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Four mile diversion in north Colchester has ended 10 days early

The northern section of the A134 Northern Approach Road in Colchester has re-opened today after roadworks were completed ten days early.

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Boxer James DeGale, who won gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, spent the day with the 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment on Wednesday, 22 October.

Olympic boxer James DeGale visits Colchester Garrison

The gloves came off as Olympic gold medallist boxer James DeGale mucked in with paratrooper training at Colchester Garrison.

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Tobacco seized as part of a joint Trading Standards and Essex Police operation in Colchester

Colchester: Police and Trading Standards raids seize around £10,000 in illegal tobacco products

Joint raids by police and trading standards have searched five buildings in Colchester today, seizing around £10,000 in illegal tobacco products.

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Colchester General Hospital is third in the country to trial state-of-the-art laser treatment.
Gerald Rix (seated) and Zafar Maan, consultant urological surgeons, preparing to perform a HoLEP procedure.

Essex: Colchester General Hospital chosen to trial high-powered laser treatment

Colchester General has become only the third hospital in the UK to trial a state-of-the-art high-powered laser surgery.

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Hannah Witheridge

Essex: Burmese men allegedly retract confessions of killing university student Hannah Witheridge

Two men who admitted killing British backpackers on the Thai island of Koh Tao have allegedly retracted their confessions.

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