches in Clacton

New DIY store creates 13 jobs as it launches in Clacton

Firefighters tackled a blaze at a cafe

Firefighters in action after blaze breaks out in St Osyth cafe

Essex set for heatwave as temperatures set to be highest since 2006

Essex set for heatwave as temperatures set to be highest since 2006

Caroline Shearer with son Jay Whiston before the tragedy

Tragic Jay's mum to deliver 50,000-name weapons awareness petition to Downing Street

Towns could be left without police cover at busiest times due to contract loophole

Towns could be left without police cover at busiest times due to contract loophole

Guilty: Darren Gilbert.

Man admits Clacton murder

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