Brentwood News

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Tributes have been paid by the family of a man who died after he was hit by a car when walking along a major road.

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It was lights, camera, action for students who produced a Question time-style debate that was beamed live around the world online.

The Only Way is Essex star Gemma Collins appears in I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!

Towie star Gemma Collins has stepped out of the world of fake tan and nights out at the Sugarhut and into the Australian outback – with all its creepy crawlies and horrific challenges.

Cupid in 1914. [Picture: Cupid's War by Martin Laurie]

The tales of the soldiers who fought and died in the trenches of the First World War are well known.


A woman in her 40s was hospitalised after a two-car crash at a roundabout on Sunday morning.

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A Brentwood man in his 30s was killed when he was hit by a car while walking along the A12.

Police want to speak to these two men. Picture: Essex Police

Police are on the hunt for two men after a man was knocked unconscious outside a nightclub.

Mayor cllr Linda Trew meets Katie Furlong at the fete

A woman’s dream to make accessible holiday homes for the disabled is one step closer to becoming a reality.

A driver made a lucky escape after concrete rubble was thrown from a bridge onto the path of oncoming traffic.

The Recorder, October 22, 1954

This week in history - 60, 40 and 20 years ago.

A woman has been charged with drink-driving after a car crashed and overturned in a car park.

A bogus detective’s ploy to scam a pensioner out of thousands was foiled by police.

A schoolboy has been left injured after he was hit by a double-decker bus yesterday afternoon.

Amy Childs emerges from her vehicle, phone in hand, after Wednesday evening's accident. Photo: Twitter/@Lipman09

Former The Only Way Is Essex star Amy Childs said she was lucky to be alive after flipping her white Range Rover Autograph Sport last night.

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A Gidea Park road has been closed after a 31-year-old motorcyclist collided with a van, according to a firefighter.

A motorcyclist has been involved in a road traffic accident with a van in Brentwood Road, Romford.

Aalaya Tarawate, 16, was last seen by her family on Tuesday. Picture: Essex Police

A missing teenager who went missing last week has returned home safe and well.

Laurie Walby, three and Paige Walby, eight, with their eight-week-old dog Ronnie at Romford PDSA Pet Hospital's open day (Picture: Ellie Hoskins)

A Romford animal hospital unleashed excitement with a charity open day on Saturday.

Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Homeowners sitting on empty properties could face hefty council tax increases if a new proposal receives the green light.

Aalaya Tarawate, 16, was last seen by her family on Tuesday. Picture: Essex Police

Police are growing increasingly concerned for a girl visiting relatives who was last seen by her family on Tuesday.

Efit of the man posing as a water board official. Picture: Essex Police.

A man and his accomplice have been posing as water board officials to steal money and valuables in Shenfield.

Roxy the rottweiler. Picture: RSPCA

A man and a woman from Harold Hill have been banned from keeping animals for life for causing suffering to “lovely little” rottweiler Roxy after an RSPCA inspector found her “emaciated” and sitting in her own urine.

A man has today admitted murder on the first day of his trial at the Old Bailey.

Police have arrested one man on suspicion of dangerous driving

Two men have been charged with the murder of a Brentwood man.

George Gutteridge. Picture: Essex Police

Pc George Gutteridge was found slumped by the roadside having been shot twice in the side of the head and in both eyes after walking from his family home to meet a colleague one September night.

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