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Rochford shopkeeper calls for more free parking

Rochford shopkeeper calls for more free parking

Ambulances sent to van and car crash

Ambulances sent to van and car crash

Big issue – Rochford councillor John Mason

Research suggests blackout is not increasing crime or crashes

Ashcroft Place, off Kiln Road, is set to be finished by the end of the year.

Just six homes left – and new estate is not even finished

Christopher Spivey

Blogger guilty of harassing Lee Rigby's family

PC Andrew and PC Gray gave Brian emergency CPR and called for another unit carrying a defibrillator to rush to the scene.

Awards for life saving police officers

A13 delays due to broken down vehicle

UPDATE: A13 reopens after broken down vehicle causes delays

David Hurrell, of Hadleigh and Thundersley Community Archive, which is creating an online archive of old pictures and postcards

Old pics needed for online community archive

Accident partially blocks A127 in Southend

Accident partially blocks A127 in Southend

Fears over island’s spate of grass fires

Fears over island’s spate of grass fires

David Gordon, next to his controversial driveway

Resident fined £582... for driving on a pavement

Managing director Jamie Burles

£4m bid to ‘refresh’ trains to Liverpool St

Pub development hangs in balance

Pub development hangs in balance

Rayleigh High Street – subject of speculation

Mystery surrounds Santander 'move' from Rayleigh

New wheels –Heidi and Jacob in their new cars with Thomas Webber, Liam Wood, mum Laura Wood, and store manager Edward Cowell.

Store’s gift puts twins back behind the wheel

Leigh maritime festival

Top 10 events in south Essex this weekend

Forensics teams at the house in Chesham Drive, Laindon

"There was a lot of blood, she couldn't open her eye": Eye-witnesses speak out after woman shot in face

Police taped off the house in Chesham Drive where the incident happened

Community left in shock after gunman shoots woman in eye in her own home

Three arrested after gunshots at Southend flats

Three arrested after gunshots at Southend flats

Little Burstead man airlifted to hospital

Two men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

The proposed Northwick Road development

Developers ready to start work on Canvey business parks

Flytipped rubbish off Blenheim Chase, Leigh

Flytippers making our lives a misery

Echo comment: Fat cats live by separate rules

Echo comment: Fat cats live by separate rules

The man was restrained by police in Leigh, on Wednesday afternoon

Leigh knifeman sectioned after making threats to public

A127 blocked following crash

UPDATED: A127 reopened following crash

Design guide to crack down on 'garish' Billericay shopfronts

Design guide to crack down on 'garish' Billericay shopfronts

Jailed- rapist Steven Norris

Brave victim sees violent rapist jailed for 10 years

Police arrest man in connection with Southend assault

Police arrest man in connection with Southend assault

Ray Howard with Kelly Hatton and Maz Robinson from Waterside Farm Leisure Centre

Local groups-in-need urged to apply for cash

Police release e-fit after man acts suspiciously with 13-year-old girl

Police release e-fit after man seen acting suspiciously with 13-year-old girl

Main road closed after accident

Main road closed after accident

Picture from the past: Downing Street visit in 1978

Picture from the past: Downing Street visit in 1978

Police hunt for suspects after man injured in Southend knife incident

Police hunt for suspects after man injured in Southend knife incident

"Essex Police are not using Sarah’s Law enough to protect children"

"Essex Police are not using Sarah’s Law enough to protect children"

Blaze at garage containing cars and fireworks

Blaze at garage containing cars and fireworks

Basildon Council Phil Turner hopes devolution will lead to more investment in the A127

Could ‘super-council’ be the authority of south Essex’s future?

Happy: Staff at the London Road Surgery

£2million Wickford GP surgery plan is approved

Police appeal for help over missing man

UPDATED: Police appeal for help over missing man - FOUND

Angela Smith, now Baroness Smith of Basildon, was the town's MP for 13 years

Basildon baroness: Don't rush Lords reform because of drug scandal

Rev Brenda Gutberlet with Castle Point MP Rebecca Harris at a "Fit to Drive" campaign

It’s great Cassie’s Law has stopped 609 drivers

FILL UP: Cheapest petrol prices around south Essex

FILL UP: Cheapest petrol prices around south Essex

Jill Allen-King at Victoria Gateway

Blind campaigner suing Southend Council over controversial 'shared space'

‘We need nursery to stay’ – Sammy Burridge with her son Mckenzie

Parents left upset after nursery shuts

Basildon in the dark

The man who oversaw Essex streetlight switchoff given £116,000 payoff

Spencer Taylor was handed a suspended prison sentence at Basildon Crown Court (pictured)

Dad with bullets in his bedside drawer is spared prison

Police at a property in Chesham Drive, Laindon

UPDATED: Armed police search for man after woman shot in the eye

Picture by Dave Hogg

Man arrested after "waving machete"

Is sharing patient data a big deal?

Is sharing patient data a big deal?

Lucie Manna, with son Arthur, presenting equipment to Southend Hospital in memory of her dad

Hospital equipment in memory of dad

Unanimous support – Ray Howard

Oops! Council admits it forgot to apply for vital road extension

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