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Book Review: 'The Boleyn Reckoning' by Laura Andersen

Laura Andersen endeavors to give audiences a behind-the-scenes look at the Tudor Court in her book The Boleyn Reckoning.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

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A grieving family have paid tribute to Joshua Marlow, 22, who died in a crash on the A132.

Joshua William Marlow, 22, from South Woodham Ferrers died after his motorbike was in collision with a Volkswagen Golf on the A132 in South Woodham Ferrers on Friday July 25. Joshua, who was born inBasildon and attended St Margaret's Church of England School in Bowers Gifford and King Edmunds in Rochford, was an apprentice mechanic who hoped to run ... (more)

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

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Museum Planning Application

Local historian, founder of Rayleigh Through the Looking Glass and chairman of the Rayleigh Town Museum Working Party, Mike Davies, has found a suitable building for his project.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Maldonandburnham Standard

a Grieving family have paid tribute to their son who died in a crash on the A132.

Joshua William Marlow, 22, from South Woodham Ferrers died after his motorbike was in collision with a Volkswagen Golf on the A132 in South Woodham Ferrers on Friday July 25. Joshua, who was born in Basildon and attended St Margaret's Church of England School in Bowers Gifford and King Edmunds in Rochford , was an apprentice mechanic who hoped to ... (more)

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Tuesday Night's Questions And Call-Ins

There 's a lot happening at the council on Tuesday night. You can download the agenda from here , but here's the public questions and the call-ins: 1.1 the following question has been received from Mr J E Cripps of 5 Durham Way, Rayleigh, Essex of the Deputy Leader of the Council, Cllr K H Hudson:- 'On the 21st September 2013 Cllr Hudson issued an ... (more)

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Echo-news.co.uk

100,000 needed to improve drains in Rochford

FLOOD defences in Rochford could be given a A 100,000 boost in a bid to prevent a repeat of Sunday's scenes.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Echo-news.co.uk

Councillors launch latest bid to stop Rochford parking fees hike

OPPOSITION councillors are behind a last-ditch attempt to scupper controversial plans to increase car parking charges across the Rochford district.

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South End Standard

Southend Standard: Historian - " Mike Davies clutches his award

Local historian, founder of Rayleigh Through the Looking Glass and chairman of the Rayleigh Town Museum Working Party, Mike Davies, has found a suitable building for his project.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Golf Club Management

Fury over Southend Airport's plan to concrete over flood plain

One of the world's oldest golf clubs will fear for its future if plans to expand Southend Airport are given the green light.

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INDEPENDENT traders held a shopping day organised by Rochford District Council.

The Shop at my Local group, in conjunction with the Rayleigh Town Team, ran a best-dressed window competition and were impressed by the creativity on show.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

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a Choir from Hockley has raised more than 2,200 for charity after a summer concert.

The Hands 4 Voices Signing Choir began three years ago, and their concert, in which they sang along to a variety of popular songs, raised A 2,235 for the Essex Deaf Children's Society.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

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Lights Out First World War Commemoration

Mametz, Western Front: men, animals and supplies in snow covered valley by Frank Crozier , Australian official war artist.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

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Injured biker girl plans charity race from hospital bed

A MOTORCYCLIST who had her leg amputated after a horror smash is determined to complete a 10km race to raise money for the people who saved her life.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

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a Community bus run by volunteers is appealing for help.

A "kind and patient'' person is required to assist elderly passengers on the diala- ride service for residents of Rochford , Rayleigh and Castle Point, helping to collect clients from home, ensuring they are comfortable and sometimes loading their shopping on to the vehicle.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

South End Standard

Traders celebrate after council drops charges for Saturday afternoon shoppers

Joy - traders Carl Watson, from Squires coffee shop, Lesley Dunn, from Feathering Your Nest, and Tom Nevill, Rayleigh Fruit and Veg, celebrating the U-turn Members of Rochford District Council voted to abandon previous plans to introduce the A 1 an hour parking charge in councilrun car parks.

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CHILDREN at a primary school in Hockley are being encouraged to learn about recycling.

New bins have been put in at Westerings Primary Academy, with separate compartments for waste and recycling.

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Precious Kids are a step closer thanks to Rochford Housing residents

Residents and staff from Rochford Housing's Frances Cottee Lodge have contributed towards a life-changing donation to fund intensive physiotherapy for a nine year old celebral palsy sufferer.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

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Rochford District Council votes to keep free Saturday afternoon parking

The move was made possible after a A 60,000 saving was identified from a contingency fund put in place with the introduction of the Local Council Tax Support Scheme.

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