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Braintree Town boss Danny Searle quits after four months in charge of the club, who have been relegated from the National League.

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Gas cylinders were removed from the unit as crews "poured water on it from above", the fire service said.

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Dan Humphries arrives at the final with sons Liam and George - the 11th round they have been to.

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Notorious fraudster John "Goldfinger" Palmer was shot six times outside his Essex home in 2015.

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What happened to the babies born to black American soldiers and white British women during World War Two?

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The BBC has tracked the killings to uncover the stories of those who have lost their lives.

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The family of David Jones, who died in the crash, described him as "a superhero" to his children.

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Robert Knight was accused of throwing his 79-year-old mother from a care home balcony.

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The European Commission fines five banks a total of EUR1.07bn for forming cartels to rig currency trading.

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Hannah is one of 5,000 UK women to share their experience of extreme pregnancy sickness with BBC News.

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Would you crawl through hundreds of metres of mud for charity?

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Kevin Bond signs a two-year contract to remain as Southend manager after keeping the club in League One.

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Community News

Potholes Giving Local Drivers a Problem

Posted by Administrator : Wednesday 13th March 2013

LEAVING US IN A DITCH? Potholes are becoming more and more of a problem in Burnham due to a lack of local maintenance funding and the changes in the UK weather. Potholes despite being seen as a miner problem they can affect so many drivers on a daily basis.

Scams On The Rise

Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013

KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.


Are You Insured? Are You Covered?

Posted by Administrator : Thursday 7th March 2013

BETTER SAFE THAN SORRY! In this day and age it seems as if everyone is trying to sell you insurance for everything such as pet insurance, phone insurance, laptop insurance and tablet insurance.

Avoiding Payday Loans

Posted by Administrator : Tuesday 5th March 2013

AVOIDING THE DOWNWARD SPIRAL. In the beginning everyone thought these payday loan lenders where all doing us a favour and it sounds so simple borrow a little bit of money just before your payday and then pay back on your payday.

Our High Streets Still Suffering

Posted by Administrator : Monday 4th March 2013

ARE WE WAVING GOODBYE TO OUR LOCAL HIGHSTREET? Our local High Streets have been suffering in the consumer downturn. Customers have been watching their pennies amid concerns about high inflation and job security. Recently we have lost many large retailers that have been hit by the economic climate and the increasing online competition.

Keeping Our Local Parks Clean

Posted by Administrator : Sunday 3rd March 2013

GET THE MOST OUT OF LOCAL CLEAN UP’s. We all know it is awful when we see parks, beaches and riversides strewn with litter. It is bad for our children, us, our pets, plants, local wildlife and our Burnham community.

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