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Chelmsford's first bar and beauty salon open

You will be able to get all your beauty treatments while sipping on cocktails A brand new beauty salon and bar is set to open in Essex. The Blowout Bar, a brand new boutique beauty and hair salon and bar, is opening today (June 18) in Chelmsford city centre.

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Chelmsford's first bar and beauty salon open

First-time buyers who 'saved every penny' go from one-bed flat to £540k home in a year

EXCLUSIVE: Abi Krone, 29, and her fiancé had been renting and saving for seven years while living in a cramped studio flat, but a shift to virtual working completely fast-tracked their plans A couple who started the pandemic living in a cramped one-bed London flat have picked up the keys to their first place, after a year of saving every penny.

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First-time buyers who 'saved every penny' go from one-bed flat to £540k home in a year

Child rapist from Essex is jailed for 11 years

A "DANGEROUS" Chelmsford pervert has been jailed for 11 years for raping two children. Philip Thorpe, 27, was arrested in December after Essex Police received reports he had sexually abused two youngsters. Officers from the Child Abuse Investigation Team (CAIT) supported the victims, took their accounts and built a case against Thorpe.

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Child rapist from Essex is jailed for 11 years

The number of Chelmsford of residents fully vaccinated against Covid

By Robbie Bryson Digital Reporter WELL over half of people in Chelmsford have received two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine, figures reveal. NHS data shows 81,104 people had received both jabs by June 13 – 56 per cent of those aged 16 and over, based on the latest population estimates from the Office for National Statistics.

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The number of Chelmsford of residents fully vaccinated against Covid

EPUT deaths: Dad says every time he relives son's death 'part of his soul dies'

Brave family members spoke in court of the heartbreaking impact of losing their loved ones A dad has said every time he relives his son's death a part of his soul dies, as the failings that contributed to his and 10 other people's death were revealed. Essex Partnership University Trust (EPUT) has been fined for its repeated failings to minimise the risks that led to the deaths of 11 vulnerable mental health patients.

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EPUT deaths: Dad says every time he relives son's death 'part of his soul dies'

Mental health trust fined £1.5m over deaths of 11 patients including 'beautiful son' Matthew

An NHS trust has been fined £1.5million over its failure to "prevent suicide", with a judge warning of a "litany of systemic failures" over a prolonged period. Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) was sentenced at Chelmsford Crown Court on Wednesday after pleading guilty in November to an offence under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974.

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Mental health trust fined £1.5m over deaths of 11 patients including 'beautiful son' Matthew

Dance festival in Admirals Park in Chelmsford rescheduled

By Rebecca Creed Digital Audience and Content Editor A dance music festival in Chelmsford has been rescheduled after the Government delayed lifting Covid restrictions. The House and Garage Orchestra had been due to hold the event in Admirals Park next weekend. But after the announcement of a four week delay earlier this week the event has been put on hold until later in the summer.

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Dance festival in Admirals Park in Chelmsford rescheduled

How much do first time buyers spend on homes in Chelmsford?

House prices dropped by 2.7% in Chelmsford in April, new figures show. But the drop does not reverse the longer-term trend, which has seen property prices in the area achieve 4.3% annual growth. , Land Registry figures show – a 2.7% decrease on March.

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How much do first time buyers spend on homes in Chelmsford?

Dubai beauty business set to open in Chelmsford’s Bond Street

The new beauty salon will open in the former Accessorize shop, which closed last year. A new business is replacing Accessorize in Chelmsford's Bond Street. The former shop closed last year when the Covid-19 pandemic hit and following a company restructure the company decided to permanently shut the Chelmsford branch.

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Dubai beauty business set to open in Chelmsford’s Bond Street

Ipswich city bid dropped after failing to get backing from MP Tom Hunt

Ipswich seems unlikely to go ahead with a bid for city status next year after the town's MP said he could not support it. The bid has to come from the local council which would have to show that there was widespread support for the change in status from across the town.

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Ipswich city bid dropped after failing to get backing from MP Tom Hunt

Horse racing tips: Timeform preview and selections for evening action

PISTOLETTO - 19:23 Chelmsford PISTOLETTO is on a losing run stretching back to May 2019, but this seven-furlong handicap (19:23) provides him with an ideal opportunity to finally put that statistic right. Formerly trained by Aidan O’Brien, Pistoletto won his first two starts as a juvenile and went on to show even better form in defeat later that season, notably filling the runner-up spot in the Cornwallis Stakes at Newmarket.

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Horse racing tips: Timeform preview and selections for evening action

Prime Minister presents award to Chelmsford founder of project helping refugees out of period poverty

Ella Lambert began the project last year and has now helped thousands of women Picture above: Ella Lambert, founder of The Pachamama Project. (Credit: The Pachamama Project) The student founder of The Pachamama Project, which has helped lift thousands of refugees out of period poverty, has received an award from the Prime Minister.

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Prime Minister presents award to Chelmsford founder of project helping refugees out of period poverty

Harlow man pleads guilty to charges of assault one women and harassing another

A HARLOW man has pleaded guilty to assaulting one women and harassing another. Vince Brooks, aged 35, of Pennymead, Harlow pled to the following at Chelmsford magistrates court. On February 26th, 2021 at Harlow in the county of Essex assaulted a woman by beating her.

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Harlow man pleads guilty to charges of assault one women and harassing another

Chelmsford Covid cases more than double in past week

Coronavirus cases have more than doubled in Chelmsford in the past week. The latest data on the Government's coronavirus dashboard shows there were 40 new cases recorded in the seven days ending June 10. Only 15 were confirmed in the week before on June 3. Great Baddow North and East saw the most cases recorded in the past week with five.

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Chelmsford Covid cases more than double in past week

Should Middlesbrough be a City?

Middlesbrough - a town or a city? Technically, it's classed the former, but in the eyes of many residents it should be the latter. Mayor Andy Preston is gauging reaction to whether there would be support to bid and make the accolade official. Towns across the UK are being invited to enter a Civic Honours competition as part of celebrations for Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Jubilee in 2022.

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Should Middlesbrough be a City?

New World Fest: Chelmsford festival postponed after roadmap delay

The festival was set to take place in the coming weeks A new festival being held in Chelmsford will be postponing to a later date after Boris Johnson announced plans for June 21 had been delayed. All Covid-19 restrictions were due to be lifted under the government's roadmap out of lockdown on June 21.

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New World Fest: Chelmsford festival postponed after roadmap delay

Things to do in Chelmsford

New World Fest: Chelmsford festival postponed after roadmap delay The festival was set to take place in the coming weeks Pride Month 2021: Essex drag queens launch quiz night as 'safe place' for LGBTQ+ community They're hoping to provide a regular event where everyone feels comfortable being themselves

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Things to do in Chelmsford

Giggling Squid opening new restaurant in Essex this summer

By Robbie Bryson Digital Reporter A NEW Thai restaurant is set to open in Chelmsford this summer. Giggling Squid has announced it will be openings its third restaurant in Essex at Bond Street in the city. Known for its light floral interiors and bold flavours, the restaurant chain already has outlets in Billericay and Brentwood.

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Giggling Squid opening new restaurant in Essex this summer

Popular Thai restaurant chain opening new restaurant in mid Essex this summer

By Robbie Bryson Digital Reporter A NEW Thai restaurant is set to open in Chelmsford this summer. Giggling Squid has announced it will be openings its third restaurant in Essex at Bond Street in the city. Known for its light floral interiors and bold flavours, the restaurant chain already has outlets in Billericay and Brentwood.

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Popular Thai restaurant chain opening new restaurant in mid Essex this summer