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"23.04.2017 10:30:00" chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk Man stabbed and hit over the head as police launch hunt for suspects Police are looking for two suspects
"23.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Ferne McCann's boyfriend Arthur Collins arrested in connection with London nightclub 'acid attack' The incident led to around 20 clubbers suffered burns after being doused with the substance on Easter Monday
"23.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Activist gives up her job to help animals She left her job in the city to try and make a difference
"23.04.2017 08:30:00" Timeline Photos We want to know what our readers think.
With just 7 weeks to prepare and with Brexit progressing…are we in danger of it becoming a one issue election?
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"23.04.2017 08:11:00" echo-news.co.uk Firefighters free woman from car after crash She was left in the care of the ambulance service
"23.04.2017 07:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Bike and skate spectacle to take over Southend town centre and seafront today It promises to be a fantastic event today!
"22.04.2017 19:00:17" echo-news.co.uk Travellers pitch up on land near housing development The site is in full view of a main road and has grown considerably since yesterday
"22.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk New puppy on Essex Police's dog unit takes his first walk Essex Police's cutest new recruit goes for his first walk
"22.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Nicola, 28, will abseil for hospital to help cause close to her heart The impressive challenge will take place at Southend hospital
"22.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Award for South Essex company's customer service Congratulations!
"22.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police warn motorists after spate of catalytic converter thefts Three were taken from vehicles in one night
"22.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Police helicopter and heavy police presence after reports of man armed with gun in village We have an update on the incident in Great Wakering last night. Anyone with information should contact police
"22.04.2017 14:11:13" brentwoodlive.co.uk Brentwood MP Sir Eric Pickles to quit as MP after 25 years Conservative former cabinet minister Sir Eric Pickles has joined the list of MPs who have said they will not be standing again in the general… Brentwood Live: Latest on Essex MP Sir Eric Pickles's decision to quit parliament
"22.04.2017 14:00:00" Timeline Photos With just 7 weeks to prepare and with Brexit progressing…are we in danger of it becoming a one issue election? What other issues should candidates be addressing in their campaigns?
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"22.04.2017 13:34:00" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Police helicopter and heavy police presence spotted in village Did you see what happened last night?
"22.04.2017 12:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Popular rafting race returns to Southend and your help is needed to make it a success THE popular Southend raft race is being resurrected and brought back to help raise vital funds for charity. Sounds brilliant. Thorpe Bay Rotary Club is doing a great job resurrecting a Southend tradition. Why not get involved? Great fun and raising money, too
"22.04.2017 12:16:59" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Road cleared after vehicle hit electricity pole The road has now been cleared
"22.04.2017 11:53:06" echo-news.co.uk Firefighters tackle garage blaze that spread into adjoining roof space Three crews were required to tackle the blaze
"22.04.2017 11:32:27" echo-news.co.uk Road closed after car hits electricity pole, causing severe delays Police are reminding motorists to drive carefully in wet conditions
"22.04.2017 11:15:00" echo-news.co.uk Morrisons issues urgent recall of green beans after customers find metal hidden inside The recall was prompted when customers discovered metal needles in their beans. Be sure to check yours
"22.04.2017 10:45:00" echo-news.co.uk A third of patients wait more than six weeks for vital cancer tests at Southend Hospital Have you been affected?
"22.04.2017 10:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Southend Independents bid to challenge Tory MPs James Duddridge and David Amess Have they got a chance on June 8?
"22.04.2017 10:15:32" echo-news.co.uk Bike and skate spectacle to take over the seafront this weekend Don't miss it! A huge event for the family in Southend tomorrow! Southend BID has done a great job organising it...
"22.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Row breaks out over rickshaw plans for the pier Some strong words were exchanged at council. Do you think this is a good idea?
"22.04.2017 09:32:12" echo-news.co.uk Brentwood MP Sir Eric Pickles to quit as MP after 25 years The former cabinet minister will not stand in the upcoming general election
"22.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk New scheme to help people with special medical needs access treatment will be rolled out It will see people with medical needs provided with a bottle to store helpful information about their condition
"22.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Trial date set for man charged with the murder of Hugh Doherty Levi Draper appeared at Chelmsford Crown Court via video link
"22.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'We have lost absolutely everything' Pregnant mum and two children left homeless after flat fire The community has rallied round to provide donations for the family
"21.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Body art business celebrates 18 years of success Well done Rob!
"21.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Domino the dog saves Archie's life everyday What an incredible story
"21.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Seven charged with new controlling behaviour laws he new controlling and coercive behaviour law made behaviour such as emotional and psychological abuse and financial control of a partner a criminal offence
"21.04.2017 16:01:46" echo-news.co.uk Paperless ticket plan from new c2c bosses David Amess sat down with c2c bosses to find out the plans
"21.04.2017 15:08:00" echo-news.co.uk Muscle-man's Las Vegas bodybuilding adventure The 60-year-old bodybuilder has his sights set on an international contest
"21.04.2017 13:53:57" echo-news.co.uk Writer Jack Monroe to stand in General Election this June It's not known which party she will stand for
"21.04.2017 12:30:00" echo-news.co.uk BREAKING: Plans to build 265 homes on green belt land THROWN OUT after three year appeal battle Three years since the appeal was lodged, a decision has been made!
"21.04.2017 12:05:38" echo-news.co.uk Conman, 39, who tricked would-be tenants spared jail He tricked tenants into paying thousands of pounds in deposits for a house he didn't own
"21.04.2017 10:58:18" echo-news.co.uk 64-year-old man knocked unconscious after being threatened with knife A 64-YEAR-OLD man was threatened with a knife before being knocked unconcious and had his wallet stolen. The man was approached by two men who threatened him with a knife
"21.04.2017 10:14:40" echo-news.co.uk Bike and skate spectacle to take over the seafront this weekend CELEBRATE the wheel in all its forms at a festival in Southend on Sunday. The seafront and town centre will be filled with shows, exhibits and activities for the whole family
"21.04.2017 09:29:08" echo-news.co.uk Inquest opened into death of gun shot victim Hugh Doherty who died at travellers site The provisional cause of death has been given as shotgun wound to the chest
"21.04.2017 09:27:34" echo-news.co.uk Inquest opened into death of gun shot victim Hugh Doherty who died at travellers site The provisional cause of death has been recorded as a shotgun wound to the chest
"21.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Experts demand urgent action to resolve ongoing dispute with Essex's chief fire officer who has been suspended for two years INDEPENDENT experts are demanding urgent action to resolve an ongoing dispute with Essex's chief fire officer who has been suspended for two… His suspension has cost the fire service more than £600,000
"21.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Teenager admits breaking into nine homes and stealing five cars Police said he worked with others to commit the burglaries - and a number of them are now behind bars
"21.04.2017 07:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Private ambulance service ordered to improve after inspectors find dirty equipment and dry blood A worrying report
"21.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Pre-school to close after nearly 20 years as hall rent DOUBLES Very sad news - parents have gathered to show their support for the nursery
"21.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Violent thug armed with a stun gun jailed for vicious attack at Mayhem nightclub Morton left the victim with permanent scars after this unprovoked attack
"21.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Sister of man shot dead 'almost had thumbs cut off' - neighbours in court over murder Levi Draper and Harriet Crittenden are both charged with attempted murder
"20.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Patients and staff set to share their first-hand experiences of the ambulance service THE ambulance service is staging a week-long social media takeover - by letting patients share their experiences first-hand. Patients will give their own accounts of the care they received from paramedics
"20.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Charities pull together to help rough sleepers as winter shelters close Homeless figures in Essex have more than doubled since 2010 according to one charity
"20.04.2017 17:56:12" echo-news.co.uk LIVE: Full Council Meeting from Southend Civic Centre All the issues and events from this evening's full meeting of Southend Borough Council Some important issues are due to be addressed at tonight's full council meeting including Queensway works and rickshaws on the Pier
"20.04.2017 17:01:00" echo-news.co.uk Retired officer spends free time installing free burglar alarms for elderly and vulnerable After years on the force, this retired police officer knows the benefit of a good alarm system
"20.04.2017 15:21:00" echo-news.co.uk Southend roads police keep seafront safe - and you can help with dash-cam footage It was a busy bank holiday for officers in Southend
"20.04.2017 14:45:03" echo-news.co.uk 'Our brother Daniel lost his life for his family', says sister of man fatally stabbed outside supermarket “It will never bring him back, but this is the best that the law of the land can do.”
"20.04.2017 14:24:17" echo-news.co.uk Mega marathon runner inspires Woodlands pupils The pupils were able to quix the runner who completed 401 marathons in 401 days
"20.04.2017 13:08:34" echo-news.co.uk Plans for golf course revamp push ahead PLANS to modernise a golf course in a bid to attract younger golfers have moved a step closer. The developers are hoping to attract younger golfers
"20.04.2017 12:05:44" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Two people in court in connection with murder of Hugh Doherty The two will appear at Chelmsford Crown Court tomorrow
"20.04.2017 11:00:08" echo-news.co.uk Vandals destroy £30k wooden fort at school The equipment has been damaged beyond repair
"20.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk School needs help converting donated double decker bus into new library They are looking for skilled volunteers. Can you help?
"20.04.2017 08:52:12" echo-news.co.uk Two people in court in connection with murder of Hugh Doherty A man and a woman are due to appear in court this morning following the death of Hugh Doherty, 45.
"20.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Unsuspecting drivers left frustrated after council hands out 69 fines over new parking restrictions The council changed the parking rules to accommodate people visiting the poppy sculpture
"20.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Club owner speaks out after reveller left with severe facial injuries in brutal knuckleduster attack Mr de Vigne said violent crime in the town is “frightening” and he is considering buying metal detectors
"20.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Traveller site is 'back to normal' after man killed by gunshot wound to the chest Here's how residents are feeling in Cranfield Park Avenue after the tragic shooting on Sunday:
"20.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Motorists face three more weeks of traffic misery thanks to manhole works on A127 Deep joy
"20.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police to review nightclub searches after 17-year-old stabbed repeatedly at party "Sadly the minority commit such dreadful offences such as the one in the Kursaal."
