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Author Owen Bennett

Ex-Gazette journalist gives the inside scoop from UKIP's campaign trail with debut book Following Farage

Adrian Nation performing

Songwriter Adrian sets his sights on the big screen after Guitar Star TV success

Planning application for bungalow cluster near listed building is rejected - but new Walton homes are give green light

Planning application for bungalow cluster near listed building is rejected - but new Walton homes are give green light

Crackdown on human trafficking as police launch major op to stop exploitation in Tendring

Crackdown on human trafficking as police launch major op to stop exploitation in Tendring

Pregnant pooch dumped by heartless owner gives birth to tiny pups at council kennels

Pregnant pooch dumped by heartless owner gives birth to tiny pups at council kennels

Spectacular scarecrows boost scouts at shopping centre

Spectacular scarecrows boost scouts at shopping centre

Teenager cut free after Clacton crash

Teenager cut free after Clacton crash

Clacton theatre's new look is unveiled after £19,000 revamp

Clacton theatre's new look is unveiled after £19,000 revamp

Marathon golfers manage 72 holes in 15 hours on the course to boost charity

Marathon golfers manage 72 holes in 15 hours on the course to boost charity

Margaret shows off her memoir

Margaret reveals the astonishing tale of finding estranged mum after 50 years apart in first book

Crowds descend to admire open gardens and spot scarecrows at annual event

Crowds descend to admire open gardens and spot scarecrows at annual event

Temple chooses Walton beach for special special spiritual festival

Temple chooses Walton beach for special special spiritual festival

John Fairhall

Tributes paid after death of 'greatly loved' former journalist who was once imprisoned in Uganda while covering story

Special status nets a £10k spending boost to make a difference in Jaywick

Special status nets a £10k spending boost to make a difference in Jaywick

Car show is a big hit at new home despite downpour

Car show is a big hit at new home despite downpour

Sport

FULL CIRCLE: John Summerfield (in red) won the very first John Bedford Cup, in 1969, and competed again in Sunday’s race. He is pictured with long-standing crew Martin Berryman.

Summerfield rolls back the years in historic cup

THRILLED TO BE INVOLVED: Frinton Lawn Tennis Club coach Jill Felstead (right) with Judy Murray at the Miss-Hits launch.

Jill and Judy onto a hit

Joe powers to another pro victory

Joe powers to another pro victory

Frinton are celebrating two titles

Frinton are celebrating two titles

SANDSTORM: action from last year’s beach competition.

Get ready to scrum down in milestone beach event

DERBY DELIGHT: Clacton Golf Club’s Thornton Cup team and caddies after their victory at neighbours Frinton. The club are now through to the Thornton Cup quarter-finals.

Clacton book their quarter-final place

Young players making big strides

Young players making big strides

Draws made for the early rounds of next season's FA competitions

Draws made for the early rounds of next season's FA competitions

SHOWING THEIR STEEL: Gihan Dilruk and Kyran Young receive the congratulations of their team-mates after a match-winning partnership at Vauxhall Mallards.

Dilruk and Young play a star role in fantastic win

Kirby coach Curtis Austin passes on some top tips to Matt Sage.

New players are welcome to test their tennis skills

Seasiders bounce back and climb to the summit

Seasiders bounce back and climb to the summit

Ribchester is back with the Seasiders

Ribchester is back with the Seasiders

Clacton angler Matt Clarke with his stingray, caught from St Osyth beach.

John Popplewell column: Warm weather is making life tricky

Draw made for early rounds of Thurlow Nunn League Challenge Cup

Draw made for early rounds of Thurlow Nunn League Challenge Cup

National Sport

Richard Gasquet shakes hands with Nick Kyrgios, left, after an extraordinary fourth-round match

Djokovic battles back to level

Nick Kyrgios, pictured, played a controversial match against Richard Gasquet

Kyrgios rejects shirking theory

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini, pictured, has a new player at his disposal in Turkish youngster Enes Unal

City sign Unal

Tyson Fury, pictured, is going toe-to-toe with Wladimir Klitschko

Fury set for Klitschko showdown

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