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Hundreds of families in Rochford , Rayleigh , and on Canvey have been faced with massive clean-up bills and, in the worst cases, been left homeless.
6 hrs ago | Halstead Gazette
Terry Gandy is incensed Billericay Town Council is paying out A 20,000 a year for the automatic toilet, situated in a car park behind Iceland, which only an average of eight people use each day - generating just A 655 a year.
Michelle Telford, her five children and her grandaughter fled the house in Maine Crescent, Rayleigh , after it was engulfed in flames.
Sarah Jayne, who has been performing as Dolly Parton for more than 22 years, is set to take the stage at Circus Tavern, Meads Corner, Purfleet.
Run by the PDSA, the PetCheck vehicle will be in the Discovery Centre Car Park, Great Notley Country Park on September 16, in the Earls Colne Parish Council office, Earls Colne on September 17, at the Templars Community office, Witham on September 18 and Tabor Avenue Park, Braintree on September 19, from 10am until 5pm at each location.
Police and Crime Commissioner Nick Alston and Castle Point MP Rebecca Harris commended the force's "prompt and vigorous" action against travellers which decided on Labworth Park in Canvey on Friday before moving to Southend on Sunday.
Neil Masterson, 39, appeared at Hammersmith Magistrates' Court in west London charged with religiously aggravated assault against the Bradford West MP.
Basildon Council wants to knock down two blocks of 1960s flats in Stevenson Way and Brook Drive, Wickford , and replace them with modern buildings.
A woman views floral tributes left in memory of Princess Diana, Princess of Wales on the gates of Kensington Palace on August 31, 2006 in London, England.
Police moved the travellers on at about 5pm and were seen following the caravans off the island and down Canvey Way.
A WOMAN was left with severe burns to her face, arms and chest after she attempted to tackle a chip pan fire.
Braintree is steeped in history, from the Celtics of the 5th century to the Courtauld family in the mid 19th Century, but reminders of the town's interesting past can be hard to spot.
Vanessa Crookes, of Kings Worthy, will walk her second 26-mile one-day event following the London Moonwalk she took part in back in May. Ms Crookes sets off on Saturday, September 27, from the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford, ending up in Greenwich.
The United Kingdom may have raised its terror threat level, but the streets of London don't appear to be fazed.
Darren Pidgeon, 27, from Rayleigh , released the graphic photographs in a desperate bid to catch the people who attacked him in Kingsmere, Thundersley.
A father-of-two is feeling honoured after being asked to create a mosaic for the entrance of Chelmsford Cathedral.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 10:25 am
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