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Four car crash closes Cowdray Avenue

Four car crash closes Cowdray Avenue

Jazz concert to help mark church's 900th anniversary

Jazz concert to help mark church's 900th anniversary

Cabbie Day pics capture the glee of Maldon's historic outing

Cabbie Day pics capture the glee of Maldon's historic outing

Barcelona-bound...by bike

Barcelona-bound...by bike

Farmer: Did thugs try to set light to my cows?

Farmer: Did thugs try to set light to my cows?

Danny Spires

Police want to trace two Witham men after a man and a woman were attacked in town

Mayor and deputy mayor hunt for food for town's food bank

Mayor and deputy mayor hunt for food for town's food bank

Essex Police launches new scheme in bid to protect treasured belongings

Essex Police launches new scheme in bid to protect treasured belongings

Chris French with the Duke of Gloucester

Braintree artist Chris puts RAF history in the picture for squadron centenary

Ellalouise at a previous fundraising event for the Dystonia Society

Fundraising tea and cake day hopes to beat previous £800 total

Army ranges may be closed to the public

Army ranges may be closed to the public

Jordan goes back to being a foot soldier

Jordan goes back to being a foot soldier

Gardens and scarecrows of all shapes and sizes on display at festival

Gardens and scarecrows of all shapes and sizes on display at festival

Patient makes plea to keep Colchester cancer centre

Patient makes plea to keep Colchester cancer centre

Ron Pratt has appealed for volunteers to help out at the VJ Day event

Mayor appeals for VJ Day volunteers for town celebration

Plans to liven up route between town center and Colchester Station

Plans to liven up route between town center and Colchester Station

Power cut affects hundreds of homes

Power cut affects hundreds of homes

Ticket fraud warnings as summer of festivals kicks off

Ticket fraud warnings as summer of festivals kicks off

Charity trustees take on gruelling 54 mile ride to raise hundreds for Braintree community centre

Charity trustees take on gruelling 54 mile ride to raise hundreds for Braintree community centre

Tom Bickers

Talented Braintree schoolboy meets Prime Minister after winning tennis competition

Are you interested in art?

Are you interested in art?

Ellie Moody, Addie Quinnear, Esther Shawe and Robert Roszkowski

Braintree woman who almost died after contracting meningitis meets paramedics who saved her life

16 volunteer groups given cash boost

16 volunteer groups given cash boost

Maldon's historic Cabbie Day is finally here

Maldon's historic Cabbie Day is finally here

Credit: Amanda Craig

200 tonnes of horse manure set on fire deliberately

High temperatures cancel Witham trains

High temperatures cancel Witham trains

Community "relieved" as extra runway is not recommended for Stansted Airport

Community "relieved" as extra runway is not recommended for Stansted Airport

Survey reveals drop in satisfaction levels for rail users: MP speaks out

Survey reveals drop in satisfaction levels for rail users: MP speaks out

Family meals are a rarity

Family meals are a rarity

Train disruption until 2pm due to overhead wiring problems

UPDATED at 1pm: Train disruption due to overhead wiring problems

Maldon homecare agency given overall 'good' rating by inspectors

Maldon homecare agency given overall 'good' rating by inspectors

Council seeks new £31K economic development officer

Council seeks new £31K economic development officer

Brazen intruder tried to break into offices

Brazen intruder tried to break into offices

Man missing from Colchester car park

UPDATED 5.25pm Tuesday: Body found in search for missing Luke Harding

Too hot for trains! Essex services cancelled due to high temperatures

Too hot for trains! Essex services cancelled due to high temperatures

Driving success: Ford's trip to Plume

Driving success: Ford's trip to Plume

Leisure centre flume due to open "in next few days"

Leisure centre flume due to open "in next few days"

Woman charged with assisting offender after man went missing with boy, 3, from Great Notley

Woman charged with assisting offender after man went missing with boy, 3, from Great Notley

Food and drink fair wows the crowds

Food and drink fair wows the crowds

From scrapyard to playground Colchester gets its first play pod

From scrapyard to playground Colchester gets its first play pod

We need hospital park and ride stop

We need hospital park and ride stop

Castle Park's big screen is finally here

Castle Park's big screen is finally here

Doreen Davies

Nimble-fingered Doreen continues to play Mozart on the piano as she celebrates her 100th birthday today

Powers Hall End

Witham primary school headteacher launches petition to make street safer

Litterbug fined £724 for rubbish-strewn garden

Litterbug fined £724 for rubbish-strewn garden

Picture taken by Annette Bayliss

Vintage buses take passengers on a trip down memory lane for Moores Brothers anniversary celebrations

Build a GP surgery on new housing estate in Witham, developer urged

Build a GP surgery on new housing estate in Witham, developer urged

Winifred Hall

Former postmistress Winifred celebrates 100th birthday

Fundraisers take a walk under the stars for breast cancer

Fundraisers take a walk under the stars for breast cancer

Boules tournament coming to Great Maplestead

Boules tournament coming to Great Maplestead

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