Chelmsford lads map out your ideal home with innovative new website

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

TWO former Great Baddow School students hope their new website will change the way people buy houses.

Man accused of stealing £450 iPad

Chelmsford Weekly News: £37k iPad theft leaves school 'sickened'

3:04pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A MAN will stand trial for theft, and going equipped to steal.

Schools looking for lollipop people... just months after County Hall nearly scrapped the service

Chelmsford Weekly News: Hazel Broadway during her time as a lollipop lady.

12:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

SCHOOLS in Chelmsford are looking for lollipop, less than a year after County Hall proposed scrapping the service.

Murder investigation launched after man found stabbed in Chelmsford flat

Chelmsford Weekly News:

9:10am Wednesday 1st October 2014

A MURDER investigation has been launched after the body of a man was found in a property on Broomfield Road in Chelmsford this morning with stab wounds. A 29-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Breath-taking cultural festival celebrates Chelmsford

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

CITY Diversions, the free international festival of outdoor arts, returned to Chelmsford last month with a stunning display of light and sound.

Toddlers set to take over Hylands this weekend

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:32pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

TODDERS from across the county are invited to join Iggle Piggle and pals in their first fundraising event for seriously ill children in Essex.

Route for inaugural Chelmsford Marathon revealed

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

ALMOST 2,000 runners have registered for the inaugural Chelmsford Marathon later this month.

Chelmsford's flying the purple flag for a safe night out

Chelmsford Weekly News:

4:47pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE national Purple Flag accreditation scheme has once again deemed Chelmsford safe and vibrant at night.

Pensioner left with fractured leg after bus stop assault

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:50am Monday 29th September 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a pensioner was punched in the face by a cyclist.

Do you recognise this man? Bike stolen from Chelmsford train station

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:21am Monday 29th September 2014

POLICE are appealing for help to trace a man captured on CCTV in connection with a bike theft at Chelmsford train station in Duke Street.

Writtle College helping to transform agricultural training in Uzbekistan

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Monday 29th September 2014

WRITTLE College is part of a landmark project to transform the teaching of agriculture in Uzbekistan.

Boy stuck in climbing frame rescued by firefighters

Chelmsford Weekly News: webpix fire engine emergency services firefighter

4:34pm Sunday 28th September 2014

A FIVE-year-old boy was rescued by firefighters after getting stuck in a climbing frame.

Thug on a bicycle punches man, 70, in face

Chelmsford Weekly News:

4:03pm Sunday 28th September 2014

A THUG punched an elderly man in the face before fleeing the scene on a bicycle.

Bells ring out as part of national hearing scheme

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:00pm Sunday 28th September 2014

BELLS rang out in Chelmsford earlier this month as part of The Great Big Hearing Check.

Snapper Jaxx kids club returns to Meadows Shopping Centre

Chelmsford Weekly News: The Meadows shopping centre

7:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

THE fourth Snapper Jaxx kids club at the Meadows Shopping Centre takes place on Sunday, October 5, with a spooky stories theme.

Four headed fundraising machine to hit the streets of Chelmsford

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

MEMBERS of Halla Visteon Climate Control’s Chelmsford office will be taking to the streets tomorrow (Sunday 28th) on a bike that promises to turn at least four heads.

Winners bask in glory at the Mid Essex Business Awards 2014

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

THE finest businesses in Mid Essex were celebrated last night at the 7th annual Business Awards.

Wayne takes part in a charity walk from London to Chelmsford in memory of wife Danielle

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Danielle Dixon was diagnosed with a rare cancer called goblet cell carcinoid in March 2011 and passed away in September 2013, at the age of 25.

Words born at festivals - did you use any of these at V Fest?

Chelmsford Weekly News:

3:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

WERE you 'amped' to see Justin Timberlake? Was his set "quakin'"? Did you come across any "mum 'n' bass's" while partying at Hylands Park? What about any Xippies?

East meets West event raises thousands for Little Havens

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

Essex Indians celebrated their fifth anniversary with a concert at the King Edward VI Grammar School for Little Haven’s Hospice.

Routine eye test leads to discovery of apple-sized tumour for Chelmsford woman

Chelmsford Weekly News: WIN designer glasses while keeping an eye out for Sidcup hospital unit

7:00am Friday 26th September 2014

A WOMAN went for a routine eye examination and ended up on an operating table after it revealed a brain tumour the size of an apple.

Stage is set for celebration of top Mid-Essex firms at Business Awards

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

THE region’s finest businesses, owners and their staff will be celebrated at a glitzy bash this week.

Pixie Lott to set up stage school in Chelmsford

Chelmsford Weekly News: STAR ACT: Pixie Lott

1:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

POP STAR Pixie Lott is giving Chelmsford youngsters the perfect opportunity to follow in her footsteps by setting up a stage school in the city with her family.

Chelmsford food bank finds new home

Chelmsford Weekly News: Food ready to be distributed at Skipton Food Bank.

10:09am Thursday 25th September 2014

CHELMSFORD food bank will open its new home today (Thursday) at the Trinity Methodist Church.

£15million ambulance plan

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

AN EMERGENCY package worth £14.9million is being considered to improve the ambulance service.

