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  1. MP says "terrible" crime in quiet village is "very, very rare"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Halstead Gazette

    BRAINTREE'S MP has spoken out about a shooting in a quiet village that left a man with life-changing leg injuries. James Cleverly said he has spoken with police about a burglary at a mansion in Rectory Road, Sible Hedingham, where armed raiders shot a man through his bedroom door.

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  2. Adam gains his revenge in Clift brother's battle in Braintree Table...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Braintree and Witham Times

    One was a first hat-trick from 14-year-old Joe Belsom and the other a totally unexpected victor in the Clift v Clift battle. Sean and Adam Clift have played each other very little over the years as Sean moved through the ranks ahead of his younger brother and when they met earlier in the season Sean motored to a fairly straightforward victory.

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  3. Store tight-lipped on 10m expansion planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Braintree and Witham Times

    A SUPERMARKET has refused to say whether a planned A 10m expansion of its Witham store will still go ahead, two years after gaining planning permission. Morrisons fought a three-year battle with Braintree Council over plans to expand its Braintree Road store by 70 per cent.

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  4. Police rule out third party involvement in Braintree deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | East Anglian Daily Times

    A man was found dead in Braintree on Saturday morning but police are no longer treating the death as suspicious. Officers were called to an address in Wingate Close in Braintree shortly before 12.25am on Saturday February 6 following reports that paramedics had found a man's body there.

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  5. Double dreams stay alive for Netts in Braintree Table Tennis League...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Braintree and Witham Times

    With their eyes still very much on the possibility of capturing the league title, Netts A took another step towards a double when they advanced into the semi-final of the Braintree Table Tennis League team knockout cup. They have some work to do if they are to catch Liberal A in the league, but they are the strongest team left in the cup and will be hoping to get their hands on the trophy for the first time in five years.

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  6. BreakingTwo men arrested after "suspicious" death Two men have been...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

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  7. Two men arrested after 'suspicious' deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Braintree and Witham Times

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  8. Two men arrested after "suspicious" death in Braintree flat Two men...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    An Essex Police spokesman said: "Police were called to an address in Wingate Close in Braintree shortly before 12.25am today following reports that ambulance paramedics had found a man dead at the location. "A forensic post-mortem to determine the cause of death is due to take place later today.

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  9. Nursery holds a week of red activities to raise money for the British Heart FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Braintree and Witham Times

    CHILDREN at the Apple Tree Nursery in Braintree enjoyed all things red as they raised money for the British Heart Foundation. This week the nursery in Cressing Road held activities including cooking, playing with red play-dough, and having a red treasure hunt.

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  10. I don't think my husband will be the same againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Karl Roberts, 22, admitted driving without due care and attention following a crash which forced Joy and Timothy Minogue to swerve into a ditch near Coggeshall. Mr Minogue, 70 spent almost seven weeks in Broomfield Hospital after he broke his hip, femur and three ribs and shattered his knee, before later contracting pneumonia in hospital.

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  11. Breaking UPDATED 12.20PM: Woman assaulted in Braintree High StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Gazette-news.co.uk

    A spokesperson for Essex Police said: "Police were contacted with reports a woman had been assaulted at an address in High Street, Braintree. "A 48-year-old man from Braintree was arrested in Panfield Lane in connection with the incident and is currently in custody awaiting questioning."

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  12. "We don't feel any sense of closure": Parents of fatal crash victims...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

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  13. "I would like a date at a restaurant with flowers on the table":...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    Although for Tilly Abbott, who will turn 18 on April 2, she has only one thing in mind- a date in a restaurant, with a nice tablecloth. Tilly has Down's Syndrome, and has never had a real birthday party before, so mum Andrea wanted her 18th birthday to be particularly special.

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  14. Aldi urges rethink over new supermarket planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Braintree and Witham Times

    A BID to open an Aldi near Braintree is opposed by council planning officers, the budget supermarket chain has been told. Aldi submitted plans for a 12,000 sq ft store at the entrance of the Skyline 120 business park in Great Notley in May. The firm says it has been told by planning officers they will recommend councillors turn down the scheme because the land is reserved for employment use only, not retail.

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  15. Late singles wins lead Retreat to victory in Braintree Open Darts LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Late singles wins for Peter Hinkson, Andy Camp and Simon Twin gave the match honours to the Retreat in their Braintree Open Darts League clash against Welsh Princess. The Welsh had held the early advantage with wins for Brendan Hand and Phil Hume, but the Retreat bounced back to add to pairs and triples successes.

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  16. 600k solar cash could be reinvested in districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Braintree and Witham Times

    NEARLY A 600,000 could be spent on new projects in the district after plans to install solar panels on council buildings fell through. The scheme also generated cash because of Ofgem's 'Fee-in-Tariff' scheme, which paid money back to solar panel operators who feed electricity in to the national grid.

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  17. Solicitors help to raise A 10,000 for public gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens, in Bocking End, were opened in 1888, and were a gift from the Courtauld family to the people of Braintree. For one week in December, Holmes and Hills Solicitors in Braintree offered to write basic wills for free, in return for a donation to the garden's charitable trust.

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  18. Solicitors help to raise 10,000 for public gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Braintree and Bocking Public Gardens, in Bocking End, were opened in 1888, and were a gift from the Courtauld family to the people of Braintree. For one week in December, Holmes and Hills Solicitors in Braintree offered to write basic wills for free, in return for a donation to the garden's charitable trust.

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  19. Witham MP Priti Patel lined up for Open Business Forum eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Braintree District Council and Essex Chambers of Commerce are to stage an Open Business Forum event in Witham on Friday, February 5. It aims to build on the success of a similar event held in Braintree and will feature Witham MP and Employment Minister Priti Patel, Stansted Airport managing director Andrew Harrison and Braintree council cabinet member for economic development Tom Cunningham. Denise Rossiter, chief executive of Essex Chambers, said: "We were delighted that following on from the first business forum Braintree District Council were keen to work with us to deliver an event for businesses in and around Witham.

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  20. Adam gains his revenge in Clift brother's battle in Braintree Table Tennis LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Halstead Gazette

    One was a first hat-trick from 14-year-old Joe Belsom and the other a totally unexpected victor in the Clift v Clift battle. Sean and Adam Clift have played each other very little over the years as Sean moved through the ranks ahead of his younger brother and when they met earlier in the season Sean motored to a fairly straightforward victory.

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