Chelmsford gets ready to rock again!

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

MUSIC lovers are gearing up for their second big festival in as many weeks with Brownstock set to rock this weekend.

Toddle Waddle at Hylands

Chelmsford Weekly News:

12:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

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

Dedicate a tree to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the First World War

Chelmsford Weekly News:

11:27am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Over the next four years, the Woodland Trust will be commemorating the centenary of the First World War by planting millions of trees across the country – and you have the chance to create a lasting tribute to those who lived and served during the war.

A man who died following a noisy neighbour row had been drinking, court hears

Chelmsford Weekly News: Ronald Mayne

7:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A DEATH trial has heard how a man had been drinking before a noisy neighbour row ended with him dying later in hospital.

Former Chelmsford police station set to become hub for local community

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:57pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A FORMER police station in Moulsham is set to become a community hub, nine years after its previous community centre was forced to close.

Hospital treatment after brawl at £120-a-night hotel

Chelmsford Weekly News:

2:37pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A MAN was arrested and several people taken to hospital after a brawl broke out in the bar of a Great Warley hotel.

Revamped Aldi set to reopen this week

Chelmsford Weekly News: Aldi Chelmsford

7:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

A Chelmsford Aldi supermarket is due to reopen this week.

Pensioner saved from home after kitchen fire

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:26pm Monday 25th August 2014

A 77-YEAR-OLD man had to be rescued from his home following a kitchen fire yesterday morning.

Brownstock will beat the V Fest blues

Chelmsford Weekly News:

11:31am Monday 25th August 2014

FESTIVAL fans already missing last weekend’s V Festival can get back into the groove as soon as next week when Brownstock comes to town.

Meadows Shopping Centre wins green award

Chelmsford Weekly News: The Meadows shopping centre

12:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

THE Meadow’s Shopping Centre has been recognised for its environmental efforts.

Volunteer group celebrating 20th birthday with awards night

Chelmsford Weekly News: Chelmsford CVS

7:00am Sunday 24th August 2014

A VOLUNTEER charity is celebrating its 20th anniversary by holding an awards night.

New book tells of Great War prison break

Chelmsford Weekly News: Chelmsford prison, where Charles Joseph Revell was hanged

2:00pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

A BOOK detailing a dairng break from Chelmsford Prison during the first World War has been released.

"City's schools need to act more like businesses", lawyer claims

Chelmsford Weekly News:

12:00pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

SCHOOLS in Chelmsford need to start acting more like businesses, according to the head of education at Essex law firm Birkett Long.

Revenge porn destroys lives - victim

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

A CHELMSFORD woman has told of her horror when she found out an explicit video of her and her ex-boyfriend had been leaked online.

Overturned lorry causing long delays on the A12

Chelmsford Weekly News: Police were called to a crash near Holme Lacy.

6:35pm Friday 22nd August 2014

A LORRY has overturned and shed its load on the A12.

Pint Please! Students set to serve up beer they created

Chelmsford Weekly News:

2:30pm Friday 22nd August 2014

STUDENTS from Anglia Ruskin, including Giulia Pilleri, will be at the Ale House in Chelmsford next Thursday (28th) to serve the ale they created called Pint Please.

Party time for sick children at Hylands

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

CHILDREN with life limiting illnesses joined their family and friends for an “epic” party at Hylands House.

Football club won't be affected by company administration

Chelmsford Weekly News: BREAKING: Mark Hawkes appointed as Clarets boss

7:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

THE new chairman at Chelmsford City FC has said the club will not be affected by the recent administration of exchairman Mansell Wallace’s business.

Man with mullet wanted in connection with Danbury burglary

Chelmsford Weekly News:

4:46pm Thursday 21st August 2014

POLICE officers investigating a burglary on Peartree Lane in Danbury last month have issued CCTV images of three men, one with what looks like a mullet hairstyle, that they hope to identify.

Duo raise £2,000 with 200-mile walk

Chelmsford Weekly News:

2:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A DUO from housing association CHP raised over £2,000 for breast cancer charity Walk the Walk.

GCSE success for students across Chelmsford

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:27pm Thursday 21st August 2014

YOUNGSTERS in Chelmsford are collecting their GCSE results today, with many schools celebrating record breaking results.

Speed limits "may not apply" in roads where street lights are off, claims motoring lawyer

Chelmsford Weekly News:

12:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A LAWYER has warned 30mph speed limits in residential streets may not apply when roads are plunged into darkness during the night.

Cycle all day and all night to raise money

Chelmsford Weekly News: Local cycling

10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A 24-HOUR bikathon is coming to Chelmsford next month to raise money for two different charities.

Do you recognise this man? Hair salon burglary

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

POLICE want to trace this man in connection with a burglary at a hair salon in Chelmsford.

Man struck with bottle on Chelmsford High Street

Chelmsford Weekly News:

9:59am Thursday 21st August 2014

The man, 20, was attacked at around 12am on Saturday, August 9. The assault left him with cuts and bruises to his head and arms.

Pals to run marathon for tragic Rob

Chelmsford Weekly News:

6:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

A GROUP of friends will run the inaugural Chelmsford Marathon later this year in memory of a man who tragically died after falling from a hotel balcony.

