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1 hr ago | Stalbans Review
A landlady from St Albans and a bailiff have gone on trial accused of trying to evict tenants by conning them with fake court possession orders.
5 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times
Suffolk and Essex are tourist meccas at this time of year so why not join the daytrippers and holiday makers and discover what the region has to offer - without breaking the bank.
The popular event, which includes a procession through the town centre and a huge fete at Northlands Park, was due to take place tomorrow.
A HUGE pile of rubbish by an illegal travellers' site was torched - as Lakeside shopping centre bosses struggled to get the group to move on.
Services between London Paddington and Reading, Swindon, Bristol and South Wales were "severely disrupted" due to signalling problems in the Twyford area between Reading and Maidenhead caused by an earlier lightning strike.
Police are appealing for help tracing Leon Brown, who was serving a six-and-a-half year sentence for firearms offences at Hollesley Bay in Suffolk.
Two teenagers who stabbed a Queen Street market trader in broad daylight after he tried to retrieve a stolen watch have been convicted in connection with his murder.
Terrick Thompson, of Hythe Road, Thornton Heath , was sentenced to eight years and Curtis Mcpherson, from West Norwood, has been jailed for six years.
A fourth man has been charged with the murder of a 38-year-old who was fatally stabbed in north-west London.
Nathan Morgan, 23, is wanted for questioning after a 26-year-old woman was attacked as she walked home from a night out with friends.
'Retrofit London' is a new business support project for small and medium sized enterprises located in Enfield, Haringey, Waltham Forest and Lewisham to help them access energy saving and carbon reduction markets.
THE trust which runs Colchester's hospitals will invest A 1.1million to help transfer services from Essex County Hospital to Colchester General Hospital.
Nearly 1,250 people, including more than 100 in the East of England, have been made redundant following the appointment of administrators at Unipart Automotive, one of the UK's largest independent suppliers of car parts.
An Anglian Water spokesman said: "We're very sorry that a burst water main on Winstree Road, Colchester this afternoon has caused disruption to customers and has resulted in a number of properties being off water.
Since 2001 around 100 children in Bromley have had to be rescued from vehicles after being trapped inside, figures show.
THE nephew of a decorated war hero from Dedham, killed in 1944, has contacted the Gazette to pass on a wealth of fascinating information about his relative.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 10:56 am
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