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1 hr ago | Echo-news.co.uk
New Holland, based in Cranes Farm Road, Basildon , was set up as Ford Tractors in March 1964 and its first tractors rolled off the production line only a few days after.
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The crowd of around 50 protesters gathered at Hyde Park Corner before marching past the Japanese Embassy and one of the buildings housing the Tokyo Electric Company and ending near the Houses of Parliament in Westminster.
5 hrs ago | Halstead Gazette
Homeless heroin user David Howard, 48, appeared at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court and was barely able to keep his eyes open as the nine charges against him were read out.
8 hrs ago | Braintree and Witham Times
Chelmsford and Braintree councils are worried plans for 2,610 homes in north Heybridge and south Maldon will lead to congestion on the A414 through Danbury and the B1019/B1137 junction in Hatfield Peverel.
ABOUT 2,500 runners will pound the pavements on Sunday when they take part in Colchester's fourth annual half marathon.
Buy this photo Colin Carritt with a picture of his father Noel and, right, a letter his father wrote on a cheque to his parents informing them of his plans Picture: OX65936 Damian Halliwell A fundraising appeal has been launched to raise money for the memorial to International Brigade volunteers from the city who fought in the war from 1936 to ... (more)
A section of the A120 in Braintree will be closed for three nights next week as part of a road improvement scheme.
Ronald Mayne died six days in hospital after being found with serious head injuries at his home in Templeton caravan park, in Bakes Lane, West Hanningfield.
James Mailer, 35, of Rochford Avenue in Loughton is accused of stealing A 130.02 of fuel between December 11 and January 22. He is alleged to have taken diesel without paying for it on six separate occasions from petrol stations in Buckhurst Hill, Chigwell, Harlow and Waltham Abbey.
After almost a year of turmoil, the school, in Daws Heath Road, Thundersley, was told it could stay open earlier this month, after the Government's Office of Schools Adjudicator overturned Essex County Council's decision to close it down.
A British Muslim couple will be sentenced today for glorifying the murder of Fusilier Lee Rigby in videos posted on YouTube.
Professor Sir Mike Richards, England's chief inspector of hospitals, is holding a listening evening to hear views on the trust as part of a radical new inspection process.
The Peachey family, which owns Stock Brook Manor, in Billericay , want to put 14 large, executive homes on the popular golf course.
Carina Frost , widow of British broadcaster David Frost, stands alongside sons Miles Frost , George Frost and Wilfred Frost with Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Dean of Westminster John Hall over the memorial stone during a memorial service for David Frost at Westminster Abbey on March 13, 2014 in London, England.
Police were called to Panfield Lane, Braintree, shortly before 5pm on Sunday after reports of a disturbance in the street.
Firefighters from Chelmsford and Great Baddow were called out to Lionmede Recreation Ground on Sandford Road at about 9.45pm after reports the clubhouse used by Lionmede Bowls Club was on fire.