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Car accident blocks road

Driver trapped after collision with post

Police arrested a man on suspicion of assault but then took him to hospital

Updated: Four arrested as man suffers head injuries in pub brawl

Rayleigh pub evacuated after roof catches fire

Workmen spark blaze in derelict Rochford mill

Financial Advisor thwarts £200,000 fraud

Gunpoint robbery: Police release CCTV footage

Motorists to face £60 fines for bad parking

Motorists to face £60 fines for bad parking

Trouble-free Halloween in Rochford

Rayleigh football club could be moved to make way for homes

Search for thieves who stole meat and baby milk in Hockley

Search for thieves who stole meat and baby milk in Hockley

Greensward Academy rebuild gets the go-ahead

Greensward Academy rebuild gets the go-ahead

Hole lot of anger over cash for road repairs in Rochford

Rochford Art Trail launches this weekend

Rochford residents given energy-saving advice

Cancer survivor urges others to be screened

Cancer survivor urges others to be screened

Rochford District Council to create traveller's site in Rawreth

Rochford District Council to create traveller's site in Rawreth

Callous crooks steal jewellery from Rochford home

Twelve-year-old girl accosted in Rochford

Police appeal after Rochford burglary

Rochford District Council rewarded for its work with animals

Rayleigh vets urges people to microchip pets after surge in strays

Car parking charges at Hockley Woods start next month

Hullbridge to keep Post Office

Female footballer Lauren wins scholarship to America

New police inspector takes over in Rochford

Rayleigh students learn about textile recycling

Rayleigh students learn about textile recycling

Residents warned about burglar alarms in Rochford

Brother to walk from Ashingdon to Wales in memory of sibling

Thousands of pounds up for grabs in Rochford

Nominations for Rochford's Citizen of the Year open

Sainsbury’s at Rayleigh Weir

Gas leak fears led to Rayleigh store’s closure

Asda worker stole £2,000-plus from store

Campaigners are celebrate after a judge threw out an appeal to build of homes on land, near Coombes Farm

No new homes on Coombes Farm site in Rochford

Unhappy villagers – Hullbridge residents outside the post office in Ferry Road

Battle to save the Hullbridge post office

Staff from Ford volunteering in the garden at the Hamelin Trust project

Ford Brentwood volunteers help get learning garden growing

Judge rejects developers plea to build hundreds of homes in Rochford

Ryan French

Updated: 16-year-old boy dies after being struck by train in Rayleigh

All set – Chris Cox and John Livemore are preparing for their big challenge

Pals from Basildon and Rayleigh ready for charity English Channel swim

Updated: Hockley Woods car park closed for five weeks

Mark Francois, MP for Rayleigh and Wickford, showing his support for the First Hullbridge Scout Group by trying his hand at their ‘play your cards right’ stall at the recent Hullbridge Up River Yacht Club regatta, on the River Crouch.

MP supports Hullbridge scouts campaign

Police forensic teams search Hockley home.

Preparation – work starts on Sutton Ford bridge

Firms fear loss of trade during bridge closure in Rochford

Submerged – workers struggle to ease flooding at Fairglen junction, just off the A127

Cost of keeping drains flowing cut by £700,000

Disturbing – the victim is tended to by onlookers

YouTube film shows brutal street attack

Teenager accosted in Rayleigh

Chris and Susan Taylor

Kennels couple say they are facing ruin

Update: Police released name of murdered Rayleigh man

Update: Police release name of murdered Rayleigh man

Wave and Pay available at Rochford car parks

Resident feared a wood chip fire in Rochford 'six months ago'

Employed – Zoe Quick plays with a youngster at Clever Tots Nursery where she has found a job

Disabled Zoe finally lands dream job

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