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Takeley man faces possible jail time over theft of armour from Mountfitchet Castle

A Takeley man who stole artefacts from Stansted’s Mountfitchet Castle has been warned he probably faces jail.

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Girl, 3, has birthday ruined after Thaxted floods destroy her presents

The parents of a three-year-old girl have been left devastated after waking up on her birthday to find their home flooded and her presents destroyed.

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The storms continued throughout the early hours. Here's a picture taken by Lowie Bingham at about 5am, above the post office in Thaxted.

Above the Post Office in Thaxted

Thaxted hit by flash floods after heavy storms

Flash flooding has hit homes, a primary school and caused a road to collapse after storms struck in the early hours of this morning.

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Members of the RAF Regiment Historic Flight living history group chatting to visitors.

Pictures: Visitors flood to IWM Duxford for iconic aircraft day out

Thousands of visitors enjoyed a nostalgic day out on Saturday by getting up close to some iconic aircraft.

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About 5,500 people turned out for the Carver Barracks Open Day on Saturday. Picture: Roger King.

Pictures: Family fun at Carver Barracks as Wimbish base holds community open day

Abseiling, military divers and a Red Bull stunt plane were all part of the family fun as Carver Barracks threw open its gates to the community.

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Budget airline easyJet today reported a 'solid' third quarter.

Stansted: Annual profits at easyJet to fall just short of City expectations

Budget airline easyJet was left counting the cost of unrest and political tensions affecting Israel, Egypt and Russia after its latest trading update prompted the City to scale back forecasts for annual profits.

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Military jets divert private plane to Stansted Airport

Military jets were scrambled in Essex tonight after contact was lost with a private plane.

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Successful season for Dunmow netballers

Dunmow Crests Netball Club have enjoyed another successful season in the Chelmsford and District Summer League, with two of their teams finishing top and runners-up in their respective divisions.

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