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Coastguards- Darren Baglaetto, Gary Foulger, Mick Allwood, and Dan Blamey

Changing face of island Coastguard

Rockin’ out – Steve Hackett with vocalist Nad Sylvan Picture: GENE STEINMAN

Genesis guitarist is set to bring his solo show to Cliffs Pavilion

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Fish fanatics – Mat Prowse and Mitch Tonks of the Seahorse

Our simple recipes will take the fuss out of cooking fish

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Bank Holiday: Late night pharmacies in south Essex

Bank Holiday: Late night pharmacies in south Essex

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Picture from the past: Three-legged dog in Westcliff

Picture from the past: Three-legged dog in Westcliff

Essex health bosses urge over-70s: Get vaccinated for shingles protection

Essex health bosses urge over-70s: Get vaccinated for shingles protection

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Unhappy – Ronald Coleman

Anger as gym axes its wet facilities in refurb

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Keiran Baker – keeping alive the memories of his schooldays with Minecraft

Pupil liked school so much, he made it with Minecraft

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Thurrock Council to fight planning inspectorate in court after overturning traveller site decision

Thurrock Council to fight planning inspectorate in court after overturning traveller site decision

The scene – Bar Blanco

Bar turned into a ‘Wild West brawl’

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Acting chief fire officer Adam Eckley labelled the FBU response 'disappointing'

Fire service and union in war of words over death statistics

Ricky Crosher

Drug addict who stabbed ex-girlfriend with screwdriver is jailed for 8 years

Karen Kerridge, headteacher at the Appleton School, outside the new sixth form building

Appleton opens its £1.5m sixth form

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Concerned–councillor Colin MacLean and resident Sally Armfield

Families’ accident fear sparks bid to thwart speedsters

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Rachel Young, South Essex College course leader (right) with Amanda Hall, head of costume at the Royal Opera House

The big Q&A - All hail the new costume degree

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Just another body in the crowd - Matt Dominey, grey hoodie, in the Jungle

Southend volunteers visit Calais to hear migrants' stories

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Ian Woodland and Alison Morris: Parents of Annie Woodland who nearly drowned during a school swimming lesson 13 years ago

Lifeguard ordered to pay out extra compensation in pool drowning case

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Jessica Purser – glimmer of hope

Desperate mum Jessica starts trial of new cancer treatment

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race

Top 10 events in Essex this Bank Holiday Weekend

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Car park patrols – UK Parking Control will hand out fines to drivers who park on double yellow lines or block pavements

Parking fines start at Festival Leisure

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Donna Harris – her house is infested with false widow spiders

Help! False widow spiders invade home

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Firefighters called to Southchurch crash

Firefighters called to Southchurch crash

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Six arrested on suspicion of attempted murder: Man in life-threatening condition

Murder probe under way as man dies from stab wound to his leg

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Southend Council spends £1.3million on its roads - but where?

Southend Council spends £1.3million on its roads - but where?

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I get seasick, but I'm taking part in a year-long yacht race

I get seasick, but I'm taking part in a year-long yacht race

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Treat – NHS workers Sam Sewerin, Amanda Darke, Chloe Penn Gillam, Jenna Curry, Vanessa Mathers and Julie Webb enjoy their

The creme de la creme

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Former Tilbury Power Station worker Frederick Jones, from Canvey, died from mesothelioma in May 2014 after coming into contact with asbestos in the Sixties.

Shock report: 166 South Essex asbestos related deaths in four years

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Anger at plight of stranded families

Anger at plight of stranded families

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Councillor Tim Aker

Thurrock Councillor slams government over record migration figures

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Four Basildon men charged with burglary after Colchester home was raided

Four Basildon men charged with burglary after Colchester home was raided

Plans for your town: Planning applications in south Essex

Plans for your town: Planning applications in south Essex

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Basildon Hospital worker Dee to shave her head for charity

Basildon Hospital worker Dee to shave her head for charity

Samantha Parker

Have you seen Samantha, missing from her home in Canvey?

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Pitsea man rushed to hospital after 10ft ladder fall

Pitsea man rushed to hospital after 10ft ladder fall

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Have you seen Klaudia Sokolowska?

Police renew appeal for missing Suffolk teenager who may be in Southend

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Found - Stevie Ryan

UPDATED: Police search for missing Southend woman - FOUND

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New band on the scene – hard rockers White Raven Down played their first gig at Chinnery’s in June

My mum’s friend played me Black Sabbath...I’ve been hooked ever since

Union dispute delays start of all-night Tube service

Union dispute delays start of all-night Tube service

Blogger who harassed family of murdered Lee Rigby avoids prison

Blogger who harassed family of murdered Lee Rigby avoids prison

Man charged with threatening shop owner with knife

Man charged with threatening shop owner with knife

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Three men will appear at Southend Magistrates Court

Three men charged over suspected kidnapping

Have you seen Paul Whiting?

Police appeal for help to find prolific shoplifter

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Persimmon homes is seeking to build 265 houses on land south of the farm

Campaigners ready for next stage of green belt battle.

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Art pieces include a landscape of Basildon's Plotlands in the 1940s

A closer look at Essex's multi-million pound hidden art stash

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Ten tonne straw pile catches fire

Ten tonne straw pile catches fire

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Back in action – the green-keeping team at Thorpe Hall golf course with general manager Keith Sims and European Tour pro Matthew Southgate

Pro golfer runs for cover after lightning storm hits Thorpe Hall Golf Club

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Have you seen missing man Mark?

Have you seen missing man Mark?

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Dolphin swim will mean Richard's dreams come true

Dolphin swim will mean Richard's dreams come true

Friends and family of Brad Arthur get ready for the big game. Front row (centre) friend Cassie Taiani, Brad’s girlfriend Jennie Burke and his brother Mitch Arthur. Inset left: Brad. Inset right: Archie

Tottenham Hotspur to play Legends match in memory of tragic Bradley Arthur

What will the weather be like this August Bank Holiday? History suggests a close call...

What will the weather be like this August Bank Holiday? History suggests a close call...

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