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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Essex

News from Essex.

Sentences increased after deemed lenient

Too Soft Two men who robbed teenagers of their possessions as they walked through a park in Leigh-on-Sea have had their sentences increased on appeal,...

5th annual city photo comp

City Photography Competition Once again, this summer Chelmsford City Council is celebrating our city with the fifth annual City Photography Competition. They are looking for photographs...

BGT winner thrills patients with magic

Magician Lance Corporal Richard Jones A Britain’s Got Talent Winner (2016) has been getting up to ‘tricks’ for patients supported by an Essex community hospice...

Thurrock celebrate D-Day

75th anniversary Tributes have been made to soldiers at a special ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Landings. Grays Thurrock Branch of the Royal...

‘Young women suffer from MS judgement the most’

#MyInvisibleMS A young woman from Rainham who has multiple sclerosis (MS) has said she receives alot of judgement from other people about her condition. 22 year...

Seussical Summer School

Seussical Following on from the success of last year's production of Our Day Out, the Towngate Summer School is back in 2019 with Seussical The...

Thousands take part in bike ride

Almost 1,000 cyclists from around the county and beyond, gathered at the The Crix in Hatfield Peverel on Sunday 19th May to take part...

Twelve new homes at Four Oaks Park in Eye

FOUR OAKS PARK Four Oaks Park sits in a lovely countryside position in the Historical town of Eye Suffolk. Eye has many of the amenities needed...

Hospital staff raise money

Teams from Mid Essex, Southend and Basildon hospitals joined together to complete a gruelling obstacle course to raise money for the hospitals' charities. The event,...

Charity thanks volunteers for DIY SOS help in May

100 Volunteers A volunteer celebration event has been hosted by Kids Inspire on the final day of Volunteers’ Week to thank volunteers’ and organisations for...

Local swim school in final

Angela’s Swim School Angela’s Swim School which holds lessons in Basildon, Rayleigh, Brentwood and Billericay, have secured their place as Finalists at The National Family...

Education

Dame Margaret visits Barking & Dagenham College Barking & Dagenham College received a visit by Rt Hon Dame Margaret Hodge MP last Friday. Dame Margaret was...

Father’s Day: Picniq’s guide

For Dad’s ideal day out, Father’s Day fun the whole family can enjoy! What do dads really want this Father's Day? Whatever it is, fear...

Free beer and burger

The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience for dad this Father’s Day If you're puzzling over what to get your dad this Father's Day, The Crystal Maze...

Recipes Father’s Day Feast

Go ahead, make dad's day! Whether it's breakfast, or a barbecue, these recipes will make a Father's Day feast and leave your Dad feeling like...

Big Little Lies

California’s Big Little Filming Locations With season two of Big Little Lies gracing our screen again from Monday 10 June you can take a break...

Indian Kitchen

I was invited to visit the new Jodhpur Indian Kitchen right in the heart of Basildon Town Centre. We walked in to small elephants hanging...

Information Wanted – John Hooper

INFORMATION WANTED : JOHN HOOPER Lost family member Born circa 1932 lived Belmont Avenue, Wickford in the early 1960s   .   Please contact [email protected]  

Investigation into man’s death at an address in Harding Road Chadwell St Mary

The Police are investigating the death of a man in Chadwell St Mary. Officers were called to concerns for a man inside an address in...

Man who left shopper with serious injuries jailed

A man has been jailed for 40 months after leaving a shopper with serious injuries after he challenged three youths over a shoplifting offence...

Local Haulage company to aid children’s charity

Transport company ATL Haulage Contractors Ltd, based in Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex, has come to the aid of children's charity Over The Wall by agreeing to...

Women evicted after anti -social behaviour

A closure order has been secured on a property linked to a string of alleged anti-social behaviour offences. The Basildon Community Policing Team worked with...

Man found guilty after stabbing friend of 8 years

A man has been found guilty of stabbing a friend numerous times in an unprovoked attack outside a pub in Leigh-on-Sea. Stuart Bowdler, 36, of...

Help to claim launched

Citizens Advice Rochford & Rayleigh has launched a new service called "Help to Claim" for those who need help to apply for Universal Credit...

D-Day Remembered

(Library picture) Southend and Essex will be commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Normandy Landings otherwise known as D-Day this week. Families had the chance to...

NHS Smart cup trial

New and innovative user-friendly smart cups are being trialled for six months by the NHS to help keep patients regularly hydrated and reduce the...

Wild Woods day

There’s just under 3 months to go until Rochford District Council's biggest ever annual Wild Woods Day. Why not come along on Saturday 20 July,...

Future generations will benefit from new pavilion

A newly refurbished changing pavilion in Essex will ensure continued football participation for generations to come after the doors to Ingatestone and Fryerning Parish...

Adventure park to open

It’s going to be a REEM affair as The Only Way is Essex (TOWIE) star Joey Essex will be opening intu Lakeside's Flip Out...

Acclaimed authors back library protests

Star of Little Britain, and acclaimed children's author David Walliams, is backing protests against the closure of libraries in Essex. He is urging support for...
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