"20.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Residents watch in horror as van driver runs over man TWICE after brutal row Within minutes the road was closed off for an hour while two police cars and three ambulances sped to the scene
"19.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police hunt for man in connection with hit and run outside Sugar Hut Detectives are appealing to the public for help
"19.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Record breaking runner wears full snowboarding kit for Sunday's London Marathon Good luck Matthew
"19.04.2017 18:18:00" echo-news.co.uk 25 YEARS: Joram Bakumanya behind bars for savage attack on man trying to protect his niece Det Insp Al Pitcher: "Joram Bakumanya is a very dangerous and callous individual who had armed himself earlier in the day and then committed a savage attack."
"19.04.2017 18:02:00" echo-news.co.uk 'If I was on duty I would arrest them' Officer reacts to dash-cam footage of boy racers doing 100mph Shocking...
"19.04.2017 17:47:49" echo-news.co.uk BBC Two hunts for engaged couples to spend time Alone with the In-Laws for new series BBC TWO is on the look-out for couples to take part in a new series of Alone with the In-Laws. Fancy giving it a go?
"19.04.2017 14:17:09" echo-news.co.uk Man, in his 60s, airlifted to hospital after suffering serious injuries in ladder fall He was treated for a head and back injury
"19.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Parents' relief over top school choices Almost nine out of ten children have been offered their first choice
"19.04.2017 12:38:00" echo-news.co.uk School warns parents about potentially deadly online 'suicide challenge' Have you heard of this disturbing new 'game'?
"19.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'Polls didn't think Trump would win, but he did...' The former Basildon MP thinks Labour could upset the odds...
"19.04.2017 11:43:52" echo-news.co.uk Coker ready to return for Blues' big clash at Shrewsbury BEN Coker is ready to return for Southend United's crunch clash at Shrewsbury Town on Saturday. Boost for Blues ahead of Saturday's huge game
"19.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Harvey the dog miraculously rescued after five days in a badger sett Two eagle-eyed youngsters spotted Harvey in the badger sett
"19.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'We'll fight on over Lower Thames Crossing proposals' vow campaigners amid meeting calls The action group believes it has grounds for an appeal against the latest decision
"19.04.2017 09:59:03" echo-news.co.uk Man who stabbed dad to death outside supermarket handed life sentence THE killer of Vange man will serve a minimum of 25 years behind bars. He will serve a minimum of 25 years behind bars
"19.04.2017 09:01:20" echo-news.co.uk Man suffers serious facial injuries after being punched in face with knuckle-duster Police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward
"19.04.2017 08:59:38" echo-news.co.uk Police want to reunite this lost football trophy with its owner A TROPHY was discovered by police hidden in bushes. Do you recognise this trophy? Police are trying to reunite it with its owner
"19.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Police investigating circumstances after woman left seriously injured by fall from balcony More information on the incident in Craylands yesterday morning
"19.04.2017 07:36:00" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Fire crews tackle shed fire Fire crews tackle shed blaze in back garden
"19.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Court action to start today as council battles to evict travellers from public land 11 caravans pulled up here - the occupants have been given 24 hours to leave
"19.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Three violent thugs sent to prison for their roles in brutal late night attacks In one incident, a man was smashed over the head with a bottle of wine causing grievous bodily harm
"19.04.2017 05:10:00" echo-news.co.uk Dad of severely premature son thanks charity for 'saving' his family with Marathon effort Inspiring, uplifting. Some good news to start the day
"19.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Carjacker armed with crowbar forces teens out of Ford Fiesta and drives off with it A terrified witness said the boy 'jumped on the bonnet of the car' and started punching the windows
"19.04.2017 04:52:00" echo-news.co.uk Landmark statue of Queen Victoria gets her stolen finger back The renovated statue looks great
"19.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Quick-thinking heroes save two young children from burning building One said: "The lady whose flat was on fire was shouting 'my babies, my babies' over and over again."
"19.04.2017 00:10:00" echo-news.co.uk Popular rafting race returns to Southend and your help is needed to make it a success Sounds like fun. Why not get involved and raise cash at the same time?
"18.04.2017 23:24:00" echo-news.co.uk Council pays out £2.1million over pothole damage claims More than £2m paid out...but where are the worst potholes in south Essex?
"18.04.2017 23:00:16" echo-news.co.uk Ferne McCann urges wanted boyfriend to contact police over nightclub acid attack
"18.04.2017 22:40:47" echo-news.co.uk Blues fans offered free travel and discounted tickets for big game with Shrews Good news...
"18.04.2017 22:35:08" echo-news.co.uk Robbers smash car's windows and force teenager to get out before they drive off Terrifying
"18.04.2017 22:33:11" echo-news.co.uk Mum's 'thank you' to fundraisers who still pull together to honour her son who died of cancer So many rally to keep Danny's name alive...
"18.04.2017 21:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Eddie, 18, takes over as Youth Mayor of Southend Meet the town's new Youth Mayor
"18.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Dad of severely premature son thanks charity for 'saving' his family with Marathon effort Henry, six, spent the first five months of his life in neonatal intensive care - now his dad is running the Marathon for The Sick Children's Trust
"18.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk The driving test is changing - here are five things you need to know There are some big changes on the way for learners - what do you think of the new test?
"18.04.2017 18:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Mum's 'thank you' to residents who still pull together to honour her son who died of cancer Danny was just 11 when he lost his battle against brain and spinal cancer
"18.04.2017 18:15:00" echo-news.co.uk Shopping centre evacuated after car fire Here's what happened at the Eastgate Centre:
"18.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Peyton is star of Wissper show as Peggy the penguin Peyton's voice is also used in the talking toys from the show
"18.04.2017 17:33:59" echo-news.co.uk Owners plea for help to find beloved Bruno Bruno has been missing since February 4
"18.04.2017 17:29:04" echo-news.co.uk Brown: Rio was very complimentary about Blues Rio Ferdinand was at the match on Easter Monday
"18.04.2017 16:26:18" echo-news.co.uk Man in his 60s dies after collapsing at crown court Very sad news - our thoughts are with this man's family.
"18.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Dad gives back to special charity which helped his young daughter through brain tumour battle An incredible cause
"18.04.2017 15:45:17" echo-news.co.uk Man and woman arrested in connection with shooting of Hugh Doherty at traveller site Police have identified the man shot dead in Wickford yesterday as Hugh Doherty - two people have been arrested
"18.04.2017 15:21:00" echo-news.co.uk Man left with fractured eye socket after being punched in the head and knocked out in street attack A vicious assault - contact police on 101 if you have any information
"18.04.2017 13:30:00" echo-news.co.uk More travel for patients as blood test service set to relocate next month Blood tests are moving OUT of Wickford
"18.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Council pays out £2.1million over pothole damage claims Ouch - has a pothole ever left you with a car repair bill?
"18.04.2017 12:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Parked car is destroyed in country road blaze The car was completely alight by the time firefighters arrived
"18.04.2017 11:59:06" echo-news.co.uk Police cordon off house after woman 'fell from a height' The woman was rushed to hospital
"18.04.2017 11:02:31" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Shocking moment boy racers speed past off duty detective Boy racers have been giving residents round here sleepless nights
"18.04.2017 10:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Are Southend United's plans to move from Roots Hall to Fossetts Farm finally taking shape? It looks like the move could be one step closer
"18.04.2017 10:24:19" echo-news.co.uk May calls snap General Election BREAKING:
"18.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Seafront flooded by thousands of bikers for unauthorised bike meet What did you think of the unofficial event going ahead?
"18.04.2017 09:38:54" echo-news.co.uk Three arrested and 12 investigated for careless driving at Southend's unofficial Shakedown THREE people were arrested during a road policing operation yesterday in Southend, as well as 12 people who are being investigated for… The majority of bikers taking part were well behaved and genuine bike enthusiasts
"18.04.2017 09:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Two arrested after police pursuit ends in car crash Two men jumped out and ran off but were tracked down by dog units
"18.04.2017 09:03:39" echo-news.co.uk Record numbers of parents secure first choice school A RECORD number of children will start at the primary school of their parents choice this Septembers, figures show. Morning! Although this is great news for most parents, some will be feeling disappointed today. How did your child get on? Get in touch email@example.com 01268 469294
"18.04.2017 08:59:20" echo-news.co.uk Police cordon off house after emergency incident Hope everyone is OK - more updates here
"18.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Fraudster who pretended to be seriously ill to con pensioners out of cash is jailed Malyon would beg for a train fare on people's doorsteps, claiming he had just had a diabetic fit and needed to get home
"18.04.2017 07:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Family who were trapped in smoke-logged flat rescued safely after fire broke out in flat below The two adults and a child were kept calm by the emergency operator on the phone
"18.04.2017 07:24:03" echo-news.co.uk Two vehicle crash partially blocks busy road A TWO vehicle collision is partially blocking a busy road. Avoid the road if you can
"18.04.2017 07:19:46" echo-news.co.uk Teen robbed of his car at Festival Leisure Park The man smashed the windows of the car before forcing the owner out and driving off
"18.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Landmark statue of Queen Victoria gets her stolen finger back at last "She is back pointing again with the authority we know and love!"☝️
"18.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Man who pulled child to the floor and stamped on her head is spared jail The 35-year-old brutally attacked the girl the day after Boxing Day
"18.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police 'not linking' rape and sexual assault after women aged 18 and 20 attacked over Easter weekend Please be vigilant if you go out in this area at night
"18.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Teen appears in court charged with inflicting 'life-changing injuries' in Kursaal stabbing Horrific - the court heard how the victim “sustained eight to 12 stab wounds to his back and his front”
"18.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Horrified neighbours 'heard screams and gunshots' as man shot dead on his doorstep Neighbours have spoken about the brutal attack which left a man dead and his sister seriously injured
"17.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Egg-cellent! Generous fundraisers donate more than 1,000 Easter eggs What a fantastic gesture!
"17.04.2017 19:31:38" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Road cleared after lorry drove wrong way round busy roundabout Two hours later...all clear
"17.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Street pastors to be launched in Rayleigh The hope is this will help tackle antisocial behaviour after dark
"17.04.2017 18:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Popular rafting race returns to Southend and your help is needed to make it a success THE popular Southend raft race is being resurrected and brought back to help raise vital funds for charity. Organisers are urging people to get involved
"17.04.2017 18:00:02" echo-news.co.uk Road partially blocked after lorry drives wrong way round busy roundabout Might be best to avoid the area while officers resolve the situation
"17.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Bold new policing plan could see council pay staff to volunteer as police officers What do you think of these plans?
