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Two men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder released on bail

Two men arrested on suspicion of attempted murder released on bail

Nick Alston backs shocking street lights report

Nick Alston backs shocking street lights report

Andy Ray with Dee Harris, Clair Grayston and Helen Mattock

Hospital’s Polly Parrot team up for top award

Crews were called to Les and Gary's in London Road, Westcliff shortly after 2am following reports there was furniture on fire and smoke had spread to the flat upstairs.

UPDATED: Firefighters called to blaze at second hand shop

Basildon's Eastgate offers summer fun to families with workshops

Basildon's Eastgate offers summer fun to families with workshops

A coach house converted – Rachel Ural at Coast Coffee House

Former Southend coach house becomes coffee shop

The helicopter was seen off Southend Pier. Photo by Echo reader

RAF helicopter in training exercise off Southend Pier

The coach caused major delays on the seafront. Photo by Brad Singer-Carter.

UPDATED: Broken down coach causes major delays on Southend seafront

Cancer patient helps community responders find their patients

Cancer patient helps community responders find their patients

Piotr Grabarczyk, 36, was last known to be living in Grays and police want to speak to him in relation to the burglaries which all took place between March and April this year in the Grays area.

Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him about four burglaries

Firefighters rescue man trapped under car

Man rushed to hospital after car falls on him

Farewell – Mary Rikard, holding flowers, gets a special send-off from Wyvern Community Transport colleagues

Benfleet community transport worker retires after raising £100,000 at the firm

JIM WORSDALE: Alas poor Empire... another piece of our great heritage is gone

JIM WORSDALE: Alas poor Empire... another piece of our great heritage is gone

Traffic worry – Caroline Parker by the entrance to Leigh tip

Call to change tip’s queue-hit entrance

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

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

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

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?

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