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Keeping the peace

A report has named three areas in the East as the most peaceful places in the UK.

The survey by the Institute for Economics and Peace looked at rates of murders and violent crimes to come up with the list.

The Norfolk district of Broadland came out top with South Cambridgeshire and Maldon in Essex also getting a mention as Luke Farrington reports.


Essex school caters to museum

A school in Essex has outsourced its catering team to help run a tea room in a museum.

The Essex school and museum have teamed up Credit: ITV News

The Plume School in Maldon is working with the Steam Pump Tea Room located in the Museum of Power in Langford. Catering students will be able to get work experience in customer service and it's created two jobs.

The Pump Tea Room in Langford Credit: ITV Anglia


Flood warning lifted

The Environment Agency has lifted a flood warning for Maldon town waterfront and the Hythe in Essex.

It says no further flooding is expected in the area, but that people should be careful of any left-over flood water which could be contaminated.

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