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Echo comment: Grand ideas are worth the wait

Echo comment: Grand ideas are worth the wait

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Echo comment: Southend Airport is still in line for targets

Echo comment: Southend Airport is still in line for targets

Only 12 emergency call-outs during nine-hour firefighter strike

Only 12 emergency call-outs during nine-hour firefighter strike

Shocked – Vanessa Seymour and Sarah Tew

Thieves steal £50 from Havens Hospice shop

I love you – coma victim football fan speaks to family

I love you – coma victim football fan speaks to family

Grand plan in Leigh still on – but it may be a 2016 start

Grand plan in Leigh still on – but it may be a 2016 start

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Do you know this person?

Police release e-fit of man wanted in flashing incident

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Job satisfaction – Robin Biddulph enjoys working as a porter at Basildon Hospital

Looking after the patients is the top priority in my job

Essex Police to pass over responsibility for 97 per cent of anti-social behaviour to others

Essex Police to pass over responsibility for 97 per cent of anti-social behaviour incidents to others

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Rail passengers thanked for patience during Bank Holiday engineering work

Rail passengers thanked for patience during Bank Holiday engineering work

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Top 10 complaints to Essex Trading Standards

Top 10 complaints to Essex Trading Standards

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Parents invited to start applying for 2016 secondary school places

Parents invited to start applying for 2016 secondary school places

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Lifesaving app from Essex & Herts Air Ambulance

Lifesaving app from Essex & Herts Air Ambulance

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Family restaurant – nursing mums are welcome at the Grove, in Leigh

Owner’s shock over breastfeeding furore

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Here is your big chance to win a brand new car

Here is your big chance to win a brand new car

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Round-the-world race draws crowds to pier

Round-the-world race draws crowds to pier

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Tide Times: Week Commencing Monday 7th September 2015

Tide Times: Week Commencing Monday 7th September 2015

First place – the crew on board Niagra came first in the Staysail class

IN PICTURES: Southend Barge Match off the pier

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New world record attempt

Theme park will make new world record attempt for most people riding a rollercoaster naked

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Italian festival in Southend High Street

Italian festival returns to Southend

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A13 London bound lane blocked

UPDATE: A13 London bound lane reopened

'Burglars stole my car from driveway and torched it'

'Burglars stole my car from driveway and torched it'

Queues on the A13 westbound

Queues on the A13 westbound

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It’s part of island’s history – councillor Dave Blackwell is disappointed the fresh plans for the King Canute site do not include a family-friendly pub

Vets and 2 houses for King Canute site

H&M to reopen its shop in the Royals

H&M to reopen its shop in the Royals

Tributes pour in for 'maverick' former Billericay MP Teresa Gorman

Tributes pour in for 'maverick' former Billericay MP Teresa Gorman

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Echo comment: We must not lose Leigh Folk Fest

Echo comment: We must not lose Leigh Folk Fest

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London event – Patrick Moriarty

Westcliff designer selected for show

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Fundraiser – Lisa Green

We’re paying for research in our boy’s memory

Police appeal: Did you witness road rage golf club attack?

Police appeal: Did you witness road rage golf club attack?

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The awards ceremony will be on September 23 at the Towngate Theatre

One week left to nominate an inspirational Basildon volunteer

Police close road

Police close road

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Those ‘sexist’ ads: What you’re saying

Those ‘sexist’ ads: What you’re saying

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Police want to speak to this man in connection with the theft of a cash box from the Railway Hotel

Two men wanted by police after thefts

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Achievement – karate instructor Allan Parrish

Arthritic karate instructor becomes 6th dan with two artificial hips

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Petition calls for review of 'farce' at Dartford Crossing

Petition calls for review of 'farce' at Dartford Crossing

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Taking a stand – Mike Andrews with the map created by the alliance

Alliance’s map shows impact of home plans

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Concerned – Canvey councillors and residents

Don’t rush through a new homes plan

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Worried – treasurer Ian Flack, pictured in festival home Leigh Library Gardens, is concerned the festival will cease without more funding

Leigh Folk Festival faces funding threat

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Boycie- suffered head wounds after being attacked in Prittlewell Square by another dog

Shih-tzu mauled by a dog 'as big as a pony'

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Louisa wows X Factor judges

Louisa wows X Factor judges in her audition

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Treasured memories – Annie Humphrey with her dad, John

Seventies sensations to headline gig in memory of ‘wonderful musician’

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Swinging strangers – “these three were all strangers, but I got them together because with their bell-bottoms and their cork-heeled shoes, they captured the mood of London at the time,” says Robert

Forgotten snaps of London in its swinging heyday

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Celebrate British Food with this tasty Scotch egg recipe

Celebrate British Food with this tasty Scotch egg recipe

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Three people taken to hospital after Rayleigh crash

Three people taken to hospital after Rayleigh crash

Kitchen fire leaves four people homeless

Kitchen fire leaves four people homeless

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Illegal campsite – travellers pitch up on land near East Mayne

Travellers pitch up opposite Watermill

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Play it again – the ELO Experience will be on stage at the Cliffs Pavilion, in Westcliff, next week

Tribute band makes ELO rock once again

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Police release efit image of wanted Canvey man

Police release efit image of wanted Canvey man

Expert – Peter Sibley

With food foraging, there is not mushroom for error

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