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VIDEO: Thai police focus on migrant workers in hunt for Hannah's killer

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

9:33am Tuesday 16th September 2014

POLICE in Thailand said they are focusing on migrant workers in the hunt for the killer responsible for the murder of an Essex University student and a man found dead on an idyllic island.

Fury at meals on wheels cost hike

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

PENSIONERS have been left “outraged” after being told vulnerable meals on wheels users must fork out an extra 25p a day from November.

Sun shines on school's latest eco-friendly scheme

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:32am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A HIGH school has become the first in Tendring to go green and install solar panels in a bid to save cash and the environment.

Woman knocked down on crossing 'lucky' to escape serious injury, says mum

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

7:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

A MOTHER has spoken of her shock after her daughter was knocked down by a car which ran through a red light.

Still no sign of safety work at A120 blackspot

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Spend the Cash Now, Save Lives campaign has begun

6:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

FUMING councillors have vowed to pile pressure on the Highways Agency to install promised safety measures at an A120 danger junction.

Planners to decide on new village homes bid

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

4:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

PLANS to build nine new homes in Bradfield will be scrutinised by a planning committee.

One in 10 rail users forced to stand

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

2:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

MORE than ten per cent of commuters travelling into London Liverpool Street have had to stand during morning rush hour, new figures have revealed.

Frustration at MP over new sulphur rules

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Bernard Jenkin

12:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

FRUSTRATED town councillors have criticised an MP for delaying the submission of a motion for a debate in the House of Commons regarding new sulphur emission regulations.

Pupils’ thanks after charity trip of a lifetime

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Monday 15th September 2014

BIG-HEARTED fundraisers have been thanked for their support of a charity trip to Thailand.

Disabled man stranded after bus service shake-up

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

7:30am Monday 15th September 2014

A DISABLED man has been forced to walk nearly two miles to a training centre after a bus company axed stops as part of a service shake-up.

Cash windfall for the Ark

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

3:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

THOUSANDS of pounds have been given to a family centre in a bid to help survivors of domestic abuse.

Tributes paid to Wix musician

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Sunday 14th September 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to a musician and leisure centre boss who has died after a long illness.

Vintage shop opens in Harwich

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

9:00am Sunday 14th September 2014

VINTAGE fans will be able to recapture the glamour and mystique of the years gone by after a new shop opens.

School mourns pupil killed in accident

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

3:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

PUPILS have been offered support and counselling following the death of a classmate involved in a cycling accident.

Police release CCTV images following theft from shop

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:09pm Saturday 13th September 2014

POLICE have issued CCTV of two women they want to speak to following a shoplifting incident in Harwich.

Fundraiser for Maisy

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

12:00pm Saturday 13th September 2014

A FUNDRAISER is to be held for nine-year-old cerebral palsy sufferer Maisy Kidd-Munnery.

Door to the past swings ajar with open days

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

HISTORICAL sites across Harwich will be opening their doors to the public this weekend.

Jenkin set to campaign against Carswell

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Bernard Jenkin – MP for Harwich and North Essex

6:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

HARWICH and North Essex MP Bernard Jenkin says he will campaign to stop Douglas Carswell becoming UKIP’s first elected MP.

Road disruption on the way

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

4:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

MOTORISTS are facing major disruption as more than 20 roads across the district are set to be closed over the coming months.

Scouts set for fundraising drive

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

SCOUTS are hosting a weekend of fundraising which kicks off tonight.

Veteran takes on 600-mile event to mark anniversary of Second World War mission

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

AN Army veteran is taking on a gruelling 600 mile run to mark the anniversary of a daring Second World War mission.

In pictures: Motorcycle Run

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Friday 12th September 2014

THOUSANDS of bikers descended upon north Essex to raise money for Essex Air Ambulance.

In this week's Standard

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

7:30am Friday 12th September 2014

IN this week's Standard an MP wades into a row over who should foot the bill for a village PCSO car and a huge £100,000 cash windfall generated in Harwich is spent in Clacton.

‘Trees, please’ is charity’s call

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Council's roll out Christmas tree recycling schemes

6:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A CHARITY is asking for your old and unused plastic Christmas trees.

Dramatic night for quiz lovers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

4:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

AN amateur dramatic society is hosting a quiz to raise funds.

