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'World's biggest charity swim' to take place in Hornchurch in April on behalf of Marie Curie
Bubble-filled fundraiser coming to Stratford thanks to Romford hospice
Seven people arrested for motoring offences under Operation Reclaim in Dagenham, including driving instructor allegedly over the legal limit for cannabis
Two men to appear at Basildon court, charged with dealing Class A drugs in Grays
Boy, 16, appears at Basildon court charged with Pitsea car fire 'manslaughter'
Traffic: Congestion on A130 at Rettendon Turnpike
Traffic: Congestion on A1016 Westway in Chelmsford
Traffic: Queues on A127 at Rayleigh Weir
Traffic: Congestion on Somnes Avenue, Canvey
Abandoned dog found in Dagenham in an 'emaciated and poorly state' a fortnight ago recovering well
BBC presenter's gaffes spark campaign to change Ilford's postcode to a London one
Tony Blair's Open Britain speech slammed by Conservative MP for Romford
Dementia sufferers enjoy musical session designed to stimulate memory through singing in Rainham
Essex Police seeking Grays man with Basildon and Dagenham links over alleged bail-jumping
Former boxing legend attacked in east London - Met Police ask for witnesses
TRAFFIC: Accident blocking London-bound A13 between Basildon and Thurrock as road covered in polystyrene
Owner 'heartbroken' as crooks steal three puppies from Basildon home, leaving their mother 'pining'
Basildon dealer jailed after Essex Police caught him trying to flush Class A drugs down his toilet
Lithuanian chambermaid discovered in Leyton hotel room died an 'alcohol related death', coroner finds
Family whose son was treated for leukaemia at old Romford hospital donate bell to Queen's as thanks
Dog rescued from One Tree Hill by Essex firefighters, after getting head stuck in tree roots this morning
Half-term activities at Romford shopping centre spread love and good feeling
Concern grows for the well-being of a missing 13-year-old girl from Redbridge
Pensioner dies following collision with lorry in Leyton
Take a trip down memory lane with Cilla and The Shades of the 60s
Traffic: Cement mixer overturns at Rayleigh Weir Interchange
Man robbed by gang in Chelmsford underpass for 'two figure sum of cash', says Essex Police
Essex Police seeks owners of suspected stolen bikes found in Chelmsford
Burglars ransacked Billericay home during burglary, says Essex Police
People encouraged to find out more about state pension
Essex Police says 'no risk' to public, despite gunman at large after Brentwood Centre shooting
Rare carpet cleaner stolen in Basildon burglary
Westcliff paedophile Grant jailed
Another robbery and assault near Laindon railway station
Man suffers gunshot wound in Brentwood
Appeal after woman is threatened in Southend
Sunrise and sunset from Monday February 20
NOSTALGIA: Pages from the past - this week in 1999
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High tide at Southend Pier from Monday February 20 (GMT)
High tide at Tilbury from Monday February 20 (GMT)
Police granted 48-hour dispersal order in Pitsea
Rayleigh writing group raising money for charity with short story anthology
See Caroline Flack's stage debut in Crazy For You at Cliffs Pavilion, Southend, this September
Police close bar in Loughton with immediate effect
Man jailed and two more given suspended sentences over Basildon drug-dealing
EXCLUSIVE: Basildon Council leader slams Government plot to sell Trafford House car park for housing
Police search for men after Loughton bank cards thefts
Travellers at Basildon's Endeavour Drive ordered to move on, says Essex Council
Police officer from Benfleet admits making indecent images of children
Essex Police probes four arson attacks in one night in Grays town centre
Police warn pedestrians to avoid dark, secluded areas as Dagenham stabber who committed 'horrific' knife attack on woman remains at large
Essex Police seeks Eastwood woman who failed to show up for court date
c2c Rail cancels services due to second 'train crew shortage' in a week
Essex Police issues e-fit of man who tried to steal woman’s suitcase in Thorpe Bay
Beauchamps deputy head praises Wickford teacher who scooped 'Best Newcomer' at Essex Teaching Awards
EXCLUSIVE: Basildon cab drivers in limbo as residents park in taxi bays but councils refuse to intervene
Charity announces postponement of Southend Marathon after council “unable to allow” road closures
Two Basildon women appear in court, charged in connection with Pitsea car fire death of Vilson Meshi
Vacant shop on Southend seafront could be turned into events venue after plans submitted by Southend Council
Nursing profile: Janice Palmer at Greensward Surgery, Hockley
Backing proves Anglia Ruskin is right at the sharp end
