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Ryanair loses court battle to block UK pilot strikes

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:51
The airline won in a bid to stop Ireland-based pilots from striking, but lost the larger UK battle
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Man acted as police officer after buying uniform online

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 17:43
Craig Buttery carried out drug searches and attacked a man while dressed as an officer, a court hears.
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Ipswich stabbing: Boy guilty of murdering man in alleyway

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 16:49
The teenager murdered Daniel Saunders, 32, by stabbing him in the abdomen with a "very large knife".
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Maldon crash: Drug-driver jailed for fleeing after hitting girl

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:54
The four-year-old "looked like a doll" as she flew through the air, her mother said.
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Dozens offer one-eyed French bulldog Ugly Betty new home

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:57
More than 30 people contact the RSPCA overnight to adopt the "affectionately named" Ugly Betty.
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Missing cat Quincey back with family after 12 years

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:44
Wayward tom Quincey - who disappeared from his home in 2006, is reunited with his owner's daughter.
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The Vine Brentwood: Owner wants to reopen fatal attack bar

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 20:24
Paul Wallington died after being assaulted outside the The Vine in Essex on Christmas Eve.
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County Championship: Essex beat Kent by 26 wickets

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 19:18
Essex skittle Kent for just 40 on their way to winning a remarkable game at Canterbury that sees 26 wickets fall on day three.
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Southend Central Museum repairs will cost more than £195,000

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 19:10
Southend Central Museum on Victoria Avenue in the town is to undergo extensive repair.
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Dream Lodge Group creditors 'to recoup 5% of £25.6m debt'

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 14:23
Creditors will get back just a fraction of what they are owed by Dream Lodge Group, say administrators.
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One-eyed French bulldog Ugly Betty needs new home

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 13:28
The RSPCA admits Ugly Betty's "unusual looks" may put some people off the one-eyed pooch.
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Grimsby Town v Colchester United

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:56
Live coverage of Tuesday's League Two game between Grimsby Town and Colchester United.
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Southend United v Peterborough United

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:53
Live coverage of Tuesday's League One game between Southend United and Peterborough United.
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Great Saling: Murder arrest after woman, 41, stabbed

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 12:04
A man, 42, has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of a woman in Great Saling, Essex.
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Essex dad's pollution superhero tale for life-limited son

Tue, 08/20/2019 - 08:54
He hopes the children's book will create a legacy for his son, 5, who has a degenerative condition.
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County Championship: Essex progress against Kent halted by rain

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 17:42
Essex reach 32-1 by the end of day two at Canterbury, with their reply to Kent's 226 all out halted by rain.
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Horse dies on M25 near Dartford Crossing

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 16:30
The road was closed for several hours when at least 15 horses were seen on the busy motorway.
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Costa Coffee: Employees call £200 deductions for training 'unfair'

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 15:21
Thirteen Costa Coffee employees criticise a franchise manager's handling of multiple stores in Essex.
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Driver jailed for New Year's Eve cyclist death

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 14:58
Ravinder Matharu was on the phone to his girlfriend when he struck a 43-year-old, police say.
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Kane Vincent-Young: Ipswich Town sign Colchester United defender

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 12:02
Ipswich Town sign right-back Kane Vincent-Young from Colchester for an undisclosed fee on a four-year deal.
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