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Firefighters and 999 operators in Essex are starting three days of strike action today over cuts to frontline staff.
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Police searching for young dad Bradley Arthur, who's been missing since News Year's Day, have found a body.
Officers say the body has yet to be identified, but the search for the 24-year-old has been suspended. Bradley’s family has been told.
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Bradley, who lived in Drake Road, Chafford Hundred, was last seen at a house party at around 4am on New Year's day.
He had been celebrating with friends at Orsett Hall. Police say the body was found in a ditch off Manor Road in Grays.
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