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One-Day Cup: Rilee Rossouw ton helps Hampshire beat Essex to maintain 100% start

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 18:38
Hampshire maintain their 100% start to the One-Day Cup thanks to Rilee Rossouw's century against Essex.
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M1 transporter driver not at fault over elderly couple's crash death

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 18:33
A couple in their 80s died when a vehicle transporter crossed the central reservation on the M1.
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Richard III find historian John Ashdown-Hill dies

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 15:41
John Ashdown-Hill's research led to the discovery of Richard III's body in a Leicester car park.
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CCTV footage shows 'shocking' scale of level crossing abuse

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 15:36
Trespassers on an Essex level crossing have been caught on CCTV.
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Patients suffered 'severe harm' in ambulance delays

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 15:09
An independent report looked at 22 incidents highlighted by the East of England Ambulance Trust.
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Simonfromharlow school trip tweets 'largely fictional'

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 13:37
Simon Smith's "hilarious" Twitter thread was reported in a number of newspapers.
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Ron Cousins: The Bible pages murder still baffling police

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 01:14
The brutal murder of a devout Christian remains one of Essex Police's strangest unsolved cases.
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Missing Chris May case: Body found in Essex murder probe

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 13:37
Police investigating the unsolved killing of a man who went missing almost three years ago find a body.
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M&S to close 100 stores by 2022

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:39
The retail giant speeds up the pace of closures that it says are "vital for the future of M&S".
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Basildon Iraq War veteran with PTSD killed himself

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 17:06
A former soldier deployed to Iraq killed himself after a battle with post traumatic stress disorder.
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Dog 'adopts' nine orphaned ducklings at Essex castle

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 14:39
Fred, a 10-year-old labrador, has taken the ducklings "under his paw" at an Essex tourist attraction.
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Essex Police officers deny sabotaging sex abuse cases

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 14:18
Two Essex police officers plead not guilty to misconduct in a public office, the Old Bailey hears.
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One-Day Cup: Gloucestershire in successful chase at home to Essex

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 18:49
Gareth Roderick's unbeaten 87 helps Gloucestershire successfully chase down Essex's 287-7 to win their One-Day Cup game.
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Police investigate 'vicious' Brightlingsea school row

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 01:09
The police were called following "unpleasant" allegations made online by some parents.
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Fabian Kacica death: Fourth person charged with murder

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 17:08
Fabian Kacica died from a single stab wound to the heart after a "disturbance" in Southend.
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Tyson Fury brings snooker star Ronnie O'Sullivan into his support team

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 21:19
Tyson Fury adds snooker star Ronnie O'Sullivan to his support team before his return to the ring "to help with the mental side of things".
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Harlow 104-year-old's distant relatives attend funeral

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 18:13
Family members attend the service after a care home's search for distant relatives.
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Late night beach visit lands driver in cold water

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 17:23
Police had to drag the car out of the water after the driver got stuck in the sand during a late-night beach visit.
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Sandringham elderflower cordial used in royal wedding cake

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 16:55
Elderflower and eggs give Harry and Meghan's cake an East of England flavour.
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Chimney sweep called to help flush kittens through Essex drain

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 13:35
A chimney sweep, the fire service and the RSPCA were all involved in rescuing two kittens from a drain.
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