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Southend Boris Johnson mural covered up after one day

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 16:55
Graffiti artists sprayed "tags" over the picture of Boris Johnson and three women wearing niqabs.
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Hannah Stodel: Para-sailor steps up Vendee Globe preparations

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 16:51
Four-time Paralympian Hannah Stodel steps up preparations for the 2020 Vendee Globe by competing in the Round Britain and Ireland Race.
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Army and Navy flyover reopens with new 20mph speed limit

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 16:05
The structure has reopened after three weeks of "essential repair works".
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Armed men threaten elderly Stebbing couple in their home

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:14
Police are searching for four men who threatened their victims with a screwdriver to gain entry.
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Man dies after being hit by a van in Ugley

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:28
The 32-year-old man was hit by a van in the early hours of the morning after leaving an event.
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Derek Adams and Chris Powell become first EFL managers to get red cards

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 09:42
Plymouth Argyle manager Derek Adams and Southend boss Chris Powell face bans after being sent off for a touchline altercation.
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Ford Escort made from silver and jewels to be sold for charity

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 09:07
A jeweller with a passion for cars is making a miniature replica of his favourite vehicle.
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'Unknown' substance sprayed during Chelmsford robbery

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 14:40
Two women were sprayed in the face during a robbery in which more than £1,000 was stolen.
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Chesterfield v Braintree Town

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 11:35
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Chesterfield and Braintree Town.
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Colchester United v Port Vale

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 11:22
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Colchester United and Port Vale.
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Plymouth Argyle v Southend United

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 10:50
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Plymouth Argyle and Southend United.
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Shawn McCoulsky: Bristol City forward joins Southend United on loan

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 20:13
League One club Southend United sign Bristol City forward Shawn McCoulsky on a season-long loan deal.
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Billericay sex assault: Teen arrested over attack on boy

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 15:27
A 16-year-old is being questioned over a sexual assault on a boy at a nature reserve.
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Crash fire engine crew helped by off-duty doctor

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 15:07
The doctor administered morphine to a firefighter, one of three injured in the fire engine crash.
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Stansted expansion: High Court action over airport plans

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 11:45
If the Transport Secretary's decision is overturned the plans will be heard by the planning inspectorate.
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Billericay assault: CCTV images released

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 22:10
Police have shared images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the attack in Billericay.
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Three hurt as fire engine overturns in Stoke by Nayland

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 21:59
The vehicle apparently "skidded in the rain" while on its way to a road traffic accident.
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Essex Police officer 'flirted with car crash victims'

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 21:47
Roads policing officer Marc Louis sent flirty emails and kissed women who had been in car crashes.
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Chelmer Valley Care Home staff 'left residents soaked in urine'

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 20:06
Inspectors found some residents were "afraid" of staff while others were left "soaked in urine".
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Lincoln City sign Joan Luque and Jason Shackell

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 18:12
Lincoln sign Heybridge Swifts midfielder Joan Luque for an undisclosed fee and bring in ex-Derby defender Jason Shackell.
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