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Two fires on Canvey

Two fires on Canvey

Echo comment: Sentence mustn’t be a licence to kill

Echo comment: Sentence mustn’t be a licence to kill

Crash outside Southend school

Breaking Crash outside Southend school

Fire at new Festival Leisure Park nightclub

Breaking Fire at new Festival Leisure Park nightclub

St Clere's school bus involved crash, one child taken to hospital as a precaution

UPDATE: St Clere's school bus involved in crash, two children taken to hospital as a precaution

Police at the station car park (Picture: James Morrison)

Police storm Leigh car park in search for gun: Four men arrested

Police operation in Westcliff

Breaking updated: Two people arrested following raid by armed cops in Westcliff

Firefighters carry out special rescue exercise on Canvey

Firefighters carry out special rescue exercise in Benfleet

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

Sport

Ravi Bopara took the only wicket to fall

Essex and Lancashire frustrated by rain

At the crease - Ross Poulton hit 19 runs for Billericay

Billericay bounce Belhus off the top of the table

Phil Gray - scored 72 for Southend & EMT in their defeat to table-topping Hornchurch

Leaders’ target is too much for Southend & EMT to get

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

National Sport

Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany is determined to make life more difficult for Chelsea this season

Kompany eyes title charge

Floyd Mayweather has been stripped of his WBO welterweight title

Mayweather stripped of WBO title

Novak Djokovic edged through to the quarter-finals

Djokovic sorry for outburst

Alastair Cook will be hoping to get his hands on the Ashes urn at the end of the series

Cook willing to change mindset

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