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Colchester Zoo dinosaur discovery day event information: Dinosaurs will take over Colchester Zoo for the day at an exciting discovery day.
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Colchester Zoo dinosaur discovery day event information
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Leigh-on-Sea named as best place to live in Essex for 2023: Muddy Stilettos has crowned its Essex regional winner for 2023 in Leigh-on-Sea
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Leigh-on-Sea named as best place to live in Essex for 2023
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Essex seaside town next to the 'worst beach on Earth' named best place to live: Leigh-on-Sea has been described as Southend's "smaller ...
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Essex seaside town next to the 'worst beach on Earth' named best place to ...
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Essex beach branded 'abysmal' and 'worst place on Earth' by TripAdvisor users: We disagree with the TripAdvisor ratings
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Essex beach branded 'abysmal' and 'worst place on Earth' by TripAdvisor ...
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Boom Battle Bar deal complete for Southend Victoria Shopping Centre: AXE throwing, beer ping and reality darts experience set to open across two floors in a ...
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Boom Battle Bar deal complete for Southend Victoria Shopping Centre
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Essex town considered one of worst places to live now ranked among the best: They are accurate but savage in their description of the seaside town
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Essex town considered one of worst places to live now ranked among the ...
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Eastwood's Luke Bellfield died 'after starting knife fight': A TEENAGER died after starting a knife fight with another male, while carrying a machete in Old ...
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Eastwood's Luke Bellfield died 'after starting knife fight'
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Essex mum looking to bring new cat café to town: She is hoping to open her new Meow Cat Café
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Essex mum looking to bring new cat café to town
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📄 READER LETTER: Julie Milnes, Roach Vale, Colchester 🗣
I unexpectedly spent nine days at Colchester hospital and I was so touched by the care I ... Show more

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People on 'UK's friendliest estate' park on each other's driveways: Riverside Estate in Colchester Essex is hoping to win UK's friendliest estate.
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People on 'UK's friendliest estate' park on each other's driveways
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Colchester dog owner embroiled in Vets Now dispute after pooch dies: Alsatian cross pointer Simba sadly died on his second birthday
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Colchester dog owner embroiled in Vets Now dispute after pooch dies
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Go Ape confirms opening plans for new site in Chelmsford : Go Ape hope to open their 35th location in the UK and their first in Essex later this year
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Go Ape confirms opening plans for new site in Chelmsford
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Danielle Jones killer Stuart Campbell denied parole: Stuart Campbell, 64, is serving a life sentence for the murder of teenager Danielle Jones in 2001.
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Danielle Jones killer Stuart Campbell denied parole
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Essex teen was 'tragically' killed after chasing man with machete: A detective superintendent at Essex Police told the inquest that Luke Bellfield would not have ...
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Essex teen was 'tragically' killed after chasing man with machete
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Readers say parents shouldn't be prosecuted for term time holidays with kids: The comments come in the wake of a warning from an Essex school that parents who ...
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Readers say parents shouldn't be prosecuted for term time holidays with ...
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Essex's 'poshest' Toby Carvery with 'elegant and upmarket feel': "We wanted to make sure that we always give an elegant feel, but also homely"
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Essex's 'poshest' Toby Carvery with 'elegant and upmarket feel'
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Colchester estate aims to be named the happiest in the UK: She says residents happily walk each others dogs and even park on each others drives
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Colchester estate aims to be named the happiest in the UK
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Colchester BMW driver fined for undertaking a vehicle: The offence took place in Clingoe Hill, Colchester
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Colchester BMW driver fined for undertaking a vehicle
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Southend Kingpins second floor to open its doors tonight: The new venue will operate on the second floor of Kingpins, the venue which replaced Talk Nightclub in ...
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Southend Kingpins second floor to open its doors tonight
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Police issue update on 'dead pony' found beside busy Essex road: It is the responsibility of the local council to remove the animal's body
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Police issue update on 'dead pony' found beside busy Essex road
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Take a look at this stunning photo of No.1 Cockleshed in Old Leigh which has just re-opened after undergoing a big ... Show more

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A lorry driver has protested against the "rip off" £12.50 ULEZ charge by strapping a rude number plate onto his non-compliant truck.

