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A man is charged with murdering a 67-year-old following an assault in Essex.

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One woman says walking on one road was like "wading through a river".

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World Cup-winning England striker and Tottenham's record goalscorer Jimmy Greaves dies at the age of 81.

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Noah began painting backgrounds in lockdown, with artists from across the world finishing the work.

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William Bligh was famously overthrown by a rebel crew in the South Pacific in 1789.

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A firm based near one of the UK's busiest airports says rule changes will give people confidence.

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Plans for Freeport East, including the ports of Harwich and Felixstowe, were announced in March.

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Harry Burkett, 21, died after being stabbed while on a night out in Clacton.

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Police say the pedestrian died at the scene, despite the efforts of emergency services.

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The scheme created by Essex Police is now being rolled out to other forces.

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The independent shop owner says his store is "swimming against the tide of Amazon".

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Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

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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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