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Archive - Wednesday, 20 January 2010

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  • Braintree keen to return to action

    Braintree Town are hoping that they will be able to return to action on Saturday. read more

  • Witham ready to take on leaders

    Witham Town were left frustrated last weekend after their Essex Senior League clash with Southend Manor fell foul of the wet weather. read more

  • College is to see cash boost

    A college which was losing about £100,000 a month has received an £8 million-commitment following its takeover. read more

  • Man is stabbed

    A man has been taken to hospital after being stabbed. read more

  • Beaulieu Park station plan "devastating" for Hatfield Peverel, it's claimed

    A rail watchdog is “very concerned” about a proposed new train station in Chelmsford. read more

  • Thieves target women in supermarkets for credit card scams

    A WOMAN has been robbed after a man stopped her, asking for directions. read more

  • We want your love stories

    St Valentine's Day is fast approaching and we are eager to hear your romantic tales. read more

  • DAVIES URC

    DAVIES Keith. Passed away peacefully at Broomfield Hospital on 13th January 2010, aged 77 years. Much loved Husband to Heather, Dad to Robert and Brother to Maureen. The Funeral Service will take place at URC, Bocking, on Thursday 28th January at 2pm, followed by committal at Three Counties Crematorium. Family flowers only; but donations, if desired, made payable to Alzheimer's Society or Breathe Easy may be sent c/o Janet C. Davies Funeral Director at Fern House, 72 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, CM7 9BY. read more

  • BARRETT

    BARRETT Terry Vernon. Formerly of Braintree. Passed away on 4th January 2010 at home, aged 75 years. Sadly missed by his children & grandchildren. Funeral Service to be held on 21st January at Southend Crematorium at 1.00pm. Flowers welcome, or donations made payable to the British Heart Foundation, c/o A.R. Adams Ltd., 117 High Street, Rayleigh, SS6 7QA. 01268 743102. read more

  • WELCH

    WELCH Joan. Passed away on 7th January 2010, aged 75 years. The Funeral Service will take place on Friday, 29th January, at Chelmsford Crematorium at 3pm. Family flowers only, donations if desired to Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital, c/o Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral Service, 6 Clare Road, Braintree, Tel: 01376 551951. read more

  • ELMORE

    ELMORE John Of Witham, in hospital on 10th January 2010, aged 81 years. He will be sadly missed by all. Funeral Service to be held at Chelmsford Crematorium on Monday 25th January at 1.30pm. Flowers welcome to G Collins & Sons, 4 The Street, White Notley, Witham, CM8 1RH. Tel: 01376 583750. read more

  • HARRIS

    HARRIS Eve. Widow of the late John Gibson Harris, passed away on 11th January 2010, aged 87 years. A Thanksgiving Service will take place on Thursday 28th January, at St. Mary Magdalen Church, Wethersfield, at 10.15am. Family flowers only, donations if desired to The Stroke Association or the Creamer Fund c/o Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral Service, 6 Clare Road, Braintree. Tel: 01376 551951. read more

  • POTTER

    POTTER Frederick William. Passed away on 10th January 2010, aged 91 years. Enquiries to Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral Service, Braintree. Tel: 01376 551951. read more

  • CRICK

    CRICK Frank. Passed away at Fern Lodge, Braintree on 5th January 2010, aged 49 years. A dear Son, Brother and Uncle, he will be sadly missed but he will always be in our hearts. Love always Mum, Isabel, John, Andrew, Anthony, Rick, Sarah, Justine, Leanne, nieces and nephew. Funeral Service to be held at Three Counties Crematorium on Monday 25th January at 11.15am. Family flowers only please, donations if desired for Fern Lodge c/o G Collins & Sons, 4 The Street, White Notley, Witham CM8 1RH. Tel 01376 583750. read more

  • LOCKLEY

    LOCKLEY Robert Jason. Passed away on 2nd January 2010, aged 38 years. The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday 27th January, at Three Counties Crematorium, High Garrett, at 12 noon. Flowers may be sent c/o Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral Service, 6 Clare Road, Braintree. Tel: 01376 551951. read more

