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Up to 555 new jobs could be created or protected in Southend after confirmation of a new multi-million pound partnership.
Essex County Council has told Heart they are predicting the Tour de France will boost the economy by £100million and attract three million visitors.
Police in Southend are appealing for information following a street robbery which occurred on March 8 at 2.45am in Christchurch Road, Southend.
Around 12 people have been evacuated from their homes following a fire in a church in Westcliff.
A quarter of all available shares in Manchester United on the New York Stock Exchange have been bought by a US investment firm, it has emerged.
The security contractor G4S is in advanced talks about a deal that will involve it coughing up tens of millions of pounds for overcharging related to the electronic tagging of offenders.
A woman who alleged Max Clifford attempted to indecently assault her went on to describe him as a "dirty old b******" and a "pervert" to colleagues, a court has heard.
Lloyds Banking Group has confirmed that it has launched an investigation into allegations that one of its foreign exchange traders leaked price sensitive information.
Nicolas Cage has criticised the appetite for celebrity gossip and said "it sucks to be famous right now".
The first film broke UK box office records and now the release date for the Inbetweeners sequel has been revealed.
One Direction, Katy Perry and Kings Of Leon are among dozens of stars backing a new scheme to encourage young people to help fight global poverty.
Taylor Swift's global tour helped her become the top earning musician last year, taking home a huge $39.7m (£23.8m).
England's Ravi Bopara and West Indies' Darren Sammy and Marlon Samuels have been fined for their confrontation during Sunday's Twenty20 international.
Sky sources understand that Chris Powell has been sacked as Charlton manager.
Defending champion Rafael Nadal was a surprise casualty at the BNP Paribas Open as he suffered a three-set loss to Alexandr Dolgopolov in Indian Wells.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hopes Norway referee Svein Oddvar Moen will be clever enough to spot any "tricks" in their Champions League showdown with Bayern Munich to avoid any of his players bei
Meet the woman who joined a search party looking for herself.
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A TV reporter has been buried in snow by a passing plough truck while he delivered a live broadcast.
A 10ft python swallowed an entire crocodile after an epic battle lasting four hours in Australia.
Join Kevin as he gives us a master class in "80s awareness".
Join R2-D2 and C-3PO as they get down to Pharrell's hit tune 'Happy'.
Follow Jean Bon Bon the cookie monster as he learns how to share with his friends.
Watch this hilarious video of dog waking up a man as it jumps on him in bed.
A whopping 79% of women lie to their friends and family about the real reason they can’t go out on the town.
According to one in ten men a man's place is now well and truly in the kitchen.
Research has revealed that 85% of British men dream of an easy life.
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