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Witchfinder General star Ian Ogilvy talks of film's appeal

The star of a cult British horror film speaks of its enduring appeal 50 years after its release. Source: BBC Essex

Purfleet crash: Teen dies after motorbike crash

Paramedics in Purfleet treated the boy, who was a pedestrian, but he died at the scene. Source: BBC Essex

Tributes after Essex teenager Aidan Stevens' Croatia death

The parents of 18-year-old Aidan Stevens, who was hit by a car, say he "had so much love to give". Source: BBC Essex

Minister accused of reneging on military airfield promise

Fifteen airfields across the UK are set to be sold off over the next six years, mainly for housing. Source: BBC Essex

Code of conduct devised to protect breeding Essex seals

Common seal numbers are recovering along the mudflats of the Thames Estuary after a devastating virus. Source: BBC Essex

Witham train-hit dog on track for recovery

The train driver picked up the dog and took it to the next station before being handed to vets. Source: BBC Essex

Ipswich and Colchester hospitals boss Nick Hulme walks from coast to coast in memory...

Nick Hulme promised his wife Annette he would complete the walk they had planned to take together. Source: BBC Essex

Ollie Harfield: Bournemouth defender joins Dagenham & Redbridge

Dagenham & Redbridge recruit third defender in two days by bringing in Bournemouth's Ollie Harfield. Source: BBC Essex

Subway sandwich-bribe claims at Thrive Academy 'stupid'

Allegations of children being removed or given sandwiches to behave during inspections are dismissed. Source: BBC Essex

Michael Clark & Lyle Della-Verde: Braintree Town sign duo

Braintree strengthen their squad by signing Leyton Orient defender Michael Clark and Dartford winger Lyle Della-Verde. Source: BBC Essex

Chelmsford Lee Evans murder inquiry: Teenager arrested

A suspect is arrested a week after a 47-year-old man was found with multiple stab wounds. Source: BBC Essex

Heatwave puts pressure on water supplies

Several companies urge people to conserve water as Severn Trent make emergency deliveries. Source: BBC Essex

Timothee Dieng: Midfielder joins Southend United from Bradford City

French midfielder Timothee Dieng turns down a new deal at Bradford City to sign for League One rivals Southend United. Source: BBC Essex

Why scientists are counting seal pups in the Thames Estuary

From biologically dead to a haven for wildlife. How the Thames Estuary has become a sanctuary for seals. Source: BBC Essex

County Championship: Essex and Somerset play out draw as batsmen dominate

Essex and Somerset end their Division One clash with a predictable draw after strong first innings from both sides. Source: BBC Essex