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Boy, eight, creates Santa's grotto to help hospital that saved his brother

The money raised will go to help children at the Royal Brompton Hospital which treated his brother. Source: BBC Essex

Ormiston Rivers Academy boy 'stole pupils' data from school laptop'

He shared personal information of several Year 11 students among fellow pupils. Source: BBC Essex

Epping cash machine blown out of Santander bank

Two men tried to use gas to cause an explosion which would blow an ATM out of a bank wall. Source: BBC Essex

Prolific burglar Bradley Wernham found dead in field

The 27-year-old admitted to carrying out more than 600 break-ins as a teenager. Source: BBC Essex

Ben Maher: Champion showjumper outshone by horse Explosion

After being crowned champion showjumper of the year, BBC Look East catch up with Ben Maher and his horse, Explosion, who steals the limelight. Source:...

UK Championship: Ronnie O'Sullivan 'felt awful' but eases through to round two

Ronnie O'Sullivan says he "really struggled" with illness while advancing into the second round of the UK Championship. Source: BBC Essex

Pitsea dog stabbed in eye during burglary

Three men armed with knives broke into a house and attacked the much-loved Staffie. Source: BBC Essex

Seriously ill girl gets her own Lapland at Colchester home

A five-year-old's family turned a conservatory into a mini Lapland when she was too ill to go there. Source: BBC Essex

Shares in shopping centre owner Intu sink after takeover collapses

Shares in shopping centre owner Intu sink more than a third as a takeover bid falls apart. Source: BBC Essex

A13 crash: Woman dies after being hit by car

The woman, in her 50s, was struck on the A13 at about 05:50 GMT near Pitsea, Essex. Source: BBC Essex

UK Championship: Shaun Murphy knocked out by world number 124 Chen Feilong

World number nine Shaun Murphy is shocked by China's Chen Feilong in the first round of the UK Championship. Source: BBC Essex

Tina Cantello murder: Man jailed for life

Cocaine addict Geoffrey Hutton, 38, was high when he stabbed mother-of-four Tina Cantello. Source: BBC Essex

Ravi Bopara: Essex all-rounder signs one-year extension

Ex-England all-rounder Ravi Bopara signs a one-year contract extension at county side Essex until the end of the 2019 season. Source: BBC Essex

Baby group brings smile to older people in Wivenhoe

Two community groups for parents with babies and elderly people join forces to tackle loneliness. Source: BBC Essex

Becky Parker killing: Matthew Smith 'slipped through the net'

Matthew Smith was jailed for strangling his pregnant ex-partner with cable ties in July 2015. Source: BBC Essex

Southend United 2-0 Scunthorpe United

Southend end a run of four successive League One defeats with victory against 10-man Scunthorpe at Roots Hall. Source: BBC Essex