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Items urgently needed by local Foodbank

Posted: 16.05.21 by The Editor Local News



A CHARITY that collects and distributes food and essential items to those in need in the Wickford and wider area is in urgent need of some items. [...

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Campaigners welcome news that sale of green space may be blocked but they will battle on just in case

Posted: 15.05.21 by The Editor Local News



CAMPAIGNING residents in Wickford have spoken of their delight after the newly elected leader of Basildon Council announced the authority was minded t...

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Police release pictures of man wanted in connection with indecent exposure on train

Posted: 14.05.21 by The Editor Local News



POLICE officers investigating an indecent exposure offence on-board a train travelling from Basildon to London have released images in connection with...

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Woman who ignored warning over fly-tipping is fined

Posted: 14.05.21 by The Editor Local News



A WOMAN who dumped 13 bags of soil and a garden gate near her own home has been prosecuted. Mandi Smith, 43, of The Willows, Basildon, appeared at ...

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Another weekend-long A13 closure

Posted: 13.05.21 by The Editor Local News



THE A13 will once again be closed in both directions over the coming weekend with significant traffic diversions in place. Carriageways between the...

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Prolific thieves barred from wide range of shops

Posted: 12.05.21 by The Editor Local News



TWO thieves have been barred from entering a wide range of shops in Basildon and Wickford. Essex Police’s Business Crime Team have protected bu...

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Tories set to take axe to town centre plans

Posted: 11.05.21 by The Editor Local News



ONE of the lynchpin programmes of Basildon’s ousted Labour-Independent alliance is about to the downgraded – and may even be scrapped altogether. ...

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Young mum Genna leads the way - others can apply to follow in her footsteps

Posted: 11.05.21 by The Editor Local Features



A YOUNG mum from Basildon has taken centre stage to highlight a new programme supported by Amazon that helps women break new ground in their careers. ...

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Before a special day dawns angel Angelin tells why nursing is so special for her

Posted: 11.05.21 by The Editor Local News



A NURSE from Basildon Hospital has marked International Nurses’ Day, which takes place tomorrow (Wednesday, May 12) marking the birth date of Floren...

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County set will be reaching for the stars says new leader

Posted: 11.05.21 by The Editor Local News



THE man set to become the new leader of Essex County Council (ECC) has vowed to "reach for the stars" after unveiling his proposed cab...

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