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Morecambe v Colchester United

8 hours 11 min ago
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Morecambe and Colchester United.
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Southend United v Coventry City

8 hours 17 min ago
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Southend United and Coventry City.
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English Open: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats teenager Luo Honghao to make semi-final

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 22:38
Ronnie O'Sullivan says he felt "awful" after he overcame Chinese teenager Luo Honghao to reach the semi-finals of the English Open in controversial circumstances.
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Gang banned from wearing hoodies

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 19:51
Essex Police say the nine people are part of the "C17" gang, which terrorised areas of the community.
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Chelsea truck crash driver admits killing pregnant cyclist

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 19:40
Charlotte Landi died after she was crushed by the tipper truck while on her way to work in London.
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Mayflower captain's home to be museum

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 15:15
Christopher Jones' Harwich home will be open to visitors 400 years after he sailed to America.
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Danish Kaneria: Essex Police 'reassessing' spot-fix inquiry

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 15:35
A former Pakistan cricketer admitted his role in spot-fixing in a recent interview.
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Danish Kaneria admits spot-fixing after six years and apologises to Essex

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 10:48
Former Pakistan leg spinner Danish Kaneria admits to spot-fixing while at Essex, ending six years of denial.
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Brentwood car crash: Man dies during police pursuit

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 22:13
The Nissan Micra involved in the crash failed to stop for police at 03:00 BST on Wednesday.
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Chelmsford's Army and Navy flyover to reopen

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 19:04
Essex County Council blamed the summer heatwave for damage to one of the structure's supporting columns.
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WW2 'dementia' pilot relives memories with Duxford visit

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 17:28
Peter White, 97, visits IWM Duxford and sees aircraft like he flew during raids over India.
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Ronnie O'Sullivan: Englishman makes 15th maximum break at English Open

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 14:26
Ronnie O'Sullivan hits his 15th career 147 break at the English Open, two days after describing the venue as a "hellhole".
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Essex hospitals introduce Bounty photo opt-out scheme

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 01:32
Dad Steve Lay says new parents should not be targeted by "predatory" photographers.
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Cecil Jones Academy: Legra Trust criticised

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 01:29
A schools trust insists that £795,000 from selling an old building has been reinvested.
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Four in court over 200 burglary conspiracy across East

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 17:26
The burglaries, in which £2m-worth of goods were taken, happened between February and December 2017.
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Joan Eardley painting: Woman sees her child self 63 years later

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:50
Margaret Livingstone fights back tears as she finally sees her child self in a Joan Eardley painting from 1955.
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Salford investigate Braintree allegations

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 13:00
Salford City are investigating allegations from Braintree Town of "serious crowd trouble", BBC Radio Manchester reports.
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Chelmsford prison: Suicide failures at jail 'dismally regular'

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 01:09
HMP Chelmsford is making "the same systemic failings", says a charity.
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Dale Farm: Traveller sites clear-up cost council £4m

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 20:40
Basildon Council is looking to recover millions for the clearance of camps at Dale Farm and Hovefields.
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Ryanair replaces Stansted baggage handlers after delays

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 20:15
Ryanair hires a new firm after it had to apologise to passengers waiting hours to reclaim cases.
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