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Families affected by school refusal share their stories

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 01:57
A boy's experience of "school refusal" prompts others to tell their similar stories.
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Southend United 1-4 AFC Wimbledon

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 17:37
In-form Marcus Forss grabs a hat-trick to fire AFC Wimbledon to a thumping win at fellow strugglers Southend.
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Crawley Town 2-1 Colchester United

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 17:12
Second-half goals from Reece Grego-Cox and Mason Bloomfield give Crawley a first win in five league games as they beat Colchester.
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Rapper Jack Grange says music releases ADHD 'anger'

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 09:24
Jack Grange was diagnosed with ADHD and anxiety after being excluded from school.
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Witchfinder General Matthew Hopkins: Play 'heals' wounds in Essex

Sat, 10/12/2019 - 09:20
The play Sisterhood is visiting sites where an infamous 16th Century torturer plied his trade.
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Kenneth Ibbetson: Bupa fine over Legionnaire's death halved

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 16:21
The company admitted health and safety breaches after the death of Kenneth Ibbetson in 2015.
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Thrive Partnership Trust: Trust spent £100k on firm with staff links

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 15:23
The academy trust which used to run two schools in Essex is now defunct.
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Essex dog with 'wonky' legs helped by swimming lessons

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 15:20
The 18-week-old American bulldog has a disease which means her legs cannot support her weight.
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Harlow boy given pet ban after throwing cat by tail

Fri, 10/11/2019 - 14:19
The 15-year-old, who cannot be named, also pleads guilty to robbing a motorbike with a weapon.
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University of Essex students protest over sex assault handling

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 16:03
The university says it is taking actions to ensure issues are dealt with "as quickly as possible".
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Coleen Rooney-style investigative skills sought by Essex Police

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 14:34
Essex Police is looking for "investigative minds" to put their detective skills to use.
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Colchester triple stabbing: Victims 'had wounds to neck'

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 12:34
An inquest opens into the deaths of three men who were stabbed in Colchester.
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Grace Millane: Handbags donated to refuges in backpacker's memory

Thu, 10/10/2019 - 01:34
Handbags filled with items for women in refuges have been donated by Grace Millane's family.
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World Gymnastics Championships: Max Whitlock falls on pommel as Britain finish fifth

Wed, 10/09/2019 - 18:05
Max Whitlock has a fall on the pommel as Britain finish fifth in the men's team final at the World Gymnastics Championships, with Russia winning.
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Colchester triple stabbing: Families pay tribute to victims

Wed, 10/09/2019 - 16:05
Tom Saunders is due to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court facing three charges of murder.
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Sarah Hassall death: Pontypridd man in court on murder charge

Wed, 10/09/2019 - 12:27
Brian Manship is accused of killing mother-of-two Sarah Hassall, 38, who was found dead on Sunday.
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Laura Kenny to join new Olympics support network for mums

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 20:30
Laura Kenny says she is to join a new support group for mothers competing for Great Britain at the Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo 2020.
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Pontypridd murder: Man charged after Sarah Hassall's death

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 19:25
Police had been investigating the death of Sarah Hassall since Sunday.
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Keith Flint Braintree FC mural gets Prodigy 'respect'

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 16:11
The artwork of the singer is at Braintree FC's ground - the singer's local club.
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Essex County Council to launch million-pound tree project

Tue, 10/08/2019 - 14:02
The authority is also pledging £250,000 to launch a commission on climate change.
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