December 13 2013 Latest news:
Human hair, piled higher than the heads from which it once fell, spans the length of a 50 metre room in clumps and pigtails.
Maria Williams, 60, who works with Creekmouth Preservation Society, hopes to achieve her dream of writing a book about her village.
Rob Jones has just completed his A-levels at Robert Clack School in Dagenham. The 18-year-old, who lives in Temple Avenue, campaigned for Labour during the 2010 local elections in a bid to oust the BNP from the council. He also set up a school newspaper.
Philip Daly, 51, has formed a new business to help vulnerable people based on his experiences with his 88-year-old mother and the particular skills he used as a Belgravia housekeeper of 13 years.
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