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Record breaking solo-rower fails around-the-UK rowing attempt

Record breaking solo-rower fails around-the-UK rowing attempt

Police appeal after theft of van containing Burberry jackets and shirts from Writtle

Police appeal after theft of van containing Burberry jackets and shirts from Writtle

Biology youngsters enjoy end of year trip to Cambridge

Biology youngsters enjoy end of year trip to Cambridge

Digger stolen from Dengie farm

Digger stolen from Dengie farm

Sue Slaughter's tea set is now complete

32-year search for missing teapot ends after 'one in a million chance' trip to Halstead tea room

Hannah murder trial due to start

Hannah murder trial due to start

A feww safeguarding vulnerable passengers course will be held for taxi drivers on Friday

A feww safeguarding vulnerable passengers course will be held for taxi drivers on Friday

10 per cent of drivers stopped in June had been drinking

10 per cent of drivers stopped in June had been drinking

MS sufferer to complete skydive for charity

MS sufferer to complete skydive for charity

Woman treated by paramedics in Queen Street

Woman treated by paramedics in Queen Street

Woman released by fire crews after crash between car and lorry in Halstead

Woman released by fire crews after crash between car and lorry in Halstead

J's Hospice patients celebrate after climbing the O2 in memory of their friend

J's Hospice patients celebrate after climbing the O2 in memory of their friend

Nominations still open for the Gazette Education Awards

Nominations still open for the Gazette Education Awards

Ray pitches in to help club

Ray pitches in to help club

Youngsters get inspired by tennis and politics

Youngsters get inspired by tennis and politics

Record breaking Brightlingsea Regatta gets 4,000 visitors

Record breaking Brightlingsea Regatta gets 4,000 visitors

Faith Ressmeyer continues to inspire donations as legacy lives on

Faith Ressmeyer continues to inspire donations as legacy lives on

the dragonfly from L' Enfant et les Sortileges

Each year it grows

Mark Ronson

V Festival announces DJ and producer Mark Ronson will headline its Our House stage at Chelmsford

Anger over long grass by graves

Anger over long grass by graves

Ticketed – In Bloom team who watered their baskets

Ticketed – In Bloom team who watered their baskets

Council launch video promoting Colchester as tourist destination

Council launch video promoting Colchester as tourist destination

Former Essex University student quits as Greek finance minister despite 'No' vote

Former Essex University student quits as Greek finance minister despite 'No' vote

50 drivers a day hit with fines for using bus lanes

50 drivers a day hit with fines for using bus lanes

Great support shown for new Halstead skate park

Great support shown for new Halstead skate park

Picture: Maria Fowler

Plaques marking Cliff House boundary are renovated

Man suffers serious head injuries during assault in Melbourne Avenue

Man suffers serious head injuries during assault in Melbourne Avenue

Balloons released for anti-bullying campaign

Balloons released for anti-bullying campaign

Ashley Woolley's family delighted by support for Give Ten Pints for Ashley campaign

Ashley Woolley's family delighted by support for Give Ten Pints for Ashley campaign

Fire crews assist at collision on A12

Fire crews assist at collision on A12

Nursery youngsters graduate early

Nursery youngsters graduate early

Andrea Dowd, 51, who has run pubs for 25 years, has been appointed as live-in manager

Dramatic Norton Pub story takes a new twist

Reader Pictures: Dramatic electrical storm hits Essex

Reader Pictures: Dramatic electrical storm hits Essex

Bumper turnout for Bradwell Christian pilgrimage

Bumper turnout for Bradwell Christian pilgrimage

Will Quince attends opening of underwater themed school library

Will Quince attends opening of underwater themed school library

Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex pledges his support to Give Ten Pints for Ashley Campaign

Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex pledges his support to Give Ten Pints for Ashley Campaign

Festival-goers will have no alcohol limit at this year's Brownstock

Festival-goers will have no alcohol limit at this year's Brownstock

Museum wins bid for police station

Museum wins bid for police station

More GPs for a Halstead possible if housing developments get go ahead

More GPs for Halstead possible if housing developments get go ahead

Keep dogs on leads to protect the pitches say councillors

Keep dogs on leads to protect the pitches say councillors

Joy as new multi-games area is opened

Joy as new multi-games area is opened

Public meeting on 360 homes plans

Public meeting on 360 homes plans

Safety barricades are simply a bridge too far

Safety barricades are simply a bridge too far

Trust ‘must borrow £26m to pay staff’

Trust ‘must borrow £26m to pay staff’

Burger off, cancer! Get grilling and hold a fundraising barbecue to help Cancer Research UK

Burger off, cancer! Get grilling and hold a fundraising barbecue to help Cancer Research UK

Music in the Park with Blues Brothers on Saturday

Music in the Park with Blues Brothers on Saturday

Chelmsford's Central Park to host annual Essex Pride celebration

Chelmsford's Central Park to host annual Essex Pride celebration on Sunday

Create a new design to banish roundabout blues

Create a new design to banish roundabout blues

The Bam Bam Boogies and Team Traceur having a dance off.

Fun in the sun at The Fling Festival

Carnival backers can't wait to roll in the fun

Carnival backers can't wait to roll in the fun

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