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Monday 11 December 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Essex

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Family of woman feared to be among Essex lorry victims ‘begged her not to go’
More details about the victims are emerging as the lorry driver, Maurice Robinson, is due to appear in court today.
Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
The death of Isis leader al-Baghdadi, tense relations between the DUP and Irish government, and the Dublin City Marathon had everyone talking today.
Three people arrested in connection with deaths of 39 migrants in UK released on bail
All three were detained by British police on Friday.
Armagh lorry driver charged with manslaughter over deaths of 39 people in Essex
Police are continuing to question a number of people.
Up to 20 Vietnamese people feared among 39 killed in UK container tragedy
Police are continuing to question a number of people over the migrants’ deaths.
Northern Irish man arrested at Stansted Airport as part of Essex lorry probe
In all, four people have now been arrested in connection with the lorry deaths.
Two more people arrested over Essex lorry deaths
A man and a woman have been arrested by police.
Post-mortem to be carried out on 39 bodies in Essex trailer tragedy
Irish company Global Trailer Rentals Ltd said it was ‘shellshocked’ by the news.
Minister says Irish trucking firm registration needs 'tightening up' in light of Essex incident
The vehicle involved is owned by an Irish company, but registered in Bulgaria.
All 39 people found dead in Essex container were Chinese, police confirm
The driver is still being questioned by police.
Two Northern Irish properties searched in Essex tragedy investigation
The driver, who is from Armagh, has been arrested.
Focus turns to Balkans-based trafficking gangs and potential Irish links after Essex tragedy
Mo Robinson (25) from Armagh was arrested on suspicion of mass murder.
Essex container tragedy: Police believe lorry and container entered UK separately
39 people were found dead this morning in a lorry container that entered the UK.
Gardaí assisting UK police after 39 people found dead in lorry container in Essex
The lorry entered the UK via Holyhead at the weekend.
Ryanair reports video to police after footage emerges of passenger racially abusing another
The elderly white man also calls a black woman a “stupid, ugly cow” in the video.
English man jailed for 20 years after pleading guilty to over 200 sexual assaults
A number of the offences were recorded by Lee on a camcorder.
Couple convicted of manslaughter of girl who died when bouncy castle blew away
Summer Grant suffered fatal injuries at a funfair in Essex on 26 March 2016
Ex-partner of reality star jailed for 20 years following acid attack outside London nightclub
Arthur Collins had been found guilty of 14 counts of assault.
Ex-partner of reality star found guilty of acid attack outside London nightclub
Arthur Collins has been found guilty of 14 counts of assault.
Michael Barrymore to receive damages over wrongful rape and murder arrest
The former TV presenter was arrested in 2007 on suspicion of the rape and murder of Stuart Lubbock.
Three men arrested in London on suspicion of plotting terror attack
The arrests come against a backdrop of increased security in Britain following a string of terror attacks.
Tributes paid to three Irish people who died in UK house fire
A woman and two men, all aged in their 60s and 70s, died as a result of the fire.
'Sell water to Saudi Arabia and turf to England': A Londoner's advice to Garret FitzGerald
William Long, from Essex, wrote to the then Taoiseach with his plans for Irish trade.
Man arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of 'preparing for a terrorist act'
He had arrived on a flight from Istanbul.
Dog attack leaves baby boy dead and child seriously injured
The young child has been left with “life-changing” injuries.
Three-year-old boy dies after being attacked by dog in Essex
A 29-year-old woman was arrested.
Woman prevented from having 'Skywalker' on passport makes official complaint
Laura Matthews originally changed her name to Skywalker for “a bit of a laugh”.
Two people arrested after young girl dies in freak bouncy castle accident
The accident happened at an Easter event in Essex yesterday afternoon.
British man dies after collapsing before finishing line of half marathon in Malta
His wife, who was also running the race, said her husband’s last words were “next year, eh”.
Murder investigation launched after woman shot at nursing home
The incident took place at a care home in the United Kingdom.
13-year-old girl arrested in England over murder of 42-year-old man
Darren Kelly was stabbed to death on Tuesday night.
Two dead after aircraft bursts into flames and crashes
The incident happened earlier this morning.
Barrymore sues police over arrest in connection with murder at his home
The former TV star says his arrest over Stuart Lubbock’s death ruined his career.
PHOTOS: Welcome to Sealand, the bizarre 'micronation' off the coast of England
The Principality of Sealand has its own currency, flag, and royal family.
Son says his mum "wouldn't help" these dangerous convicted killers escape prison
A huge search for the two men is ongoing.
Two pregnant women found among 68 trafficked in containers
The four men driving the vehicles have been arrested on suspicion of breaking immigration laws.
Manhunt in Essex as father abducts three-year-old son from foster parents
Robert Gurling is not allowed to have unsupervised access to his little boy.
Plane makes emergency landing at UK airport after engine catches fire
The fire service said the incident had the potential to be very serious.
100 'ambitious' Irish nurses sought for jobs in Essex
Got what it takes? Three ‘roadshow’ recruitment events take place next week in Cork, Galway and Limerick.
A Tory MP has defected to UKIP and resigned his seat in parliament
UKIP has secured only its second ever seat in Westminster after Douglas Carswell joined from the Conservative Party.