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Man arrested after "waving machete"

Big crowds expected at Leigh festival

Big crowds expected at Leigh festival

Crews at the scene (Picture: Marisa Turmaine)

Emergency crews on scene as bus and motorbike crash in Pitsea

The winner of the Bafta is.. Camylle Tuliao

The winner of the Bafta is.. Camylle Tuliao

Police at Tilbury docks after the immigrants were discovered in a container

Breaking Two men to face retrial over immigrants being smuggled into Tilbury Docks

Purfleet lorry driver witnesses scores of migrants trying to storm Channel Tunnel

Purfleet lorry driver witnesses scores of migrants waiting to storm Channel Tunnel

Picture from the past: Badgers visiting Thundersley

Picture from the past: Badgers visiting Thundersley

Anti-spiking kits are being given out at Bas Vegas - paid for by cash seized from crooks

Crooks' cash goes back into keeping you safe

Making a difference – Martin Currie with Bridie Currie, Trudy Cox, Linda Wilson and Rachel Davis

Mum raises £1.6k for St Luke’s

Former print man Eric Bowers dies aged 83

Former print man Eric Bowers dies aged 83

Crash blocks A127

UPDATED: Crash blocks A127

'Southend museum funding will never happen’

'Southend museum funding will never happen’

Man charged with assault after woman punched

Man charged with assault after woman punched

Two Tree Island – councillor Carole Mulroney

New bid to beat dog poo problem

The Volunteering Matters group with Southend mayor Andrew Moring

Providing help to families in trouble

Sport

Ricky Duncan - believes the addition of an under-21 team will be huge for the future of the football club

Southend United's Ricky Duncan: New under 21 team is huge for the future of the club

Bidding for more of the same - Ravi Bopara hopes to be on top form against Warwickshire Bears

Essex looking to build on Lancs hiding when they host Warwickshire Bears

Gym warriors – the Southend Saxons team at the Formidable Fitness gym

Pre-season work delighting Southend Saxons' director of rugby Chris Green

Daniel Bentley - rumoured to have attracted interest from Nottingham Forest and QPR

Southend United chairman Ron Martin: We have had no more bids for Daniel Bentley

Steadying the ship – Max Craddock scored 41 runs to steady the Old Southendian ship after the team lost opening batsman Rob Johnston for a duck

Captain’s challenges Old Southendian to go on and win the league after they defeat title rivals to go clear at the top

Victory – Hadleigh captain Adam Soilleux (left) and Oliver Wagstaff leave the pitch after beating top-of-the-table Hornchurch

Hadleigh shock the leaders with stunning victory

Emily Scott - among those not lining up for the T-Birds next season

T-Birds fury as England stars are taken away

Krijn Twight - has joined Southend Saxons after a spell in France

Dutch international Krijn Twight joins Southend Saxons

Noel Hunt - watched Southend United in action against Charlton Athletic

Noel Hunt edges closer to joining Southend United

David Mooney celebrates scoring against Charlton Athletic

Southend United 2, Charlton Athletic 1

Rocks return - for Connor Witherspoon

Connor Witherspoon returns to East Thurrock United...a month after leaving for Maldon & Tiptree

Joe Pigott - will be back at Roots Hall with Charlton Athletic tonight

Southend United play-off hero Joe Pigott: It will be weird coming back to Roots Hall as an opposition player

Phil Brown - fears his small squad are already starting to show signs of strain

Southend United manager Phil Brown fears his small squad are already showing signs of strain

Khail Lambin - on trial at Southend United

Striker Khalil Lambin on trial at Southend United

National Sport

Steven Caulker appears to be on the move again

Caulker out to prove himself

IOC president Thomas Bach has admitted Rio 2016 faces serious challenges

Rio organisers face "challenges"

Tiger Woods has endured a miserable 2015 season so far

Woods hopeful of upturn in fortune

Michel Platini has announced he is to run for the FIFA presidency.

Platini to run for FIFA presidency

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