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Fun day to celebrate Festival of Rugby

Fun day to celebrate Festival of Rugby

Ida Taylor, celebrating her 100th birthday, with (from left) great granddaughter Megan Bearman, 9, grandaughters, Lucy Evans and Claire Evans with great granddaughter Liotta Davis, Ida and granddaughter Sharon Bearman

Birthday girl, 100, sees latest great-granddaughter for first time

Woman taken to hospital following road traffic collision

Woman taken to hospital following road traffic collision

Month long campaign launched to help beat childhood cancer

Month long campaign launched to help beat childhood cancer

New members welcome to join choral society

New members welcome to join choral society

Colchester soldiers swim the English Channel

Colchester soldiers swim the English Channel

Did you witness house burglary?

Did you witness house burglary?

Experience back to school Victorian style

Experience back to school Victorian style

Man arrested after burglary at Rayne Road

Man arrested following burglary in Rayne Road

Plans to demolish motor sales garage in Hatfield Peverel

Plans to demolish motor sales garage in Hatfield Peverel

Start of the new dance term for tots

Start of the new dance term for tots

Town Mayor will support charities with dinner dance

Town Mayor will support charities with dinner dance

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Mid Essex CCG to meet this month

Mid Essex CCG to meet this month

Mid Essex CCG to meet this month

Mid Essex CCG to meet this month

Punters try out town’s tiniest drinking spot

Punters try out town’s tiniest drinking spot

Fun day raises more than £1,000 for charity

Fun day raises more than £1,000 for charity

Get a taste of Italy at new food festival

Get a taste of Italy at new food festival

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Fire crews called to blaze at art warehouse

Fire crews called to blaze at art warehouse

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"Dumping needs to stop"

"Dumping needs to stop"

Maddie Cowley

New head for Braintree primary school

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Bishop of Chelmsford Stephen Cottrell was one of the signatories of the joint letter

Essex church leaders: We will help accommodate refugees

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GAZETTE COMMENT: Time to change our fire service

GAZETTE COMMENT: Time to change our fire service

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Dame Helen Mirren chosen to mark fifth anniversary

Dame Helen Mirren chosen to mark fifth anniversary

Shopping centre to hold Polish day

Shopping centre to hold Polish day

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Clawing a way to victory

Clawing a way to victory

Oyster expert – Tom Haward

Festival aims to put the Slow Food movement on the map in Essex...

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Appeal to parents after playground bench set alight

Appeal to parents after playground bench set alight

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Children enjoy honing their skills at football camp

Children enjoy honing their skills at football camp

Call to bin ‘sexist’ anti-litter poster campaign

Call to bin ‘sexist’ anti-litter poster campaign

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Braintree woman warning others not to leave valuables in cars

Braintree woman warning others not to leave valuables in cars

Fighting fit - firefighter who cheated death twice

Fighting fit - firefighter who cheated death twice

Girl, four, scarred for life in dog attack

Girl, four, scarred for life in dog attack

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Pollution fears over new plan for waste incinerator

Pollution fears over new plan for waste incinerator

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Three care homes rated "good"

Three care homes rated "good"

Members of CCVS celebrating getting their new minibus

Volunteers to attend Thriving Resilient Futures seminar

Dickie Bird jumps from plane for sport charity

Dickie Bird jumps from plane for sport charity

Nearly one in ten Braintree marriages end in divorce

Nearly one in ten Braintree marriages end in divorce

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Adventure of a lifetime for scouts

Adventure of a lifetime for scouts

'Why are we still waiting for repairs to damaged path?'

'Why are we still waiting for repairs to damaged path?'

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Council defends controversial beach huts

Council defends controversial beach huts

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Fundraisers preparing for “flash mob” to raise awareness for charity

Fundraisers preparing for “flash mob” to raise awareness for charity

Concern over timescale for new town hospital

Concern over timescale for new town hospital

2,600 calls to ambulance service during bank holiday

2,600 calls to ambulance service during bank holiday

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Art teacher holds exhibition as a promise to her mum

Art teacher holds exhibition as a promise to her mum

Mark Francois

FIRE REPORT: Fire minister says he will step in

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KFC steps up for slot at Stanway

KFC steps up for slot at Stanway

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Public to question health bosses at Colchester hospitals

Public to question health bosses at Colchester hospitals

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Road barriers finally removed

Road barriers finally removed

Colchester Paratroopers are in Germany for special training

Colchester Paratroopers are in Germany for special training

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Secondary school applications have opened

Secondary school applications have opened

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