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TikTok search for Southend dad's ashes ends in success: Stan Blade took his dad’s ashes out with him to make a funny TikTok video of himself going posing ...
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TikTok search for Southend dad's ashes ends in success
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Essex locals resent government plan to house asylum seeking men at MoD facility: Despite resentment from the local council and residents in the area ...
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Essex locals resent government plan to house asylum seeking men at MoD ...
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Mum forced to move to Essex has 4-hour school runs after house eviction: Her eldest son had to sleep over at friends' house while doing his GCSEs
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Mum forced to move to Essex has 4-hour school runs after house eviction
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Southend: Man reunited with dad's ashes following nine-hour pub bender: A man who lost his dad ashes following a nine-hour pub bender has been reunited with him ...
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Southend: Man reunited with dad's ashes following nine-hour pub bender
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Good morning! 😊 Look at this stunning view at Southchurch Park 😍

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Colchester Hot Sausage Company to give away 1,000 free bangers
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Colchester dog owner embroiled in Vets Now dispute after pooch dies: Alsatian cross pointer Simba sadly died on his second birthday
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Colchester dog owner embroiled in Vets Now dispute after pooch dies
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New Southend seafront restaurant set to open this summer: A PLUSH new restaurant on Southend seafront is set to open this summer, offering high end cocktails and ...
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New Southend seafront restaurant set to open this summer
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Southend United stadium plans submitted to council: The application comes just days after Blues chairman Mr Martin announced his plan to sell the club.
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Southend United stadium plans submitted to council
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There could be another chance to see the Northern Lights on Monday

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Leigh's brilliant Linda Catling has unveiled her knitted afternoon tea post box topper for Mother's Day 💐 We ❤️ this!
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The Italian restaurant ranked the 'most romantic place' to eat in Essex: The restaurant has earned thousands of rave reviews from customers on Trip Advisor
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The Italian restaurant ranked the 'most romantic place' to eat in Essex
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Wilson Road double glaze window replacement bid rejected: Emmex International, which owns 2 Wilson Road, wanted to replace the original Victorian windows with ...
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Wilson Road double glaze window replacement bid rejected
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Southend: Man loses dad's ashes on nine-hour pub crawl: Stan Blade lost Stephen Jewitt's ashes in a Tesco bag for life at Southend beach after a massive ...
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Southend: Man loses dad's ashes on nine-hour pub crawl
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Colchester's newest restaurant must improve to rake in the customers: The newest restaurant in Colchester opened last month, so we sent one of our reporters to ...
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Colchester's newest restaurant must improve to rake in the customers
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The spooky Essex footway dubbed “the deadliest path in Britain": The footway is now so old that it just leads into the sea
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The spooky Essex footway dubbed “the deadliest path in Britain"
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The popular Busted song that was created in Essex nightclub: The song launched the iconic noughties band to fame
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The popular Busted song that was created in Essex nightclub
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Historic Essex pub to be converted into Italian restaurant: The restaurant has been well reviewed in its town and is now going to expand
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Historic Essex pub to be converted into Italian restaurant
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Video shows inside Lakelands Centre in Stanway, Colchester: Building of the new facility is ongoing. The Anti Loo Roll Brigade hope to move into the building in ...
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Video shows inside Lakelands Centre in Stanway, Colchester
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Essex football club's TV stardom as crowds flock for Ant & Dec show: Jordan North hosted part of the show from Billericay Town FC in south Essex
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Essex football club's TV stardom as crowds flock for Ant & Dec show
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Free bus between Essex shopping village and town centre could restart: The council has admitted its concern over the slump in market activity
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Free bus between Essex shopping village and town centre could restart
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Essex school warns parents they could be prosecuted for term time holidays: A newsletter released by the school warned parents they could end up in court
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Essex school warns parents they could be prosecuted for term time holidays
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Murderer returns to scene and talks to police: Marek Hecko is filmed on a body cam saying he knows what happened and "this city is mine".
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Murderer returns to scene and talks to police
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Dedham and Felixstowe named best places to live in the East: Felixstowe in Suffolk and Dedham Vale on the Essex border have been named among the best places to ...
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Dedham and Felixstowe named best places to live in the East
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Colchester Institute students walk through knife arch: The students in Sheepen Road were visited by Essex Police
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Colchester Institute students walk through knife arch
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Jurassic Pier! Dinosaurs arrive at Clacton Pier for £500k attraction: THE dinosaurs have arrived at Clacton Pier!
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Jurassic Pier! Dinosaurs arrive at Clacton Pier for £500k attraction
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Plans progress for new tram route connecting south Essex with Kent: The trail-blazing KenEx project would see a comprehensive tramway of about 11 miles.
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Plans progress for new tram route connecting south Essex with Kent
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Photos show how much Essex Pier has changed since it first opened: Southend Pier is a world recognised attraction due to being the planet's longest ...
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 Photos show how much Essex Pier has changed since it first opened
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Essex residents convinced 'Banksy' painted stunning mural on vandalised shop: He was asked by the owners for his artistic expertise after the shop was affected ...
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Essex residents convinced 'Banksy' painted stunning mural on vandalised ...
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Rylan tempted to ditch fake look as fans go wild at natural ginger hair: TV favourite Rylan Clark from Essex says he may revert to his natural ginger hair colour ...
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Rylan tempted to ditch fake look as fans go wild at natural ginger hair
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Investigation into Benfleet teen death during police pursuit: Beau Duffield, from Benfleet, died in the early hours of November 13, 2021, after crashing a white ...
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Investigation into Benfleet teen death during police pursuit
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Southend city centre transformation plan revealed by council: WORK to transform Southend city centre into a green oasis full of open space and plants has ...
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Southend city centre transformation plan revealed by council
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The huge Essex town which once had two train stations - but now has none: The town has over 15,000 residents - but there are no trains to get in or out of the ...
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The huge Essex town which once had two train stations - but now has none
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Dining across the divide: ‘I thought I was going to meet an awful Tory – but it was wonderful, we swapped numbers’
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Dining across the divide: ‘I thought I was going to meet an awful Tory – ...
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Pan-Pacific restaurant with stunning sea views opens on seafront: A restaurant in Chelmsford is already opened at the former Faces Bar & Kitchen site.
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Pan-Pacific restaurant with stunning sea views opens on seafront
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The brand new activity centre is planned to open later this year🦧

