Essex Police call press conference after deputy headteacher of Thorpe Hall School Martin Goldberg found dead after police investigation into secret filming in changing rooms

Southend Standard:

3:25pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Chief Supt Luke Collison of Essex Police will be speaking at a press conference from 3.30pm this afternoon at Southend Police Station regarding the investigation into Thorpe Hall School teacher Martin Goldberg.

Trains cancelled after trespass incident at London Liverpool Street

Southend Standard: There is disruption on the Greater Anglia service to Southminster

6:30pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

COMMUTERS are facing train chaos tonight as trains out of London Liverpool Street are being cancelled.

Curb bedsits to reduce crime urges Nick Alston

Southend Standard:

5:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

CRIME commissioner Nick Alston has called on Southend Council to control the number of bedsits in the York Road area in a bid to curb violent crime.

Accident near hospital

Southend Standard:

5:02pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

PRITTLEWELL Chase in Southend is partially blocked following an accident involving a car and a pedestrian.

New centre to lead war on hate crimes

Southend Standard:

4:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

VICTIMS of hate crime who are too scared to turn to police can now report attacks to staff at Basildon Council’s headquarters.

Great Wakering gets set for 116 new homes

Southend Standard: On the way: new homes are planned in the north and west of the borough

3:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A VILLAGE is to get 116 new homes after plans were approved for a new housing estate on an old brickworks site.

Westcliff man found guilty of murdering grandfather

Southend Standard:

3:17pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A WESTCLIFF man has been found guilty of murdering his grandfather.

Couple arrested in connection with burglaries across East Anglia

Southend Standard: PROBE: Police carried out raids during investigations into false insurance claims

1:51pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A MAN and woman who were wanted by police in connection with a series of burglaries have been arrested.

Southend Council "working closely" with the police after it emerged teacher Martin Goldberg secretly filmed children

Southend Standard: Southend's Civic Centre

12:39pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

SOUTHEND Council says it is "working closely" with the police after it emerged teacher Martin Goldberg secretly filmed children at a leisure centre in Southend. 

Essex Police made aware of allegations against deputy headteacher Martin Goldberg NINE months ago

Southend Standard:

12:24pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

IT HAS emerged that Essex Police had been made aware of allegations against Martin Goldberg nine months ago. 

Special Olympics medal haul for Seevic student

Southend Standard:

12:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A STUDENT is toasting success having won three coveted medals after competing with budding international athletes at the Special Olympics.

Deputy headteacher was being investigated for allegations of possessing indecent images of boys

Southend Standard:

11:12am Tuesday 30th September 2014

AN investigation has been launched into allegations that a deputy head teacher had bought material online which may have included images of naked teenage boys.

Victims of crime to choose from menu of punishments

Southend Standard: Nick Alston

1:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A MENU of punishments is being put together for victims of crime to choose from.

Rubbish problem rectified

Southend Standard:

10:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A ROW between Leigh Town Council and those refurbishing the Grand Hotel over rubbish left outside appears to have been resolved.

Long delays after man taken ill on Dartford Crossing

Southend Standard:

9:22am Tuesday 30th September 2014

POLICE have closed part of the Dartford crossing after a driver was taken ill at the wheel. 

Men's miracle escape from horror collision

Southend Standard:

9:21am Tuesday 30th September 2014

TWO men are lucky to be alive following a horrific crash in Orsett.

FOI response time improvements at Essex Police

Southend Standard: Essex Police have closed the road

9:59am Tuesday 30th September 2014

ESSEX Police has been praised for improving its response to freedom of information requests.

CCTV issued after meat theft

Southend Standard:

9:12am Tuesday 30th September 2014

LAMB and beef were stolen from a supermarket.

Southend couple kick up stink over wait to fix sewage pipe

Southend Standard:

9:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A COUPLE want to kick up a stink about Anglia Water, claiming the firmhas failed to fix a sewage pipe for years.

Masked knifeman robs shop of £600

Southend Standard: webpix police generic

8:55am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A KNIFE-WIELDING masked raider robbed a shop of £600 cash last night.

Breaking news Road blocked in both directions after crash

Southend Standard: police accident

8:45am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A ROAD is partially blocked in both directions after an accident.

High street chain hopes for Southend seafront

Southend Standard:

8:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A HIGH street coffee chain could soon open on Southend seafront after a prime unit was put back on the market.

Firm faces six figure payout after admitting liability for Raymond’s death

Southend Standard:

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A WATER company is set to be given a six-figure fine after admitting responsibility for a man being crushed to death at work.

Heartbroken Kate's message over partner's battle with depression

Southend Standard:

6:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A DEVASTATED woman has spoken out about her partner’s long battle with depression to encourage others with mental health problems to seek help.

Business park burgled 20 times this year... is hit AGAIN

Southend Standard:

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BURGLARS targeted three businesses on a Canvey industrial estate that has suffered from about 20 break-ins this year alone.

