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Allowances to go up 1.5% for councillors

Allowances to go up 1.5% for councillors

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Top 10 events in Essex this Bank Holiday Weekend

Not very smart...the anti-litter ad some say is pretty sexist

Not very smart...the anti-litter ad some say is pretty sexist

Colchester cowboy builder jailed for conning elderly

Colchester cowboy builder jailed for conning elderly

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Apartments plan above shop site

Apartments plan above shop site

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Heartfelt tribute paid to victims of plane crash in Shoreham - as 100,000 flight fans turn out to Clacton Airshow

Heartfelt tribute paid to victims of plane crash in Shoreham - as 100,000 flight fans turn out to Clacton Airshow

Gamers prepare to launch new app Fallen

Gamers prepare to launch new app Fallen

Charlotte was inspired after meeting Johnny Madison

Charlotte was inspired after meeting Johnny Madison

Bond of brothers – wartime high jinx

Bond of brothers – wartime high jinx

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Student cycles 310 miles in under 24 hours for Colchester Mind

Student cycles 310 miles in under 24 hours for Colchester Mind

US pilot comes to Colchester for the 'Last Hurrah'

US pilot comes to Colchester for the 'Last Hurrah'

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4-year-old donates her hair to wig charity

4-year-old donates her hair to wig charity

Plastic surgery service moves to Colchester General Hospital

Plastic surgery service moves to Colchester General Hospital

Council spends £254k on artificial pitch that will last 10 years

Council spends £254k on artificial pitch that will last 10 years

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LIVE TWEETS: Clacton Airshow

100,000 flight fans turn out for first day of Clacton Airshow

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Gazette to host career and training event

Gazette to host career and training event

Cancer charity lines up surprises at festival

Cancer charity lines up surprises at festival

The growth will happen over the next 20 years

Housing focus as population is set to grow by 35,000

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8 take redundancy and 7 redeployed as Carluccio's to move in

8 take redundancy and 7 redeployed as Carluccio's to move in

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Toddler pulled from car moments before it burst into flames

Toddler pulled from car moments before it burst into flames

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Splash! Soldiers to swim the Channel

Splash! Soldiers to swim the Channel

Hounds were spotted running through a reserve in Brightlingsea

Hounds were spotted running through a reserve in Brightlingsea

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New guidelines on hospital complaints

New guidelines on hospital complaints

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RUSH HOUR RUNDOWN: Traffic and travel across Essex

RUSH HOUR RUNDOWN: Traffic and travel across Essex

Respected Colcestrian dies

Respected Colcestrian dies

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Tributes to be paid to Shoreham plane crash victims at Clacton Airshow tomorrow

Tributes to be paid to Shoreham plane crash victims at Clacton Airshow

Swap books at the Old Forge Cafe

Swap books at the Old Forge Cafe

More than 400 motors on display at Brightlingsea event

More than 400 motors on display at Brightlingsea event

Figures from the staff survey will be reviewed by the council's scrutiny panel

Figures from the staff survey will be reviewed by the council's scrutiny panel

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Going away this Bank Holiday? Map of roadworks across the country

Going away this Bank Holiday? Map of roadworks across the country

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Janette’s quilt is voted the best in the country

Janette’s quilt is voted the best in the country

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£500,000 funding given for Mercury Theatre makeover

£500,000 funding given for Mercury Theatre makeover

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Church submits planning application to create a larger more cost effective property

Church submits planning application to create a larger more cost effective property

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Labour's Andy Burnham visits Colchester Arts Centre

Labour's Andy Burnham visits Colchester Arts Centre

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Alan Rose, chairman of the board of Colchester's hospital trust

Too many patients waiting too long for treatment

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POLL: Would you pay more for milk to support farmers?

POLL: Would you pay more for milk to support farmers?

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Firefighters praised for saving houses

Firefighters praised for saving houses

Health and fitness club ‘to go-ahead’

Health and fitness club ‘to go-ahead’

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Oscar the cat back where he belongs

Oscar the cat back where he belongs

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Man who knocked down and killed pedestrian spared jail

UPDATED: Man who knocked down and killed pedestrian spared jail

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Win a holiday to Barbados

Win a holiday to Barbados

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QUIZ: How good at parking are you? Take a test to find out what type of parker you are

QUIZ: How good at parking are you? Take a test to find out what type of parker you are

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Car and jewellery stolen from Colchester home

Car and jewellery stolen from Colchester home

Colchester brothel closed and madam evicted

Colchester brothel closed and madam evicted

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Garden party boosts cancer centre campaign

Garden party boosts cancer centre campaign

Daisy celebrates songwriting success

Daisy celebrates songwriting success

Suspect package prompts court evacuation

UPDATED: Suspect package prompts court evacuation

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High Street to close for Heritage Fun Day

High Street to close for Heritage Fun Day

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Planks of wood causing obstruction on A12

Planks of wood causing obstruction on A12

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Green-Fingered residents are being asked to help transform Riverside Walk, Colchester

Green-Fingered residents are being asked to help transform Riverside Walk, Colchester

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