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Hero troops back from Afghan tour

Hero troops back from Afghan tour

Play it again – the ELO Experience will be on stage at the Cliffs Pavilion, in Westcliff, next week

Tribute band makes ELO rock once again

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Police release efit image of wanted Canvey man

Police release efit image of wanted Canvey man

Expert – Peter Sibley

With food foraging, there is not mushroom for error

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Missing - Have you seen Richard?

Have you seen Richard, missing from Southend?

Five men charged with Basildon murder

Five men charged with Basildon murder

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Just the ticket – Castle Point Transport Museum

Open the door and discover the marvels of our museums

N’ice cream – Regan Iley, left, enjoying the free dessert

South Essex College delivers free Rossi treats

Memories drift by, just like the barges will at the weekend

JIM WORSDALE: Memories drift by, just like the barges will at the weekend

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Echo comment: Parking wardens at park welcome

Echo comment: Parking wardens at park welcome

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Do you know these men? Police seek witnesses following daylight car theft at Ockendon Academy

VIDEO: Do you know these men? Police seek witnesses following daylight car theft at Ockendon Academy

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Long delays on Greater Anglia line after cancellations between Southend and Southminster

Long delays on Greater Anglia line after cancellations between Southend and Southminster

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Council issues warning over West Thurrock by-election - register to vote by September 2!

Council issues warning over West Thurrock by-election - register to vote by September 2!

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Anti-litter posters branded 'sexist' by campaigners

Anti-litter posters branded 'sexist' by campaigners

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Former Billericay MP Teresa Gorman dies aged 83

Former Billericay MP Teresa Gorman dies aged 83

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Kite festival in Wickford

Kite festival in Wickford

Church encouraging donations to help Calais migrants

Church encouraging donations to help Calais migrants

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Coastguards- Darren Baglaetto, Gary Foulger, Mick Allwood, and Dan Blamey

Changing face of island Coastguard

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Rockin’ out – Steve Hackett with vocalist Nad Sylvan Picture: GENE STEINMAN

Genesis guitarist is set to bring his solo show to Cliffs Pavilion

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Fish fanatics – Mat Prowse and Mitch Tonks of the Seahorse

Our simple recipes will take the fuss out of cooking fish

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Bank Holiday: Late night pharmacies in south Essex

Bank Holiday: Late night pharmacies in south Essex

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Picture from the past: Three-legged dog in Westcliff

Picture from the past: Three-legged dog in Westcliff

Essex health bosses urge over-70s: Get vaccinated for shingles protection

Essex health bosses urge over-70s: Get vaccinated for shingles protection

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Keiran Baker – keeping alive the memories of his schooldays with Minecraft

Pupil liked school so much, he made it with Minecraft

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Thurrock Council to fight planning inspectorate in court after overturning traveller site decision

Thurrock Council to fight planning inspectorate in court after overturning traveller site decision

The scene – Bar Blanco

Bar turned into a ‘Wild West brawl’

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Acting chief fire officer Adam Eckley labelled the FBU response 'disappointing'

Fire service and union in war of words over death statistics

Karen Kerridge, headteacher at the Appleton School, outside the new sixth form building

Appleton opens its £1.5m sixth form

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Concerned–councillor Colin MacLean and resident Sally Armfield

Families’ accident fear sparks bid to thwart speedsters

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Rachel Young, South Essex College course leader (right) with Amanda Hall, head of costume at the Royal Opera House

The big Q&A - All hail the new costume degree

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Just another body in the crowd - Matt Dominey, grey hoodie, in the Jungle

Southend volunteers visit Calais to hear migrants' stories

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Ian Woodland and Alison Morris: Parents of Annie Woodland who nearly drowned during a school swimming lesson 13 years ago

Lifeguard ordered to pay out extra compensation in pool drowning case

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Jessica Purser – glimmer of hope

Desperate mum Jessica starts trial of new cancer treatment

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Top 10 events in Essex this Bank Holiday Weekend

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Car park patrols – UK Parking Control will hand out fines to drivers who park on double yellow lines or block pavements

Parking fines start at Festival Leisure

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Firefighters called to Southchurch crash

Firefighters called to Southchurch crash

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Six arrested on suspicion of attempted murder: Man in life-threatening condition

Murder probe under way as man dies from stab wound to his leg

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Former Tilbury Power Station worker Frederick Jones, from Canvey, died from mesothelioma in May 2014 after coming into contact with asbestos in the Sixties.

Shock report: 166 South Essex asbestos related deaths in four years

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Anger at plight of stranded families

Anger at plight of stranded families

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Councillor Tim Aker

Thurrock Councillor slams government over record migration figures

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Plans for your town: Planning applications in south Essex

Plans for your town: Planning applications in south Essex

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Basildon Hospital worker Dee to shave her head for charity

Basildon Hospital worker Dee to shave her head for charity

Pitsea man rushed to hospital after 10ft ladder fall

Pitsea man rushed to hospital after 10ft ladder fall

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Have you seen Klaudia Sokolowska?

Police renew appeal for missing Suffolk teenager who may be in Southend

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Found - Stevie Ryan

UPDATED: Police search for missing Southend woman - FOUND

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New band on the scene – hard rockers White Raven Down played their first gig at Chinnery’s in June

My mum’s friend played me Black Sabbath...I’ve been hooked ever since

Union dispute delays start of all-night Tube service

Union dispute delays start of all-night Tube service

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Blogger who harassed family of murdered Lee Rigby avoids prison

Blogger who harassed family of murdered Lee Rigby avoids prison

Man charged with threatening shop owner with knife

Man charged with threatening shop owner with knife

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Three men will appear at Southend Magistrates Court

Three men charged over suspected kidnapping

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