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Covid: See what percentage of over 80s have been vaccinated in Essex

Thu, 2021-01-21 16:26
MORE than half of people aged 80 and over in the region have received their first dose of the Covid vaccine, figures reveal.
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Police appealing for help in search for Danielle King, 15

Thu, 2021-01-21 15:28
POLICE are appealing for information to help find a missing teenager.
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Police confirm death of woman after crash outside Halstead

Thu, 2021-01-21 15:15
A PENSIONER has died after being involved in a serious road crash.
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Covid vaccine: Number of jabs in south and mid Essex revealed

Thu, 2021-01-21 14:41
THE health secretary has revealed 80,000 people in south and mid Essex have now been given their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine.
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Mum's warning after son, 9, swallows lithium battery

Thu, 2021-01-21 14:32
A mum-of-three has described the "scariest moment of my life" after her youngest son swallowed a lithium battery which almost burned a hole through his oesophagus.
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Snow expected across parts of Essex this weekend

Thu, 2021-01-21 14:18
The Met Office is warning of spells of heavy rain, sleet and snow this weekend.
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Priti Patel to address the nation tonight over Covid rules

Thu, 2021-01-21 13:19
Home Secretary Priti Patel will lead a Downing Street press conference tonight.
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Thousands raised for family of late Essex firefighter

Thu, 2021-01-21 12:00
A FUNDRAISING page set up to support the family of a late firefighter has generated thousands of pounds.
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Number of Essex teachers off due to coronavirus is revealed

Thu, 2021-01-21 11:53
More teachers in Essex were off work due to coronavirus than in many other places in England, new figures show.
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Call for action after floods in Oak Road and Rickstones Road

Thu, 2021-01-21 11:02
THERE are calls for action after heavy rain sparked repeated flooding.
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Children have fun at Second Steps Day Nursery in Colchester

Thu, 2021-01-21 11:00
LITTLE ones are continuing to have fun at a Colchester nursery.
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Rural Essex could be waiting years for full-fibre broadband

Thu, 2021-01-21 10:58
A SHOCKING percentage of homes in mid Essex are incapable of accessing full-fibre broadband, figures reveal.
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Coronavirus: Rates kept on rising during latest lockdown

Thu, 2021-01-21 09:28
Experts tracking the spread of Covid-19 in England say infections may have gone up at the start of January - despite a national lockdown being in place.
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Designers picked for £2m project in Jaywick

Thu, 2021-01-21 08:34
AN ambitious £2million project to improve a coastal community has moved one step closer to becoming a reality after a talented design team was appointed.
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Jaywick: £1million bridge connecting two holiday parks nears completion

Thu, 2021-01-21 07:00
THE installation of a £1million bridge which has proved controversial but will provide easier access between two caravan parks has now been completed.
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Waiting times for routine care hit record high at hospital trust

Thu, 2021-01-21 06:00
HUNDREDS of patients have waited a year for routine treatment at the trust which runs Colchester Hospital.
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Fuming Harwich councillor calls for 'dangerous' road to get proper repairs

Thu, 2021-01-21 06:00
A FUMING councillor has branded the lack of desire to properly repair a road as “disgusting and dangerous” for drivers and residents.
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Harwich councillor's delight after zebra crossing is given the green light

Thu, 2021-01-21 06:00
THE installation of a zebra crossing near a primary school has finally been given the green light, much to the delight of a dedicated councillor.
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Frinton beach hut goes on sale for a staggering £65k

Wed, 2021-01-20 18:00
THE eye-watering price tag of a slightly bland looking beach hut is testament to the rising popularity of staycations, according to one property expert.
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Woman handed suspended sentence after A134 crash in which two died

Wed, 2021-01-20 17:49
A WOMAN has received a suspended sentence following a crash where two people from north Essex were killed.
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