Braintree Town are hoping that they will be able to return to action on Saturday.
Witham Town were left frustrated last weekend after their Essex Senior League clash with Southend Manor fell foul of the wet weather.
A college which was losing about £100,000 a month has received an £8 million-commitment following its takeover.
A man has been taken to hospital after being stabbed.
A rail watchdog is “very concerned” about a proposed new train station in Chelmsford.
A WOMAN has been robbed after a man stopped her, asking for directions.
St Valentine's Day is fast approaching and we are eager to hear your romantic tales.
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,…
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…
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…
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…
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…
POTTER Frederick William. Passed away on 10th January 2010, aged 91 years. Enquiries to Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral Service, Braintree. Tel: 01376 551951.
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,…
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…
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…
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…
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.…
Happy 1st Birthday OLIVER. 20th January 2009. Lots of love, hugs & kisses Mummy, Daddy & Benjamin xxx Granny & Andy Nanny & Grandad xxxx
Nita MILLS. Happy 40th Birthday Nita, 24th January. Love from Richard, Ole, Keane, Mum, Ian, Dionne, Kyle and Jessica. xxxxx
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
Becky SKETCHLEY. Happy birthday. Lots of love Steve, Tyler and Tia xxx
Look Who's 40!
Happy Birthday Wayne.
With love from Mum, Dad, Mark & Lee
Rachel & Dave HERRINGTON (Née Kirk). Baby Boy. 15th January 2010. 7lb 14oz HARRY GEORGE. A Brother for Owen. Love from all the family xxx
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…
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…
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.
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.
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.
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…
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
REEVE Dennis. 21.01.09. A year has passed us by. Loved and remembered every day. Sylvia, John & Sam xxx
Rachel Louise BOATWRIGHT. 20.1.2002. Always in my thoughts. Love always. Dad
OVERALL Alan John. 25th January 2005. Loved so much. Unforgettable. Your loving Wife Sheila, Children and Grandchildren.
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.
PRYKE Sylvia. 22.1.2006. 4 years have gone, Missing you. Love Jim, Jacquiline, Richard & Andrew xx
Nicolé Jayne SALMON
Happy 18th Birthday, 19.1.2010.
Love from Mum, Dad and Jemilla
Our darling Joe. Wishing you a wonderful 18th, 4.1.10.
All our love, Mum, Dad, Jade & Ben
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
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
DOE Dorothy May. Passed peacefully away on 19th January 2009 aged 91. Always remembered Pam, Jan, Heather and all the family
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Nellie is a seven-year-old female Labrador with a very gentle nature, but does still act like a puppy at times.
Work got officially underway building one of Witham’s new academies.