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Police helicopter lands near Hadleigh Caste as officers hunt two men

Breaking UPDATED: Two arrested after police helicopter lands near Hadleigh Castle

Police presence: Car stationed in Caroline's Close

Residents 'living in fear of violence' after further armed police incident in Southend

Echo comment: We want trippers, not their garbage

Echo comment: We want trippers, not their garbage

Train cancelled after points fail

Breaking Train cancelled after points fail

Rivals blame each other as progress stalls on plan to move bail hostel

Rivals blame each other as progress stalls on plan to move bail hostel

Woman and baby homeless after Southend flat fire

Breaking Woman and baby homeless after Southend flat fire

Motorcyclist dies a week after serious crash in Grays

Motorcyclist killed in Grays road collision named locally as Zach Smallcombe

easyJet strike could ground flights from Southend Airport

UPDATED: easyJet strike could ground flights from Southend Airport

Natalie Phillips, Gwenda Leggett, Anita Phillips, Anne Poledniok and Grace Judd

Meet the family with 5 generations of ladies still alive

Do you recognise this man?

E-fit issued in hunt to find Westcliff knifeman

Police helicopter up over Benfleet

Breaking UPDATED: Armed police arrest men after police chase in Benfleet

Dean, 22, gave a talk about managing kidney failure.

Kidney failure patient gives talk about managing condition

Picture from the past: Wickford horticultural show in 1985

Picture from the past: Wickford horticultural show in 1985

PCC Nick Alston to host roadshow in Basildon

PCC Nick Alston to host roadshow in Basildon

Serving up a treat - volunteer Sally Niculae and staf member Alison Mullins dish out hotdogs and burgers

Carers rewarded for their dedication

Sport

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

Australia's players celebrate Mitchell Starc of Australia taking the wicket of James Foster      PICTURE: GAVIN ELLIS

Essex beaten by Australia on final day at Chelmsford

Anthony Wordsworth - completed his switch to Southend United

Updated: Anthony Wordsworth completes switch to Southend United

Paul Smith - signed a new one year deal at Southend United

Paul Smith signs new one year deal at Southend United

Happy with his squad - Craig Edwards

Craig Edwards says Billericay Town are ready for kick-off after two new signings

Dale Clutterbuck

Dale Clutterbuck going into the British Championships in the form of his life

All or nothing - for Billericay captain Dave Houghton

SNEL Division Two preview: Billericay captain labels Belhus encounter as all or nothing

Dale Brooks  - favourite to become the new under 21 manager at Southend United

Dale Brooks favourite to become under 21 manager at Southend United

National Sport

Ryan Sidebottom rolled back the clock at Edgbaston on Monday

Sidebottom puts Yorkshire in charge

Tyson Fury, pictured, is going toe-to-toe with Wladimir Klitschko

Fury set for Klitschko showdown

England's James Anderson says his sledging days are over

Beefy war stories inspire Buttler

Chris Froome has assumed the yellow jersey in the Tour de France

Froome takes yellow amid chaos

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