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Draw made for first round of FA Cup

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 19:40
National League South side Hampton & Richmond Borough have the chance of pulling off an FA Cup shock after they draw League Two club Oldham Athletic the first round.
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Tui travel agent stole £63,000 in gift vouchers to go on cruises

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 14:46
Karen Mitchell, who was a senior manager for Tui, is handed a suspended sentence for the fraud.
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Essex child abuse detective sacked for not tracing suspect

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 12:14
DC Peter Wood failed to ensure evidence was submitted for forensic examinations and lied to bosses.
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Pearson Teaching Awards reveals 2018 winners

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 11:28
A drama lecturer and sign language teacher are among 13 gold winners at the annual awards.
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Ryanair flight: 'Racial abuse passenger' referred to police

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 12:24
A man was filmed shouting abuse at a black woman in an incident that has been referred to police.
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English Open: Mark Davis beats Ronnie O'Sullivan to reach first ranking final

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 21:47
Mark Davis beats champion Ronnie O'Sullivan 6-1 to reach the English Open final in Crawley against Stuart Bingham.
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Morecambe v Colchester United

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 11:50
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Morecambe and Colchester United.
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Southend United v Coventry City

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 11:44
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Southend United and Coventry City.
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English Open: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats teenager Luo Honghao to make semi-final

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 22:38
Ronnie O'Sullivan says he felt "awful" after he overcame Chinese teenager Luo Honghao to reach the semi-finals of the English Open in controversial circumstances.
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Gang banned from wearing hoodies

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 19:51
Essex Police say the nine people are part of the "C17" gang, which terrorised areas of the community.
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Chelsea truck crash driver admits killing pregnant cyclist

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 19:40
Charlotte Landi died after she was crushed by the tipper truck while on her way to work in London.
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Mayflower anniversary: Ship captain's home to become a museum

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 15:15
Christopher Jones' Harwich home will be open to visitors 400 years after he sailed to America.
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Danish Kaneria admits spot-fixing after six years and apologises to Essex

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:54
Former Pakistan leg spinner Danish Kaneria admits to spot-fixing while at Essex, ending six years of denial.
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Danish Kaneria: Essex Police 'reassessing' spot-fix inquiry

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:35
A former Pakistan cricketer admitted his role in spot-fixing in a recent interview.
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Brentwood car crash: Man dies during police pursuit

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 22:13
The Nissan Micra involved in the crash failed to stop for police at 03:00 BST on Wednesday.
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Chelmsford's Army and Navy flyover to reopen

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 19:04
Essex County Council blamed the summer heatwave for damage to one of the structure's supporting columns.
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WW2 'dementia' pilot relives memories with Duxford visit

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 17:28
Peter White, 97, visits IWM Duxford and sees aircraft like he flew during raids over India.
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Ronnie O'Sullivan: Englishman makes 15th maximum break at English Open

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 16:49
Ronnie O'Sullivan hits his 15th career 147 break at the English Open, two days after describing the venue as a "hellhole".
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Essex hospitals introduce Bounty photo opt-out scheme

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 01:32
Dad Steve Lay says new parents should not be targeted by "predatory" photographers.
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Cecil Jones Academy: Legra Trust criticised

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 01:29
A schools trust insists that £795,000 from selling an old building has been reinvested.
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