Coat exchange launches in Chelmsford to keep the homeless warm

HOMELESS people are getting a helping hand to keep warm as the temperatures plummet with the launch of Chelmsford’s first coat exchange. Bonnie Roberts, 23, a project coordinator for Essex County Council’s Independent Living scheme, was inspired by an identical project outside Colchester library which made headlines worldwide last month after going viral on social […]

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Mrs Chelmsford hoping to win Mrs UK crown in her first pageant

A MOTHER of two is representing Chelmsford in a battle for a prestigious Mrs UK title, despite having never entered a pageant before in her life. Bollywood dance teacher Sarika Golchaa, 34, was named Mrs Chelmsford Galaxy in December based on an online submission after saying she wanted to challenge herself with something completely out […]

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Assurances given that A&E plans will “save more lives”

LEADING clinicians have assured anyone concerned at proposed healthcare changes that no local A&E units in Mid and South Essex will be closed. The message came in response to increasing speculation in the national media about the future of A&E departments across the country. Dr Ronan Fenton, joint medical director for the Success Regime and […]

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