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County Championship: Essex frustrated by bad light against Surrey

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 18:12
Essex take four Surrey wickets on the opening day but only 46 overs are possible because of bad light at Chelmsford.
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Chelmsford Army and Navy flyover closed permanently

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 16:08
A structural report reveals defects in the road over a roundabout mean there is no temporary fix.
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Paratroopers win Colchester barracks racial harassment claim

Mon, 09/16/2019 - 15:52
A judgement rules the men were victims of "highly offensive" graffiti at their Colchester barracks.
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O'Sullivan beats Murphy to retain Shanghai Masters crown

Sun, 09/15/2019 - 16:20
Ronnie O'Sullivan beats fellow Englishman Shaun Murphy 11-9 to win the the Shanghai Masters in China
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EFL: Bolton 'will be great', Sampson's tough week, boost for Scunthorpe and Southend

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 18:51
Bolton shipping another hatful of goals and Southend United finally getting off the mark are among the things you may have missed in the EFL.
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Ronnie O'Sullivan into third successive Shanghai Masters final

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 15:34
Two-time defending champion Ronnie O'Sullivan reaches the Shanghai Masters final for the third year in a row with a 10-6 win over Neil Robertson.
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Asco: Grime artist jailed for 'county lines' drug dealing

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 13:19
Grime artist Asco was leader of a gang distributing heroin and crack cocaine from London to Essex.
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Forest Green Rovers v Colchester United

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 10:51
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Forest Green Rovers and Colchester United.
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Southend United v Fleetwood Town

Sat, 09/14/2019 - 10:48
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Southend United and Fleetwood Town.
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County Championship: Notts relegated and Warwickshire survive after Westley & Cook help Essex draw

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 17:14
Warwickshire officially secure their safety to send Nottinghamshire down after Sir Alastair Cook and Tom Westley bat Essex to a draw.
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Seven cars destroyed in Grays Lakeside car park fire

Fri, 09/13/2019 - 15:59
Black smoke was seen billowing from the car park at the busy shopping centre.
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County Championship: Tom Westley century helps Essex rally against Warwickshire

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 18:29
Tom Westley hits an unbeaten 123 to help title hopefuls Essex rally against almost-safe Warwickshire at Edgbaston.
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Anxiety attack forces pilot from cockpit

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 12:42
The incident happened on a flight carrying 148 passengers from Stansted to Glasgow last September.
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'No link' between Essex drug deaths

Thu, 09/12/2019 - 11:39
Tests found "no clear scientific evidence" of a link between the six deaths, police say.
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County Championship: Matt Lamb finishes with career-best 173 at Edgbaston as Warwickshire stun Essex

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 19:20
Matt Lamb's career-best 173 helps Warwickshire amass 517 all out, before Essex close on 31-1 for the loss of Alastair Cook.
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Colchester traders ‘forced out’ in office conversion bid

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 01:44
One of the business owners who left the office block now works from a shed in his back garden.
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County Championship: Warwickshire battle hard to hold up title-chasing Essex

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 18:07
Sam Hain, Matt Lamb and Dom Sibley all make half-centuries as Warwickshire limit title hopefuls Essex to just three wickets in the day.
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Strep A outbreak: Fourteenth person dies

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 16:23
The bacterium has infected more than 30 people in Essex, claiming 14 lives.
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Canvey Island bones: Mystery skeleton may be north African man

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 11:58
The remains found near a yacht club date from between 1805 and 1940, an inquest hears.
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Harlow Aspire Academy: School reopens late as work overruns

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 17:40
The local MP calls for an academy trust to be removed from running the secondary school.
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