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Historic fort to open its doors for a free open day

Historic fort to open its doors for a free open day

The original Bee Gees were one of the biggest and most popular groups of the 20th century

The Irish Bee Gees step back in time

Lidl appeal date set for rejected Maldon store

Lidl appeal date set for rejected Maldon store

Parish council resigns due to impact of crash outside her house

Parish council resigns due to impact of crash outside her house

The two-hour sessions mark the end of summer holiday sport

Bounce around to end school holidays

Woman cyclist in life-threatening condition after serious crash on the A133

Woman cyclist in life-threatening condition after serious crash on the A133

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The Sun Inn is judged one of the best in the country by the Good Food Guide

The Sun Inn is judged one of the best in the country by the Good Food Guide

Join in the family fun at Parkeston Welfare Park

Join in the family fun at Parkeston Welfare Park

Our heroes back from Afghanistan

Our heroes back from Afghanistan

Youngsters complete their silver Duke of Edinburgh award

Youngsters complete their silver Duke of Edinburgh award

Mr Danes wants to give people a voice about their care

Man vows to leave district over mental health care fears

Christopher is such an A grade student

Christopher is such an A grade student

Blow to £8million improvement to Halstead roads after funding denied

Blow to £8million improvement to Halstead roads after funding denied

Celebrations for VE veterans

Celebrations for VE veterans

Just the ticket – Castle Point Transport Museum

Open the door and discover the marvels of our museums

Pixie with some of the performers

Pop star Pixie drops in to help aspiring performers

County Hall's unseen £14m stash of art

Paintings include councillors and notable Essex figures

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Record-breaking crowds turn out for "best ever" Clacton Airshow

Record-breaking crowds turn out for "best ever" Clacton Airshow

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Several car crash on A12 causes traffic problems

Several car crash on A12 causes traffic problems

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Social club appeals for more members

Social club appeals for more members

Dingy sailing lessons now available to all

Dingy sailing lessons now available to all

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Tea dancers "thoroughly enjoyed" latest monthly meeting

Tea dancers "thoroughly enjoyed" latest monthly meeting

Telephone scam warning issued

Telephone scam warning issued

Village's crime stats released

Village's crime stats released

Haul of DVDs stolen from local shop

Haul of DVDs stolen from local shop

Photo credit: Maria Fowler

Family thanks after losing Stephanie

The old Layer De La Haye Queen Elizabeth Hall

Layer-de-la-Haye celebrates opening of new village hall

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New act performing at Halstead Conservative Club

New act performing at Halstead Conservative Club

Long-serving officers recognised with award

Long-serving officers recognised with award

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Information and details will be discussed at Tillingham Village Hall on September 4

New affordable homes available

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Mistley

Enjoy a summer party on Mistley Green

MS sufferers take on 250 mile cycle

MS sufferers take on 250 mile cycle

Man found at Gosfield Lake died from "natural causes" according to Coroner

Man found at Gosfield Lake died from natural causes

Beatles on the menu

Beatles on the menu

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by Lavinia Hamer

Harwich lighthouse pictures auctioned off for next festival

Applications for the People’s Postcode Lottery Dream Fund are now open

Applications for the People’s Postcode Lottery Dream Fund are now open

Help the lifeboats at family fun day

Help the lifeboats at family fun day

Two Graves found but no amphitheatre

Two Graves found but no amphitheatre

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Man attempts to lure child into car twice in Colchester

Man attempts to lure child into car twice in Colchester

Youngster getting green fingered to get pocket money

Youngster getting green fingered to get pocket money

Family raise £13,500 in memory of their daughter

Family raise £13,500 in memory of their daughter

The cat will be auctioned on September 21

Family heirloom could be worth up to £3,000

Picture from PA

Stevi Ritchie enters Celebrity Big Brother house

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Jeremy Corbyn to visit Colchester

Jeremy Corbyn to visit Colchester

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Red Arrows set to open second day of Clacton Airshow

Red Arrows set to open second day of Clacton Airshow

In this week's Standard

In this week's Standard

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A12 and A134 blocked by broken down vehicles

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County Hall 0845 number... costs you 500k!

County Hall 0845 number... costs you 500k!

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Pub forced to close as travellers hit campsite

Pub forced to close as travellers hit campsite

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Allowances to go up 1.5% for councillors

Allowances to go up 1.5% for councillors

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