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It happened today – this day in history – November 28

1499: Edward Plantagenet, 17th Count of Warwick and Plantagenet heir, is beheaded for treason aged 24. 1520: Portuguese navigator Ferdinand

Chafford Hundred man jailed after assaulting police officers

A man who dragged a police officer along the ground with his car and punched another in the head has

Jail term for Basildon drug dealer

A drug dealer has been jailed after drugs and more than £20,000 in cash were seized. Eddie James was arrested

Appeal for witnesses following sexual assault on woman in Basildon

Extra patrols are in place around Mopsies Park in Basildon after a woman was sexually assaulted. The 18-year-old was walking

Brentwood Centre set to reopen next weekend

Brentwood Leisure Centre will reopen its doors on Saturday December 5 in line with the government’s Tier 2 regulations. The

Basildon councillors approve food and garden waste collections trial

Changes to the way food and garden waste is collected will be trialled in certain areas of Basildon borough following

Appeal following sexual assaults in Waltham Forest

Detectives investigating four sexual assaults in Waltham Forest have released CCTV footage of a man they would like to identify

Benfleet man’s sight saved by pioneering treatment at Southend Hospital

Thanks to quick-thinking medical staff at Southend Hospital, a man who suddenly lost sight in his right eye has had

E-fit released after pregnant robbery victim in Wanstead suffers miscarriage

Detectives have released an e-fit of a man they are keen to identify in connection with a robbery of a

It happened today – this day in history – November 27

8BC: Roman poet Horace dies aged 56. 1295: Edward I calls what later became known as “The Model Parliament” extending