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REAL ale lovers are a step closer to having their own watering hole after plans to expand a microbrewery were put forward.
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Roger Stone, leader of Rotherham Council who has stepped down with "immediate effect" after accepting responsibility on behalf of the council for failings detailed in a report which found around 1,400 children were sexually exploited in the town over a 16-year period Britain's approach to tackling child abuse is under fresh scrutiny after a ... (more)
About 1,400 children were sexually exploited in a northern England town, a report concluded Tuesday in a damning account of "collective failures" by authorities to prevent victims as young as 11 from being beaten, raped and trafficked over a 16-year period.
Judy Dolby who is the little girl in the picture being carried by PC Bobby Pilgrim with artist Sue Pattle who painted this part of the mural IT WAS a labour of love and now the impressive, 262ft mural commemorating the devastating floods of 1953 is complete.
A FORMER police station in Moulsham is set to become a community hub, nine years after its previous community centre was forced to close.
Luke Wall, 23, whose last known address is in Stanford-le-Hope is believed to be on the run with his partner Teresa Connors, 20. Wall was bailed on strict conditions to attend Ipswich Crown Court on July 29, after being charged with conspiracy to burgle.
Yours, which sells clothing in sizes 14 plus, gave away goody bags to 100 people who spent two hours lined up outside the shop in Basildon 's Eastgate Centre on Friday.
The ditch, near The Avenue, Benfleet , was cleared in a two-day project with the fire service, Essex County Council and volunteers.
The latest incident happened on Saturday night, when a First bus was taken from the company's workshop in Haven Road, Colchester.
Rush hour rail commuters are facing major delays yet again this morning because of over-running engineering works at Ipswich - two weeks after Network Rail bosses pledged the issue would not be repeated.
She has made no contact with her family but police are now appealing for any of her friends to call officers if they have any information about her whereabouts.
A male PC, 33, was taken to hospital after being attacked while trying to make an arrest during the event in West London.
Thousands of Burning Man enthusiasts were on the outside looking in Monday after a rare batch of heavy rain forced organizers to temporarily close entry to the counterculture event in the desert 90 miles north of Reno.
Wartime chemicals were also found during the clean out in the garage of a house, in Pertwee Close, in Brightlingsea.
Sutton Road in Rochford was partially blocked in both directions at the Purdeys Way junction because of fallen power lines.
They have stood quietly among us for centuries, often unnoticed. But now, some of England's historic statues have been given a voice.
Doors were finally opened at 9am, with a stampede of shoppers welcomed with a A 10 gift card to spend.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 06:57 am
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