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Ian Woodland and Alison Morris: Parents of Annie Woodland who nearly drowned during a school swimming lesson 13 years ago

Lifeguard ordered to pay out extra compensation in pool drowning case

Jessica Purser – glimmer of hope

Desperate mum Jessica starts trial of new cancer treatment

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Top 10 events in Essex this Bank Holiday Weekend

Donna Harris – her house is infested with false widow spiders

Help! False widow spiders invade home

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Car park patrols – UK Parking Control will hand out fines to drivers who park on double yellow lines or block pavements

Parking fines start at Festival Leisure

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Firefighters called to Southchurch crash

Firefighters called to Southchurch crash

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Six arrested on suspicion of attempted murder: Man in life-threatening condition

Murder probe under way as man dies from stab wound to his leg

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Southend Council spends £1.3million on its roads - but where?

Southend Council spends £1.3million on its roads - but where?

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I get seasick, but I'm taking part in a year-long yacht race

I get seasick, but I'm taking part in a year-long yacht race

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Treat – NHS workers Sam Sewerin, Amanda Darke, Chloe Penn Gillam, Jenna Curry, Vanessa Mathers and Julie Webb enjoy their

The creme de la creme

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Former Tilbury Power Station worker Frederick Jones, from Canvey, died from mesothelioma in May 2014 after coming into contact with asbestos in the Sixties.

Shock report: 166 South Essex asbestos related deaths in four years

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Anger at plight of stranded families

Anger at plight of stranded families

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Four Basildon men charged with burglary after Colchester home was raided

Four Basildon men charged with burglary after Colchester home was raided

Plans for your town: Planning applications in south Essex

Plans for your town: Planning applications in south Essex

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Samantha Parker

Have you seen Samantha, missing from her home in Canvey?

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Pitsea man rushed to hospital after 10ft ladder fall

Pitsea man rushed to hospital after 10ft ladder fall

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Have you seen Klaudia Sokolowska?

Police renew appeal for missing Suffolk teenager who may be in Southend

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Found - Stevie Ryan

UPDATED: Police search for missing Southend woman - FOUND

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New band on the scene – hard rockers White Raven Down played their first gig at Chinnery’s in June

My mum’s friend played me Black Sabbath...I’ve been hooked ever since

Union dispute delays start of all-night Tube service

Union dispute delays start of all-night Tube service

Blogger who harassed family of murdered Lee Rigby avoids prison

Blogger who harassed family of murdered Lee Rigby avoids prison

Man charged with threatening shop owner with knife

Man charged with threatening shop owner with knife

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Three men will appear at Southend Magistrates Court

Three men charged over suspected kidnapping

Have you seen Paul Whiting?

Police appeal for help to find prolific shoplifter

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Persimmon homes is seeking to build 265 houses on land south of the farm

Campaigners ready for next stage of green belt battle.

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Art pieces include a landscape of Basildon's Plotlands in the 1940s

A closer look at Essex's multi-million pound hidden art stash

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Ten tonne straw pile catches fire

Ten tonne straw pile catches fire

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Back in action – the green-keeping team at Thorpe Hall golf course with general manager Keith Sims and European Tour pro Matthew Southgate

Pro golfer runs for cover after lightning storm hits Thorpe Hall Golf Club

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Have you seen missing man Mark?

Have you seen missing man Mark?

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Dolphin swim will mean Richard's dreams come true

Dolphin swim will mean Richard's dreams come true

What will the weather be like this August Bank Holiday? History suggests a close call...

What will the weather be like this August Bank Holiday? History suggests a close call...

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Rebekah gets to marry her ‘Ross’

Rebekah gets to marry her ‘Ross’

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Review – councillor Kevin Blake with a laughing has canister found at Lake Meadows

‘Legal high gangs ruining our lives’

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Armed police at scene of disturbance at Laindon home

Armed police at scene of disturbance at Laindon home

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Astounded – conservation group members Geoff Stringer, Michelle and Jim Curtis, Vernon Wilkinson and Andrew Labbett by the East Street buildings

Row over permission to demolish wartime bomb shelter

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Southend seafront firework displays to return

Southend seafront firework displays to return

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Echo comment: Louts who drop litter may also drop guard

Echo comment: Louts who drop litter may also drop guard

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Jacqueline Totterdell

Echo comment: End the scandal of NHS fat cats

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The officers who received the commendations

Policeman awarded for saving woman's life on first day of shift

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Protest – councillor Jay Blissett, resident Carole Ryley and councillors Barry Palmer and Barry Campagna

Flood threat could scupper plan for 275 new Canvey homes

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RUSH HOUR RUNDOWN: Traffic and travel across Essex

RUSH HOUR RUNDOWN: Traffic and travel across Essex

Roxanne Whitmore

Youngsters up for community awards

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John and Georgie Stocking with sons, Ryan ten, David seven and five-year-old twins, James and John and dogs Rusty and Jess

We’re making the most of what time we have

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Going away this Bank Holiday? Map of roadworks across the country

Going away this Bank Holiday? Map of roadworks across the country

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Tropical Wings

Cockerel’s death 'will not alter our policy'

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Biker suffers life changing injuries in crash: Police appeal for witnesses

Biker suffers life changing injuries in crash: Police appeal for witnesses

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Flying leap – Alex gets a bird’s eye view of a post box

Parkour's Alex jumps at the chance to teach youngsters

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Basildon Council granted permission after the applicants dropped their planning appeal

Travellers granted temporary permission to stay after appeal is dropped

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Shocking- Simon Holder, centre, with his son Matthew and Kitty Verity who were in the house when the fire was found

Birthday house fire

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Councillor Dave Cross wants to make sure traders and shoppers are aware of regulations

Figures reveal clampdown on illegal parking in Benfleet

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