Nightme walk raises £2k in aid of Brentwood woman battling cancer

Brentwood Weekly News:

5:00pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

FUNDRAISERS raised £2,000 for a cancer charity after taking part in a sponsored nightime walk in aid of a 20-year-old woman battling cervical and ovarian cancer.

Man arrested on suspicion of rape in Coptfold Road, Brentwood

Brentwood Weekly News:

1:21pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of rape in connection with an alleged attack on a woman in Brentwood in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Schools looking for lollipop people... just months after County Hall nearly scrapped the service

Brentwood Weekly News: Hazel Broadway during her time as a lollipop lady.

7:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

SCHOOLS in Brentwood are looking for lollipop, less than a year after County Hall proposed scrapping the service.

Crossrail could see the average price of property in Brentwood rise by nearly £100,000

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

The predicted figures by online estate agents eMoov would also see properties in Shenfield increase on average a massive £67,400 by 2020.

New Friday Market starts this Friday

Brentwood Weekly News:

4:56pm Monday 29th September 2014

A NEW weekly Retail and Farmers Market is being launched on the High Street this Friday.

West Ham player fined for assault at Towie hotspot

Brentwood Weekly News: James Tomkins arrives at court

1:51pm Monday 29th September 2014

WEST Ham defender James Tomkins has been fined £3,500 for assaulting a police officer.

Hit and run leaves cyclist with fractured collar bone

Brentwood Weekly News:

11:03am Monday 29th September 2014

Police are appealing for information following a hit and run in Ingatestone left a cyclist with a fractured collar bone.

Brentwood banker scoops lottery top prize

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Monday 29th September 2014

A BANKER won top prize in a weekly charity and now plans to take his family on holiday.

18-year-old arrested on suspicion of murder

Brentwood Weekly News: police

9:21pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Detectives investigating the murder of a man in Brentwood have made an arrest.

Woman raped in Coptfold Road, police investigating

Brentwood Weekly News:

2:20pm Sunday 28th September 2014

AN investigation has been launched after reports a woman was raped in the early hours of this morning.

Ian given the honour... of having a delivery van named after him

Brentwood Weekly News:

1:00pm Sunday 28th September 2014

A ROYAL British Legion band leader has been given the unusual honour of having a supermarket delivery van named after him.

Breaking news BREAKING: Student, 18, appears in court charged with the murder of Francis Ntena Nsiangangu

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:39am Sunday 28th September 2014

POLICE have charged an 18-year-old student with the murder of Francis Ntena Nsiangangu, who was found stabbed to death in Brentwood on Saturday.

Brentwood woman hit by metal panel after it fell from hotel ceiling

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

A BRENTWOOD woman was struck on the head after a metal panel fell from a hotel room ceiling.

Brentwood woman walking in honour of her parents at Memory Walk

Brentwood Weekly News:

2:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

A BRENTWOOD woman is urging others to join her in helping to raise money for Alzheimer’s Society by signing up for Brentwood Memory Walk.

Three people admit faking road crash

Brentwood Weekly News: Wooding is due before Hereford Magistrat6es Court tomorrow for sentencing.

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

THREE people, including a heavily pregnant woman, have admitted faking a road crash in East Horndon to claim compensation.

Words born at festivals - did you use any of these at V Fest?

Brentwood Weekly News:

3:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

WERE you 'amped' to see Justin Timberlake? Was his set "quakin'"? Did you come across any "mum 'n' bass's" while partying at Hylands Park? What about any Xippies?

Armed police arrest two during operation in Brentwood

Brentwood Weekly News: Met Police launches road safety operation with 2,500 officers

11:00am Friday 26th September 2014

ARMED police swooped on Brentwood over the weekend and two men were arrested.

I survived killer bug - Brentwood woman seeks to raise awareness of meningitis

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Friday 26th September 2014

A MENINGITIS survivior has shared the harrowing experience which left her in intensive care.

Do you recognise these men? £6k credit card fraud at Brentwood Premier Inn

Brentwood Weekly News:

5:18pm Thursday 25th September 2014

POLICE want to identify two men in connection with the use of a fraudulent credit card at the Premier Inn in Kings Road, Brentwood.

Stage is set for celebration of top Mid-Essex firms at Business Awards

Brentwood Weekly News:

5:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

THE region’s finest businesses, owners and their staff will be celebrated at a glitzy bash this week.

Pixie Lott to set up stage school in Chelmsford

Brentwood Weekly News: STAR ACT: Pixie Lott

1:00pm Thursday 25th September 2014

POP STAR Pixie Lott is giving Chelmsford youngsters the perfect opportunity to follow in her footsteps by setting up a stage school in the city with her family.

You communists! Row breaks out over shops-to-rent suggestion

Brentwood Weekly News:

10:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

MEMBERS of Brentwood Council were accused of “communist tactics” by the opposition after suggesting shops-to-rent be built on a car park.

£15million ambulance plan

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

AN EMERGENCY package worth £14.9million is being considered to improve the ambulance service.

Police changes community meetings amid cuts

Brentwood Weekly News:

3:05pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

CHANGES to public police meetings will come into place next week as part of changes to the force’s structure.

Police appeal for witnesses after man "struck by vehicle wing mirror"

Brentwood Weekly News: Ingatestone high street (google)

1:32pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A MAN thought to have been hit by a vehicle in Ingatestone was left on the floor in a confused state.

Horse sanctuary to host Japanese therapy association's annual conference

Brentwood Weekly News:

11:28am Wednesday 24th September 2014

A HORSE sanctuary based in Ingatestone is set to play host to an annual conference this weekend.

Brentwood's TOWIE stars set to hit our TV screens again

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Wednesday 24th September 2014

THERE will be glowsticks at dawn as the latest series of the Only Way Is Essex it set to kick off with an Ibiza special.

