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An accident is causing delays on the A12. Stock image.

Update: A12 reopens after pedestrian killed in fatal accident

The A12 has reopened after a pedestrian was killed in a collision with a number of vehicles early this morning.

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BBC Radio 1 host Nick Grimshaw. PHOTO: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

BBC Radio 1 stars, Nick Grimshaw and Greg James to broadcast live from Tendring Technology College after students win Children in Need competition

Tendring Technology College will be visited by BBC station’s stars, such as Nick Grimshaw, Fearne Cotton, Scott Mills and Greg James after it won its Best Day Ever contest.

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Firefighters have freed a man trapped in his car

Firefighters free casualty from overturned car in Colchester

Firefighters were called to free a man trapped in an overturned car in Essex this morning.

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Colchester manager Tony Humes

FA Cup First Round draw: Colchester United to travel to Gosport Borough, Braintree could face Chesterfield

Resurgent Colchester United will face non-league Gosport Borough away in the first round of the FA Cup.

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Gavin Massey

“A lot has changed since the gaffer came in – Colchester United attacker Gavin Massey

Gavin Massey served up one of this best displays in a Colchester shirt, capped by a 52nd minute equaliser to extend the U’s unbeaten league run to four games at Swindon in last Saturday’s 2-2 draw.

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Rhys Healey

Cardiff City loanee Rhys Healey is catching the eye at Colchester United

Colchester United boss, Tony Humes, wants to keep Rhys Healey for “as long as possible.”

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