Daily Gazette & Essex Standard


THE Battle of Britain Memorial Flight’s Lancaster bomber is not expected to take to the skies at this year’s airshow.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 11:47 am
A MAN will face court charged with breaching a sexual harm prevention order after he contacted two young children on separate occasions.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 11:30 am
A MAN accused of a campaign of harassment against his ex-partner has appeared in court.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 10:45 am
A RECORD number of referrals for child neglect have been handled by the NSPCC in Essex, new figures reveal.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 10:00 am
WANT to star in a hit reality TV show, here is now to join The Only Way Is Essex...
Posted: August 23, 2017, 9:50 am
IT has been a miserable summer with the mercury barely touching 20C.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 9:00 am
STARTLING new figures have revealed that the number of children being referred to the police and social services in Essex has more than doubled in the past five years.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 8:34 am
TV’S Mr Grumpy helps bring the curtain down on Frinton Summer Theatre’s season on Sunday.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 8:26 am
TWO women who were on a night out in Colchester were assaulted by a gang of five women. 
Posted: August 23, 2017, 8:11 am
A BIG welcome home party was held to celebrate a youngster’s miraculous recovery.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 8:00 am
POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a crash, which left two people injured, to come forward.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 7:59 am
DEMOLITION work on one of Colchester’s ugliest buildings has begun... to make way for a £30 million regeneration project.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 7:00 am
A CAR valeter has been banned from getting behind the wheel after he was caught drink-driving.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 6:00 am
COLCHESTER’S MP has called on transport bosses to extend the hours of the park and ride service for commuters.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 5:30 am
A unique population of moths facing an uncertain future have been given a new home.
Posted: August 23, 2017, 5:00 am
A COMMMUNITY leader has warned thugs who attacked a young man with a hammer their behavior will not be tolerated. 
Posted: August 23, 2017, 4:00 am
COLCHESTER Council’s plans to implement a public space protection order are proving to be as divisive.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 5:00 pm
I FEEL compelled to comment on the letter headed “It’s time councils used powers at disposal to stop travellers” published in the August 7 edition of the Gazette.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 4:00 pm
ONE of Colchester's most celebrated - and fishy - annual traditions is back again with a royal nod from the Queen.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 3:00 pm
"A number of youths had opened the doors of the train and had thrown the tortoise inside and against the carriage wall."
Posted: August 22, 2017, 2:15 pm
A CYCLIST has successfully pedalled from Wetzlar to its twin town, Colchester.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 2:00 pm
A few months ago Kodi was king, an unstoppable force in the quest for free online streaming content. 
Posted: August 22, 2017, 1:04 pm
A ROWING club is getting into the competitive spirit to raise money for a new cancer centre.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 1:00 pm
MORE than 2,000 job seekers are expected to turnout for Tendring’s fifth Jobs and Careers Fair.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 11:41 am
KINDHEARTED staff at Colchester General Hospital are using the natural goodness of fresh air to aid patients’ recovery.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 11:00 am
A FAMILY run removal business has raised hundreds of pounds for charity through fundraiser events.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 10:55 am
Travellers who pitched up on a recreation ground have been ordered to leave within 24 hours.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 10:54 am
DEAF and hard of hearing audiences will have greater access to theatre now Colchester’s most renowned venue has its own captioning unit.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 10:00 am
A MAN was stabbed after being knocked off his moped late last night, residents say.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 9:50 am
THOUSANDS turned out for the celebration of LGBT+ culture in Colchester’s first Pride event.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 9:00 am
A SEAL pup which found itself stranded on a beach in Clacton was rescued after being spotted by an off-duty seafront officer.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 8:19 am
AN oil painting originally thought to have been a fake John Constable work has been valued at £2 million.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 8:00 am
“He was screaming at me and because this had happened before I decided I couldn’t stay there - I had to go out."
Posted: August 22, 2017, 7:00 am
COLCHESTER Council plans to ban beggars from the town centre have been branded “blunt and uncompromising” by a senior clergyman.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 6:00 am
A MAN has avoided jail after hitting his dad’s neighbour four times with a bat.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 5:00 am
POLICE used emergency powers to move on travellers who set up camp in a leisure centre car park.
Posted: August 22, 2017, 4:30 am
“He swallowed the coke in a mode of panic.”
Posted: August 22, 2017, 4:00 am
CONGESTION is one of Colchester’s biggest issues because it affects everyone who lives or works here.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 6:00 pm
TWO migrant workers who were convicted of murdering British backpacker Essex University student Hannah Witheridge and fellow Brit David Miller have launched a final appeal against their sentences.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 5:00 pm
“I needed something that was going to stand out and catch peoples' eyes, so I definitely think this will do it.”
Posted: August 21, 2017, 4:00 pm
A DAUGHTER is going to new heights to fundraise for the hospital staff who are looking after her mum.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 1:00 pm
Part of the A12 and A120 will close tonight for improvement works.  
Posted: August 21, 2017, 12:54 pm
A MAN is wanted by police after exposing himself to pensioner. 
Posted: August 21, 2017, 11:10 am
Travellers have moved on to the car park at Colchester Leisure World.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 10:01 am
"DISGUSTING graffiti" depicting a swastika and Star of David has been removed from a village recreation ground. 
Posted: August 21, 2017, 9:35 am
Learner drivers taking their test from December 2017 onwards will face a revamped practical test, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has announced. Here are five key changes you'll want to know.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:42 am
Drivers are likely to spend nearly five days a year stuck in traffic and waste nearly £1,000 because of congestion, a new report has revealed.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 8:27 am
CAMPAIGNERS are calling for a bus lane to be scrapped in a bid to stop hundreds of rogue drivers taking “dangerous” U-turns every day.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 6:00 am
A FORMER taxi driver has been jailed for two years after abusing an eight-year-old girl.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 4:30 am
A MAJOR town centre roundabout could be redesigned in a bid to tackle air pollution, improve access for businesses and crack down on anti-social behaviour as road bosses gear up for traffic to increase by nearly half in the next 15 years.
Posted: August 21, 2017, 4:00 am

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