Scouts’ events for good causes

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

2:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

BIG-HEARTED Lawford Scouts are hosting a weekend of fundraising from next Friday.

Accidents likely if Bradfield footpath goes ahead

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

A HOMEOWNER says more accidents will happen on a tight village junction if footpath plans go ahead.

New home for dancers

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

10:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

A DANCE school has set up base at a Lawford community centre after the sudden closure of Ardleigh Hall Leisure Club last month.

UPDATED: Fire in wood clad bungalow

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Fire Engine on the way to the scene.
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8:30am Thursday 11th September 2014

A WOMAN was rushed to hospital after a fire broke out in her home.

Bringing past back to life with songs

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

7:30am Thursday 11th September 2014

FIRST World War songs and poetry will bring the sounds of the past to life this month.

Passengers in the dark over new bus timetables

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

6:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

PASSENGERS say they have been “cut off” after a bus company axed stops on a town route as part of a service shake-up.

Dedham homes plans to go on show

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

4:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

BLUEPRINTS for affordable homes in Dedham will go on show on Tuesday.

Peek into the past as buildings open doors

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

THE DOOR to the past is swinging ajar next weekend as historical sites open their doors as part of the national Heritage Open Days event.

Junk food leading to obesity epidemic say GPs

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

JUNK food, fizzy drinks and a lack of exercise are causing an epidemic of childhood obesity, according to GPs.

Pupils put their mark on new kit

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

10:00am Wednesday 10th September 2014

PUPILS are set to design their school rugby team’s new shirt.

Blocked lane still leaves no instant access to beach

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

7:30am Wednesday 10th September 2014

FED-UP residents have no access to a village foreshore as progress to find a permanent solution to protect a beach has stalled.

Boy cut free from bike after getting foot stuck

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Parked cars are delaying fire crews in Ongar (file image).

11:21pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A five-year-old boy needed to be freed by firefighters after getting his foot stuck in his bike.

Anger after plea for extra help for disabled family is rejected

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

6:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

A DEVASTATED mother says social services are failing her family by refusing extra care to help her look after her disabled son and husband as her own health deteriorates.

Council gets rid of illegal gaming machines at 3 sites

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

4:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

ILLEGALLY sited gaming machines have been removed from takeaways in Harwich and Dovercourt.

Kindertransport: Their families were torn apart, but they were safe

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

STEPPING off the ship at Parkeston Quay meant safety for thousands of jewish children fleeing Nazi Europe.

Controversial homes plan could be submitted this year

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

12:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

CONTROVERSIAL plans to build hundreds of homes on greenfield land could be submitted later this year.

Floral flair gives food for thought

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Picture from stock

10:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A FLOWER festival will take place at St Mary’s church in Lawford.

Council accused of missing chance to buy £500k courthouse on cheap

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

7:30am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A FORMER courthouse which is feared could become a derelict grotspot could have been bought for the community.

Long-delayed supermarket ‘starting to move forward at last’

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

6:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

CRUNCH meetings between planning officers and Tesco are thought to have been held to pave the way for work on the controversial superstore to start.

Woman lied in bid to get rid of dog

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

4:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

A WOMAN has agreed to pay £50 to an animal charity after lying to a council warden by claiming her dog was a stray.

Historic vessel refloated after 8 years

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

2:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

A HISTORIC lifeboat which saved more than 100 lives at sea and may have helped defeat Hitler’s war machine is back on the waves.

Intrepid duo ready for trek –3 years after having to abandon first attempt

Harwich and Manningtree Standard:

12:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

A DARING duo are braving blistering heat and stinging scorpions by trekking across the Sahara Desert to help cancer victims.

Ceremony is held to honour Merchant Navy’s fallen

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

10:00am Monday 8th September 2014

AN annual ceremony to mark National Merchant Navy Day has been held.

Rail service ‘worst we have known ’

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: There is disruption on the Greater Anglia service to Southminster

7:30am Monday 8th September 2014

A COMMUTER says a “substandard” rail service needs to be improved by train bosses.

Black comedy night for group

Harwich and Manningtree Standard: Family living out of boxes after house repairs delayed

5:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

A THEATRICAL group is preparing for their latest production.







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