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Northern Ireland Open: Ali Carter defeats holder Mark Williams 4-3 in Belfast

BBC Essex - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 21:50
Ali Carter ends Mark Williams' reign as the Northern Ireland Open champion with a 4-3 victory at the Waterfront Hall.
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Stansted Airport expansion plan approved by council

BBC Essex - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 21:20
Airport chief executive Ken O'Toole said the move would help create 5,000 extra jobs.
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John Pordage murder trial: 'Western-style pistol' used

BBC Essex - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 16:18
A witness in the John Pordage murder trial saw the accused holding a gun, a court hears.
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Essex library closures: 25 out of 74 set to go

BBC Essex - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:24
Essex County Council claims that the number of library users has fallen by 31% since 2008.
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Essex Police PC asked paedophile to send abuse images

BBC Essex - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 11:47
PC John Storie had a sexually explicit conversation with a sex offender, a misconduct panel heard.
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Short circuit: What happens to all the redundant cables in Essex?

BBC Essex - Wed, 11/14/2018 - 06:59
Meet the cable men, single-handedly trying to rid the area of unwanted cables
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Essex Police drop mental health trust manslaughter probe

BBC Essex - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 18:29
Up to 25 deaths were being investigated as part of a corporate manslaughter inquiry.
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Reindeer events cancelled across England after abuse video

BBC Essex - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 17:38
Companies withdraw festive business after a video highlights abuse of the animals.
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John Pordage murder trial: Man shot dead 'over nice bum comment'

BBC Essex - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 16:13
Bradley Blundell, 19, is accused of shooting John Pordage following a dispute at a petrol station.
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Ronnie O'Sullivan: Barry Hearn rejects five-time world champion's 'dictator' claim

BBC Essex - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 16:03
Ronnie O'Sullivan verbally attacks World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn before winning in under 45 minutes at the Northern Ireland Open.
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Essex bus passenger threatened to kill driver

BBC Essex - Tue, 11/13/2018 - 09:57
The driver of a train replacement service refuses to stop between railway stations.
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Draw made for FA Cup second round

BBC Essex - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 19:39
National League North side Guiseley are paired with League One team Fleetwood Town in the second round of the FA Cup.
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Jaywick: UN poverty expert visits deprived village

BBC Essex - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 16:35
Prof Philip Alston spoke to residents of Jaywick during a fact-finding mission on deprivation.
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Essex police get cash to fight county lines drug gangs

BBC Essex - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 15:48
A new unit will target county lines drug gangs exploiting young and vulnerable people in Essex.
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Remembrance arrest of suspected Chelmsford burglar

BBC Essex - Mon, 11/12/2018 - 10:08
The 44-year-old suspect was spotted by a police officer during a two-minute silence.
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Ronnie O'Sullivan wins Champion of Champions final 10-9 against Kyren Wilson

BBC Essex - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 22:47
Ronnie O'Sullivan fends off a Kyren Wilson comeback to win a dramatic Champion of Champions final 10-9.
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Sooty TV puppets to be auctioned

BBC Essex - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 15:50
The two puppets and Sooty's magic wand once belonged to Harry Corbett and his son Matthew.
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£200,000 spent on Chelmsford Army and Navy flyover in six months

BBC Essex - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 08:50
A task force is looking at the future of the flyover, which was built to reduce congestion.
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Visit executed captain's carriage

BBC Essex - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 08:45
The converted railway carriage transported the body of World War One hero Capt Charles Fryatt.
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Ford model made from diamonds

BBC Essex - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 00:09
Gold, diamonds and rubies have all been used to make the miniature Ford Escort car.
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