£1billion boost for Beaulieu

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A NEW town in the north of the city, which will see up to 3,600 new homes built, is to benefit from a share of £1billion of government money.

Charity to launch fundraising campaign

Chelmsford Weekly News: South East and Central Essex MIND

3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

SOUTH East and Central Essex Mind will launch their new fundraising campaign with an event on Chelmsford High Street.

'Cutting-edge policing' sees burglary figures drop

Chelmsford Weekly News: Chief Constable Stephen Cavanagh

12:56pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A POLICE operation to tackle burglary has made a major dent in the number of house break-ins across the county.

Doctors could do nothing to save caravan death man

Chelmsford Weekly News: Ronald Mayne

10:39am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A DEATH trial heard on Tuesday how doctors could do nothing to save a man involved in a noisy neighbour row.

Over 1,700 sign up for inaugural Chelmsford Marathon

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Wednesday 20th August 2014

WITH just two months to go before the inaugural Chelmsford Marathon, organisers The J’s Hospice has announced that the number of people signed to take part in the race has surpassed 1,700.

Anger as rail fares set to rise again

Chelmsford Weekly News: There is disruption on the Greater Anglia service to Southminster

5:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

RAIL users have reacted angrily to the announcement that fares are set to rise another 3.5 percent next year.

Council CCTV team recognised

Chelmsford Weekly News:

3:04pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

THE Chelmsford Council CCTV Control Centre has won the CCTV Team of the Year award.

Hyde Hall craft fair

Chelmsford Weekly News: Trowbridge Town Hall Art and Craft Fair

7:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

HYDE HALL will host a craft and design fair over the August Bank Holiday weekend.

Insurance makes sense

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

A CHELMSFORD-based high street insurance broker is offering a free “sense check” service for any resident purchasing an insurance product online.

72 arrests made at V Festival

Chelmsford Weekly News:

11:56am Monday 18th August 2014

POLICE have confirmed 72 arrests were made over the weekend at V Festival, the majority of which were drug offences.

Rocking in the rain at V Festival

Chelmsford Weekly News:

10:47am Monday 18th August 2014

SUNSHINE, rain, superstars and selfies were the order of the day as Chelmsford hosted 90,000 music fans for the V Festival.

Superfast internet comes to Chelmsford

Chelmsford Weekly News: Residents get use of ultrafast broadband

7:00am Monday 18th August 2014

INTERNET speeds that are said to be more than eight times faster than the national average have now arrived in Chelmsford.

LATEST: Police release details of immigrants found in shipping container

Chelmsford Weekly News: Ariel shot of Tilbury Dock

7:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

AN INTERNATIONAL murder probe has been launched after a suspected immigrant died in a shipping container at Tilbury Docks.

Shakespeare for Writtle College

Chelmsford Weekly News: William Shakespeare.

5:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

CHAPTERHOUSE Theatre Company are bringing Shakespeare’s best-loved romantic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream to Writtle College.

Le Tour £500k help for Marie Curie

Chelmsford Weekly News:

2:00pm Sunday 17th August 2014

CANCER charity Marie Curie raised £500,000 in just three days, thanks to special cars which travelled through the country lanes, including those in and around Chelmsford, as part of the Tour de France.

Boost for pond quest

Chelmsford Weekly News:

11:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

THE Wilderness Foundation’s Chatham Green ponds project got a £1,170 boost thanks to fundraising by staff at Tesco Black Notley. Chatham Green is getting a new pond.

400 paintings on show Danbury Art Exhibition

Chelmsford Weekly News: Art - Understanding Colour

7:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

ABOUT 400 paintings are to be exhibited at the Danbury Art Exhibition.

First Group Essex MD to speak at networking event

Chelmsford Weekly News: Hylands House will host the event

5:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

THE managing director of First Group Essex will be the guest speaker at next month’s Chelmsford City Networking Twilight event.

Cyclist to ride from Chelmsford to Marrakech for charity

Chelmsford Weekly News:

1:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A KEEN cyclist is to travel from Chelmsford to Marrakech in Morocco later this year in aid of Pump Aid.

LIVE: V Festival

Chelmsford Weekly News: James Arthur to perform at V Festival

12:30pm Saturday 16th August 2014

THE stages are set, the caterers are ready, and the bands are poised – the biggest party in Essex is about to begin!

Wine tasting in Danbury

Chelmsford Weekly News:

11:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

THE Danbury Wine Circle is hosting an evening of Italian wine tasting.

Top comedy Stones in His Pockets on its way

Chelmsford Weekly News:

7:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

STONES in His Pockets, the multi awardwinning comedy by Irish writer Marie Jones, is coming to Chelmsford as part of of a nationwide tour next month.

V Festival: 16 drug arrests already

Chelmsford Weekly News:

6:19pm Friday 15th August 2014

A senior detective from Essex Police has tonight warned people heading to V Festival not to bring drugs to the site.

Fraud Lord: They can’t take my title from me

Chelmsford Weekly News:

5:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

DISGRACED peer Lord Hanningfield has said it would be impossible for him to be stripped of his title – and that he wants to go back to the House of Lords.

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