"17.04.2017 16:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Brawl erupts at Bluewater as 'paedophile hunters' confront man suspected of grooming 14-year-old A Facebook Live video showed one of the group ask the suspect “You're here to meet a child for sex, yeah?”
"17.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Former gang member hoping to use alternative education to steer kids away from crime A FORMER gang member is hoping to introduce “alternative education” to steer vulnerable youngsters away from a life of crime. Gavin uses his first-hand experience of drug dealing, stabbings and shootings to educate pupils, teachers and even police officers
"17.04.2017 15:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Community call council 'at risk of coming across as anti-disability' because of a lack of facilities in the town They claim there is a lack of facilities for the disabled in the town centre
"17.04.2017 14:28:46" echo-news.co.uk WARNING UPSETTING VIDEO - Video shows teenage girl brutally attacked in park Horrific footage - the 12-year-old girl is now scared to leave her home
"17.04.2017 14:06:13" echo-news.co.uk UPDATE: 32-year-old man arrested on suspicion of rape after alleyway attack THERE are reports that an alleyway, just off Southend High Street, has been taped off. A 32-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of rape
"17.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man given caution over cannabis find He claimed the plants were for personal use
"17.04.2017 13:13:54" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Dozens of bikers congregate at seafront as part of unofficial biking event Bikers have arrived in Southend for the unofficial Shakedown event:
"17.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police satisfied with Basildon nightclub security after spate of violence The incidents happened at clubs in Festival Leisure Park
"17.04.2017 12:02:30" echo-news.co.uk LIVE: Man shot dead and woman stabbed - live updates from the scene We have updates from the police press conference held moments ago
"17.04.2017 11:57:32" Afternoon! Has anyone on Canvey been affected by the late night boy-racers? If so, get in touch! Sean.firstname.lastname@example.org 01268 469294
"17.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Woman brands Basildon Council's plans to invest £20,000 in building a dog agility course as 'ridiculous' Margaret feels the money could be better spent on something else. Do you agree?
"17.04.2017 10:17:27" echo-news.co.uk LIVE: Man shot dead and woman stabbed - live updates from the scene A murder investigation has been launched after a 45-year-old man was shot dead and a woman was stabbed multiple times in Wickford. First photos and reaction from the scene
"17.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Alleyway in high street sealed off by police We will bring you more on this when we get it
"17.04.2017 09:35:31" echo-news.co.uk LIVE: Man shot dead and woman stabbed - live updates from the scene A murder investigation has been launched after a 45-year-old man was shot dead and a woman was stabbed multiple times in Wickford. A murder investigation has been launched after a 45-year-old man was shot dead in Wickford last night - follow our live updates here:
"17.04.2017 09:34:00" echo-news.co.uk Police presence and parking prohibited on part of seafront as precaution for unofficial biking event The police presence is already in place
"17.04.2017 08:48:47" echo-news.co.uk Murder investigation launched after man shot dead and woman stabbed multiple times The incident happened late last night
"17.04.2017 08:44:50" echo-news.co.uk 15-year-old boy missing from home - have you seen him? Please share and help find Mason
"17.04.2017 08:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Anger over Queensway underpass plans in £300m estate revamp in Southend What do you think of the plans?
"17.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 18-year-old man arrested in connection with stabbing at Kursaal He will appear in court this morning
"17.04.2017 07:41:10" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: A127 reopened after closure due to 'serious fire' at Fairglen Interchange Emergency services have closed a section of a major arterial road due to what has been described as a serious fire. The road is now reopened. We are still waiting for details from the fire service.
"17.04.2017 06:51:25" echo-news.co.uk A127 closed due to 'serious fire' at Fairglen Interchange The road has been closed for at least 3 hours
"16.04.2017 21:53:23" echo-news.co.uk WATCH: Billericay fine O'Hara two weeks wages following fan bust-up BILLERICAY Town manager Glenn Tamplin has fined Jamie O'Hara two weeks wages and says he will be sacked for similar indiscretions after he was…
"16.04.2017 19:15:00" echo-news.co.uk Picture gallery from Blues' win at Chesterfield PICTURE gallery from Southend United's 4-0 win at Chesterfield. Take a look at our picture gallery here
"16.04.2017 19:03:42" echo-news.co.uk Blues boss Brown calls for bumper crowd against MK Dons Let's hope for a big turnout tomorrow
"16.04.2017 15:31:31" echo-news.co.uk Three people suffer minor injuries after two-car crash in Laindon Three people suffered minor injuries after two cars crashed in Laindon. Do you remember seeing this crash?
"16.04.2017 14:15:53" echo-news.co.uk Southend Council suspends parking bays along section of seafront to pre-empt bikers coming to unofficial Shakedown event Southend Council have closed all parking spaces on a section of the seafront to pre-empt thousands of bikers attending an unofficial Shakedown… The council is still expecting thousands of bikers to come to Southend tomorrow and is concerned for their safety
"16.04.2017 13:27:29" echo-news.co.uk Man arrested after PCSO 'assaulted' in shop row POLICE arrested a man on suspicion of assaulting a PCSO after a disturbance in a shop. The man was allegedly dragged out of Marks and Spencer
"16.04.2017 12:38:33" echo-news.co.uk KitKat Bites allergy alert A NATIONAL allergy alert has been declared over a batch of KitKat Bites made by confectioner Nestlé. Be careful those of you with a nut allergy
"16.04.2017 10:04:00" echo-news.co.uk Need help from your GP? Get online... HEALTH bosses are urging resident to use GP online services across Basildon, Brentwood, Billericay and Wickford to help people better manage their… Giving the nightmare of getting an appointment, is this a good way forward?
"16.04.2017 09:49:49" echo-news.co.uk UPDATE: Boy, 17, is no longer in a life-threatening condition after being stabbed at party at the Kursaal - 18-year-old arrested on suspicion of attempted murder A 17-year-old boy was fighting for his life after he was stabbed at a party in the Kursaal in Southend just after 1am on Saturday. We have an update on yesterday's stabbing. Thankfully the 17-year-old boy, who is from Basildon, is no longer in a life-threatening condition. He is still seriously ill in hospital.
"16.04.2017 09:37:00" echo-news.co.uk They did it! Charlie and Bandit finish Hadrian's Wall challenge Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock The inseparable pair were raising money in memory of Charlie's mum and finished the challenge in three and a half days
"16.04.2017 09:12:48" echo-news.co.uk When are supermarkets open this Easter bank holiday weekend Easter Weekend is almost upon us, which will mean four days of freedom - for most. Just in case you need those last-minute Easter eggs...if there are any left! Happy Easter everyone!
"16.04.2017 09:10:00" echo-news.co.uk Cox: Time for Blues to embrace the play-off pressure Keep pushing for the play-offs, Blues
"16.04.2017 08:48:02" echo-news.co.uk WATCH: O'Hara involved in fan altercation as Billericay's play-off hopes plummet at Leatherhead BILLERICAY Town midfielder Jamie O'Hara was involved in an altercation with a Leatherhead supporter following this afternoon's 3-2 defeat in…
"16.04.2017 08:33:22" echo-news.co.uk Developer's plans for 9 new flats in Crays Hill A DEVELOPER has revealed its latest plans to bulldoze an MOT centre to make way for a block of flats. What do you make of these plans?
"15.04.2017 15:36:13" echo-news.co.uk RSPCA wants to find the person responsible for dumping 14 dead geese in a ditch THE RSPCA is searching for the person responsible for dumping 14 dead geese in a ditch by the side of the road. The poor geese.. Somebody must know something!
"15.04.2017 14:55:00" echo-news.co.uk 'Parents asked to make regular donations to child's school' Are you regularly asked for donations? If not, would you be willing to do it given the cuts many schools will have to impose?
"15.04.2017 13:35:00" echo-news.co.uk Bikers urged to stay away from unauthorised rally in Southend BIKERS planning to take part in an unauthorised rally in Southend are being urged to stay away from the town. It's due to take place on Easter Monday
"15.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Hospital to hold information event about inflammatory bowel diseases Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock People with the conditions can find out more information and advice on how to manage them at the event
"15.04.2017 12:09:58" echo-news.co.uk KitKat Bites allergy alert A NATIONAL allergy alert has been declared over a batch of KitKat Bites.
"15.04.2017 12:05:00" echo-news.co.uk 10,000 LED street lights installed in Essex helping to save taxpayers £600,000 per year There's also been a 15 per cent reduction in faulty street lights across Essex
"15.04.2017 11:31:00" echo-news.co.uk Readers' letters: So angry at police response as my mum was targeted by rogue trader A LIVELY collection of letters ranging from Essex Police response to rogue traders, parking fees in Southend and the current congestion on south… Have you had problems with the police?
"15.04.2017 11:08:17" echo-news.co.uk POLICE APPEAL: Teenager knocked unconscious and sexually assaulted in Southend underground car park Can you help? Police are looking for potential witnesses
"15.04.2017 10:45:00" echo-news.co.uk Blues boss Brown: Win at Chesterfield sends out a message Phil Brown: “My job is to get this club promoted and with a performance like that we have a chance"
"15.04.2017 10:10:00" echo-news.co.uk Learner drivers will have to use a sat nav in their test Learner drivers face radical changes to the practical test. Find out here what you'll have to do...
"15.04.2017 09:52:55" echo-news.co.uk Boy, 17, fighting for life after being stabbed at party - 18-year-old arrested on suspicion of attempted murder A 17-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was stabbed at a party in The Kursaal in Southend just after 1am today. How awful, we hope that the boy makes a full recovery. Can you help police with their appeal?
"15.04.2017 09:41:31" echo-news.co.uk Travellers pitch up camp on farmer's land near A127
"15.04.2017 08:35:38" echo-news.co.uk Police help celebrate passover in community POLICE officers met with the Jewish community on Canvey to join in with the Passover celebrations. Police met with enthusiastic children and their parents on Canvey
"14.04.2017 21:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'I help others in pain after my diagnosis' A WOMAN who suffers from a debilitating condition has spoken out in a bid to urge others to seek help. She suffers from a debilitating condition and has spoken out about it
"14.04.2017 19:02:00" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Penny pincher! Patrols stepped up after man 'uses magnet on stick to take coins from wish pond' What a cheek!
"14.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Members of a gym that suddenly folded will 'get their money back' The owner of a woman-only gym that closed suddenly after bailiffs seized goods has allayed concerns that residents who have paid for an annual… Were you a member of the gym?
