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2 hrs ago | Echo-news.co.uk

Lightning strikes twice to spark house fire in Basildon

Two crews from Basildon initially attended but requested an additional crew from Orsett and the aerial ladder platform from Southend once the fire had been put out.

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6 hrs ago | Goal.com

Enner Valencia flies in for West Ham talks

The Ecuador striker, who impressed at the World Cup, has been targeted by Sam Allardyce and the club plan to sit down with the player's representatives in the coming days Ecuador forward Enner Valencia has flown into London ahead of talks with West Ham over a possible summer transfer, Goal understands.

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10 hrs ago | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

Web designer's premier clients

A WEB designer from Chelmsford has secured contracts for premiership rugby players and West Ham footballers within nine months of setting up his business - and he's not stopping there.

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14 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Margaret Thatcher 'personally covered up' child sex abuse...

Tory Prime Minister is said to have held a meeting with a rising star, who was tipped for promotion, and told him: "You have to clean up your sexual act" Margaret Thatcher was personally involved covered up child abuse A allegations made against one of her senior government ministers, according to explosive new claims in The Sunday People.

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17 hrs ago | Daily Echo

VIDEO: Clipper yachts begin arriving home

The first yachts in the Clipper Round the World Race have begun arriving back where they started just under 11 months ago.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Maldonandburnham Standard

Maldon and Burnham Standard: Busy traffic around Bradford city centre

The Government has awarded the South East Local Enterprise Partnership A 442.2million for projects across Essex, Kent and Sussex.

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Halstead Gazette

Fire fighters tackle blaze after lightning strikes house

Fire fighters were called to a tackle a house fire after lightning struck, causing a fire in the loft space involving two properties.

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Messenger Newspapers

Dorchester raid probe pair remanded

Two men charged over a smash and grab raid by a moped gang on Mayfair's Dorchester Hotel were remanded in custody Two men charged in connection with a smash and grab raid by a moped gang on the Dorchester Hotel have been remanded in custody, police said.

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Echo-news.co.uk

'I'm taking this knife to barbecue'

A MAN caught by police at a railway station with a carving knife in his backpack, claimed he was on his way to his mothers for a barbecue.

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Echo-news.co.uk

UPDATED: Lane reopened after accident partially closes A13 at Sadlers Farm

A SINGLE vehicle accident closed a lane of the Londonbound A13 between Sadlers Farm and the Pitsea Flyover this morning.

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Echo-news.co.uk

Excitement builds for tomorrow's Canvey Carnival

Up to 3,000 people are expected to line the streets to enjoy the parade packed with colourful floats from noon.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Harwich and Manningtree Standard

Countryside celebration set to be spectacular

The 2014 Tendring Show is being held at Lawford House Park and this year's theme is The Tendring Farm with open air demonstrations of how farmers in the areas are diversifying with everything from green energy to glamping.

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Guardian-series.co.uk

Bloomfield and Low reach Ladies Essex County Pairs quarter-finals

The pair enjoyed a convincing win over Wanstead Central in the County D Area Final and will now play for a place in the County semi-finals at Great Baddow on July 9. Bloomfield and Low were part of the victorious Ladies Essex County Fours side who reached the County quarter-finals, along with Doris Stock and Janet Carrington.

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Enfield Independent

Just the Ticket: July 11, 2014

Lonborough Festival Opera presents this bold "baroque Star Wars" which was Handel's first London triumph, and includes the famous Cara Sposa and Lascia ch'io pianga.

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Echo-news.co.uk

Pensioner jailed over huge illegal tip

A PENSIONER has been jailed for six months for refusing to clean up a huge illegal rubbish dump he admitted running.

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Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

Three men charged after 126 cannabis plants were found in house

Three men are due to appear in court later this month after they were charged with drug offences in Brentwood.

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Gazette-news.co.uk

Traffic chaos in Colchester

Police and paramedics were called to Ipswich Road, at the junction with Severalls Lane, just before 3.20pm today after two cars collided.

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East Anglian Daily Times

Essex/Suffolk: Four men in court in connection with telephone frauds

Four men are due to appear in court today after being charged in connection with a series of telephone frauds in Essex and neighbouring counties.

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Maldonandburnham Standard

Four fire crews were called to the scene of a house fire that saw the roof catch completely on fire.

The roof was reported to be 100 per cent alight and heavily smoke-logged, with the smoke affecting two more houses.

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Basildon Recorder

Chelsea Football Club's billionaire owner behind jet fuel centre plans

CHELSEA FC owner Roman Abramovich is involved in the plans to bring a state-of-the-art waste-to-jet fuel centre to Thurrock, the Gazette has learned.

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