Chelmsford

Chelmsford celebrates World Autism Day

CHELMSFORD Museum celebrated World Autism Awareness Day on Sunday as it works towards achieving the prestigious autism friendly award from the National Autistic Society. The event was intended to spread greater awareness of the autism spectrum which affects over 700,000 people in the UK. If successful the museum will be only the third in the […]

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Chelmsford bin men get a surprise with live snake find

BIN men in Chelmsford recently had a slippery shock when a three-foot long snake fell out of a box when they went to collect some rubbish. They were just about to empty the large commercial bins in Chiltern Close, Chelmsford on Tuesday when they discovered the royal python hiding inside a box sitting on top […]

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Chelmsford teen to run London Marathon in friend’s memory

A CHELMSFORD teenager will be tackling the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon next month in aid of a teenage cancer charity that supported his friend before his tragic death. Callum Grummitt, 18, (pictured) is taking on the feat for Teenage Cancer Trust. He will be one of 35,000 other runners heading to the start line […]

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A music festival and an eco-friendly penguin for Chelmsford pupils

PUPILS from 33 Chelmsford schools took part in the Annual Infant Music Festival this month to showcase pupils’ musical talents and deliver an environmental message. The festival which has been taking place in Chelmsford for almost sixty years, was arranged by the Infant Schools Music Association with assistance from Chelmsford City Council. Audiences at Christ […]

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