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Gabriela Pintilie lost six litres of blood after giving birth to her daughter Stefania.

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Sarah Hassall was murdered after a night out with Brian Manship in Pontypridd last year.

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Frederick Payne's wife demands to know how he ended up looking "like a dishevelled tramp".

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Dayne Cooper is accused of hitting officers with a car on Drake Road in Chafford Hundred.

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Councillors vote to defer the application, which will now see a contract with the developer expire.

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Greater Anglia said it was "very sorry" for the problems in December.

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Uttlesford District Council's local plan with the new "garden communities" needs redrafting.

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Keira Markides raises more than 2,000 for those affected by the Australian bushfires.

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The 17-year-old boy is also charged with aggravated burglary.

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The officer was attacked while at home with his wife and children.

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There are 50,000 fewer shops on UK High Streets than a decade ago, and the decline is continuing.

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The airline's chief tries to reassure staff amid reports that it is seeking a rescue deal.

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Community News

Potholes Giving Local Drivers a Problem

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th March 2013

LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Southend due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.

Getting On The Property Market

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 10th March 2013

EASIER SAID THAN DONE! The mortgage and property market looks to be improving slightly through better mortgage deals. However the market still lacks direction and combined with lack of incentives for new buyers and government cuts it looks like it could be a while before it rises.

Scams On The Rise

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013

KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.


Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Southend community.

The Local Transport Infrastructure

Posted by Administrator : Friday 1st March 2013

HOW DOES OUR LOCAL TRANSPORT COMPARE? For years people in the Southend community have made their feelings known when it comes to public transport.

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