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University of Essex student Hannah Witheridge.

Foreign & Commonwealth Office answer our 10 questions on the Hannah Witheridge case

British police officers are now in Thailand working with Thai police to find the truth into the brutal killing of University of Essex student Hannah Witheridge and fellow backpacker David Miller.

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Police officers assaulted.

Teeanger questioned after two police officers injured in Harwich

A teenager from Harwich is being questioned by police after two officers were injured in an incident in the town.

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Domestic abuse on the rise in Essex.

Domestic abuse rise in Essex ‘shows more people are coming forward’

Reassurance is being given to Essex residents about a rise in the number of domestic abuse cases in the county.

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Freddie Sears is left wondering what happened as the U's surrender a two goal advantage to lose 3-2 to Sheffield United in the last ten minutes

U’s and me: ‘Carl’s Curse’ is officially over, I think

I am making an official announcement – my curse on our local teams, for the current season, is over.

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Dan Holman, who has gone out on loan at Aldershot

Colchester United striker Dan Holman signs on loan for Aldershot

Colchester United front-runner Dan Holman, still without a start this season, has signed on loan for Conference club Aldershot.

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Freddie Sears

Freddie Sears and Sam Walker in contract talks at Colchester United

Star striker Freddie Sears is in talks with Colchester United, about a possible new contract.

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