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Maldon: Footprints found by emergency services after person jumps from road bridge at river

The emergency services were called out to the A414 at Maldon on Tuesday night following reports that a person had jumped off a road bridge at the River Chelmer.

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Stansted Airport unveils draft growth plans

Stansted Airport launches draft Sustainable Development Plan which ‘could generate extra £4.6bn for regional economy’

Stansted Airport hopes to double its passenger numbers to around 40 to 45million and generate billions of pounds for the regional economy by developing its existing runway and infrastructure it said today as it launched a public consultation on its plans.

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UKIP leader Nigel Farage (left) accompanies former Tory MP  for Clacton, Douglas Carswell on a walkabout in the Essex seaside town following his defection from the Conservative Party.

Clacton: Carswell hopes to ruin Prime Minister’s birthday as date set for by-election

Rebel MP Douglas Carswell will be looking to give Prime Minister David Cameron an unhappy birthday when voters in Clacton go to the polls next month.

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Byron Lawrence

Ipswich Town youngster Byron Lawrence joins Colchester United on a permanent basis

Former Ipswich Town youngster Byron Lawrence has become new Colchester United manager Tony Humes’ first signing at the Weston Homes Community Stadium, agreeing a one-year deal.

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Colchester United chairman, Robbie Cowling, with new manager Tony Humes

Colchester United change – it was more Joe Dunne’s decision, than Robbie Cowling’s

Robbie Cowling revealed that it was more Joe Dunne’s decision, than his own, for the Irishman to stand down as Colchester United boss.

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Tony Humes is the new Colchester United manager

New Colchester United boss Tony Humes admits it is a ‘proud moment’

Colchester United have appointed Tony Humes as their new manager.

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