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Grace Millane murder: Killer's sentencing 'is not closure'

8 hours 25 min ago
"Grace is gone", her cousin says in a BBC interview, and no jail term will change the fact.
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High Easter coach firm used in The Crown celebrates 100 years

10 hours 23 min ago
Lodge Coaches' vintage vehicles have starred in films and television shows.
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Laura Kenny opts against shoulder operation to ride at World Championships

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 18:23
Four-time Olympic champion Laura Kenny chooses not to have surgery on a broken shoulder so she can ride at the Track World Championships next week.
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Southend United v Gillingham

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 16:53
Live coverage of Tuesday's League One game between Southend United and Gillingham.
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Out-of-county patients to be treated at new centre

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 16:24
A £44m project could see a new orthopaedic centre built to treat patients from two hospitals.
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Lily Wythe: Fundraising girl's tribute to 'amazing' friend

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 15:42
Lillie Cotgrove helped raise £300,000 for her best friend's brain tumour treatment in the US.
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Baby photos: Should Bounty be allowed to snap newborns?

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 02:39
Thousands of new mums and babies are photographed in hospital each year - good service or intrusion?
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Clacton sea deaths: Brother and sister died in 'tragic accident'

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 17:50
Their mother says she wants to ensure safety precautions are in place to prevent future incidents.
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Essex libraries' book numbers drop by 470,000 over 10 years

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 13:56
Campaigners say Essex libraries are "set up to fail" as book stocks fall by a quarter in a decade.
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Lily Wythe: 'Brave' teenager dies from 'cruel' brain tumour

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 13:03
About £300,000 was raised to pay for treatment cancer treatment abroad for Lily Wythe.
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Welsh Open: Kyren Wilson beats Ronnie O'Sullivan 6-5 in first semi-final

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 17:09
Kyren Wilson beats Ronnie O'Sullivan 6-5 to book his place in Sunday's Welsh Open final in Cardiff.
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Harwich brothers, 8 and 10, raise £1,800 for vandalised bus

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 11:36
The vehicle was donated to Mayflower Primary in Harwich, Essex, to be turned into a library.
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Port Vale v Colchester United

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 11:02
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Port Vale and Colchester United.
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Southend United v Coventry City

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 10:45
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Southend United and Coventry City.
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Love Light festival celebrates 'love and belonging' in Norwich

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 21:09
The Love Light festival projects images onto historic city buildings and dogs in lit-up costumes.
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Coastal floods warning in UK as sea levels rise

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 17:43
Communities on the coast face "serious questions" against the background of climate change.
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Clacton Pier: Section collapses into sea as concrete poured

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 15:37
It happened as concrete was being poured during refurbishment work at the pier in Essex.
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Extinction Rebellion protester abseils into Cambridge council meeting

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 10:59
The budget meeting was abandoned on police advice, the council says.
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Stephanie Simpson: New Zealand police find body of missing woman

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 08:20
Stephanie Simpson is thought to have gone missing while hiking in a New Zealand national park.
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Harlow office block 'ghettos' should be closed, says MP

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 19:30
The conversion of office blocks into housing for the homeless is an "unmitigated disaster", MP says.
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