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Essex family completes FA Cup journey with final tickets

BBC Essex - Sat, 05/18/2019 - 01:16
Dan Humphries is heading to the final with sons Liam and George - the 11th round they have been to.
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Kevin Bond: Southend United confirm Harry Redknapp's former number two as manager

BBC Essex - Fri, 05/17/2019 - 10:40
Kevin Bond signs a two-year contract to remain as Southend manager after keeping the club in League One.
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UK knife crime: The first 100 fatal stabbings of 2019

BBC Essex - Fri, 05/17/2019 - 03:58
The BBC has tracked the killings to uncover the stories of those who have lost their lives.
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The 'Brown Babies' who were left behind

BBC Essex - Fri, 05/17/2019 - 00:27
What happened to the babies born to black American soldiers and white British women during World War Two?
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David Jones: Essex drug-driver Marcus Wood jailed after fleeing fatal crash

BBC Essex - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 17:36
The family of David Jones, who died in the crash, described him as "a superhero" to his children.
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County Championship: Essex thrash Nottinghamshire with a day to spare

BBC Essex - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 15:12
Simon Harmer completes a six-wicket haul as Essex beat Nottinghamshire in the County Championship with more than a day to spare.
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Kevin Bond: Southend United aim to appoint boss permanently this week

BBC Essex - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 12:45
Southend United are in talks with Kevin Bond about appointing him as permanent manager, says chairman Ron Martin.
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Banks fined €1bn by EU for currency rigging

BBC Essex - Thu, 05/16/2019 - 11:56
The European Commission fines five banks a total of €1.07bn for forming cartels to rig currency trading.
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June Knight death: No verdict in balcony fall murder trial

BBC Essex - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 17:44
Robert Knight was accused of throwing his 79-year-old mother from a care home balcony.
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County Championship: Simon Harmer burst leaves Notts in dire straits against Essex

BBC Essex - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 17:44
Nottinghamshire crumble to 90-6 against Essex after Luke Fletcher's 5-50 leads a recovery on day two at Chelmsford.
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Lee Evans death: Two drug dealers jailed for stabbing

BBC Essex - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 14:05
Lee Evans was stabbed seven times in a park in Chelmsford following a drug deal.
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Severe pregnancy sickness: 'I thought I was dying'

BBC Essex - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 11:20
Hannah is one of 5,000 UK women to share their experience of extreme pregnancy sickness with BBC News.
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Essex mum bedridden for six months of pregnancy

BBC Essex - Wed, 05/15/2019 - 11:20
One mother's struggle with extreme pregnancy sickness.
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County Championship: Notts collapse on opening day against Essex

BBC Essex - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 17:43
Jamie Porter takes 4-75 as Essex bowl out Notts for just 187 at Chelmsford, and reach stumps on 68-0 in reply.
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Harwich Mayflower replica to visit London Liverpool Street

BBC Essex - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 12:12
A series of events is planned for the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrim Fathers' voyage to America.
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Sleepwalking mum 'overdosed and spent £3,000' while asleep

BBC Essex - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 10:50
A mum-of-three says she put her life at risk while sleepwalking.
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Greater Anglia first class rail users 'abused' weekend deal

BBC Essex - Tue, 05/14/2019 - 10:47
A rail company says it was "no longer commercially viable" to provide free refreshments at weekends.
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Tuk tuk world land speed record holder 'over the moon'

BBC Essex - Mon, 05/13/2019 - 15:27
The near-75mph tuk tuk was bought off eBay following a "beer or two", Matt Everard says.
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Maldon Mud Race sees hundreds race across Essex riverbed

BBC Essex - Sun, 05/12/2019 - 17:58
Would you crawl through hundreds of metres of mud for charity?
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M25 wrong way driver 'blamed sat-nav'

BBC Essex - Sun, 05/12/2019 - 16:41
Essex Police had already closed off the carriageway, when a car drove towards them the wrong way.
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