Buy Woodburners and Local Logs To Heat Your Home

October 12, 2012
Buy Woodburners and Local Logs To Heat Your Home

Modern wood burning stoves produce very little waste and you do not require a traditional brick chimney either. A simple flue pipe can carry away the modest amount of smoke.…

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Waitrose Supermarket Coming To Chelmsford

October 11, 2012
Waitrose Supermarket Coming To Chelmsford

Waitrose will be on the site of the old Royal Mail sorting office, which provides 24,000 square feet store with car parking. As well as the store there will be…

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Free Bacon Sandwiches In Chelmsford This Saturday!

October 11, 2012
Free Bacon Sandwiches In Chelmsford This Saturday!

This Saturday morning (13th October, 2012), between 9am and 1pm, you can get a free bacon sandwich in Chelmsford. So, what's the catch?

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Potholes Cost The Tax Payer Half a Million

October 11, 2012
Potholes Cost The Tax Payer Half a Million

It has cost the council around £500,000 compensation payments to drivers who had their cars damaged by potholes. In the last few months many Essex roads have been resurfaced to…

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October Half Term – Kids Activities in Chelmsford

October 8, 2012

Chelmsford Borough Council is running a wide range of children’s activities this October Half Term Holiday, along with many other grounds around in the area. 

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Foster a Child – Change Somebody’s Life

October 8, 2012

There is currently a shortage of foster parents in Essex. Essex County Council is trying to encourage people to consider taking in a foster child. Currently Essex CC places around…

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Don’t Get Left Out In The Cold – Order Heating Oil Today

October 8, 2012
Don’t Get Left Out In The Cold – Order Heating Oil Today

Many people across Essex rely on oil to heat their homes and businesses. The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS), along with the government, Citizens Advice and Actions with Communities in…

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JJB Sports Stores Closing Down – Sales Pick Up

October 2, 2012
JJB Sports Stores Closing Down – Sales Pick Up

JJB Sports has been sold to high street rival Sports Direct after it was placed into administration yesterday. It is expected that around 2,200 staff will be losing their jobs…

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Winter Flu Jabs Now Available

October 2, 2012
Winter Flu Jabs Now Available

Flu is a highly contagious infection that anyone can catch, and it can be a really serious illness for some. Those at greater risk from flu include people aged 65…

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Get Help To Quit Smoking This Stoptober

September 27, 2012
Get Help To Quit Smoking This Stoptober

During October, smokers in South West Essex are being encouraged to take part in the first ever mass quit attempt launched by the Department of Health and supported by Stop…

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NHS South Essex Shortlisted in HSJ Awards 2012

September 26, 2012
HSJ Awards 2012

NHS South Essex has been shortlisted in the Quality and Productivity category in the Health Service Journal Awards 2012. This has been achieved through effective joint working with Basildon University…

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Rock Thrown From A120 Smashes Car Windscreen

September 23, 2012
Rock Thrown From A120 Smashes Car Windscreen

Last Wednesday a rock was thrown at a car in Essex. The rock was thrown at a car travelling towards Colchester along the A120 near to the turn-off to Great…

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NHS Constitution – know your patient rights

September 18, 2012
NHS Constitution – know your patient rights

The NHS in south Essex is encouraging people to get to know their patient rights under the NHS Constitution. All NHS organisations are legally obliged to take account of the…

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Weight Loss Groups and Slimming Clubs in Essex

September 13, 2012
Weight Loss Groups and Slimming Clubs in Essex

The NHS reported 2011 that people who attended a slimming club lost twice as much weight over a year as those who received the standard advice from their GP to…

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More Train Delays in Essex Expected

September 11, 2012
More Train Delays in Essex Expected

There are a variety of other reasons that can cause train delays, this could be due to a train which has broken down on the same track as you. The…

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Wedding Fairs In Essex

September 11, 2012
Wedding Fairs In Essex

Essex has many wonderful venues to make your wedding day extra special, but choosing the venue is only the beginning of your wedding plans. Fortunately several excellent wedding fairs are…

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Halstead Wins Anglia in Bloom Award 2012

September 11, 2012
Halstead Wins Anglia in Bloom Award 2012

Halstead has won the Anglia in Bloom award, beating stiff competition from Maldon, Sudbury, Chatteris, Downham Market and Woodbridge. This group was for towns with a population of between 6001 and 12000…

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Christopher Cottage Sports Hall

September 10, 2012
Christopher Cottage Sports Hall

The Christopher's Cottage Sports Hall in Southend has reached the final stages of the Essex Business Awards. It has been nomited in the Community category for Southend. The winners will…

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Chelmsford Monopoly Board

September 10, 2012
Chelmsford Monopoly Board

The development of the Chelmsford Monopoly Board is coming along well it seems. While the final details have not been announced, the latest news in is that New Hall School,…

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The Coriander Indian Fusion Opens This Week

September 10, 2012
The Coriander Indian Fusion Opens This Week

Chelmsford will soon have another new Indian restaurant to add to its already excellent selection. The Coriander is opening on Baddow Road in Chelmsford on Wednesday 12th September.

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Time To Extend Your Home? Planning Permission Dropped For Extensions

September 10, 2012

These changes will positively affect your Permitted Development rights (PD rights) which are already in place to allow home owners to build small outbuildings (sheds), conservatories and small extensions without…

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Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Essex

September 7, 2012
Bed and Breakfast Accommodation in Essex

Bed and Breakfasts provide affordable and comfortable accommodation all over Essex. Perfect for both those on business and short breaks. Here we share a selection of B&B's in Essex.

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Christmas Comes Early To The Co-Op

September 6, 2012
Christmas Comes Early To The Co-Op

Christmas has come early to one supermarket on the outskirts of Chelmsford. There are already chocolate Santas and Snowmen, plus a Christmas cake display filled with festive mince pies. An…

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Chelmsford, A City Without A Loo

September 6, 2012
Chelmsford, A City Without A Loo

Over the last week the paralympic games has gripped the nation and also managed to raise greater awareness about people with disabilities.

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John Lewis Department Store To Boost Chelmsford’s Shopping in 2014

September 6, 2012
John Lewis Department Store To Boost Chelmsford’s Shopping in 2014

John Lewis have revealed plans to open department store instead of home store. The initial plans were to build a John Lewis at Home store, however, they are now planning…

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Chelmsford’s Primark is Open for Business

September 6, 2012
Chelmsford’s Primark is Open for Business

Today Primark opened its newest store in the High Chelmer shopping precinct in Chelmsford. It is the largest store within High Chelmer was previously JJB Sports, and C&A before that.…

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Maldon Salt’s Desert Island Dishes

September 6, 2012
Maldon Salt’s Desert Island Dishes

Maldon Salt, the company, is now 130 years old. Legend has it that people have been using salt from Maldon for nearly 2000 years. Its Sea Salt is one of…

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