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In today’s Gazette: Man found dead after alley attack

September 16, 2013

In today's Gazette: A man found dead in a flat was stabbed 48 hours earlier.
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Woman charged with arson

September 15, 2013

A WOMAN has been charged with arson – being reckless as to whether life was endangered.
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Next of Kin wow X Factor judges

September 14, 2013

X Factor hopefuls Next of Kin - three brothers from Colchester - wowed the judges in tonight's audition.
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Police want witnesses to cafe raid

September 14, 2013

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after thieves broke into a cafe.
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Police want witnesses to cafe raid

September 14, 2013

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after thieves broke into a cafe.
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Chinese corporation gets behind Horkesley Park

September 13, 2013

A CHINESE corporation with a turnover of £1 billion has pledged to invest in the proposed Horkesley Park, it has been disclosed.
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Colchester: Toy chain set to open in former JJB Sports store

September 13, 2013

A MAJOR toy shop chain has confirmed it will open in Colchester’s High Street, the Gazette can exclusively reveal.
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Car park bid to attract extra business to Stanway

September 13, 2013

PLANS to build a 105-space car park in Stanway in a bid to attract more businesses to the area look set to go ahead.
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Families’ fear over kids’ club closure

September 13, 2013

PARENTS fear a “lifeline” could be lost when a kids’ club closes in December.
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Colchester: Motor bought for £22 could sell for £70k

September 13, 2013

A VINTAGE motor cherished by its owner for more than 50 years could fetch up to £70,000 when it goes under the hammer.
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Controversial Wivenhoe art studio plans approved

September 13, 2013

A POTTER’S bid to knock down a historic community hall and replace it with an art studio has been approved.
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A12 night roadwork plans

September 13, 2013

THE A12 will be closed northbound overnight for four nights at Colchester later this month for bridge repair work.
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Career day for anyone interested in becoming a speech therapist

September 13, 2013

AN information day for anyone interested in a career in speech and language therapy will be held in Colchester next month.
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Fireworks company to display its range

September 13, 2013

A FIREWORK company is holding a demonstration event on Sunday.
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Colchester: "Slimmer" dad charged with charity theft

September 12, 2013

A DAD has been charged with stealing hundreds of pounds from a charity for allegedly pretending he was doing a sponsored slim.
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LIVE: Police commissioner Nick Alston addresses concerns at Colchester public meeting

September 12, 2013

LIVE updates as police and crime commissioner Nick Alston visits Colchester
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Poignant documentary to be screened at Colchester General Hospital

September 12, 2013

A POIGNANT documentary about a young father who becomes paralysed from the neck down will be screened at Colchester General Hospital.
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Man wanted after New Town burglary

September 12, 2013

POLICE want to speak to a Colchester man after a burglary in New Town.
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Free pint of Carlsberg with today’s Gazette

September 12, 2013

Astute Gazette readers can enjoy a free pint of Carlsberg at the Quayside bar and restaurant in Colchester.
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In today’s Gazette: Charity cash – dad is charged

September 12, 2013

In today's Gazette: A man has been charged with stealing hundreds of pounds from a charity.
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Family jetting off the Africa thanks to Colchester Zoo Stand Tall giraffes

September 11, 2013

A LUCKY family has won the trip of a lifetime thanks to Colchester Zoo’s Stand Tall campaign.
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