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16:18

Dunmow was plunged into darkness when a power-cut spread along the High Street and North Dunmow an hour ago (December 7, 3.30pm).

11:47

Ringing bells will be heard throughout Takeley next week, as Santa and his sleigh do the rounds.

There will be singers and dancers, a band, children’s rides and Santa’s Grotto, as well as fun and food stalls at Dunmow Christmas Market on Sunday, December 11.

10:09

People are being urged to have their say as a consultation continues on proposals to merge Essex hospitals – which might change where injured and ill people are treated.