"14.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Match report: Chesterfield 0, Southend United 4 Fantastic achievement for Blues
"14.04.2017 17:38:46" echo-news.co.uk Teenager knocked unconscious and sexually assaulted in underground car park Sounds horrific. Can you help police? They're looking for witnesses
"14.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk More grammar places for the working class Grammar schools will take on more pupils from working class and disadvantaged backgrounds...sparking a mixed reaction in south Essex. Do you think grammar schools should take more pupils from working class and disadvantaged backgrounds?
"14.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Dinosaurs prove to be really big hit at Basildon fun day DINOSAURS made visitors jump, scream and laugh at a one-of-a-kind fun day. Hundreds of people turned out for the fun day and were wowed by the dinosaurs
"14.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Hotspots of crime highlighted in new report by police The report has revealed hotspots across the borough
"14.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Crackdown on rogue traders is launched POLICE officers are determined to crack down on rogue traders plaguing vulnerable residents by giving advice to banks and checking vans and… Officers are determined to crack down on rogue traders targeting the elderly and vunerable
"14.04.2017 11:03:14" echo-news.co.uk Cash injection for extra patrols at crime hotspot SIX extra officers will be drafted in to patrol a crime hotspot after three people were robbed by a gang of youths. Three people have already been robbed by a gang of youths
"14.04.2017 09:43:19" echo-news.co.uk Gang of 5 'rob man in toilets of bar' His gold chain was stolen
"14.04.2017 09:11:00" echo-news.co.uk Blues facing defensive crisis for crucial clash at Chesterfield Ouch! Blues could be down to one fit defender in clash with Chesterfield
"14.04.2017 09:08:08" echo-news.co.uk Raging blaze 'completely destroys' four derelict terrace houses near Southend seafront Updated with pictures
"14.04.2017 08:28:39" echo-news.co.uk Row breaks out over delays to A127 works Row between Southend Council and National Grid. Meanwhile, we continue to suffer from the delays
"14.04.2017 07:59:03" echo-news.co.uk UPDATE: Boy airlifted to hospital after collision in Westcliff sparking police appeal for witnesses A BOY had to be airlifted to hospital this evening after a collision on a busy road, eyewitnesses say. We've added fresh pictures of the scene. Meanwhile, the 13-year-old is still in a critical condition :-(
"14.04.2017 07:10:00" echo-news.co.uk Staff devastated by break-in at day centre for adults with learning disabilities How could they?
"14.04.2017 07:07:33" echo-news.co.uk Raging blaze 'completely destroys' derelict terrace houses Firefighters were called to reports of a fire involving derelict properties in Southchurch Avenue, Southend. Investigations are underway to establish the cause of this massive fire
"14.04.2017 06:39:46" echo-news.co.uk Tributes are paid to homeless 'hero' Alan TOUCHING tributes have poured in after a homeless man, known as “the life and soul of the streets”, sadly passed away following a heart… RIP :-(
"14.04.2017 06:10:00" echo-news.co.uk Man appears in court charged over death of couple in Basildon crash
"14.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk TV's Amy Childs chats Essex memories and impending motherhood She shot to fame on The Only Way Is Essex in 2010 and is now worth £5m. Amy Childs chats with Katy Pearson about Essex memories and impending… Find out what Amy's favourite Essex story is!
"14.04.2017 05:10:00" echo-news.co.uk PICTURES: Young photographer captures stunning images of new Wave of poppies Have you been yet? A wonderful tribute right here in south Essex. Definitely worth a visit
"14.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Row breaks out over delays to A127 works Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock The roadworks won't be completed until September
"13.04.2017 21:00:00" echo-news.co.uk The Horrors to support rockers Depeche Mode SOUTHEND band The Horrors have confirmed they will be supporting Depeche Mode. Will you be going to see them?
"13.04.2017 20:31:21" echo-news.co.uk UPDATE: Boy airlifted to hospital after collision in Westcliff Updated. Eyewitnesses say boy was airlifted to hospital
"13.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk It's coming...love it or loathe it... a second Lower Thames Crossing is on its way to Thurrock SO, a new Thames Crossing is coming to Thurrock. What are your thoughts on the new crossing?
"13.04.2017 19:45:00" echo-news.co.uk Collymore coming back to Southend It's 25 years since he left!
"13.04.2017 19:15:21" echo-news.co.uk When are supermarkets open this Easter bank holiday weekend Easter Weekend is almost upon us, which will mean four days of freedom - for most. Just in case you need those last-minute Easter eggs...
"13.04.2017 19:02:48" echo-news.co.uk UPDATE: Boy reportedly air lifted to hospital after collision SERIOUS traffic is building after a collision on a busy road. We hope he is ok
"13.04.2017 17:40:54" echo-news.co.uk Council preparations for Easter weekend including warning over possible unlicensed biking event WITH fair weather forecast and the potential of a large unlicensed biking event coming to the town, Southend Council, its parking contractors Apcoa,… The council are urging bikers not to take part in the potentially unsafe biking event
"13.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk £30k of equipment stolen from garage The fishing coach used the equipment to teach youngsters
"13.04.2017 16:48:18" echo-news.co.uk Emergency services on scene at crash SERIOUS traffic is building after a collision on a busy road. Traffic is building quickly
"13.04.2017 16:30:26" echo-news.co.uk Easter weekend is fast approaching - here's the forecast for Essex LAST weekend saw the hottest temperatures of the year so far, but the weather for Easter weekend is not looking quite so sunny in Essex. Temperatures won't be quite as hot as last weekend
"13.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Columnist Katy Pearson: Being a mummy is wonderful...but being a new mum can be lonely Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Support from my NCT gang has really helped me get through the last few months
"13.04.2017 14:06:22" echo-news.co.uk Man hit in face and robbed of wallet by man who asked for the time A man was hit in the face by a man who asked for the time and then stole his wallet. We hope this man is ok
"13.04.2017 14:00:01" echo-news.co.uk £30k of equipment stolen from garage AN angling coach spoke of his anger after £30,000 worth of equipment used to teach youngsters was stolen from a garage. The owner is hoping someone will come forward with information so he can be reunited with his equipment
"13.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Lisa says big thank you to her doctor...16 years later! A DIABETIC mother who needed extra care during her pregnancies has reunited with the consultant who looked after her - 16 years later. The patient reunited with her consultant after sending him a thank you on Twitter
"13.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Fraudsters steal mail from families' homes RESIDENTS living on a main road told how they have been targeted by mail thieves posing as private delivery men. Residents have been trying to confront the fraudsters
"13.04.2017 11:30:25" echo-news.co.uk Family so grateful for all the tributes to much-loved Shoebury councillor THE family of popular councillor Mike Assenheim, who died last week, have paid tribute to him. Tributes have poured in after popular councillor Mike Assenheim, pictured right, died suddenly last week.
"13.04.2017 10:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Addict jailed after attacking his friend and snatching £920 from a woman in Barclays The court heard how Sullivan, who has 22 convictions for 84 offences, has since “found his faith” while in prison
"13.04.2017 10:16:48" echo-news.co.uk Tommy the tortoise has been found and reunited with farm staff A TORTOISE which was feared stolen from a farm in Hadleigh has been found safe and well. Good news - Tommy the tortoise has now been found!
"13.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'Chaos' ahead as £300 million re-build of troubled estate will see roundabout scrapped What do you think of this? The plans could completely change how traffic flows through the town centre
"13.04.2017 09:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Gas firm fined £200,000 after falling pipe crushed worker's spine, leaving him paralysed Shocking - a gas pipe fell into the trench while the man was working
"13.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Plan for yellow lines along these 13 roads prompts backlash of 200 angry residents They claim they hadn't been consulted on the plans at all
"13.04.2017 08:36:53" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Five fuel tankers destroyed by huge fire on industrial estate Lorries containing more than 45,000 litres of fuel were engulfed in flames
"13.04.2017 07:23:48" echo-news.co.uk Free onboard wifi launched for c2c passengers c2c passengers can now use free WiFi during their journeys and have become the first daily commuters to London to get free access to top… What do you think of the new service? Will it make your commute more enjoyable? Comments may be printed.
"13.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk REVEALED: Here's when work could start on £125million flats development stalled by crumbling cliffs Lots of you will have happy memories of the Esplanade - it won't be around much longer
"13.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Driver who crashed into a horse in her Fiat 500 is handed a fine and points Angel the horse sadly had to be put down at the scene
"13.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Bus drivers left feeling cheated as company TEXTS them their redundancy notice "A lot of these people have families to feed, and now they don't have jobs or an income - they feel cheated."
"13.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk PICTURES: The first look inside long-awaited new vodka bar after £1million transformation Take the first look around Southend's new nightspot
"13.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Care home worker caught on CCTV mistreating patient, Hollie Turner, who died weeks later faces jail Hollie's dad said repeatedly watching the harrowing CCTV footage throughout the trial was “unbearable”
"12.04.2017 23:01:00" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Watch the horrifying near misses as railway trespassing numbers reach all time high Absolutely shocking footage
"12.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk New luxury flats are a step closer as electronic store closes its doors for good They will demolish the flat to make room for 14 luxury homes
"12.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk PICTURES: Stunning wave of poppies unveiled to honour First World War heroes Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Will you be paying a visit?
"12.04.2017 18:41:34" echo-news.co.uk Five convicted of contempt of court after breach of High Court injunction at Hovefields site Five people have been found guilty of contempt of court following the hearing.
"12.04.2017 18:12:07" We are hoping to speak to a teenage mum or someone who was a teenage mum from the Castle Point area about the support they received (or didn't receive) before and after they gave birth to their child. Comment below or email email@example.com
"12.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Disabled man realises his dream by opening retro games and toy collector's shop This is the town's first retro gaming shop
"12.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man banned from being company owner for four years after owing £110,000 to HMRC Stuart was a director of Simplex 4 Flooring
"12.04.2017 15:26:22" echo-news.co.uk Man jailed for six years for after offences including knife point robbery The offences included stealing a three-figure sum of cash during a knifepoint robbery
"12.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Members of a gym that suddenly folded will 'get their money back' One woman paid £290 before turning up to find the gym closed
"12.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk NSPCC condemns former teacher for fueling 'vile online market' by downloading child sex images “Vvulnerable young people have been seriously sexually assaulted to create these images and the crushing effects will be life-changing."
