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December 6, 2018 3:04 AM Greenhouse gas emissions produced by humans are making heatwaves 30 times more likely

Computer modelling compared actual temperatures with those that would have existed without human action. The extreme temperatures hit agriculture and infrastructure particularly hard and people were urged to cut their water usage. New computer modelling analysis compared the actual climate with that of the natural climate we would have had without human-induced 117

November 11, 2018 6:24 AM EMBARRASSING! BRAZEN thief steals police van from UNDER THE NOSES of officers in Suffolk

POLICE are desperately trying to hunt down a brazen criminal who stole a police van from under the noses of Suffolk emergency services yesterday evening. The thief has risked embarrassing Suffolk Police after he went on a joyride in the vehicle. He was spotted by members of the public driving the Vauxhall Vivaro recklessly around the county. He had stolen 37

November 10, 2018 9:18 AM Prisoner on the run after absconding from Suffolk jail

Gerry Sergeant failed to return to Hollesley Bay prison after going to his work placement in Bury St Edmunds. Gerry Sergeant, 61, was due back at the prison at 8pm on Friday after attending a work placement, but failed to return. He had been due to come back from Bury St Edmunds by motorbike, police said. Police have urged members of the public not to approach 53

October 29, 2018 2:33 AM Early turnout for US midterms SHATTERS records with Trump's record KEY ISSUE for voters

THE EARLY voter turnout for the US midterm elections is shattering previous records with the highest turnout in years and voters saying that Donald Trump is the main issue why. Seven states are reporting a higher number of early votes have been cast of the upcoming election than in 2014, with the potential for more states to also reach record numbers 42

September 10, 2018 9:21 AM Wanted man sought by police

Tefferson Page is wanted in connection with theft, malicious communications and breach of a restraining order. The 30-year-old is originally from Suffolk but is believed to be in the Swindon area. He is described as 5ft 7ins tall, with brown eyes, brown hair and a beard. If you see Page, please call 999 and give his exact location, direction of travel 41

August 24, 2018 6:40 PM Fundraising skydive after a tragic death

A CLOSE friend of a young mum who died in her sleep has collected hundreds of pounds before a planned a skydive. Chloe Dunk tragically died in May aged just 20 after taking a nap at her Southend home, leaving behind her one-year-old son Raheem. Taylor Cooper, 26, from Romford, a friend of her brother, Chris Dunk, is now preparing for the charity skydive 87

August 22, 2018 7:00 AM Essex University apologises after Twitter jibes to rivals

A UNIVERSITY has apologised after a light-hearted attempt at humour on social media backfired. Essex University came under fire for a number of tweets in which it called other higher education institutions “boring”. In one tweet, it quoted a message from Leeds Beckett in which it compared it to a “leaky bucket”. Essex University has now issued an apology 36

August 6, 2018 2:41 PM Holidaymakers EVACUATED from beach after children find unexploded shell

HOLIDAYMAKERS were evacuated from a beach after children discovered an unexploded shell in the sand. Police and coastguards formed an exclusion zone around the ordnance in Frinton, Essex, after it was found at about 4.20pm on Saturday. The Army Bomb Disposal Unit was called in, and carried out a controlled explosion on Sunday morning. Councillor Richard 93

July 25, 2018 7:31 AM Southend homes without water as pipe bursts in Bridgwater Drive

Sally Edwards said: "I live off of Bridgewater drive and have hardly any water upstairs but a little bit downstairs. "There was some work going on outside the shops last week where they dug up the road. Now a burst water main." A spokesman for Essex and Suffolk Water said: "We were made aware of a burst water main on Hurst Way early this morning, which 31

July 19, 2018 2:22 PM Lowestoft 'Thomas the Tank Engine' land train stolen

A land train that carries thousands of holiday visitors up and down the seafront at a Suffolk resort has been stolen. The popular attraction was taken from its Lowestoft home on Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, police said. It was secured in a container stored between Kensington Gardens and St Mary's Catholic Primary School. "A large lorry with a crane 38