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Fishing around Mersea Island with oyster cultivator David Gladwell

Fishing around Mersea Island with oyster cultivator David Gladwell

The oyster harvesting season began today with a "helping hand" from Mother Nature. As the first shells were picked out of the creek off West Mersea, in Essex, oyster cultivator David Gladwell said he was fortunate there was rain before July or…

10:02am Wednesday 2 September 2009

A big win for Colne

Earls Colne warmed up for their clash with title favourites West Bergholt with a five-star performance on Boxing Day.

9:00am Thursday 1 January 2009

Relief as east coast storm surge fails to wreak havoc

Waves crash into the sea wall at Seaham Harbour

Flood-threatened residents have expressed relief on parts of Britain's east coast as a feared storm surge was not as bad as expected - but Essex is still bracing itself for the high tide.

12:13am Friday 13 January 2017

Templars coach looking for greater consistency

Templars coach looking for greater consistency

Consistency over the entire 80 minutes of a game is what is needed to end a poor run of form for Halstead Templars Rugby Club, according to coach Barry Poulter.

4:20pm Friday 16 January 2015

Templars hoping to put frustration behind them and get back to opening day form

Templars hoping to put frustration behind them and get back to opening day form

Halstead Templars are hoping their injury problems will ease as they look to put a frustrating couple of weeks behind them at Mersea Island Rhinos today.

6:00pm Friday 10 October 2014

Liam is a Bright spark for triumphant Colne

Earls Colne got back into Kent Blaxill Essex and Suffolk Border League division one action and won 3-0 at home to Mersea.

7:00am Friday 24 February 2012

Essex: Fisherman swims to safety after boat sinks

A fisherman is recovering from hypothermia after his boat sank a mile and a half out to sea and he swam for more than two hours back to the shore.

2:51pm Friday 26 August 2011

Halstead runners venture off road

Halstead Road Runners’ marathon specialists Andy Wilmot and Bob Parmenter completed the Pathfinder Off Road Trail marathon.

5:12pm Thursday 2 September 2010

Flood-threatened residents return home after evacuation

Waves crash into the sea wall at Seaham Harbour

Flood-threatened residents have returned to their homes after being evacuated over fears for their lives in the wake of the latest storm warnings.

12:10am Saturday 14 January 2017

Residents urged to leave amid 'threat to life' flood warnings

A man walks his dog in the grounds of Braco Castle in Pethshire, as blizzard conditions sweep Britain

Lives could be at risk as severe flood warnings have been issued for parts of the east coast with residents urged to evacuate from their homes.

3:04am Thursday 12 January 2017
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