"12.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Hospital beds axed in a bid to save money 22 beds have been axed at this community hospital
"12.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Council welcomes landmark ruling to fine parents for school absences South Essex councils agree with the ruling against Jon Platt, the parent who was fined for taking his daughter to Florida in term time
"12.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Lower Thames Crossing route from Thurrock to Kent is finally confirmed and it has not gone down well What do you think of the plans?
"12.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'We need members not cash' pleads charity on brink of folding Can you help this struggling charity?
"12.04.2017 09:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Family are appealing for new information more than 20 years after Barbara went missing The brother and nephew of a woman missing for more than two decades are appealing for new information which may lead to a breakthrough in the… Today would have been Barbara's 79th birthday
"12.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Blue badge holder berated for parking in parent and child bay when there was no more disabled spots John was verbally abused by a customer in a car park
"12.04.2017 08:59:07" echo-news.co.uk REVEALED: New route from Essex to Kent is finally confirmed... and it has not gone down well Here's where the Lower Thames Crossing will be built:
"12.04.2017 08:36:32" echo-news.co.uk NHS England issues urgent warning of bogus text message scam The scam is being used to extract information from patients
"12.04.2017 08:00:30" echo-news.co.uk Dozens of fat cats fill up County Hall with £100k pay packets despite service cuts COUNCIL fat cats continue to enjoy juicy pay packets in Essex while residents are forced to tighten their belts, according to the TaxPayers'… Several officers are earning more than £200,000
"12.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Violent thug who stabbed his friend in the leg and left him crying for help is locked up Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Smith, 20, lunged out with a knife after his friend tried to stop him stealing his phone
"12.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Pervert teacher who viewed hundreds of child and animal porn pictures is SPARED jail Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Instead Gardener must sign the sex offenders register for five years
"12.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Blues kit man apologises after posting explicit online abuse aimed at ten-year-old cancer survivor Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Here's what Mr Watson has to say about the appalling Facebook comment
"12.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Two members of the same family attacked within an hour of each other when walking home from friends Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock In a bizarre coincidence, the two men were attacked by teens in two separate incidents
"12.04.2017 04:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Doorman left with fractured skull and broken nose trying to break up street brawl over 'football banter' A DOORMAN was left with a broken nose and fractured skull after running to the assistance of colleagues caught up in a street brawl sparked by… Disgusting - Mr Silva was punched in the face and knocked to the ground, where three men kicked and punched him
"12.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Clubbers warned to book licensed cabs home after two men arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting passenger TWO men who offered to give a woman a lift home were arrested on suspicion of sexual assault - and it has led to police warning clubbers to use… Terrifying – a bottle of ammonia was also found in the pair's car after they picked up the woman on the High Street
"11.04.2017 20:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Antiques enthusiast sets up shop in memory of her late mother The shop has opened in Leigh
"11.04.2017 19:30:00" echo-news.co.uk BIG CONVERSATION: We asked - should parents be fined for taking children out of school for a holiday? LAST week, Jon Platt lost his legal challenge over a £120 fine for taking his daughter out of school for a holiday…should parents be punished? This has been a hotly debated topic for many years
"11.04.2017 18:44:10" echo-news.co.uk Bobbies-on-the-beat are as in demand as ever in Corringham CONCERNS are growing within the Corringham community. Bring back Bobbies-on-the-beat! Concerns are growing about crime in this part of south Essex. Do you live there? What's your view?
"11.04.2017 17:47:58" echo-news.co.uk Have you seen this tortoise? Farm centre fears nine-year-old Tommy was STOLEN during birthday party A TORTOISE is missing and feared stolen from a farm in Hadleigh. Tommy is feared to have been stolen from the centre. Has anyone seen him?
"11.04.2017 17:36:03" echo-news.co.uk Trains cancelled after points failures TRAINS have been cancelled after points failures at Liverpool Street station. This is going to affect a lot of journeys this evening
"11.04.2017 17:04:34" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Pensioner dies after two car crash in busy road A BUSY road has been closed after a two car accident this morning. Sad news
"11.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Artist wants to work with local people to clean up beaches and create artwork with rubbish Do you think this is a good idea?
"11.04.2017 16:40:31" echo-news.co.uk Man, in 50s, 'gravely ill' after suffering cardiac arrest in massage parlour A MAN was rushed to hospital in a serious condition after suffering a cardiac arrest in a massage parlour. Thoughts are with the man and his family
"11.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Pugs, English Bulldogs and Bostons get together for group meeting Fancy meeting fellow dog owners?
"11.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Tenants in crumbling tower blocks may be added to council house waiting list when they are demolished TENANTS living in Southend's crumbling town centre tower blocks may be added to the council house waiting list when they are demolished. Southend Council's housing register currently has about 2,000 households waiting for homes
"11.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Teachers in Essex are now terrified' of being sued in 'compensation culture' Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Essex schools have paid out more than any other county in injury compensation in three years, it has emerged
"11.04.2017 13:03:57" echo-news.co.uk Pony runs loose on the A127 Watch out - there's a pony on the loose
"11.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Group celebrates getting permission to improve disabled access to beach after series of accidents A CAMPAIGN group is celebrating getting permission to improve access to Concord Beach after a series of accidents on the worn pathway. A series of accidents were caused by a worn footpath
"11.04.2017 12:20:39" Hello,
Are you a member of Gemini Gym which recently closed down in Southend High Street? If so I'd like to hear from you. Sean Axtell 01268 469294
"11.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Thief managed to grab cash from handbags after getting into a hairdressers' staff room without being noticed The thief managed to escape with around £60 after getting in through the fire exit
"11.04.2017 11:30:00" echo-news.co.uk No compensation for girl left with brain injury after birth as 'midwives could not have done more' MIDWIVES at a '“tragic” home birth during which a girl suffered a devastating brain injury “could not have done more” to ensure her safe… The girl, who was left with cerebral palsy after a home birth, will not receive a penny after a top judge ruled it was “no-one's fault”
"11.04.2017 10:57:01" echo-news.co.uk Plans submitted for new trampoline park...right next to an identical business PLANS have been drawn up to turn an empty industrial unit into a trampoline park...next door to an identical business. "To open such an identical venue next door to us in such a niche market is just crazy."
"11.04.2017 10:33:55" echo-news.co.uk First UK to China train leaves south Essex laden with containers full of British goods It left the huge DP World port and will travel through the Channel Tunnel into France and Belgium, then Germany before InterRail pull the cargo through Poland, Belarus, Russia and Kazahkstan until the train crosses to Yiwu, China
"11.04.2017 10:07:45" echo-news.co.uk READER PICTURE: Adder snake spotted in the grass Not something you see every day!
"11.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Celebrities team up for charity football match A CELEBRITY charity football match proved to be a huge success after fundraisers managed to raise thousands of pounds for charity. The teams raised more than £3,000
"11.04.2017 09:29:59" echo-news.co.uk Hundreds of domestic violence cases in Essex discontinued because victims don't want to prosecute Very worrying figures
"11.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk A Canvey councillor who fell down the stairs praises 'brilliant' emergency services Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Doreen tumbled backward down the stairs
"11.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Elderly motorist has lucky escape after crashing car into Shoebury wine shop AN ELDERLY motorist had a lucky escape yesterday morning after her car crashed in front of a convenience store. Luckily no one was hurt in the crash
"11.04.2017 07:19:35" echo-news.co.uk 'It all seems a bit of a farce' Residents left fuming after major A127 roadworks set to drag on unti Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock These works were due to end next month
"11.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Second boxing tournament forced to moved 200 miles away by police following a 'threat to life' Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Critics say moving the tournament is “nothing short of outrageous”
"11.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Grandmother desperately trying to raise £116,000 for cancer treatment has her house burgled while sh Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Absolutely disgraceful
"11.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Owner of 'dangerously out-of-control' dog who bit a woman's leg begs judge to spare the animal's life A DOG owner has begged a judge to spare his beloved pet's life after admitting it was dangerously out-of-control when it sank its teeth into a… Despite being on a metal chain, Axel the dog got loose and attacked the woman
"11.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Castle Point,Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock “Does the law not apply to travellers? Patently they don't think it does.”
"11.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Neighbours describe their horror as children 'yell and scream' as man viciously stabbed in the chest Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock “I dialled 999 because I heard the children screaming. The response from the emergency services was so quick which showed how seriously they were taking it.”
"10.04.2017 20:30:00" echo-news.co.uk PICTURES: Children enjoy plenty of fun and games at woodland centre Can you spot anyone you recognise?
"10.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk International success for amateur artist Colin Colin's watercolours have been accepted at prestigious show in Italy - for the third time
"10.04.2017 19:30:00" echo-news.co.uk How the immense tragedy of the Titanic reached Essex shores Absolutely fascinating...
"10.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Family crosses halfway mark in fundraising battle to help youngster walk unaided Ten-year-old Marcus was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at birth - now he's well on his way to walking unaided
"10.04.2017 18:02:11" echo-news.co.uk Drug dealer who refused to give up his criminal ways despite being shot in the head is jailed He's behind bars for more than four years
"10.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Campaign is launched to stop A&E shake-up POLITICIANS, unions and resident associations have joined forces to launch a campaign against a radical shake-up of hospital services. Battle lines are being drawn over the biggest changes to hospitals and healthcare in a generation. What's your view?
"10.04.2017 17:59:24" echo-news.co.uk Dog walker hits out at youths on off-road bikes who almost ran him over on playing field A terrifying ordeal...
"10.04.2017 17:15:07" echo-news.co.uk Man to take his pet ferret on 84-mile trek along Hadrian's Wall in memory of his mum Charlie will take Bandit on the longest walk of his life
"10.04.2017 16:07:45" echo-news.co.uk Giant piles of rubbish catch fire on land off A127 TWO giant piles of rubbish caught fire simultaneously next to a major road yesterday afternoon. Firefighters from across south Essex were called… The crews battled the fire for more than an hour
"10.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Works at Kent Elms junction will take until SEPTEMBER to complete after delays by utility companies The National Grid works have overrun by 13 weeks
"10.04.2017 14:30:00" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Essex Police officers fall silent to remember PC Keith Palmer A floral tribute left on top of the hearse read: “No 1 daddy”
"10.04.2017 14:12:13" echo-news.co.uk New nail bar and salon offers a little relaxation and pampering Now open for business
"10.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Learn how to track animals with trust Fancy learning how to track animals? The Essex Wildlife Trust can help!
