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Southend

£1.3million Kursaal revamp given the go ahead in Southend

£1.3million Kursaal revamp given the go ahead in Southend

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New eatery to come to Southend High Street

New Muffin Break bakery to open in Southend's old Early Learning Centre

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Officials from Southend Council visited the site yesterday morning to assess the safety following the collapse on Tuesday afternoon.

Bell hotel to be demolished after roof collapses

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The scene of the crash. Picture courtesy of: Doreen Lidford

Woman cut free from car following crash in Rochford

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MP Amess: Long-term unemployment cut by 49 per cent in Southend

MP Amess: Long-term unemployment cut by 49 per cent in Southend

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YOUR SAY: Is the proposed 2.9 per cent rise in the basic state pension enough?

YOUR SAY: Is the proposed 2.9 per cent rise in the basic state pension enough?

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Help us honour community heroes in south Essex

Help us honour community heroes in south Essex

Shola Akinyemi - vice president of Southend Student Union voices concerns about the impact of new immigration bill on UK universties

Essex University students protest over new immigration laws

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Dave Murray, from the Basildon Against Bedroom Surcharge group

Southend Council to lose £9million as social house rents go down

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Are Southend's famous illuminations ever going to come back?

Are Southend's famous illuminations ever going to come back?

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The former Lloyds TSB building in Southend

PICTURES: First look inside Southend's latest swanky apartment block

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Neil Slaven and Glyn Jones cut the celebration cake

Winter sun on the horizon as 175 passengers take first easyJet flight from Southend to Lanzarote

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Southend Council to perform u-turn on kerb prices?

Southend Council to perform u-turn on kerb prices?

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Get ready for Christmas...new ice rink set to open in Southend next week

Get ready for Christmas...new ice rink set to open in Southend next week

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Major traffic jams heading into Southend on the A127

Major traffic jams heading into Southend on the A127

Yvonne Blucher

Meet "Matron", the new boss taking charge of the wards at Southend Hospital

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Jean and son Jake Harris

£1m budget gym to open in Rochford...but not everyone's happy

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10ft illuminated reindeer to light up the Royals in Southend this Christmas

10ft illuminated reindeer to light up the Royals in Southend this Christmas

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THE BIG DEBATE: Should extended Sunday opening for shops and stores to be rejected?

THE BIG DEBATE: Should extended Sunday opening for shops and stores be rejected?

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A similar event takes place in Otley in North Yorkshire

Who fancies a Boxing Day icy dip in the Thames Estuary? Southend RNLI hopes you will

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Michael Rose's free-kick nestles in the back of the net to secure Rochdale a point

MATCH REPORT AND PICTURE GALLERY: Southend United 2, Rochdale 2

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Kieron Callaghan

Young dad committed suicide due to stress of providing for two families

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Flourance McDaid

Youngsters showed off their skills at Musical Monday Fun Day

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News you can use: The top five tactits used by scammers targeting people in Essex

News you can use: The top five tactics used by scammers targeting people in Essex

The daty of the living dead...on Southend Pier

VIDEO: The day of the living dead...on Southend Pier

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Southend woman wins £1million on Lotto raffle..and pays off her mortage

Southend woman wins £1million on Lotto raffle..and pays off her mortage

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IN PICTURES: Souuth Essex College graduation

IN PICTURES: South Essex College graduation

Children at Holt Farm Junior School raised money for Breast Cancer Care

Rochford schoolchildren in the pink to raise money for cancer charity

The staff at I Love Fancy Dress, which has booming trade links with China.

Southend firm's booming trade with China

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Landmark Nirvana building SOLD for £22million - but to who?

Landmark Nirvana building SOLD for £22million - but to who?

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Essex police and crime commissioner Nick Alston

Chance for crime victims to seek justice in Southend

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Shoebury man's unusual rocket hobby

Shoebury man's unusual rocket hobby

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BBC Radio presenter Peter Allen and college principal Amanda O'Donoghue

BBC Radio 5 Live presenter's encouraging words for South Essex College graduates

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Residents protesting outside the council offices.

Residents protest as development committee gets drastically reduced

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Couple assaulted and robbed of Chinese takeaway

Couple assaulted and robbed of Chinese takeaway

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Emergency – paramedics tend one of the victims

Two are hurt in 3-car smash outside station

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Car crashes into tree outside school

Car crashes into tree outside school

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Southend magistrates court, where Wilbert Mabhoda will be appearing

Man charged in connection with Westcliff burglary

Dr Vel quits the Independent group in Southend

Dr Vel quits the Independent group in Southend

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Leigh post office to have extended open hours and new open plan branch

Leigh post office to have extended open hours and new open plan branch

Southend Airport first for local dementia action alliance

Southend Airport first for local dementia action alliance

Brother and sister Jane and Mark

I have finally found my brother after 50 years... thanks to the Echo

Eliza Bentham with her mother Carmel Abi-Aad

Southend tot's recovering well from 'life or death' situation

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Residents protest the reduction of the committee after feeling it will be the death of democracy in the district.

"Death of democracy" campaigners dismayed as Rochford councillors vote to stop all councillors voting on housing plans

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Southend Pier, where the conference will be taking place

Conference to discuss devolution will be held at Southend Pier

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Three vehicle accident outside Thorpe Bay station

Three vehicle accident outside Thorpe Bay station

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Southend Hospital

Southend Hospital's scheme to bring planned operations 'under one roof'

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The Victoria Centre in Southend

Huge new Oriental restaurant to open in Southend's Victoria shopping centre

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Peter Plummer from Rawreth Flood Action Group

Rayleigh residents demand more money goes towards preventing flooding in their town

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Ch Insp Simon Anslow, district commander for Southend, has urged cyclists to be vigilant following a spate of bike thefts

Spate of mountain bike thefts spark police alert

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