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Tommy Cooper impersonator to hold fundraising variety show in Saffron Walden

A well-known impersonator of comedy legend Tommy Cooper will be ‘thanking’ the people of Saffron Walden in advance of their support of his latest fundraiser ... just like that.

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Ambulance service issues safety advice to help people have a cracking Bank Holiday

‘Safety first’ is the message being promoted by the region’s ambulance service ahead of the Bank Holiday weekend, to help prevent an increase in ambulance demand.

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Saffron Screen will, next week, screen Second World War drama The Monuments Men starring George Clooney and Matt Damon.

Second World War drama starring George Clooney and Matt Damon filmed at Duxford Imperial War Museum

Saffron Screen will this week screen Second World War drama The Monuments Men starring George Clooney and Matt Damon – and audiences are advised to look out for scenes shot locally at Duxford Imperial War Museum.

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Essex Police appeal for unwanted gundog breeds

Essex Police are looking to bolster their search dog capability by appealing to residents for any unwanted gundog breeds.

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Couple win pay-out four years after ‘disaster’ cruise

It was supposed to be the dream get-away. But a seven-day cruise turned into a nightmare of overflowing toilets and unhygienic conditions for one Little Easton couple.

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From left, David, Oliver, Rupert and Bailey filming their Kickstarter video  Bradley was not able to be there for the making of the video.

Uttlesford teenagers to longboard across US in bid to compete with top documentary film-makers

Five budding film-makers will be longboarding across America in the hope of encouraging other young people to create their own opportunities.

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The Fall will be appearing at Cambridge Junction on Tuesday, May 6.

Seminal post-punk band to play Cambridge city venue

Cambridge Junction will welcome Mancunian post-punk legends and John Peel favourites The Fall back to the J1 stage on Tuesday, May 6.

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Back row, from left, Jason Fergus, Christian Prudhomme, Cllr Ann Naylor and Cllr Ray Gooding. From, Essex Inspired Athletes Lana Redgewell and Shane Redgewell.

Tour de France general director makes tour de Essex

Tour de France general director Christian Prudhomme visited County Hall this afternoon as part of a tour de Essex.

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Stansted drug mule jailed for five years

A man who swallowed packages containing cocaine worth more than £400,000 in an attempt to smuggle them into the UK has been jailed for five years.

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Nik Baker scored two of Waldens tries at Chelmsford, on Saturday.

Rugby: Saffron Walden in play-offs after defeat at Chelmsford

Saffron Walden face a trip to London for the play-offs after finishing second in the London 2NE table.

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