"10.04.2017 11:49:34" echo-news.co.uk Traffic queues caused by roadworks on A130 One lane is shut for roadworks:
"10.04.2017 11:16:17" echo-news.co.uk Three people including 16-year-old boy arrested after man seriously injured in stabbing The victim was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after the stabbing last night
"10.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk PICTURES: Seaside trade booms as Southend gets hotter than Athens and Marseille Hope you all enjoyed the beautiful weather this weekend
"10.04.2017 10:32:33" echo-news.co.uk UPDATED: Car crashes into high street newsagents after elderly woman loses control of vehicle First pictures from the scene of the crash in Shoebury High Street
"10.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Dog walker hits out at youths on off-road bikes who almost ran him over on playing field Have you had to dodge bikers riding across this playing area?
"10.04.2017 09:42:58" echo-news.co.uk Car crashes into newsagents in high street We hope everyone is ok. More details to come as we get them.
"10.04.2017 09:30:48" echo-news.co.uk South Essex surgeries among worst in country, according to damning new report Worrying news - would you agree?
"10.04.2017 08:19:19" echo-news.co.uk Drug dealer who was shot in head is jailed A DRUG dealer who refused to give up his criminal ways despite being shot in the head has been jailed for more than four years. The court heard he has 19 previous convictions for 43 offences, including supplying drugs in 1995 and 2003.
"10.04.2017 07:16:28" echo-news.co.uk Train services heavily delayed by alarm being set off There could be long delays on the c2c this morning:
"10.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk New High Street pub and music venue hopes to bring back former glory days "What we're trying to do is return the Dickens to its roots as a good old-fashioned British pub"
"10.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Nursery registration to be suspended as staff 'don't know first aid' or how to spot abuse A very worrying report for this pre-school
"10.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Road rage driver who rammed scooter rider into the road is spared jail The court heard how there were "fingers and gestures from both of them" before Balderstone crashed into the scooter
"10.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Woman narrowly avoids being hit by a car after tripping on damaged bollard A driver had to screech to a halt as Julie fell into the road
"10.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police find SECOND drugs factory in 48 hours on industrial estate Just two days after £50,000 worth of drugs were found on the same estate
"09.04.2017 11:30:00" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: Fire crews tackling huge blaze with barn, tractor and 500 tonnes of hay alight FIREFIGHTERS have been called to a blaze involving a large barn, a tractor and 500 tonnes of hay. VIDEO: Firefighters have worked through the night to successfully tackle a huge blaze this morning
"09.04.2017 10:20:41" echo-news.co.uk Thieves smash through shop door and ram raid shop front with get away car in robbery spree Shocking! All in one spree
"09.04.2017 08:48:07" echo-news.co.uk Fire crews tackling huge blaze with barn, tractor and 500 tonnes of hay alight Crews have been tackling the fire since last night
"09.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Campaign launched to stop mobile petting zoo coming to town What do you think?
"08.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Cubs' show raises cash for poorly Jack CUBS have put on a mini gang show, raising more than £100 for charity. The cubs' did an impressive job fundraising
"08.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Why I put gang life behind me The former gang member grew up in a "warzone"
"08.04.2017 14:52:33" echo-news.co.uk Man shot in quiet residential street A MAN was shot in the leg in a quiet residential street last night. We hope the victim will be ok
"08.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Columnist Katy Pearson: When your baby grows out of ALL his clothes every 10 weeks you need all the help you can get A year into this parenting malarkey and while I'm still figuring A LOT of stuff out, one thing I know without question is that babies are… Babies can be a big expense but there are ways to save money
"08.04.2017 11:13:32" Timeline Photos After dad Jon Platt lost his legal challenge at the Supreme Court over a £120 fine for taking his daughter out of school for a trip to Florida…should parents be punished if their children miss school without the permission of their headteacher?
"08.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Sainsbury's staff name guide dog after £5k donation A dog-shaped collection tin has been raising money for the last two-and-a-half-years
"08.04.2017 10:56:14" echo-news.co.uk Have you seen this man? He is wanted for two burglary offences Have you seen him?
"08.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Thug jailed for slashing stranger's nose with a knife during unprovoked attack at train station He was found after the assault drunk and sitting on a child's trampoline
"07.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk This year's carnival set to be bigger and better - but it needs your support Are you excited?
"07.04.2017 19:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Boxing helps Pete to turn his life around He suffered from depression and eating problems, but is now on fighting form
"07.04.2017 19:22:04" echo-news.co.uk Blues chairman Ron: Our fans are among the best in the country SOUTHEND United chairman Ron Martin believes Blues' supporters are among the very best in the country. Blues chairman wants to repay club's fans with promotion
"07.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk New Next store set to be opened by TV star Will you be going along?
"07.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Southend composer helps autism awareness film after his own son was diagnosed with the condition The film will be entered into the Cannes, Sundance and Tribeca film festivals
"07.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Corbyn wants VAT on private school fees to fund free school meals for all primary school children What are your thoughts on this?
"07.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk TV presenter criticises Southend - and offered a tour to change his mind He said the town was a place for "single mothers"
"07.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Train company c2c is running service across Easter weekend Good news!
"07.04.2017 14:44:51" echo-news.co.uk Basildon Council applies to High Court to get travellers to comply with existing injunction A court case is expected to take place next month
"07.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk State-of-art hospice set to arrive in 2018 Work could start on the £16million hospice next year
"07.04.2017 13:06:32" echo-news.co.uk Uproar from residents after they claim they weren't properly consulted about 13 roads having parking restrictions PARKING restrictions will be re-introduced on 13 island roads...sparking uproar among residents who claim they weren't properly consulted. Restrictions were previously lifted
"07.04.2017 12:05:11" echo-news.co.uk Tesco recalls Finest crab linguine after mis-packing it as carbonara There are concerns for people with allergies:
"07.04.2017 11:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Wine shop could close after its alcohol licence is revoked by council Essex Police called on Southend Council to review its alcohol licence
"07.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Boy, 17, in court charged with being behind the wheel of an alleged stolen car He also faces charges of drink-driving
"07.04.2017 10:15:51" echo-news.co.uk Warning: don't get caught out by this scam costing people thousands One victim was a 73-year-old man from Southend
"07.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man who escaped from officers while they were arresting him told he faces a long jail term McKay admitted handling stolen goods in relation to the theft of a £10,000 Volkswagen Golf
"07.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Homeless man jailed after turning up to a police drugs raid with a baseball bat and heroin wraps More than 250 wraps of crack cocaine and heroin were found within the house being raided
"07.04.2017 07:48:07" echo-news.co.uk c2c warns of delays due to equipment failure Disruption is expected to last until 9.30am
"07.04.2017 07:41:04" echo-news.co.uk c2c warns of delays due to equipment failure TRAIN operator c2c has issued a warning of delays caused by an equipment failure. Bad news for commuters this morning
"07.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Health Trust failed to protect patient who died two days after suicide attempt Incredibly sad – the Trust failed to properly take precautions against him self-harming or committing suicide
"07.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Former grammar school music teacher charged with downloading child abuse images The 55-year-old admitted making four of the most serious category images
"07.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Two new shops are on their way to Basildon retail park after Homebase closure Work is already underway to transform Homebase into these two new units
"07.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Organised gang breaks into nearly 40 vans in just FOUR days in search of power tools The thefts have left some traders completely out of work
"07.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police put up 14 warning signs in this area to keep streets free from prostitution Residents have long been complaining about kerb-crawlers in these areas
"07.04.2017 04:30:00" echo-news.co.uk 'I'll never be the same without her', says mum after inquest rules daughter was killed by ecstasy “I feel like I've lost half of me and I just miss her so much"
"07.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'What a pair of heroes!' Quick-thinking police save dad and daughter saved from A13 inferno An incredibly lucky escape
"06.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Dog owners urged to make sure their pets are microchipped a year after introduction of compulsory chipping DOG owners are being reminded to make sure their pets' microchip details are up to date. Are you obeying the law?
"06.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police and firefighters rush to beach after packets of Second World War bullets washed up on beach Crews used "a giant skateboard" to remove the ammunition
"06.04.2017 18:30:00" echo-news.co.uk 192 homes on the way to Dry Street as second phase of 725-house development Work on 181 houses is already underway
"06.04.2017 18:15:00" echo-news.co.uk Five minutes with... Leigh actress Kierston Wareing of Eastenders She talks Leigh, roller skating and witches
"06.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Developer's cash boost for Canvey after agreement reached with council over sweetner An agreement has been reached for the new business park
"06.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk The pink house in Essex taking the internet by storm thanks to AirBnB You can spend a night here - for £1,799!
"06.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Girls are leaping ahead of boys in Southend schools Girls aged five to 16 outstrip boys in maths, reading and writing
"06.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'Awful road makes our houses shake' The potholes are apparently not a "significant safety issue"
"06.04.2017 14:28:31" echo-news.co.uk Plans to extend Southend Pier are moving forward It is hoped this will attract more people the pier
"06.04.2017 12:40:27" echo-news.co.uk Car fire shuts off A13 just after Pitsea flyover as crews tackle blaze Firefighters tackled a car on fire in the layby of the A13 just after Pitsea flyover last night. You may have experienced delays on the A13 last night because of this car on fire:
"06.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police concerned for the safety of 14-year-boy missing from home for more than a week Please keep an eye out for the youngster
"06.04.2017 11:31:33" echo-news.co.uk Fire which destroyed row of outbuildings being treated as arson Anyone with information should call police
"06.04.2017 10:48:44" echo-news.co.uk Parents CAN be fined for taking their children on holiday in term time after landmark ruling What are your thoughts on this?
"06.04.2017 10:01:00" echo-news.co.uk Music teacher admits downloading child abuse images He admitted making four of the most serious category A images
"06.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Trio appear in court charged with stealing £18,000 from a cash machine All three face seven further joint charges
"06.04.2017 08:10:24" echo-news.co.uk Family suing Southend Hospital for millions after complications during a home birth left daughter with severe disabilities A GIRL who is severely disabled after complications arose during her home birth is fighting a court battle against an Essex NHS trust for millions… One of the midwives had been working for 22 hours without any “meaningful" breaks
"06.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk REVEALED: Teen pregnancies are on the RISE in this south Essex district Which south Essex district is bucking the national trend with its teen pregnancy figures...?