The first university-based research group of its kind is established at Anglia Ruskin
University of Essex graduate and human rights lawyer receives British Council recognition
Children granted opportunity to improve Essex libraries
Services for the Seniors event in Brentwood
EXCLUSIVE: Fury as waiting list for Basildon pavement repairs hits 76 YEARS
EXCLUSIVE: Asbestos fears spark air tests at Basildon's Hovefields caravan site
Film revue: Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne reunite in hyperviolent sequel John Wick: Chapter 2
Essex Police seeking duo with Wickford and Laindon connections over alleged burglary
Half term fun for all the family
Record fine given to business for dumping waste in Epping Forest
YA picture special: Children at school on Canvey take part in Bad Hair Day fundraiser
EXCLUSIVE: Woman, 94, stages protest outside Wickford bank after staff blocked access to her money for seven months
Inspectors conclude Seevic College still 'requires improvement' in Ofsted report
Woman seriously injured in Chelmsford traffic accident
Win tickets to the London Classic Car Show
TRAFFIC: Accident outside Rayleigh station
TRAFFIC: Accident on A12
Think before you click! Essex County Council backs Safer Internet Day 2017
Council set to earmark £315 million for creating 13,000 new school places across Essex
Milestone for £42m project to tackle Essex’s housing shortage
LED streetlights set to be installed on the A127
New buses for Park and Ride in Chelmsford
Plan to cut rubbish collections has NOT been cancelled, says Basildon Council leader
Former Basildon and Billericay MP Harvey Proctor denies claims he is suing the Metropolitan Police Service
Vacancy for advertisement manager at YA
Kent and Essex Police charge five people from Havering with various offences in connection with alleged burglaries in eastern England
Essex Police ups patrols in Navestockside, Brentwood, after joyriders damage crops and kill deer
Chelmsford sex attacker who fled country during trial is jailed for eight years after being found in Kosovo
Religious Sister to address Catholic activists in east London and share experiences about Zambian community projects
Dedicated fundraisers brave freezing temperatures of Hampstead Heath lido to raise more than £6,000 for Woodford Green hospice
Fundraisers conquer canoeing, archery and space hoppers in Upminster obstacle course for charity
Bangladeshi and Pakistani residents in Redbridge partake in pioneering genetics programme to discover cause behind high rates of certain diseases in their communities
Havering residents will not get back the money directly invested in London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, says council leader
New Met figures reveal gun crime in Havering rose by 17 per cent from 2015 to 2016
Donald Trump's travel ban 'cruel and discriminatory', says London Assembly Member for Waltham Forest
Walthamstow chef in with chance of winning big at annual British Kebab Awards
TRAFFIC: Accident on M25
Hornchurch theatre celebrates record-breaking commercial success and critical acclaim for autumn 2016 shows
Staff at Ilford NHS treatment centre celebrate tenth anniversary
Four painters from Waltham Forest beat more than a 1,000 other entries to make shortlist for £15,000 prize
Rainham 'SuperAunt' wins trip to the West End for devotion to looking after children
'Britain's finest quiz brains' the Eggheads to appear at Romford hospice's quiz show
Bestselling author Kimberley Chambers meets fans and signs copies of 'Backstabber' at Romford shopping centre
Get out and about with the kids this half term
Plaque unveiled at Basildon Council as part of 'Forget Never' Somme memorial project
c2c railway line sold to the Italian Government, operator announces
More animal magic on offer at Sea-Life Adventure
Enjoy a medley of magic as Wonderland opens at the Cliffs Pavilion
Essex Police seek owners of suspected stolen jewellery and watches found in Vange, Basildon
Trio arrested over alleged drugs offences in Southend
RAIL: Disruption on c2c line for next two nights
RAIL: c2c train services cancelled due to 'shortage of train crew'
Essex Police seek man over Chelmsford car theft
Essex Police renew appeal for man wanted over 'serious sexual assault' in Grays
TRAFFIC: Accident blocking A12 between junctions 20 and 19, near Boreham Interchange
Woman cut from car following Brentwood M25 collision yesterday
Three men hit by car at Festival Leisure Park, Basildon
Woman robbed and assaulted by gang in Laindon
Prolific Chafford Hundred burglar jailed after Chelmsford house break-in
Sunrise and sunset times from Monday February 13
Nostalgia pages: This week in 2001
Five things to do this Sunday...
Five things to do this Saturday...
