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3 hrs ago | Echo-news.co.uk
Conservative councillors on Rochford District Council voted in favour of removing the right of ordinary councillors to refer decisions made by the cabinet to full council for further discussion.
6 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times
The A12 has reopened in Essex after a crash involving two luxury cars closed it for more than three hours during rush hour.
10 hrs ago | Romford Recorder
There is a relatively minor programme of planned closures on the Tube and Overground network this weekend - but they could still affect your journey.
14 hrs ago | Basildon Recorder
A MAN came to the aid of a young woman after he spotted her collapsed at the side of a busy road.
MORE than 140 crater-pocked roads across south Essex will benefit from A 17.5million of repair work announced in a new Essex County Council programme.
A 23-year-old man has been bailed after being arrested on suspicion of raising money for terrorism in Syria.
Angelina Karaivanova, 21, and Ivanka Zapryanova, 23, International Business students at Middlesex University, in The Burroughs, Hendon, helped organise 'Secure Estate of Mind'.
Peter Brown, of Harwich, won A 2,992 in the Superdraw which is funded by supporters of the charity paying A 1 per week to be entered into a prize draw.
A councillor has called on Uttlesford District Council to review the affect of new homes on flooding following the extensive damage in Thaxted on Monday.
THE leader of Thurrock UKIP, Councillor Robert Ray, has confirmed he is standing down from his role as group leader.
Police officers fired tasers and baton rounds during an armed siege in Colchester yesterday after a man shot at them with an air gun.
More than 100 detectives are working to solve the murders of Nahid Al-Manea and Jim Attfield but the public can help also.
Lorna Hortilano, 44, of Hammond Place, Braintree, has been reported for two offences under the Protection of Harassment Act 1997 and one offence under the Mental Capacity Act 2005 in connection with an investigation into care staff at the Old Deanery Care Village on Deanery Hill.
Health bosses want to close mental health services at Queen Mary's Hospital, which treats 500 patients a year, and reduce inpatient beds across south-west London by 10 per cent.
A 57-year-old man appeared in court today accused of causing the death of two elderly men while driving a double-decker bus in Romford.
MP Rebecca Harris and councillors met with the Environment Agency, Anglian Water and Essex County Council's Emergency Planning team to talk about the problems.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:02 pm
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