• Braintree: Drain causes flooding woes for homeowners

    Homeowners have endured excess surface water from a blocked drain being splashed as high as their roofs. Amanda Garnham, of Blackwater Cottages in Bradwell, has even had water sprayed up against her house and through a vent into her kitchen. Ms Garnham

  • Braintree: Man wanted on recall on to prison

    Police are appealing for information about a man wanted on recall to prison. John Jones, 43, was last known to be living in Harlow but has links to Braintree and Suffolk. He has previous convictions for burglary. He has various

  • Hilda Lawrence

    LAWRENCE Hilda Marion, Terry and family wish to thank all relatives and friends for their kind messages of sympathy and donations. Special thanks to Reverend Chris Brown and all those who attended the service and to Eustace King for their help. Please

  • George Challis

    George CHALLIS Margaret and the Family Would to thank everyone who attended the cremation service for the cards, messages of sympathy and donations for St George's Nursing Home. A special thanks to all the nursing staff at St George's for their care

  • Robert Godfrey

    GODFREY Robert Betty and family would like to thank everyone who sent cards, letters and donations to the Danaher Animal Home. We would also like to thank those who attended Robert's funeral.

  • Jackie BARNARD

    BARNARD Jackie A much loved mum to Wayne & Penny and best friend to Brenda. Passed away peacefully on 23rd April 2012 surrounded by her loving family. The Funeral Service will take place at Three Counties Crematorium on Thursday 3rd May at 2.15pm

  • Robert Green

    Robert GREEN 'Roscoe' 8th May 2011 Always in our thoughts. Much loved and missed Love Melvyn, Alan, Tracy & Linda We would like to thank all our family and friends for the support and donations to Farleigh Hospice.


    Darling JOSH Much loved, Much missed and in our hearts and minds always. Your heartbroken Mum, Dad & Ben xxx

  • Rodney Smith

    SMITH Rodney Of Braintree Passed away peacefully in hospital on 26th April 2012, aged 81 years. A dear Husband, Dad, Grandad and Great Grandad. Funeral Service will take place at Three Counties Crematorium on Wednesday, 9th May 2012 at 1.30pm.

  • Rosemary Hale

    HALE Rosemary Aged 72 Rosemary sadly left us on Saturday 28th April 2012 Loving Wife, Mum and Nana. Funeral Service will take place at Colchester Crematorium on Tuesday 15th May 2012 at 2.45pm Flowers are welcome. Please deliver to East of England

  • Graham Leslie Haygreen

    HAYGREEN Graham Leslie 1951 – 2012 Much loved Husband, Son, Dad, Father-in-Law, Brother-in-Law and great Friend to many. Funeral Service will take place on Thursday 3rd May at 10.30 am at Three Counties Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations

  • Barry Oakes

    OAKES Barry 15th September 1943 - 1st May 2009 In loving memory of a loving Husband, Dad and Grandad. Always in our thoughts Missed by all your family Love Chris xxx

  • Edward Joseph HAYNES

    Edward Joseph HAYNESCongratulations Joanne and Oliver on the birth of EDWARD JOSEPH born 23.3.2012 a beautiful Brother for Samuel. Love Mum & Dad

  • Charles STEVENSON

    Charles STEVENSON (Steve) 10th Novemer 1919 - 3rd May 2007 It's been five long lonely years. From Hazel and ALL the family.

  • Bryan Mills

    In loving memory of Bryan MILLS (Barney) 03/05/2009 Your presence we miss, Your memory we treasure, Loving you always, Forgetting you never. Wife Janet, Mandy, Darren & Brenda, Denise & Mark & Grandchildren.

  • Derek CHAPMAN

    CHAPMAN Derek Passed away 19th April 2012, aged 82 years. The Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday 9th May, at the Three Counties Crematorium at 2.15pm. Family flowers only, donations, if desired to Essex Air Ambulance Trust c/o Chelmsford

  • Greg Hitchings

    HITCHINGS Greg 2nd May 2011 In loving memory of Greg. You will always be with us, every day that goes by. So many memories of a wonderful Son and Brother, who had a loveable smile for everyone. Miss you Greg. Lots of love Mum, Dad, Gerry and Gary

  • Mary Adlington

    ADLINGTON Mary Passed peacefully away at home on 19th April, aged 83 years. Funeral Service to be arranged. All enquiries to G. Collins & Sons, 4 The Street, White Notley, CM8 1RH. Tel: 01376 583750.

  • Jacqueline Tracey

    TRACEY Jacqueline Born in Braintree, Essex Brought up in Newry, Northern Ireland. Beloved daughter to John & Aileen. Much loved sister to Sean. Niece to Peter & Karen, Alan, Linda, Anne & Rob. Cousin to Luke, Elliot, Ben, James and Michael. Fell

  • Sophie Copsey

    Sophie COPSEY Happy 18th Sophie for May 6th. All our love Mum, Joe, Lewis, Jessye, Lydia, Natalie, Tom, Nan and Uncle Simon xxxx 18

  • Linda Mallett

    MALLETT Linda (Previously Collins, née Dodd) On Friday 27th April 2012, aged 54 years. A devoted Wife of Derek, loving Mum to James & Haley, Gemma & Matt, Christopher & Tracey and Nessa & Jay. A special Nanma to Aaron, Caitlin, Sophie, Lily, George

  • Peter Robert Longhurst

    In Loving Memory Peter Robert LONGHURST 12.09.1942 - 06.05.2011 A long, long year has passed and My heart still aches with sadness, Whilst the secret tears still flow. What it meant to lose you No-one will ever know. Your resting place I visit, Your

  • Kim Shrubb

    40 Kim SHRUBB To a Wonderful Wife and Loving Mum. Congratulations on your 40th Birthday on 4th May. From Ken, Amber, Jay, William, Chad, Frankie & Amber xxxxxxx

  • Tessie SKINGSLEY

    SKINGSLEY Tessie Passed away 28th April 2012, aged 95 years. Funeral enquiries c/o Chelmsford Star Co-operative Funeral Service, Braintree. 01376 551951.

  • Jean Ethel Wright

    WRIGHT Jean Ethel Passed away peacefully on 10th April 2012 Aged 80 Years. Beloved Wife of Ron, much loved Mother of David and Linda, Grandmother and Great Grandmother. Will be sadly missed by all who knew her and will be forever in our hearts and thoughts

  • Muriel Newman

    NEWMAN (formerly BUGG) Muriel Passed away peacefully at Loganberry Lodge, Stanway on Tuesday 24th April 2012 Aged 93 years Dearly loved Mum and Grandma Funeral Service will take place at St Marys Church, Kelvedon on Thursday 10th May 2012 at 2.00pm