Jamie Oliver feeds the homeless

Southend Standard:

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

ROUGH sleepers dined on pulled pork, brisket and Dover sole after Jamie Oliver donated food to a homeless charity.

No to investigation into leaked greenbelt video

Southend Standard: Canvey east county councillor Dave Blackwell has slammed County Hall

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

COUNCILLORS have dismissed calls for an investigation into a leaked video in which a planning inspector says they don’t need to build homes on the green belt.

Teen arrested following attempted break-in in Basildon

Southend Standard: Essex Police closed the station as part of £2.5million cuts.

4:30pm Monday 29th September 2014

POLICE arrested a teenager in Basildon Town Centre on suspicion of attempted burglary.

Why I am taking on the toughest job in teaching... on TV

Southend Standard:

2:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

MEET Claire Lillis. She is an unconventional headteacher who has worked in schools across south Essex.

West Ham player fined for assault at Towie hotspot

Southend Standard: James Tomkins arrives at court

1:51pm Monday 29th September 2014

WEST Ham defender James Tomkins has been fined £3,500 for assaulting a police officer.

Police hunting coffee and steak thief

Southend Standard:

12:05pm Monday 29th September 2014

POLICE want to speak to this man about the theft of meat and coffee worth more than £50 from a Laindon store.

Parking charges decision blasted

Southend Standard:

12:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

TRADERS claim their pleas for help are falling on deaf ears after councillors threw out a proposal to scrap controversial car park charges.

Crusading Alf, 81, wins junction fight

Southend Standard:

11:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A ROAD safety campaigner has won his battle to improve a dangerous junction.

Posh champagne worth £125 stolen

Southend Standard:

10:37am Monday 29th September 2014

CHAMPAGNE worth £125 was stolen from a wine shop.

Residents evacuated after kebab shop fire

Southend Standard: webpix fire engine emergency services firefighter

10:28am Monday 29th September 2014

RESIDENTS had to be evacuated after a kebab shop caught fire.

Speed camera on fire

Southend Standard: fire

10:14am Monday 29th September 2014

A SPEED camera was found alight.

Jet skis crash in sea

Southend Standard: Essex Police closed the station as part of £2.5million cuts.

10:13am Monday 29th September 2014

TWO jet skis collided in Shoebury.

Ordnance found on beach

Southend Standard: Explosive Ordnance Disposal team arriving on site.

10:11am Monday 29th September 2014

A PIECE of ordnance was discovered on the beach in Shoebury.

Reunited - hero Janet meets scalded boy she helped in Southchurch Park

Southend Standard:

10:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A GUARDIAN angel has been reunited with the mum of a young boy she helped after he was scalded during a picnic.

Hospice shop set to find a new site

Southend Standard:

9:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A CHARITY shop forced to close to make way for a coffee shop looks set to find a new home.

Derelict Southend office block set to become flats

Southend Standard:

8:20am Monday 29th September 2014

A DERELICT town centre office block looks set to be turned into multi-million pound flats.

Scuba saved me

Southend Standard:

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A TEENAGER who has emerged from troubled times thanks to scuba diving has gone on to receive an award in a most unusual ceremony.

Watergate - Leaked email shows Anglian Water ignored Southend seafront drainage issues

Southend Standard:

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A LEAKED email shows Anglian Water knew of problems with the drainage system in Southend long before recent flooding devastated homes and businesses.

My very own 24 hour DIY sos

Southend Standard:

7:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A DEVOTED sister is planning to completely revamp her disabled brother’s just a day!

Burglar who carried out 15 break-ins is spared jail to "clean up" his act

Southend Standard: Basildon Crown Court heard on Tuesday Mrs Hall did not tell the Department of Work

6:30am Monday 29th September 2014

A PROLIFIC burglar, who stole thousands of pounds of jewellery from families across Basildon during a 14-year crime spree, has dodged jail.

Two car crash in Hockley

Southend Standard: police accident

5:43pm Sunday 28th September 2014

TWO people were rescued from their cars following a crash in Hockley.

Thieves make off with £100 from bowling alley

Southend Standard:

4:11pm Sunday 28th September 2014

THIEVES made off with £100 after stealing a till drawer from a bowling alley.

Police appeal for information over suspected firearm incident in Westcliff

Southend Standard:

2:11pm Sunday 28th September 2014

POLICE are continuing to appeal for information after a van driver allegedly was seen with a gun.

Bungalow flooded in Wickford

Southend Standard: webpix fire engine emergency services firefighter

1:13pm Sunday 28th September 2014

FIREFIGHTERS were called to a flooded bungalow in Wickford this morning.

Investigation into Benfleet house fire

Southend Standard: fire

1:09pm Sunday 28th September 2014

AN investigation will be carried out following a house fire in Benfleet.


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