"06.04.2017 06:36:23" echo-news.co.uk Dual carriageway partially blocked following crash In case you are heading this way
"06.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Boy, 15, threatened with a 'knife' and robbed of his bike by brazen gang of a dozen youths One gang member, who looked like he had a knife in his waistband, said: “Give me your bike or I will pull it out"
"06.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Neighbours help sniff out giant cannabis factory where police seized 400 plants worth £50,000 That's the second cannabis factory found on this estate in the last year
"06.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Former school teacher CLEARED of sexually assaulting a teenage girl on three occasions We can now report this case after press restrictions were lifted by the court
"06.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Over HALF of all staff at publishing firm now set to lose their jobs as company announces further redundancies Very sad news for the families involved
"06.04.2017 04:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Pregnant woman and partner in terrifying 'mistaken identity' raid as armed gang fire shot Horrific – police think the raiders were looking for a previous tenant
"06.04.2017 04:00:01" echo-news.co.uk Teenage girls, 14, suffer serious burns to their hair and faces as gas canister explodes in bonfire The explosion is said to have hit one girl “straight in the face” and another was left with “hardly any hair”
"05.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Homeless given yellow wristbands so they can claim donated food and drink from businesses What do you think of this?
"05.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'Patients will suffer' in radical NHS shake-up which will see services at South Essex hospitals merged People are concerned about having to travel long distances to get to hospitals
"05.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Booming Leigh firm defies Brexit gloom It has recently secured new contracts worth about £9million with an existing European customer
"05.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Plans move forward to celebrate 125 years of town with series of special events There are a number of great events planned
"05.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk More than 430 people have signed our petition to stop school funding cuts MPs are also supporting our cause - sign the petition here
"05.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Buckets and spades at the ready! Met Office predicts temperatures into the 20s this weekend Fingers crossed ☀️
"05.04.2017 14:23:23" echo-news.co.uk Court case to move travellers adjourned on "humanitarian grounds" Basildon Council is taking action after a High Court injunction was breached
"05.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Fears over future of ambulance stations as service considers reducing the number of main stations THERE are fears for the future of the ambulance stations in Canvey and Rayleigh as the ambulance service looks to cut the number it has. The ambulance service is looking to cut the number of main depots
"05.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man "seriously considering" giving up his job to set up patrols to stop spate of vandalism and thefts He believes frequent patrols would deter - and hopefully catch - criminals
"05.04.2017 12:10:00" echo-news.co.uk VIDEO: This is the shocking high-speed crash that left a biker in hospital Warning: Contains shocking footage Thankfully he is OK after the crash
"05.04.2017 11:41:28" echo-news.co.uk Police appeal for help to find sex offender who went on the run after release from prison A SEX offender who went on the run after failing to comply with probation requirements could be in the Southend area. Have you seen this man?
"05.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Firefighters help mum with brain cancer tick off an item on her bucket list "There's a day you were put on this earth and there will be a day you leave it - it's what you do in the middle that really matters"
"05.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Gym 'is not affected' by forced closure Staff and members were left baffled by the sudden closure
"05.04.2017 08:30:00" echo-news.co.uk You could appear on The Voice with auditions taking place at South Essex venue Are you going to give it a try?
"05.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man fined £400 - after stealing £18 worth of honey Crime certainly doesn't pay
"05.04.2017 07:32:00" echo-news.co.uk Company boss given ban on becoming a director after losing over £312k in an "unscrupulous" scheme He knew there was no investment potential in what he was selling
"05.04.2017 07:03:00" echo-news.co.uk Five jet-set years at our airport: Easyjet marks anniversary of first flight from Southend The airport is going from strength to strength - have you flown from here?
"05.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk 'Disgraceful' thieves break into infant school and steal laptops Shocking - two laptops and two iPad Minis were taken
"05.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Conman who posed as the Duke of Marlborough to cash in on posh hotel stays loses bid to clear name Wood claimed he was only seeking refuge from criminals in Southend
"05.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Boy, 17, questioned by police after NINE people have phones grabbed from their grasp The boy was also arrested on suspicion of two robberies and a burglary at a high street shop
"05.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Young woman who was training for a marathon left in a wheelchair after hit-and-run by white Transit Devastating – Danielle's mum told the Echo: “There are no words to describe how I feel about the man who did this”
"05.04.2017 04:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Drunk who threatened to kill diners with claw hammer and a knife at Chinese restaurant spared jail Williams was waving the weapons around shouting: “I will kill you. I will do you and your whole family"
"05.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Biker who 'died' at scene of crash defies odds to survive as family REFUSE to turn off life support Incredible – Ben is now breathing on his own after this terrible crash
"04.04.2017 20:00:15" echo-news.co.uk MP's praise for the Echo in debate about newspapers She said: “In my experience, the value of local papers cannot be stressed enough"
"04.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk More than 600 drivers caught speeding, and dozens driving using mobile phones in just 72 hours in police crackdown POLICE have revealed that a 72 hour investigation has seen hundreds of drivers flouting road laws. One person who was stopped and detained by officers was wanted in connection with a murder
"04.04.2017 18:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Road safety call gets backing from Royalty The campaign started after a horse was killed by a car
"04.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk REVEALED: The 36 names facing 'extinction' unless new parents bring them back into use Do you have one of these names?
"04.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk £5k bid to replace store targeted by arsonists The community was left sickened by the attack
"04.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Police appeal for information over row in the street A man was seen acting in a threatening manner
"04.04.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Two mopeds seized by police and an increase in reports as police tackle bikers plaguing a estate There has been a considerable increase in reports of nuisance bikers
"04.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Serial shoplifter who stole hundreds of pounds worth of designer goods given community order A SHOPLIFTER who stole hundreds of pounds worth of designer clothes was given a community order. He stole items worth £700, but only has to pay back £320
"04.04.2017 13:50:23" echo-news.co.uk Council applying to court so that it can use super injunction against group of travellers A step in the right direction
"04.04.2017 13:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Council and police to clamp down on nuisance bikers on housing estate There have been numerous resident complaints of noise, safety concerns and anti-social behaviour
"04.04.2017 12:23:13" echo-news.co.uk Council gets injunction to remove travellers Rochford District Council has successfully obtained a High Court Interim Injunction after Travellers moved onto a site in Rayleigh. Council gets tough with travellers
"04.04.2017 12:16:35" echo-news.co.uk Two 15 year olds forced onto train by man armed with knife Terrifying - police are appealing for witnesses
"04.04.2017 12:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Women fined £690 for assault and smashing a window A WOMAN was fined £690 after she admitted assaulting a woman and smashing a window. She denied assaulting another woman, but was found guilty
"04.04.2017 11:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Columnist Katy Pearson: You need to be made of strong stuff at soft play! Sonny Jim started crawling a couple of months ago which means I've been desperately trying to wear the little menace out! So soft play it was. Columnist: You need to be made of strong stuff at soft play!
Do mums and dads out there agree..?
"04.04.2017 10:46:20" echo-news.co.uk Fake doctor tricked his way into elderly woman's home before stealing cash Police are urging people in this area to stay vigilant
"04.04.2017 10:00:00" Timeline Photos TRIBUTES have been paid to “dedicated” councillor Mike Assenheim, who died suddenly on his way home from a doctor's appointment
"04.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Countdown as wave of poppies take shape Will you go to see the poignant sculpture?
"04.04.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Tenants at retirement village being forced to leave their homes - so they can be demolished
"04.04.2017 07:24:02" echo-news.co.uk Workshops completely destroyed in mystery overnight blaze Emergency services rushed to the scene and were able to stop it spreading further
"04.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man walking home from his 21st birthday celebrations punched and mugged of his wallet What a horrible way to end the night...
"04.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Mental health patient who already tried to take own life not being closely supervised when he died Very sad to hear - thoughts are with his family
"04.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man stabbed brother in the back after he asked to borrow fishing rod His brother allegedly bullied him and took delight in winding him up
"04.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man strangled dad after 'voices' told him to kill but is cleared of GBH due to temporary insanity He said the voices told him his father, his wife or one of his friends had to die or they would all be killed
"03.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Community enjoys a taste of belly dancing, zumba and roller skating Who do you recognise in our picture special?
"03.04.2017 19:50:00" echo-news.co.uk With Child of Our Times due to air... here's some news from the year 2000 Child of Our Time is on soon, here's some news from the year 2000 to make you feel old.
"03.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 30,000 young people suffer with mental health issues in South Essex 70% fail to receive early enough intervention
"03.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Former MP sues over sex abuse accusation He is seeking tens of thousands of pounds in compensation
"03.04.2017 17:33:24" echo-news.co.uk Free our peacocks! Nearly 1,300 people back campaign to let beloved Chalkwell birds roam free Should the peacocks be allowed to roam free?
"03.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Political row breaks out over change to council system Do you think the new system will be better?
"03.04.2017 16:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Brexit 'to trigger hike in price of Europe holidays' Are you concerned?
"03.04.2017 15:51:24" echo-news.co.uk WATCH: The moment police arrest two violent burglars on a plane at Heathrow Kent Police have shared a video of these two violent criminals being arrested on the plane after a shopping trip to Dubai
"03.04.2017 14:57:17" echo-news.co.uk Pair of sadistic criminals get SIX life sentences for torturing pensioners and shooting man in the face Two men have been jailed for life and a third has been jailed for 16 years for a shooting in which the victim was left for dead. Absolutely shocking - two victims in their sixties had boiling water poured over their heads in a terrifying burglary
"03.04.2017 14:40:10" echo-news.co.uk Man suffers serious head injuries in assault An "unknown object" was used
"03.04.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Our boutique hotels proving a seaside hit Do you agree that Southend is now a "go to" destination?
"03.04.2017 12:58:24" echo-news.co.uk Police appeal after woman hit by transit van on crossing POLICE are appealing for information after a 23-year-old woman was hit by a Transit van. The woman was left seriously injured - please go to police if you know anything
"03.04.2017 11:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Man appears in court charged with sexually assaulting a girl under 13 He faces two allegations
"03.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man who took knife to probation office spared jail He has also been given a curfew
"03.04.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Do you recognise any of these items? Two men were found with them in their possession
"03.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 20 travellers pitch up on land near to A127 The council is seeking an injunction to stop more arriving
"03.04.2017 08:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Early morning fire destroys outbuildings Luckily fire crews stopped it spreading into other buildings
"03.04.2017 08:09:32" echo-news.co.uk Residents enraged after two yobs dump pink paint on cars The community has clubbed together to help get rid of the paint
"03.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man to stand trial over alleged arson attack Do you remember this?