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Southend United chairman Ron Martin reveals plan to sell club: Martin has been in charge of the Shrimpers for the past 25 years
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Southend United chairman Ron Martin reveals plan to sell club
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Southend’s EnsignBusCo open top bus to return: Visit Southend has confirmed EnsignBusCo’s open top bus is returning to Southend seafront this April.
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Southend’s EnsignBusCo open top bus to return
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Work underway to remove mosaic found buried beneath a vape shop: The Roman mosaic was originally discovered in the 1980s when services were being installed for ...
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Work underway to remove mosaic found buried beneath a vape shop
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"Truly exceptional" deli and tearoom cafe opening in historic Essex park
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"Truly exceptional" deli and tearoom cafe opening in historic ...
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CCTV shows men trying to blow up two Essex cash machines with gas canisters. Cash machines in Witham and Laindon were targeted by Jamie Masters and Wayne ... Show more
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Colchester pensioner hit by tree branch near Mersea Road: The 69-year-old was hit by the tree branch whilst making her way to a chemist
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Colchester pensioner hit by tree branch near Mersea Road
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A127 sees police receive reports of 'dead pony' beside road: Police have issued an update after a number of reports of a dead pony found beside the A127.
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A127 sees police receive reports of 'dead pony' beside road
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First horse supply store opens on Canvey for riding community: A new store supplying essential goods to the equestrian community on Canvey and beyond has opened.
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First horse supply store opens on Canvey for riding community
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Essex man proposes to girlfriend with extravagant sign as she gets off flight: “He asked my dad for permission on the Friday, got the ring on Saturday and then ...
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Essex man proposes to girlfriend with extravagant sign as she gets off ...
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Busy city centre bridge to shut for two weeks for repair works: It will be closed 24 hours a day for around two weeks
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Busy city centre bridge to shut for two weeks for repair works
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Essex pier aquarium to be replaced by new dinosaur attraction: It's sure to be a hit with the kids
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Essex pier aquarium to be replaced by new dinosaur attraction
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Good morning all. Here's a great shot of the wonderful Southend Pier to start your day ❤️
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Old pictures of life in Southend in the 1970s and 1980s: We have gone back in our archives to look at Southend in the 1970s and 1980s
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Old pictures of life in Southend in the 1970s and 1980s
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Prominent shop at heart of Somerset town centre closes suddenly: The prominent store has shut for good
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Prominent shop at heart of Somerset town centre closes suddenly