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Dr Sheenen Meghji, BMA spokeswoman who works at Southend and Chelmsford Hospitals during the first strike

Junior doctors strike outside Broomfield Hospital

Justine

Double lung transplant survivor who climbed volcano and sailed across oceans is eyeing up another world record

Easter egg hunt

Top 10 Easter events in Essex

Mum battling cancer is dancing her worries away to raise money for charity and bring a smile to your face

Mum battling cancer is dancing her worries away to raise money for charity and bring a smile to your face

Police seizing a car in Runwell (Picture: Insp Lee Devall)

Police seize car, cannabis and shotgun in Runwell raid

Preparing for the start of the Town Cup on a breezy day on the River Crouch photo by Sue Pelling

Enjoy arts and culture in Essex this weekend

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Pilot nicknamed "Biggles" jailed for 19 years for smuggling £33.5million of cocaine into Britain

Brentwood "mastermind" behind £33.5million cocaine smuggling operation jailed for 24 years

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Man arrested after taxi driver robbed and stabbed in Chelmsford

Man arrested after taxi driver robbed and stabbed in Chelmsford

CCTV images released after shoes worth £1,400 stolen from Chelmsford shop

CCTV images released after shoes worth £1,400 stolen from Chelmsford shop

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Police want to speak with man in connection to theft of £50 of DVDs

Police want to speak with man in connection to theft of £50 of DVDs

Do you know these men?

CCTV images released after valuable jewellery stolen in South Woodham Ferrers burglary

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Do you know these men?

More than £800 worth of alcohol including champagne stolen from Chelmsford Asda

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Renewed appeal after high-value bikes and tools were stolen from garage in Chelmsford

Renewed appeal after high-value bikes and tools were stolen from garage in Chelmsford

Appeal for witnesses after cyclist injured in crash

Appeal for witnesses after cyclist injured in crash

The calm after the storm? Storm Imogen batters Essex

The calm after the storm? Storm Imogen batters Essex

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Essex County Council pledges to upgrade its creaking road network

Essex County Council pledges to upgrade its creaking road network

Make sure the elderly or vulnerable are cared for this winter

Make sure the elderly or vulnerable are cared for this winter

New Rush hairdressing salon will deliver 'beautiful hair at affordable prices'

New Rush hairdressing salon will deliver 'beautiful hair at affordable prices'

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Victoria Fenner, Philip George, David Cant and Suzanne Revett

Staff at Birkett Long raise more than £11,000 for charity close to their hearts

Find out more about the Chelmsford Ballet Company's upcoming production of Sleeping Beauty in High Chelmer Shopping Centre tomorrow

Find out more about the Chelmsford Ballet Company's upcoming production of Sleeping Beauty in High Chelmer Shopping Centre tomorrow

Weekend of chaos on Essex’s trains

Weekend of chaos on Essex’s trains

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Author visits Chelmsford Waterstones for book signing

Author visits Chelmsford Waterstones for book signing

Galleywood Theatre Group brings cheer to young patients at Broomfield Hospital with pantomime visit

Galleywood Theatre Group brings cheer to young patients at Broomfield Hospital with pantomime visit

Taxi driver stabbed and robbed by customer he collected from Chelmsford station

Taxi driver stabbed and robbed by customer he collected from Chelmsford station

Fourteen Chelmsford boxers will show off their skills in show on Saturday

Fourteen Chelmsford boxers will show off their skills in show on Saturday

Two men wanted in connection with public order offence and police assault in Springfield Road

Two men wanted in connection with public order offence and police assault in Springfield Road

More than 100 people turned up in support of the event

Family raising money for mum's medical treatment raise more than £4,000 at pamper evening

Ambulance bosses call for sensible use of 999 after busiest ever January

Ambulance bosses call for sensible use of 999 after busiest ever January

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Signs of a stroke? You must act F.A.S.T urges ambulance service

Signs of a stroke? You must act F.A.S.T urges ambulance service

Help fireman collect Easter eggs for sick children

Help fireman collect Easter eggs for sick children

The lovely Katie

Katie the gorgeous greyhound needs a home

Train chaos this weekend as tube strike coincides with Greater Anglia track work

Train chaos this weekend as tube strike coincides with Greater Anglia track work

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The Slug and Lettuce in Chelmsford

Taste test at The Slug and Lettuce: More than just a pub

Boy, six, was fighting for his life after swallowing tiny caustic soda crystals

Boy, six, was fighting for his life after swallowing tiny caustic soda crystals

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The whole cast

Music, dancing and Ugly Sisters as the Galleywood Theatre Group brings Cinderella to life

Broomfield Hospital where the alleged offences took place

Agency midwife to appear before Nursing and Midwifery Council after allegedly squeezing a mother's nipples at Broomfield Hospital

John Cockcroft

Former army officer praises military sightloss charity for improving his quality of life

Specialist joins finance and business advisers Grant Thornton

Specialist joins finance and business advisers Grant Thornton

The festival last year

Popular 3Foot Festival and adult-only Fling Festival to return to Hylands Park this summer

New service launches to help promote long-term health, well-being and independence

New service launches to help promote long-term health, well-being and independence

Martin Fry of ABC

Four more exciting acts announced to play at this summer's Brentwood Festival

Celebrations as Year 7 football team reach finals of competition

Celebrations as Year 7 football team reach finals of competition

BT broadband down across Essex as company suffers nationwide outage

BT broadband down across Essex as company suffers nationwide outage

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Dougal is a 'big friendly pussy cat' according to owner Hannah Butcher

Is pet cat Dougal the 'beast of Broomfield'?

Boxers donate £2,000 to charity after fundraising boxing show

Boxers donate £2,000 to charity after fundraising boxing show

The events take place all over Essex

Enjoy a night of movie magic under the stars with the Essex Outdoor Cinema this summer

V Festival line-up to be announced later this month

V Festival line-up to be announced later this month

Justin Bieber set to perform at Chelmsford's V Festival

Justin Bieber set to perform at Chelmsford's V Festival

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Can you help? Coat stolen from Blacks, Springfield Road

Can you help? Coat stolen from Blacks, Springfield Road

Acting chief fire officer Adam Eckley said: “This consultation will shape the future role of Essex Fire and Rescue Service as we prepare for the future"

Have your say on the future of Essex's fire service: Public consultation starts today

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