"03.04.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Claims town is becoming 'lawless' as memorial bench destroyed in latest spate of seafront vandalism There have been a series of incidents at the beaches
"03.04.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Burglars ransack house, stealing owner's late mother's jewellery “They were my prized possessions, it's part of my life"
"03.04.2017 05:30:00" echo-news.co.uk 5,000 bikers could join unofficial Shakedown after official event was cancelled Organisers are even falsely claiming the bike ride to the seafront has the backing of Southend Council.
"03.04.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk More than £800 raised for mum-to-be hit by driver outside shop A FUNDRAISING campaign has been set up to help support a pregnant woman and her family after she was hit by a car outside her shop. Her husband Ajan is worried he might not be able to continue running the shop
"03.04.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Mum of 17-year-old killed in crash: 'You became my son's worst enemy' “You killed my son, you might as well have killed me"
"02.04.2017 20:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Park gets a spruce up from volunteers for the summer A SOUTHEND park was given a makeover with new trees and plants. 600 plants were added to the park
"02.04.2017 18:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Blues fans get ready for walk to help Trust and Havens SOUTHEND United fans are taking on a walking challenge to raise money for both the Shrimpers Trust – the main supporter group and Little Havens… They are raising money for two good causes
"02.04.2017 16:03:35" echo-news.co.uk Basildon woman to appear at court charged with shoplifting A BASILDON woman has been charged with shoplifting from Boots in the town. She stole a Yankee candle from Boots
"02.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Officers praised for 'knuckling down' after Westminster attack “It's always dreadfully sad when you hear about a colleague who turned up for work expecting to go home to his wife and his family"
"02.04.2017 08:39:02" echo-news.co.uk 43-year-old woman missing from Benfleet home POLICE are appealing for help in finding Justine Lane who is missing from her home in Benfleet. Justine, 43, was last seen at stables in… Can you help? Justine has been missing since yesterday
"02.04.2017 08:37:48" echo-news.co.uk Police appeal to find Basildon man in connection with serious assault POLICE are appealing for information to find a 31-year-old man in connection with a serious assault. Have you seen this man?
"02.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Proposal to demolish house and build 4 flats What do you think of the proposals?
"01.04.2017 19:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Gahan: Bowie and I met at school gates "We were just two dads picking up our children"
"01.04.2017 17:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Iconic poppy sculpture which graced the Tower of London takes shape in Shoebury Beautiful - are you planning to go and see it?
"01.04.2017 15:03:56" echo-news.co.uk Thundersley Congregational Church preschool, in Kenneth Road receives top marks from Ofsted Echo news from Southend, Basildon, Canvey, Benfleet, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wickford, Billericay, Thurrock The school recieved a glowing report
"01.04.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man appears in court after armed officers swoop on residential road He has denied coercive or controlling behaviour
"01.04.2017 10:23:47" echo-news.co.uk 17-year-old flown to London Hospital after motorbike collision A 17-YEAR-OLD motorcyclist had a lucky escape when he came off his bike. The youngster had a lucky escape:
"01.04.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Train company issues warning about train surfing It's a shame this even needs to be said...
"01.04.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Man pleads guilty to having offensive weapon - but avoids jail You may remember this from earlier in the week
"31.03.2017 19:57:33" echo-news.co.uk Brave Chloe, 16, puts crash behind her to help others What an inspiring story
"31.03.2017 17:20:34" echo-news.co.uk Two rush hour crashes causing traffic problems A FOUR car crash is causing traffic chaos. Best to avoid these two crashes:
"31.03.2017 16:10:47" Timeline Photos Do you think we should build on greenbelt land to build houses so ease the housing crisis?
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"31.03.2017 16:08:29" echo-news.co.uk Near-extinct bumble bee species in south Essex could flourish after 'groundbreaking project' Great news!
"31.03.2017 15:09:03" echo-news.co.uk Police raid car washes to check for victims of forced labour or human trafficking Officers had received information regarding some of the car washes
"31.03.2017 15:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Steven beats Michael Fassbender, Daniel Radcliffe and Eddie Redmayne to best actor award What a fantastic achievement, well done Steven
"31.03.2017 14:04:50" echo-news.co.uk 16-year-old driver jailed for four years after admitting dangerous driving which killed two of his friends BREAKING: he has been jailed following the tragic deaths of Reigan Knight and Liam Phillips
"31.03.2017 14:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Four people charged in connection with drugs raid Officers seized 226 cannabis plants
"31.03.2017 13:10:00" echo-news.co.uk Southend continues clampdown on illegal tobacco as 8,000 illegal cigarettes seized Great result - Trading Standards teams have previously found counterfeit cigarettes containing asbestos and human excrement
"31.03.2017 12:40:00" echo-news.co.uk MP aide appears in court accused of rape in the Houses of Parliament The attack is said to have happened in Conservative MP's office in the Palace of Westminster
"31.03.2017 12:11:07" echo-news.co.uk 'Rat-infested house next-door is making our lives a misery' The couple have been fighting to get this neighbouring house cleaned up ever since they moved in
"31.03.2017 11:24:59" echo-news.co.uk Wanted Basildon man Andrew McVicar arrested in Scotland on suspicion of robbery McVicar is now in custody following the robbery in which business owner Timothy Smith died
"31.03.2017 11:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Seafront spruced up as the sun comes out Are you enjoying the sunny spell?
"31.03.2017 10:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Cycle route safety 'should be priority after bike crash' which left man seriously injured Do you agree?
"31.03.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Council throws out housing plan which would reduce number of houses built to 2,000 after stalemate A new plan will have to be drawn up - costing the tax payers
"31.03.2017 08:00:34" echo-news.co.uk Off licence to have its licence review after police request There are concerns about alcohol being sold to under age children
"31.03.2017 07:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Waste company Veolia fined £150,000 for inadequate service The collections have been called "shambolic" by residents
"31.03.2017 06:30:00" echo-news.co.uk Dismay as vandals target seafront AGAIN with plants placed by volunteers stolen The soil was smoothed back after the plants were stolen
"31.03.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Community group praised as heroes after stepping in when gang of FOUR attacked teen The 16-year-old was suffered cuts and bruises to his head and two fractured fingers
"31.03.2017 06:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Plans to convert former bank into new restaurant What restaurant would you like to see here?
"31.03.2017 05:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Disability charity announces closure after 30 years - bizarrely sparking a political row About 3,000 disabled people will be affected across south Essex
"31.03.2017 04:00:00" echo-news.co.uk Mum-to-be who was run after attempting to stop two suspected fraudsters making a miracle recovery The family has been inundated with messages of support from the community
"30.03.2017 20:09:58" echo-news.co.uk Paralysed Tim is determined to beat the odds He underwent nine operation in four years - but won't let that stop him
"30.03.2017 18:37:25" echo-news.co.uk My fight for justice over pregnancy pill Sheila Harvey says her son's life has been devastated by the pills
"30.03.2017 18:32:49" echo-news.co.uk POLL: Do you agree with the Government's plans to scrap Sats for seven-year-olds? We would love to know your thoughts on this:
"30.03.2017 17:24:42" echo-news.co.uk Man, 20, threatened with knife by hooded thugs who tried to steal his phone Two hooded thugs threatened a man with a knife in attempt to steal his phone. Scary - please go to police if you have any information
"30.03.2017 17:14:11" echo-news.co.uk Thousands of residents sign petition calling for greater police presence over crime fears “The situation is getting worse and worse - I can't remember the last time I saw a police officer"
"30.03.2017 15:25:42" echo-news.co.uk Councillors agree to automatically trigger a by-election if they defect to another political group What do you think?
"30.03.2017 14:30:10" echo-news.co.uk Motorists avoided Dartford Crossing fines totalling £33.6 million because of payment system glitches Were you one of the lucky ones?
"30.03.2017 13:28:40" echo-news.co.uk Plans for developer's new 169 home estate revealed on site next to A1013 Stanford Road What do you think of the proposal?
"30.03.2017 12:28:56" echo-news.co.uk Man grabbed 17-year-old girl and tried to force her into a van A MAN tried to force a 17-year-old girl into a van as she was walking in a street in Laindon. The driver asked her for directions before the passenger got out, grabbed her, and tried to force her into the vehicle
"30.03.2017 12:03:02" echo-news.co.uk Plans to build 40 flats could be thrown out by councillors Some of the developments have been classed as "inappropriate"
"30.03.2017 11:22:23" echo-news.co.uk Mother pays tribute to her 'darling boy' Denis, 19, who was stabbed to death in Rettendon "Denis was my darling boy who filled me with pride and I am unable to describe how much I miss him.”
"30.03.2017 11:13:48" echo-news.co.uk Four former workers charged over plot to smuggle cocaine worth £50m through Tilbury port FOUR former port workers have been charged over a plot to smuggle cocaine worth £50m through Tilbury docks. "This is a long and complex investigation into offences alleged to have taken place at Tilbury, and we are grateful for the vital assistance provided by the port authorities."
"30.03.2017 11:00:15" echo-news.co.uk Backpacker flees her hostel as cyclone hits This must have been terrifying!
"30.03.2017 10:45:43" echo-news.co.uk Man charged in connection with incident where police officers were spat at and knocked unconscious Shocking - BTP officer and an Essex Police officer were kicked, punched, headbutted and spat at in the attack
"30.03.2017 09:52:21" echo-news.co.uk Police cars and ambulances swarm to off licence after man collapses Two police cars, two ambulances and rapid response vehicles are currently outside an off licence in Southend. We have an update on the emergency situation yesterday evening
"30.03.2017 09:19:00" echo-news.co.uk Temperatures could hit a high of 21C in Essex today It's going to be a beautiful day ☀️ share your sunny weather pictures with us here:
"30.03.2017 09:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 15-year-old admits burgling two homes and stealing a car Shocking - he has been released on bail to be sentenced next month
"30.03.2017 08:00:00" echo-news.co.uk 'I was caught out by fake diabetes patient conman' The man went back to the same house three times
"30.03.2017 07:30:00" echo-news.co.uk 'Parents – take responsibility for your kids', says councillor after vandals cause huge fire “This seems to be an increasing and ongoing problem with young people”