Braintree, England Newswire

Braintree, England Newswire

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  1. Appeal after Bocking resident finds two men in his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | East Anglian Daily Times

    Essex Police are investigating after silver-plated cutlery and an imitation Rolex watch were stolen from the house in Fennes Road. The men fled through the back door of the property and ran across fields leading towards the Fennes wedding venue with the stolen items.

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  2. Hero goes the extra Milo to take stolen dog homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    A BUILDER has been hailed a hero after going on a three hour round trip to return a stolen dog to its owner. Adam Spalding spotted a fluffy Lhasa Apso called Milo padding around Cressing after popping out for a late afternoon drive.

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  3. Humphries hard work is being reward by an England call-up BRAINTREE'S ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Braintree and Witham Times

    The 25-year-old Olympic skeet shooter has been picked for the England team and she will now compete in this month's Home Internationals, at Bisley, Surrey. As part of a two-woman team, Humphries and her new England team-mates will take on competitors from the likes of Scotland and Wales.

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  4. WI have a ball knitting to celebrate centenary: Group immortalise Braintree in woolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Harwich and Manningtree Standard

    Braintree's best-known landmarks have been immortalised in wool after a Women's Institute group embarked on a seven-month knitting project. Dolphin WI, which meets at Bocking End Community Centre, took on the mammoth task of creating seven miniature buildings, including St Michael's Church and the Town Hall, to mark the WI's Centenary year.

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  5. Cyclist going the distance to help terror victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Braintree and Witham Times

    A HEART attack survivor will take on a 73-mile sponsored bike ride to raise money for a couple injured in the Tunisia terror attack. Paul Briscoe, of Burghley Close, Great Notley, said he wanted to raise money for Kirsty Murray, 26, and Radley Ruszkiewicz, 29, even though he has never met them.

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  6. Car burglar Dominic Francis given three years in jail after stealing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Dominic Francis, 23, had denied one charge of burglary and one of taking a motor vehicle without the owner's consent. Francis, of High Street North, Newham, was sentenced to three years in jail for burglary and 12 weeks for taking the vehicle, to run concurrently.

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  7. Victim's plea to community after string of homes raided in townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Maldonandburnham Standard

    Amanda Hume was the victim of an overnight raid on her home earlier this month and thinks better community spirit could beat the thieves. The 48-year-old said: "There must be people out there in the community who know what these people are doing and are just keeping quiet.

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  8. Cowley believes Ebsfleet game is perfect preparation for Braintree...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Halstead Gazette

    BRAINTREE Town boss Danny Cowley believes this weekend's final friendly at Ebbsfleet United will be perfect preparation for the new Vanarama National League. With just over a week before the season kicks-off, the Iron - who scored a last-gasp winner to beat Dagenham and Redbridge 2-1 on Tuesday night - cross the Essex-Kent border on Saturday.

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  9. Homes plan for Rayne pony paddock Plans have been unveiled to build four new homes on a pony paddock.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Developers Construct Reason have applied to Braintree Council to build the detached, two-storey homes on the land in Fairy Hall Lane in Rayne. The homes would have their own driveways direct from the lane and the plans would incorporate a turn in the access road.

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  10. Nine months jail for man who scarred Halstead girlfriend in assaultRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Bury Free Press

    Robert Wilson, 22, of Notley Road, Braintree, pleaded guilty to assault causing actual bodily harm on May 19 and damaging property in Evans Court, Halstead. He was so angry he punched holes in his Halstead girlfriend Emma Goldberg's living room walls before pushing her on a bed and hitting her four times in the face, Chelmsford Crown Court heard today.

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  11. Woman needs plastic surgery after domestic assaultRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Sudbury Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The boyfriend of a young Halstead woman, who punched her so hard in the face that she needs plastic surgery was jailed for nine months today .

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  12. Wilson wants to top TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Sydney Wilson is ready to face one of world snooker's current greats in only his second tournament since joining the sport's elite as a professional player. The 25-year-old potter from Rivenhall only turned professional at the end of May after winning his Tour Card and in just his second outing, will be facing former world number one Judd Trump in a televised match at the end of this month.

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  13. Braintree's pre-season game against Southend United is ON Braintree...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Braintree and Witham Times

    There had been doubt raised whether the game, which kicks off at 7.45pm at Cressing Road , would be on earlier this week after the arrival of a group of travellers on land close to the Iron's stadium. However, chairman Lee Harding said those fears had been removed as some of the travellers had already left the site and notice to leave had been issued to the few that remained.

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  14. Cheek feels ready to make the step upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Halstead Gazette

    Michael Cheek feels he is fit and ready to make the move into the top flight of English non-league football. Since starting as a youngster with Stanway Rovers in the Thurlow Nunn League, the 23-year-old striker has impressed while progressing through spells in the Ryman League with Heybridge Swifts and the Conference South at Chelmsford City.

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  15. Title dreams could be on the line for BraintreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Braintree Cricket Club know just how important today's game against Copford could be to their Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Championship division two title and promotion dreams this year. Lachlan Ford's second consecutive century helped power second-placed Braintree to an 11-run win at Exning last weekend and set up an intriguing showdown against leaders Copford at Panfield Lane on today.

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  16. Group raises A 500 in fight against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Ellen Colebourne, 39, of Megs Way, Braintree, organised the group of 11 ladies from Persimmon Homes Essex to take part in the Race for Life in Chelmsford. Ellen Colebourne, sales administrator at Persimmon Homes Essex, said: "Women from throughout the company took part, including people from the sales, legal and customer service departments.

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  17. Arsenal Ladies boss expects Notts County to be awkward opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Islington Gazette

    TGSPHOTO c/o 27 Plaiters Way, Braintree, Essex, CM7 3LR - Editorial Use ONLY - FA Premier League and Football League images are subject to DataCo Licencing restrictions Arsenal Ladies boss Pedro Martinez Losa anticipates a difficult test when his side take on Notts County in the Women's Super League on Sunday . The Gunners closed the gap on leaders Chelsea with a 1-0 victory away to Birmingham last weekend, while fourth-placed County also triumphed on the road, 2-1 at Liverpool.

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  18. Colchester has biggest house price rise in England but warnings for first-time buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Average property values increased by A 19,298 in the six months to July 22 in Colchester, meaning a typical house is now worth A 269,897, according to property website Zoopla. Photo: PA.

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  19. 10 family days out for under A 5 - how to enjoy the summer holidays on a budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | East Anglian Daily Times

    A day at the big theme parks can easily cost A 150 or more for a family of four, and is fine for a treat but what about the other five and a half weeks? Nothing beats a day on the beach and in Suffolk and Essex we are spoilt for choice. Frinton is a particular favourite.

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  20. The Gold StandardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Newham Recorder

    The players who have occupied our 1st XI for the past 10 years are starting to reach the end of their 1st XI playing time and being replaced by a new batch of talented youngsters. The Division One table may not look good for us, but we can take positives from the fact that we've had four under-17 players play 1st XI cricket this season.

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