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November 25, 2016

SCHOOLS across Harlow today warned parents to be vigilant after a man exposed himself to two girls in the street.

INVESTIGATION: A man exposed himself to two school girls in Harlow yesterday

According to warning texts and notices sent out by schools across the district,...

October 6, 2016

 A gathering at the Crays Hill temple (Pic YouTube)

AN INTERNATIONAL Buddhist group has applied for permanent permission for a temple at a former five-bedroom home, just days after it emerged Basildon Council had granted a reprieve following a lengthy planning wrangle.


October 4, 2016

Three men have been arrested after police entered a warehouse in Grays, Essex, which had been occupied by travellers.

The empty industrial unit was broken in to shortly before midnight last night, Monday, October 4, and Essex Police officers were sent to the scene in...

October 4, 2016

Samata Ullah has been charged with six terrorism offences, incluidng belonging to the Islamic State (ISIS) - (File pic - YouTube)

A MAN is due to appear in court charged with terrorism offences in connection with belonging to ISIS.

Samata Ullah, 33, from Cardiff, Wales,...

September 9, 2016

PUBLIC RISK: The licence was suspended with immediate effect (file image)

BASILDON Council has suspended the licence of a cab driver after they were arrested.
The council has refused to provide details of the offence the unnamed driver is suspected of committing, but sa...

March 2, 2016

Double tragedy: Mark Woodard and wife Natasha Carsburg (Picture: Facebook)

TWO men arrested on suspicion of assault after another man died from severe head injuries have been released from police bail and are facing no further action.

Mark Woodard, 49, died in Colchest...

February 5, 2016

Skulltastic: Skeletal face scrawled on metal shutter


IT WAS a controversial move when Basildon Council and the administrators of the rundown Laindon Shopping Centre allowed graffiti artists and local teenagers to join forces to decorate the deteriorating 1960s building...

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