AN ESSEX council scrapped plans to ban begging and fine the homeless after bowing yesterday to intense pressure from campaigners.
Chelmsford City Council sought to introduce a public space protection order, which would have imposed £100 fines on those sleeping rough, in November...
Saturday 9th Apr 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Reece Topley signs on a two-year deal
Wednesday 2nd Sep 2015
posted by Morning Star in Sport
By Michael McCann at Chelmsford
Saturday 29th Aug 2015
by Michael McCannat Chelmsford
Essex beat Derbyshire by an innings and 31 runs to lift themselves from the bottom of the Division Two County Championship yesterday.
The hosts scored 473 all out to take a huge first innings lead of 335, though a century...
Wednesday 17th Jun 2015
by Michael McCann at Chelmsford
Saturday 13th Jun 2015
ESSEX fire crews were short-handed at one in six 999 calls last year, shocking statistics showed yesterday.
Crews were understaffed at 16 per cent of the 14,000 emergency call-outs in 2014.
Firefighters’ union FBU said chronic understaffing is putting both the public and...
Wednesday 15th Apr 2015
Thursday 15th Jan 2015
Essex firefighters announced yesterday that they would stage three days of strike action in a row over jobs.
Fire Brigades Union (FBU) members will walk out for part of their shift next Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in protest at plans to cut jobs.
The union said the county...
Saturday 10th Jan 2015
Wednesday 20th Aug 2014
posted by Ben Chacko in Britain
Saturday 21st Jun 2014