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Injured hero builds a new career

A CANVEY soldier whose life was changed forever in Afghanistan is building for his future by starting a course at South Essex College.
Alex Stringer lost both legs and his left arm after stepping on to a Taliban improvised explosive device wh... read on

LEIGH North Street Junior School has been judged good by Ofsted inspectors just 14 months after it received an inadequate rating. read on...
ESSEX Police is being investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) after a 16-year-old-boy was strip searched in the back of an unmarked police van. read on...
Pic by Martin Dalton saved as train FUN: The picturesque Epping to Ongar railway line with Alex Wilde

FOR one weekend in September, families and friends, enthusiasts and anyone with an interest in railways can see and ride on an historic tube train which will once again be operating to and from Ongar. read on...

MALDON has won a prize in Anglia in Bloom 2014. read on...





Oxford exam frustrates Blues

Southend United’s winless run frustratingly stretched to five games as lowly Oxford United fought back to earn a share of the spoils in front of a disgruntled Roots Hall crowd.

After witnessin... read on

STRUGGLING Chelmsford City put their recent Vanarama Conference South problems behind them to record their first home league win of the season with an... read on
Southend climbed into fourth spot after picking up maximum points at struggling York on Saturday.

Myles Weston, Kevan Hurst and Jack Payne wer... read on

TWO goals in a sensational opening seven minutes helped West Ham United end their home hoodoo and set them on the way to a noteworthy3-1 Barclays Prem... read on
Johnstone's Paint Trophy, Southern Area, 1st Round

Southend only had themselves to blame after crashing out of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy at... read on



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