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Firefighters carry out special rescue exercise on Canvey

Firefighters carry out special rescue exercise on Canvey

This photograph of Southend MP Sir David Amess dressed as a knight is brilliant

This photograph of Southend MP Sir David Amess dressed as a knight is brilliant

Picture from the past: Britain's first ever heart-swap patient returns home

Picture from the past: Britain's first ever heart-swap patient returns home

A TV presenter has deemed his recent experience at Southend Airport as ‘wonderful.’

A TV presenter has deemed his recent experience at Southend Airport as ‘wonderful.’

Shirley Reilly Chair of STRF

Shirley O’Reilly volunteers her time to help build closer communities in Southend

Accident blocks A127 outside lane.

UPDATE: Car and motorbike crash on A127

Glebe Primary School, Rayleigh.

‘Let our kids drink juice in the classroom’

A127 accident blocks outside lane

UPDATE: Three vehicle crash blocks A127

‘Superb’ renovation – warden of St Mary’s Church, in Benfleet, Terry Babbage is delighted with the results of the work

Historic church gets ‘beautiful’ new look

Flame of Hope award – George and Iris Hanson

Our fundraising in memory of Paul

£15million Southend seafront regeneration put back a year

£15million Southend seafront regeneration put back a year

CGI from Randall Watts

Revealed: What Southend's two notorious tower blocks will look like when turned into luxury flats

Huge loss – Carrie’s parents John and June Taylor

7/7 bombing victim’s mum recalls the awful events of fateful day

Animal sanctuary worker Laura Davies was stabbed multiple times

Pitsea murder suspect appears in court

Police helicopter lands near Hadleigh Caste as officers hunt two men

UPDATED: Police helicopter lands near Hadleigh Castle

Sport

Peter Barnes - in fine form for Westcliff during their three wicket win against West Essex

Westcliff and Benfleet climb the table after three-wicket victories

Dean Bedford in action for England's deaf team

Dean Bedford is proud of his displays for England Deaf Cricket Team

Liam Dawson makes mark on Essex Cricket club debut at Old Trafford

Liam Dawson makes mark on Essex Cricket Club debut at Old Trafford

Phil Brown - could be set for a £250,000 windfall in a Sky Bet Transfer Fund competition

Southend United set for £250,000 windfall?

Casey Stoney (right) meets her children as the England women's team arrive back at Heathrow Airport after the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup in Canada.

Casey Stoney and England Women's World Cup team greeted as heroes on return

Dishing out the orders – Steve Tilson gives instructions to C&K Basildon’s Claire Lacy

Steve Tilson keen to build on World Cup fever after being named new manager of C & K Basildon Ladies

Dave Penney - set to leave Southend United

Updated: Southend United confirm Dave Penney's exit

Anthony Wordsworth - can dictate matches next season, according to his new manager Phil Brown

Southend United manager Phil Brown: Anthony Wordsworth can dictate matches for us next season

David Mooney - hopes a switch to Southend United can help him start to enjoy his football again

David Mooney hopes to rediscover his love for the game with Southend United

Will Stevens - finished 13th at the British Grand Prix

Will Stevens finishes 13th at British Grand Prix

Dale Clutterbuck (far right) - finished third in the 1,500m

Trio of bronze medals for south Essex stars at British Athletics Championships

Southend United - flew out from Southend Airport this morning

Southend United head to Spain for start of pre-season training

Phil Brown - believes Southend United have fired out a real statement of intent

Southend United manager Phil Brown: We've fired out a real statement of intent

Casey Stoney - helped England's women's team win a bronze medal at the World Cup

Casey Stoney helps England finish third with win against Germany at Women's World Cup

National Sport

Floyd Mayweather has been stripped of his WBO welterweight title

Mayweather stripped of WBO title

Rory McIlroy may not be able to defend his Open title after injuring his ankle playing football

Injured McIlroy could miss Open

Harold Mayne-Nicholls has been banned from football for seven years

Banned FIFA chief to appeal

Kevin Pietersen played a part in four Ashes-winning squads

KP backs tourists to retain Ashes

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