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1 hr ago | Echo-news.co.uk
He is retiring and will be moving to Suffolk once he finished removing fixtures and fittings from the building where he has lived and worked for the past 33 years.
5 hrs ago | Braintree and Witham Times
A despairing pensioner who fears he will be killed by speeding cars crashing into his house has built a concrete-enforced steel barrier in his garden.
9 hrs ago | TheBostonChannel.com
As UK investigators work to identify the Islamist militant who beheaded American journalist James Foley, the tiniest details in the videotape of the killing could provide the key clue.
11 hrs ago | Radio Times
Bafta-winning actress Emily Watson is to play a mother whose daughter is killed in the July 7 bomb attacks in a new BBC drama.
16 hrs ago | Guardian-series.co.uk
A 22-year-old from Loughton was arrested at 3am this morning at his home address on suspicion of an attempted robbery and attempted grievous bodily harm.
17 hrs ago | Thurrock Gazette
All smiles at Gateway: from left to right, back row Lucy Colbert, Leon Mills and Chloe Hinton, front Simon Powell and Catherine East YOUNGSTERS in Thurrock are collecting their GCSE results today, amid reports that nationally, there has been a sharp drop in English grades.
17 hrs ago | Ham and High
There is a relatively minor programme of planned closures on the Tube and Overground network this Notting Hill Carnival weekend - but they could still affect your journey.
A FINAL decision on whether 50 homes can be built on a Colchester football pitch will be taken after an appeal hearing today.
NEARLY 100 sightseers gathered at a war memorial to watch the last pair of airworthy Lancaster bombers fly over Colchester for the final time.
Dave Anthony, customer service operations manager at Colchester Jobcentre, said an extra 96 employers signed up to its Jobmatch system last month.
The overall statistics are yet to come in but the borough is full of smiling teenagers with big plans for the future as they collect their GCSE results.
A MOTORIST had the contents of her handbag strewn across her street, while another person's car was broken in for just 20p, during a spate of car break-ins.
Jason Shaw, 36, of Lincoln Road in Laindon was due to appear in Basildon Magistrates' Court on Wednesday in relation to an alleged car jacking in Curling Tye, Basildon in January.
But after a while, the pair decided if they were going to do it, they should probably do it for charity.
HYACINTH MALCOLM, from Acton, came to London 45 years ago and started a large family, of whom she is the only original Jamaican.
Image from video released by Islamic State militants that appears to show the beheading of James Foley, a U.S. photojournalist who was kidnapped in Syria in November 2012.
When Kathleen's Kitchen, in Long Wyre Street, shut last month, a notice in the window said the oven had broken and the bakery would be open again soon.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 07:47 pm
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