High tide at Southend Pier from February 13 (GMT)
High tide at Tilbury from Monday February 13 (GMT)
Man found unconscious in notorious dogging hotspot no longer in a critical condition - no longer treated as a crime
Wilko Johnson to headline the Royal Albert Hall for the first time
Variety cabaret at Ingatestone Hall to raise funds for Little Hearts Matter
Basildon Tories axe OAPs' Careline service six days after it saved an elderly woman's life, claiming private companies will be cheaper
Lorry driver jailed for causing man's death in A13 Pitsea Flyover collision
Two Basildon men charged with Brentwood burglary and fraud offences
Forensics underway as Essex Police probes possibility more people were on board A12 crash lorry
RAIL: c2c trains diverted to Fenchurch Street this weekend
TRAFFIC: Queues stretch for miles on A12 as road remains partially closed after fatal crash
Greater Anglia train line closed from Witham
Essex Police hunt teen who threatened boy, 12, with knife in attempted robbery in Grays
BREAKING NEWS: Man being treated after being assaulted with 'corrosive substance' at Barking rail station
London-bound A12 now expected to remain closed all day, says Essex Council
Film review: Plenty of dialogue-driven fireworks in Fences
School in Rochford begins initiative to go meat-free on Mondays
South Essex College students learn about aviation history on trip to Imperial War Museum Duxford
Man dies after collision at A13 Five Bells roundabout last night
Firefighters rescue motorists from collision in Basildon
Man dead after lorry crashes off bridge and lands on A12 - 'Major disruption' expected until 'at least lunchtime'
C2C announce early termination of 7.35am Pitsea to Fenchurch Street at Barking due to rowdy passengers
Forecasters predict sleet and snow across Essex with maximum high of three degrees
Train fault causes 7.52am Greater Anglia service from Southend to Liverpool Street to terminate at Wickford
TRAFFIC: Congestion in Harold Wood between Gubbins Lane and Gallows Corner
TRAFFIC: Delays southbound on the A406 between Barking Flyover and Beckton Roundabout
TRAFFIC: Delays between South Woodford and Redbridge Roundabout
TRAFFIC: Broken down vehicle causes congestion in Barking
TRAFFIC: Delays in Ardleigh Green in the roadworks area
TRAFFIC: Congestion in Gants Hill
TRAFFIC: Disruption London-bound on A13 Stanford-le-Hope Bypass
Train fault reduces 7.39am from Shoeburyness to Fenchurch Street to eight carriages
Government's Growth Deal backs the University of Essex’s Innovation Centre at Knowledge Gateway
95 Years - A Celebration of Radio Station 2MT in Chelmsford
Work of teachers and support staff at Castle Point and Rochford schools celebrated at teaching awards
UPDATE: A12 closed in both directions following accident between Kelvedon and Witham
Essex Police to sell off Corringham base for housing
Chelmsford man jailed for biting off another man's nose in 'vicious, unprovoked attack'
Councillors urge Barking and Dagenham residents to nominate their inspirational figure for Women's Empowerment Awards 2017
Barking and Dagenham Council's house-building programme praised as 200 new properties near completion
Snaresbrook Primary School pupils tap into their inner Tennysons for a poetry session on fashion
Ninety-seven-year-old World War Two hero from Ilford receives French honour for helping free country from Nazi occupation
Multi-million pound investment in Walthamstow High Street begins
Caring couple recognised by Waltham Forest Council for services to children and young people
Basildon man charged with assault, criminal damage and sending a malicious communication, says Essex Police
Havering College students and staff raffle their way to a £476 donation to Saint Francis Hospice
Catch The Ladykillers at Brookside Theatre, Romford, next week
Redbridge man charged with alleged drugs offences in Basildon
BREAKING NEWS: Two men rescued from a fire in Hornchurch earlier this week die in hospital
Essex Police appeal as Stanford-le-Hope hit-and-run leaves Purfleet man with broken jaw
YA picture special: Kings and Queens Day at school in Shoeburyness
Man jailed after robbing bank in Southend of more than £1,600
Win tickets to see You Win Again – Celebrating The Music of The Bee Gees at Cliffs Pavilion
Extra places could be created at school in Southend if new teaching block approved
Basildon Council approves plans for new shops, medical centre and houses at Laindon Centre
TRAFFIC: Vehicle fire on M25
Teachers celebrated at 2017 Essex Teaching Awards
Major road improvements for Essex
Children of fathers in prison in Essex benefit from unique library initiative
How one woman may have banished unhealthy food from Basildon Hospital's vending machines forever
Innovation centre set to be created after £20million Government funding announcement
TRAFFIC: A127 to be closed tonight
Police in witness appeal after teenage girl left with fractured collarbone following Rayleigh assault
Essex Police seek South Ockendon man with Grays, Purfleet and Witham connections over alleged assault