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1 hr ago | Echo-news.co.uk

Microbrewery plans to open real ale bar

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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5 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Morning news headlines: Shock as report into Rotherham sex abuse in...

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)

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7 hrs ago | BBC News

Man stabbed to death during fight

Adrian Young was attacked by a group of males, one armed with a knife, at about 16:45 BST on Tuesday on Cromwell Road, police said.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Dallas Morning News

1,400 children sexually exploited over 16 years in English town, report says

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.

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Halstead Gazette

Artists join forces to create mural on Canvey floods

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.

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Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

Former Chelmsford police station set to become hub for local community

A FORMER police station in Moulsham is set to become a community hub, nine years after its previous community centre was forced to close.

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Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

Couple wanted for failing to attend their burglary trials

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.

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Braintree and Witham Times

Matha Deeth, Joanne Taylor, Jennifer Rayner and Frankie Pearson

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.

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South End Standard

FIREFIGHTERS joined other volunteers to clear ditches prone to flooding.

The ditch, near The Avenue, Benfleet , was cleared in a two-day project with the fire service, Essex County Council and volunteers.

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Gazette-news.co.uk

Yet another bus is driven off from First

The latest incident happened on Saturday night, when a First bus was taken from the company's workshop in Haven Road, Colchester.

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Evening News

Major rail delays on Norwich to London line

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.

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South End Standard

Police cleared over epileptic man's death

POLICE have been cleared of any wrongdoing after an epileptic man died within hours of being arrested for not paying his council tax.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Echo-news.co.uk

Concern for missing teenager from Tilbury

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.

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Andover Advertiser

Police officers hurt at carnival

A male PC, 33, was taken to hospital after being attacked while trying to make an arrest during the event in West London.

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WAND-TV Decatur

Leaders clash in final debate before Scotland vote

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.

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Essexcounty Standard

WW2 grenade found during house clearance

Wartime chemicals were also found during the clean out in the garage of a house, in Pertwee Close, in Brightlingsea.

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Echo-news.co.uk

POLICE are currently directing traffic in Rochford following a road accident.

Sutton Road in Rochford was partially blocked in both directions at the Purdeys Way junction because of fallen power lines.

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KMBC-TV

England's historic statues can now 'speak'

They have stood quietly among us for centuries, often unnoticed. But now, some of England's historic statues have been given a voice.

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Echo-news.co.uk

TK Maxx scrum

Doors were finally opened at 9am, with a stampede of shoppers welcomed with a A 10 gift card to spend.

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Echo-news.co.uk

a Teacher has appeared in court, accused of sexual activity with a teenage pupil.

Charlotte Parker, 31, of Raven Lane, in Billericay , is charged with six sexual offences against a boy when he was aged between 13 and 17. She had been due to plead to three counts of sexual touching, two counts of making an indecent photograph and one count of abusing a position of trust.

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