Rayleigh

Rayleigh trampoline park Base Jump celebrates one year anniversary

A TRAMPOLINE park in Rayleigh celebrated their first anniversary on Sunday with a special Celebration Day. Base Jump is the biggest trampoline park in south east England at over 35,000 square feet, and the day featured performances from GB trampoline gymnast Josh Newman and magician and balloon modeller Trevor Cline throughout the day. For the […]

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Rayleigh woman harasses ex with sex texts and over 300 calls

A boutique owner from Rayleigh, heartbroken over an ended relationship, “bombarded” her ex-boyfriend from Chelmsford with explicit sexual photos of herself and hundreds of unwanted calls. Magistrates were told that Norwich shop owner Nicole Peri, 30, of Rayleigh, harassed Timothy Harris, of Chelmsford, for five weeks. He estimates he received over 300 missed calls from […]

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Burglars confess to Rayleigh break ins

A PAIR of burglars have admitted breaking into two Rayleigh homes in the space of about 30 minutes. Mark Barrett, 37, unemployed, of Southbourne Grove, Westcliff and Lewis Richards, 20, unemployed, of Pantile Avenue, Southend, were arrested in Rayleigh on Tuesday, 5 April. They were each charged with two counts of burglary following a break-in […]

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Mother pays tribute to son after man jailed for his death

A man has been sentenced after being convicted of causing the death of a 22-year-old man by dangerous driving in Rayleigh last year. Christopher Scott, aged 32 from St Marks Lane in Rochford, appeared at Southend Crown Court on Friday, 12 February, where he was disqualified from driving for three years and jailed for three […]

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Witnesses sought after armed robbery in betting shop

POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a robbery at Betfred in Rayleigh High Street. A man armed with what was believed to be a firearm entered the premises shortly before 8.45pm on Sunday, 24 January and used a nearby stool to jump onto the counter. He demanded cash from the male member of staff who […]

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