Daily Gazette & Essex Standard


Plantswoman FIONA EDMOND, who owns the award-winning Green Island Gardens in Ardleigh, shares her gardening tips. Today the topic is the changing colours of Hydrangeas
Posted: July 22, 2018, 4:00 am
BOSSES at an electricity company have apologised after people all over Colchester were hit with power cuts.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:55 pm
School pupils and staff are celebrating after £1,000 was raised to buy a new piece of life-saving kit
Posted: July 21, 2018, 3:00 pm
POLICE are searching for four witnesses after a motorcyclist was left fighting for his life after a serious crash.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 2:53 pm
POLICE restrained a man who was believed to be carrying a large kitchen knife in Colchester town centre.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 2:11 pm
LONG delays are being reported on the A12 after the road was blocked by a crash.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 1:33 pm
POLICE have launched a rape investigation after reports a woman was attacked.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:04 am
Colchester’s Mercury Theatre is continuing its work with young people with disabilities, thanks to further backing from a national charity.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:00 am
The Essex National Garden Scheme has been organising events all year
Posted: July 21, 2018, 11:00 am
Long-awaited Pixar sequels, nail-biting action movies and the all-female Ocean’s 8 - plenty of exciting blockbusters are arriving in cinemas over the next couple of months. So, get the popcorn ready - here are the silver-screen epics you won’t want to miss. Georgia Humphreys has the low-down.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 10:00 am
A NEW pampering experience is being offered for dogs... and even cats.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 10:00 am
THE natural disaster in Haiti in 1997 killed more than 400 people.
Posted: July 21, 2018, 9:00 am
Jacqueline Martin leaves Langenhoe Primary School to focus on family
Posted: July 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Baroness Julia Cumberlege has chaired a major review into surgical mesh
Posted: July 21, 2018, 7:00 am
Get ready for Skull Point adventure golf course, Discovery Bay and much more
Posted: July 21, 2018, 5:00 am
AN intimidating cold caller fleeced a cancer sufferer for all the change in her purse as part of a spree of dishonest salesmanship.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 5:00 pm
A cash bid needed to fund proposals put forward by Rio Ferdinand, Bobby Zamora and Mark Noble has failed
Posted: July 20, 2018, 4:00 pm
There’s plenty going on in Jaywick over the next six weeks.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 4:00 pm
Sad that you’re not going to the Edinburgh Festival this year?
Posted: July 20, 2018, 3:00 pm
FEARS have been raised about the impact of the ongoing heatwave following another field fire.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 3:00 pm
ABOUT 40 acres of stubble field is on fire in East Bergholt.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 2:11 pm
1. Little Scarlet Music Festival, Jubilee Orchard, Wilkin and Sons, Tiptree, tomorrow, 1pm to 7pm. £4, available from Wilkin and Sons Tea Shop.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 2:00 pm
FIRSTSITE art gallery is hosting a programme of holiday fun
Posted: July 20, 2018, 1:30 pm
Rapture is back in Colchester this weekend.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 1:00 pm
FIRE crews are battling a blaze after bales of hay caught fire while stacked in a transportation vehicle.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 12:08 pm
POLICE are investigating after a driver crashed their car into the wall in a busy residential street.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 12:00 pm
By Anthony Roberts, director of Colchester Arts Centre
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:00 am
A MAN who could have lost his hand in a “moment of madness” is cycling from one end of the UK to the other.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 10:00 am
PARENTS are being urged not to leave their children alone during the summer holidays unless they are certain they are mature enough to cope in an emergency.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 9:00 am
A SINGING star took a trip down memory lane by visiting his old primary school.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 8:00 am
POLICE are asking for help to find a teenager who has been missing since Saturday.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 7:19 am
A PROTECTIVE dad smashed glass into an innocent man’s face after mistakenly thinking his daughter was in his house.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 7:00 am
THIS is your town centre. Colchester is your hometown. So, please, respect it.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 6:40 am
COUNCIL leader Mark Cory has given a “cast iron” promise over the state of parts of Colchester town centre.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 5:30 am
A new plan to tackle aggressive begging could be on the cards
Posted: July 20, 2018, 5:15 am
Businesses across Essex urged to register as a water refill station
Posted: July 20, 2018, 5:00 am
THE man behind a town centre hotel has echoed calls for action against “aggressive” begging in Colchester.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 4:45 am
PARTS of Colchester town centre have become a “no-go” area for some people and businesses are suffering badly, a bar owner has warned.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 4:30 am
A teacher has been arrested on suspicion of two counts of sexual activity involving a child under 13.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 3:00 am
THREE care homes which are closing after an argument over payment will shut for the final time next week.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 6:00 pm
A lorry has caught fire on the M11.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 5:23 pm
ARSONISTS who set fire to play equipment which could cost up to £10,000 to replace have been labelled a "disgrace".
Posted: July 19, 2018, 5:00 pm
Shawn Summerfield, from Clacton, feared he'd lose his leg after spider bite
Posted: July 19, 2018, 4:45 pm
Philip Morant and The Colne will be taken over by the Sigma Trust
Posted: July 19, 2018, 4:16 pm
Perv twice filmed himself performing sex acts in alleyways fined after failing to keep police up to date with changes to his passport and bank accounts
Posted: July 19, 2018, 4:00 pm
A BRAVE girl battling a rare form of cancer has received a helping hand from generous shop workers who raffled off two guitars worth hundreds of pounds in her name.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 3:00 pm
WORKERS at Greater Anglia have accepted an offer to end the guards' dispute in an "important breakthrough" in the long-running row over driver-only trains.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 1:52 pm
FARMERS who were cleared of breaching animal health laws have told of how the “unnecessary” charges almost killed off their business.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 12:00 pm
A TWO-vehicle smash has closed a road in St Osyth this lunchtime.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 11:57 am
A COUPLE have warned homeowners to be vigilant following a surge in thefts of top-of-the-range mowers and gardening tools.
Posted: July 19, 2018, 11:00 am

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