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Billericay pub keeps licence after 'soirée' got 'out of hand'

2 hours 58 min ago
Up to 3,000 revellers attended the event at a pub in Essex which broke Covid-19 rules, police say.
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North Essex Partnership: Mental health trust prosecuted after 10 deaths

6 hours 27 min ago
North Essex Partnership Trust faces action by the Health and Safety Executive over safety failings.
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Covid lockdown artist: More than 250 artists help with Essex disabled boy's project

7 hours 1 min ago
Noah has made a book of the art to say thank you to the doctors who are treating his cerebral palsy.
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Feroze Khushi: Essex say education on diversity needed after beer poured on Muslim batsman

10 hours 57 min ago
Essex say there needs to be more education on diversity after Muslim player, Feroze Khushi, was sprayed with alcohol during celebrations.
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Harwich Harbour Ferry half-submerged in gale-force winds

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 16:59
The passenger ferry, which connects Harwich and Felixstowe, was ripped from its moorings in a storm.
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Westcliff murder inquiry: Man charged after victim found in street dies

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 14:53
The victim was found with head injuries in a street in Westcliff and died days later in hospital.
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Kevin Dundon 1980 ferry disappearance: 'Bad things happened on boat'

Mon, 09/28/2020 - 10:43
The brothers of a man who disappeared from a ferry 40 years ago say they always suspected foul play.
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Harwich Harbour Ferry badly damaged in gale-force winds

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 19:15
Owners Chris and Lucy Zemann say they are "devastated, but will fight our way back".
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Murder arrest after man found in Westcliff street dies

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 18:49
Police are particularly keen to trace a man in his 70s they think might be an important witness.
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First-innings lead earns Essex Bob Willis Trophy after draw with Somerset

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 17:53
Essex and Somerset draw the first Bob Willis Trophy final but Essex take the trophy with a first-innings lead.
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Woman dies in car crashes on M11 near Harlow

Sun, 09/27/2020 - 12:51
The initial crash led to another involving two cars and possibly a fourth vehicle.
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Bob Willis Trophy final: Tom Lammonby gives Somerset victory chance against Essex with 116

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 18:24
Somerset opener Tom Lammonby scores a sparkling 116 against Essex as the Bob Willis Trophy final is set for a close finish.
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Covid 19: Essex University 'cluster' of cases linked to sports teams

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 12:12
The University of Essex say a small number of staff and students have tested positive.
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Southend United v Morecambe

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 11:47
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Southend United and Morecambe.
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Barrow v Colchester United

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 11:47
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Barrow and Colchester United.
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Keith Skues presents last BBC local radio show after 60-year career

Sat, 09/26/2020 - 00:18
Keith Skues is hailed as one of "the true legends of radio" after a career spanning seven decades.
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Bob Willis Trophy final: Sir Alastair Cook makes 172 as Essex close on Somerset total

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 18:33
Sir Alastair Cook makes 172 as the Bob Willis Trophy final between Essex and Somerset remains in the balance.
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Haulage boss facing 'substantial' sentence over drug trafficking

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 17:54
Thomas Maher was arrested after the bodies of 39 Vietnamese people were found in a lorry in Essex.
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Ron Martin: Southend United chairman insists club will clear tax debts

Fri, 09/25/2020 - 12:12
Southend United chairman Ron Martin promises to clear the club's tax debts to avoid seeing the club wound up.
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European Masters: Ronnie O'Sullivan beaten by teenage rookie Aaron Hill

Thu, 09/24/2020 - 23:26
World champion Ronnie O'Sullivan is knocked out of the European Masters by Irish teenager Aaron Hill.
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