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April 17, 2018 4:00 AM Time running out for Marine Plaza plans in Southend

Developers behind a huge seafront project are looking for partner to help get the £60million plan kickstarted, it has been revealed. However, time is rapidly running out as planning permission granted three years ago will run out at the end of the summer. Goldfield Developments initially put the Marine Plaza site on Marine Parade, Southend, up for sale last year - but sources 6

April 16, 2018 12:20 PM Two pilots are killed as light aircraft collide in mid-air smash over German airfield 'while both trying to land'

At least two people are dead after two small planes collided over an airfield in Germany on Sunday. The collision occurred above Schwäbisch Hall in the southern state of Baden-Württemberg. Initial reports said the aircraft - a hobby aircraft and a microlight plane - were trying to land when they smashed into each other. 'They were on the approach, more I can't

April 16, 2018 10:54 AM Seven dead after fights at South Carolina maximum security prison

Several inmates had treatment but no officers were hurt at the facility, which houses some of the state's most violent offenders. Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon said State Law Enforcement Division agents were required to help secure Lee Correctional Institution at 3am local time on Monday (8am in the UK). About 17 inmates required outside medical attention 6

April 15, 2018 8:27 AM Cars belonging to same family set alight in arson attack

THREE cars belonging to the same family were set alight in a suspected arson attack in the early hours. The family arrived home from a night out to find their vehicles were on fire. Emergency services were called to cottages off Manchester Road in Blackrod at around 2.45am. Crews from Bolton Central Fire Station attended and quickly asked for another

April 14, 2018 11:20 AM Dover pensioner dies in hospital after being hit by car in Maison Dieu Road

A pensioner has died in hospital three weeks after being hit by a car. The 66-year-old was knocked down by a red Ford Mondeo at the junction of Maison Dieu Road and Crafford Street in Dover just after 12.30pm on Friday, March 23. An air ambulance landed at the Astor College playing fields to fly the injured man to the major trauma centre at King’s College 10

April 14, 2018 6:00 AM Queen Priscilla will reign in Essex

Full casting has been announced for the Essex professional premiere of glamorously feel-good musical, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. The show will premiere at the Queen’s Theatre in Hornchurch where it will run from April 27 – May 26. Mark Inscoe is thrilled to be reviving the role of Bernadette having previously performed the part in the West End production 7

April 13, 2018 3:26 PM Will Ferrell taken to hospital after car accident

Anchorman star Will Ferrell has been taken to hospital after a car accident in California that left one person critically injured. The actor was travelling on a motorway in Orange County when the crash happened. Captain Larry Kurtz of the Orange County Fire Authority told the Press Association: “It happened at 10.55 last night on the northbound 5 freeway 8

April 13, 2018 5:48 AM Optus comes under fire for advertising for an 'Anglo Saxon' retail assistant to work part-time in one of their Sydney stores

An Optus store on Sydney's ritzy lower North Shore advertised for an 'Anglo-Saxon' employee. The Neutral Bay shop on Military Road, near Mosman, posted the advertisement for a casual retail assistant on Thursday afternoon, which breached anti-discrimination laws. The job ad, posted on employment site Seek, asked for preferred candidates 'who are Anglo

April 13, 2018 2:41 AM WA fire service gets new rural division

WA will get a specialist rural fire division at the Department of Fire and Emergency Services, as recommended in a report following the deadly Yarloop bushfire. The emergency services levy will fund the division, with a $28 increase for metropolitan landowners, and between $8 and $17 in the regions. The division will cost $80 million and the state government 1

April 10, 2018 9:31 AM Arizona plane crash: Flight plunges into golf course in fireball killing all on board

A PLANE has crashed into an Arizona golf course, bursting into flames and killing all on board. The plane plummeted into Scottsdale Champions Golf Course, shortly after takeoff from Scottsdale Airport, which is located north of the course. More than half a dozen emergency vehicles rushed to the scene but Scottsdale Police said none of the six people 41