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1 hr ago | Echo-news.co.uk
The girls, all aged seven to ten, from Brownies packs in Billericay , Basildon , Rayleigh , Castle Point, Southend East and Southend West, joined together at Grove Wood School, Rayleigh, to mark the big day.
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5 hrs ago | Echo-news.co.uk
Adam Henson, presenter of BBC's Countryfile, was hand-picked to officially open the new polytunnel at Barleylands, in Barleylands Road, Billericay .
9 hrs ago | BBC News
Police failures contributed to Dorothy "Cherry" Groce's death, whose shooting triggered the 1985 Brixton riots, a jury inquest has found.
13 hrs ago | Newsday
A husband who stabbed his wife more than 30 times after he claimed she attacked him with a knife has been found guilty of her murder.
15 hrs ago | Times-series.co.uk
North Finchley library worker Cathy Yilmaz, is joined by fellow public sector workers outside North Finchley Library this morning Library staff, binmen and teaching assistants are among dozens of public sector workers taking part in a day of strike action over pay, pensions and cuts today.
15 hrs ago | Harwich and Manningtree Standard
The short term work will see the speed limit lowered to 50mph and average speed cameras installed between Hare Green, Pellens Corner and Horsley Cross.
17 hrs ago | Halstead Gazette
Thousands of people cheered and waved as the Tour de France travelled through the Braintree district on the third stage of the world famous cycling race.
A SICK little girl will get the help she needs after a heartfelt plea to build her a new bedroom melted the hearts of councillors.
In accordance with the deposit agreement, the Churchill Archives Center is opening Mitrokhin's edited Russian-language versions of his original notes.
London Fire Brigade has urged homeowners to be more careful when it comes to leaving glass or crystal objects on sills exposed to sunlight Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.
Firefighters received a call after Luke Quinn, 12, spotted smoke in Kingsbury Close, Marks Tey on his way home from school.
The House of Commons Public Accounts committee said the trust, which runs Basildon Hospital , had been in breach of regulatory standards for care quality since 2009, but that Monitor failed to appropriately challenge it until local MPs declared they has lost confidence in the trust's leadership.
Cheffins has broken its own property auction record with sales of more than 4.5 million at their end of June sale.
Disruption to rail services continued this morning after a Witham woman died after being hit by a train last night.
RUBBISH dumped in alleyways could put lives at risk if another blaze breaks out on a fire-hit estate, according to residents.
A 68-year-old man has been arrested by police investigating historic sex abuse at a private school in south-west London.
County Hall has scrapped proposals to ban motorists turning right from Wash Road, near the Dunton Road junction, on to Noak Hill Road, Noak Bridge.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 10:46 pm
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