  • SMITH

    SMITH Dora. Passed away peacefully on 5th January 2010 at Parkview, Witham, aged 97 years. Service of Thanksgiving will be held at St Nicolas Church, Witham on Thursday, 28th January at 12 noon. Donations, if desired, to St Helena Hospice, The Fundraising Office, 95-97 Magdalen Street, Colchester, CO1 2LA. read more

  • DAVIDSON

    DAVIDSON John. Dearest Husband of Marie, Father of Jackie, Grandfather of Donna & Nathan and Great Grandfather of Coryn, died in Broomfield Hospital on Thursday, 14th January 2010. Ex Sub-Postmaster at High Garrett Post Office. The Funeral Service will take place at Three Counties Crematorium, High Garrett on Monday, 25th January at 10.30am. Family flowers only, but donations, if desired, to Helen Rollason Heal Cancer Charity, may be sent to Janet C. Davies, 72 Coggeshall Road, Braintree, Essex, CM7 9BY. read more

  • WILKS Lisa

    WILKS Lisa. Passed away on 1st January 2010, aged 34 years. The Cremation will take place on Thursday 28th January, at Three Counties Crematorium, High Garrett, at 2.15pm, followed by a Thanksgiving Service at Holy Cross Church, Felsted at 3.15pm. Enquiries to Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral Service, Braintree. Tel 01376 551951. read more

  • OLIVER

    Happy 1st Birthday OLIVER. 20th January 2009. Lots of love, hugs & kisses Mummy, Daddy & Benjamin xxx Granny & Andy Nanny & Grandad xxxx read more

  • MILLS

    Nita MILLS. Happy 40th Birthday Nita, 24th January. Love from Richard, Ole, Keane, Mum, Ian, Dionne, Kyle and Jessica. xxxxx read more

  • DUNSTONE

    Brenda DUNSTONE. 23.1.2010. Congratulations on your 70th birthday to a very special Mum, Nan and Great Nan. Wishing you lots of love and happiness Janet, Gemma, Darren, Amy and Ryan. xxxxx read more

  • SKETCHLEY

    Becky SKETCHLEY. Happy birthday. Lots of love Steve, Tyler and Tia xxx read more

  • Wayne BRANDON

    Look Who's 40! Wayne BRANDON 17.1.10 Happy Birthday Wayne. With love from Mum, Dad, Mark & Lee
    x x read more

  • HERRINGTON HARRY GEORGE

    Rachel & Dave HERRINGTON (Née Kirk). Baby Boy. 15th January 2010. 7lb 14oz HARRY GEORGE. A Brother for Owen. Love from all the family xxx read more

  • CRIPPS

    CRIPPS Albert Edward "Ted". Passed away 15th January 2010 at Broomfield Hospital, aged 87 years. Beloved Husband to Phyl, devoted Father to Yvonne and Beverly, Grandfather to Christopher and Alison and Great Grandfather to Joshua. Family flowers only; donations, if desired, to Farleigh Hospice, c/o G. Collins & Sons, 4 The Street, White Notley, Witham, CM8 1RH. 01376 583750. Funeral Service to be arranged. read more

  • GRAY

    GRAY Donald Frederick. Passed away peacefully at Broomfield Hospital on 14th January 2010, aged 86 years. A dearly loved Husband, Father, Grandfather & Great Grandfather. "Gone But Never Forgotten" The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, 27th January 2010 at Three Counties Crematorium at 11:15am. Family flowers only please; donations, if desired, may be sent to G. Collins & Sons Donation Account, 4 The Street, White Notley, Witham, CM8 1RH. Tel: 01376 583750. read more

  • CUTMORE

    CUTMORE Roger. Formerly of Braintree, passed away in Australia on 9th Jan 2010. Loving Husband of Jan, Brother of Donald, Martyn & Barry. Will be sadly missed. read more