Tributes paid to loving mum killed by lorry

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Marina Moore, 33, from Chelmsford, was getting out of her black Vauxhall Zafira car in Foxhall Road, Steeple, Southminster, when a lorry hit her at about 10.30am last Wednesday.

Police changes community meetings amid cuts

Chelmsford Weekly News:

3:05pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

CHANGES to public police meetings will come into place next week as part of changes to the force’s structure.

Mum is 'appy to be new face of app!

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A BLOGGER is to become the face of a health app – used by millions around the world.

Farming minister praises Writtle College

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Wednesday 24th September 2014

FARMING Minister George Eustice has praised Writtle College for giving him the skills required to be a successful farmer and now policitian.

Paranormal activity? Call in the Ghostbusters advise Essex County Council

Chelmsford Weekly News: GHOSTBUSTERS!!!

3:31pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

If there's something strange happening in your neighbourhood, who are you going to call? Well, Ghostbusters according to Essex County Council.

Talented skaters to perform in Snow White On Ice

Chelmsford Weekly News:

9:17am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

THOSE who like a pantomime with a difference will be able to look forward to Snow White on Ice this Christmas when the production comes to the Riverside Ice and Leisure centre.

Do you recognise these people? Theft from Beehive Lane Co-Op

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:23am Monday 22nd September 2014

POLICE in Chelmsford have released CCTV images of people they would like to speak to in connection with a theft from the Co-Op store on Beehive Lane.

Essex Police and Crime Commissioner Nick Alston defends his role

Chelmsford Weekly News: Nick Alston will be answering your questions

10:11am Monday 22nd September 2014

THE Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex, Nick Alston, has defended his and the role of commissioner following the recent child abuse scandal in Rotherham.

Chelmsford City youngsters enjoy Wembley

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Monday 22nd September 2014

CHELMSFORD City under 15s were treated to a tour of Wembley Stadium.

Anglia Ruskin get £160k grant

Chelmsford Weekly News: University research? It's got nothing to do with me

7:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

ANGLIA Ruskin University’s Veterans and Families Institute has been awarded £160,000 to set up a comprehensive online resource for research into all aspects of military veterans and their families.

READER PIC: Flooding in Southend

Chelmsford Weekly News: Mobile Send Your News

10:58am Saturday 20th September 2014

THIS photo was taken just past the Kursaal at about 10pm last night. It was deeper than this but I couldn't take a picture sooner due to it raining so hard. One N-reg clio tried to drive through and broke down mid way and had to be pushed out by local residents. The fire service also turned up to help those with houses in the flood!

Updated: Flash flooding hits homes and businesses

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:50am Saturday 20th September 2014

HOMES and businesses have been flooded and some left without power after extreme rainfall battered Southend.

Video: Staff rush to save Southend chippy as storm hits

Chelmsford Weekly News:

6:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A CCTV camera captured just how quickly last night's storm devastated businesses and homes in Southend. 

Well done John! Greater Anglia employee is just supreme at customer service

Chelmsford Weekly News: Record number of trains arriving on time

5:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

TRAIN operator Greater Anglia has recognised an employee at Chelmsford station for excellent customer service.

Chelmsford Marathon road closurers revealed

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

ORGANISERS of the first Chelmsford marathon have revealed road closure plans.

PICTURED: Firefighters receive more than 80 flood-related calls due to storm

Chelmsford Weekly News:

12:44pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Firecrews tackled more than 20 calls to flooding incidents this morning, after receiving more than 80 calls.

Former hospital struck by lightning causing roof fire

Chelmsford Weekly News: Fire Engine on the way to the scene.
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12:22pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Four firecrews were sent to a former hospital blaze, after it was struck by lightning this morning.

Nine people rescued after storm hits Southend

Chelmsford Weekly News:

8:21am Saturday 20th September 2014

Firefighters rescued nine people trapped by flood water and were called to more than 30 incidents after a storm hit Southend.  Send your pictures and video to

Waitrose, John Lewis and now 605 homes

Chelmsford Weekly News: Chelmsford MP Simon Burns

7:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

PLANS for hundreds more homes in the city have been warmly welcomed by Chelmsford MP Simon Burns.

Townfield Street car park to reopen on Monday

Chelmsford Weekly News:

6:20pm Friday 19th September 2014

The multi-storey has been closed since mid-July for essential maintenance work, including new protective paint to its walls and ceilings, new bay markings and stairwell decoration.

Chelmsford College receives a boost

Chelmsford Weekly News: Chelmsford College given green travel award

5:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

CHELMSFORD College has been praised in a special report by the national Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education.

Am-dram production of Jesus Christ Superstar set for Chelmsford

Chelmsford Weekly News: Jesus Christ Superstar

1:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

CHELMSFORD Amatuer Operatic and Dramatic Society is heading to the Civic Theatre with hit musical Jesus Christ Superstar.

Chelmsford man dies in motorbike crash

Chelmsford Weekly News:

11:39am Friday 19th September 2014

A MOTORCYCLIST in his 70s died after he was involved in a crash with a van.

Walk-in clinic set to close?

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Friday 19th September 2014

CONCERNS have been raised over proposals to close the walk-in medical centre at Sainsbury’s supermarket in Springfield.

Ivory Peg listed in CAMRA Good Beer Guide

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

THE Ivory Peg pub in New London Road, Chelmsford, has been listed in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide 2015.

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