Paranormal activity? Call in the Ghostbusters advise Essex County Council

Brentwood Weekly News: GHOSTBUSTERS!!!

3:31pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

If there's something strange happening in your neighbourhood, who are you going to call? Well, Ghostbusters according to Essex County Council.

Popular car garage reopened

Brentwood Weekly News:

12:36pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

BRENTWOOD MP Eric Pickles cut the ribbon top declare the town's Kwik Fit store open after it underwent a significant revamp.

Brentwood woman shares her story and urges others to take part in Alzheimer's walk

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A BRENTWOOD woman is urging others to join her in helping to raise money for Alzheimer’s Society by signing up for Brentwood Memory Walk.

Take part in council's street care, waste and recycling survey

Brentwood Weekly News: The ‘Recycle+’ system is part of the Council’s work to increase recycling rates in the borough, to help hit the Welsh Government’s strict statutory targets for recycling and composting.

6:36pm Monday 22nd September 2014

RESIDENTS are being urged to take part in the council's Street Scene, Waste and Recycling Survey.

Essex Police and Crime Commissioner Nick Alston defends his role

Brentwood Weekly News: Nick Alston will be answering your questions

10:11am Monday 22nd September 2014

THE Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex, Nick Alston, has defended his and the role of commissioner following the recent child abuse scandal in Rotherham.

Brentwood therapist donates massages for hospice cause

Brentwood Weekly News:

12:00pm Sunday 21st September 2014

AN ARCHAEOLOGIST turned therapist from Brentwood has been inundated with bookings for massage treatments at bargain prices...all in aid of a local hospice.

Hutton business benefits from low carbon grant

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Sunday 21st September 2014

A BUSINESS in Hutton is the latest to receive a low carbon grant in the Brentwood Borough.

READER PIC: Flooding in Southend

Brentwood Weekly News: Mobile Send Your News

10:58am Saturday 20th September 2014

THIS photo was taken just past the Kursaal at about 10pm last night. It was deeper than this but I couldn't take a picture sooner due to it raining so hard. One N-reg clio tried to drive through and broke down mid way and had to be pushed out by local residents. The fire service also turned up to help those with houses in the flood!

Updated: Flash flooding hits homes and businesses

Brentwood Weekly News:

10:50am Saturday 20th September 2014

HOMES and businesses have been flooded and some left without power after extreme rainfall battered Southend.

Video: Staff rush to save Southend chippy as storm hits

Brentwood Weekly News:

6:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

A CCTV camera captured just how quickly last night's storm devastated businesses and homes in Southend. 

Brentwood Tories: We want say over William Hunter Way

Brentwood Weekly News:

12:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

BRENTWOOD Conservatives want a bigger say on the future of any large-scale development at William Hunter Way.

Nine people rescued after storm hits Southend

Brentwood Weekly News:

8:21am Saturday 20th September 2014

Firefighters rescued nine people trapped by flood water and were called to more than 30 incidents after a storm hit Southend.  Send your pictures and video to

Oxbridge visit inspires County High pupils

Brentwood Weekly News: Stephen Drew - the new Brentwood County High School headteacher

8:00am Saturday 20th September 2014

REPRESENTATIVES from the University of Cambridge and University of Oxford visited the Brentwood County High School.

Kelvedon Hatch recycling centre set to close

Brentwood Weekly News: REPRIEVE: The Llangadog waste and recycling centre will now remain open for the next 12 months.

5:25pm Friday 19th September 2014

A RECYCLING centre in Kelvedon Hatch is to close for good on Monday.

Performing arts open day in Shenfield

Brentwood Weekly News: New HAPA Stage School Branch Launching In Shenfield!

1:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

HELEN Arber Performing Arts will host an open day to launch its new Shenfiled branch of stage school.

Blaze delays pub’s revamp

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Friday 19th September 2014

HOPES of a Christmas opening for a popular pub in Warley have been thrown into serious doubt after a fire destroyed its roof at the weekend.

Enjoy theatre and help the hungry

Brentwood Weekly News:

5:00pm Thursday 18th September 2014

FANS of playwright Dario Fo are being asked to bring donations for a food bank when they visit Brentwood Theatre to see Fo’s 1974 play “Can’t Pay, Won’t Pay” later this month.

11-year-old boy tells council leader: build a cinema in the centre of Brentwood!

Brentwood Weekly News:

12:01pm Thursday 18th September 2014

AN 11-year-old caught the attention of council bosses with his enthusiastic letter about what facilities should be included on any William Hunter Way development.

No room on 1 in 4 trains

Brentwood Weekly News: There is disruption on the Greater Anglia service to Southminster

7:00am Thursday 18th September 2014

COMMUTERS have called on rail firm, Abellio Greater Anglia, to up carriage numbers after latest figures revealed more than a quarter of its peak morning rush hour trains are over capacity.

Parking wardens to be issued with CCTV cameras

Brentwood Weekly News: Traffic warden Paul Evans of APCOA Parking

5:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

TRAFFIC wardens in south Essex will be fitted with body cameras to deter assaults and gather evidence on poorly parked motorists.

Pizza and grill restaurant coming to town

Brentwood Weekly News:

7:00am Wednesday 17th September 2014

A restaurant already popular on the streets of Essex is hoping to open its next store on Brentwood High Street.

MP backs national learning scheme

Brentwood Weekly News: HELP REQUESTED: Eric Pickles.

5:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

BRENTWOOD and Ongar MP Eric Pickles has backed a scheme run by the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust which funds Brits who want to go abroad to gain experiences for their jobs at home.

Van fire causing problems on northbound A12 near Boreham

Brentwood Weekly News:

3:07pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

THERE are traffic problems on the A12 after a van caught fire earlier this afternoon.


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