  • AGER

    AGER Rosina. Bert, Jill and family would like to thank all relatives and friends for their kind messages of sympathy and donations to Madelayne Court received in their sad loss. Please accept this as our only, but grateful acknowledgement. read more

  • HAYES

    HAYES Brian Allan. Peggy and family would like to thank friends for their kind messages of sympathy at the sad loss of Brian. Please accept this as the only, but most sincere, acknowledgement. read more

  • JACOBS

    In Loving Memory of Clifford (Cliff) JACOBS. 23.01.09. Remembering a very dear Husband and loving Father and Grandfather. A very lonely Christmas, we wished that you were there. We tried to hide our heartache, when we shed our silent tears. Love and miss you always, Vera and family. read more

  • DOE

    William/Bill DOE. In loving memory of a dear Dad, Grandad and Great Grandad. Since you climbed the stairway to Heaven, We think of you every day. Always on our minds and loving you always. Pearl and families read more

  • REEVE

    REEVE Dennis. 21.01.09. A year has passed us by. Loved and remembered every day. Sylvia, John & Sam xxx read more

  • BOATWRIGHT

    Rachel Louise BOATWRIGHT. 20.1.2002. Always in my thoughts. Love always. Dad read more

  • OVERALL

    OVERALL Alan John. 25th January 2005. Loved so much. Unforgettable. Your loving Wife Sheila, Children and Grandchildren. read more

  • JOSLIN

    JOSLIN Claude Ernest Charles. 20-1-99. Another year has come and gone but you are still lovingly remembered always. Beat, Pat, Ernie, Sue, Steve, Jason and Kelly. read more

  • PRYKE

    PRYKE Sylvia. 22.1.2006. 4 years have gone, Missing you. Love Jim, Jacquiline, Richard & Andrew xx read more

  • Nicolé Jayne SALMON

    Nicolé Jayne SALMON
    Happy 18th Birthday, 19.1.2010.
    Love from Mum, Dad and Jemilla
    x read more

  • Joseph KING

    Joseph KING Our darling Joe. Wishing you a wonderful 18th, 4.1.10. All our love, Mum, Dad, Jade & Ben
    xxx read more

  • ALLEN

    ALLEN Bob. Jan 2000. We think of you so often, Remember you with pride, Of all the lovely things you did, And miss you by our side. All our love always. Your loving Wife Phyl and Son Clive xxxxx read more

  • WATKINS

    Bobby WATKINS. 25.1.97. You will never be forgotten Bobby, Time does not heal the pain, You are loved so much. All our love Mum, Reg, Deny, Stuart, Stephen and families xxxxxxx read more

  • DOE

    DOE Dorothy May. Passed peacefully away on 19th January 2009 aged 91. Always remembered Pam, Jan, Heather and all the family read more

  • Witham flats get eco-friendly topping

    UNCONVENTIONAL rooftops have been rolled onto a new eco-friendly housing development. read more

  • Braintree Council move could be scrapped

    BRAINTREE Council is set to make a dramatic U-turn over plans to move premises. read more

  • Jedward quiffs make Braintree residents' hair curl Braintree and Witham Times: Jedward quiffs make Braintree residents' hair curl

    WHO would have thought X Factor twins John and Edward's hair-raising quiffs would be top of the crops? read more

  • Braintree: Group looks at town centre revamp idea

    A WORKING party will investigate a proposal to revamp Braintree town centre. read more

  • Inquest set to take place into 13-year-old's death

    A GRIEF-STRICKEN mum has refuted claims that her son's death may be linked to bullying. read more

  • Nellie Braintree and Witham Times: Nellie

    Nellie is a seven-year-old female Labrador with a very gentle nature, but does still act like a puppy at times. read more

  • Maltings Academy building work starts Braintree and Witham Times: All systems go: Work is underway to build the replacement building for Witham's Maltings Academy

    Work got officially underway building one of Witham’s new academies. read more

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