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# essex - Monday 21 December, 2020

Two men found guilty of manslaughter of 39 people in Essex lorry tragedy
# Essex
# Essex

Two men found guilty of manslaughter of 39 people in Essex lorry tragedy

Dec 21st 2020, 1:26 PM 22,077 Views 0 Comments

The Vietnamese migrants, aged between 15 and 44, were found dead in the back of a trailer in Essex in 2019.

# essex - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Three men rescued after becoming stuck in tumble dryer in Essex
# Essex
# Essex

Three men rescued after becoming stuck in tumble dryer in Essex

Oct 31st 2020, 1:34 PM 73,068 Views 5 Comments

The men were left in the care of ambulance officers.

# essex - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Lorry driver’s 999 call over tragic migrants played in court
# Manslaughter
# Manslaughter

Lorry driver’s 999 call over tragic migrants played in court

Oct 27th 2020, 6:51 PM 34,707 Views 0 Comments

Maurice Robinson called emergency services after opening a trailer in Thurrock.

# essex - Friday 28 August, 2020

Haulier pleads guilty to manslaughter in relation to deaths of 39 Vietnamese people in Essex
# Ronan Hughes
# Ronan Hughes

Haulier pleads guilty to manslaughter in relation to deaths of 39 Vietnamese people in Essex

Aug 28th 2020, 5:51 PM 19,817 Views 0 Comments

Armagh haulier Ronan Hughes pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey today to 39 counts of manslaughter.

Six men - including three from Northern Ireland - due in court over Essex lorry deaths
# People-smuggling Ring
# People-smuggling Ring

Six men - including three from Northern Ireland - due in court over Essex lorry deaths

Aug 28th 2020, 7:25 AM 10,076 Views 0 Comments

The bodies of 39 Vietnamese nationals were found after the container arrived on a ferry from Europe in October 2019.

# essex - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Co Down lorry driver (23) appears in UK court over deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants
# Eamonn Harrison
# Eamonn Harrison

Co Down lorry driver (23) appears in UK court over deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants

Jul 23rd 2020, 1:49 PM 10,156 Views 0 Comments

Eamonn Harrison is alleged to have driven the lorry trailer to the Belgian port of Zeebrugge.

Irish lorry driver who fought extradition to the UK is now in police custody there
# Essex Lorry
# Essex Lorry

Irish lorry driver who fought extradition to the UK is now in police custody there

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:18 AM 13,920 Views 0 Comments

Eamonn Harrison faces charges over the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants.

# essex - Friday 12 June, 2020

Northern Irish man loses latest challenge aimed at preventing his extradition to UK
# Eamon Ronald Harrison
# Eamon Ronald Harrison

Northern Irish man loses latest challenge aimed at preventing his extradition to UK

Jun 12th 2020, 5:30 PM 9,088 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Ronald Harrison is wanted by Essex police to face 39 counts of manslaughter.

Alleged 'ringleader' of crime gang to be extradited from Ireland to UK over 39 Essex lorry deaths
# Ronan Hughes
# Ronan Hughes

Alleged 'ringleader' of crime gang to be extradited from Ireland to UK over 39 Essex lorry deaths

Updated Jun 12th 2020, 2:57 PM 12,285 Views 0 Comments

The bodies of eight women and 31 men, all Vietnamese nationals.were found on 23 October 2019.

# essex - Friday 15 May, 2020

Essex lorry deaths: State says defence raised 'nonsensical' claim at Monaghan man's extradition hearing
# Courts
# Courts

Essex lorry deaths: State says defence raised 'nonsensical' claim at Monaghan man's extradition hearing

May 15th 2020, 3:36 PM 19,214 Views 0 Comments

Ronan Hughes has been accused of being the “ringleader” in an organised crime group that trafficked the Vietnamese migrants.

# essex - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Monaghan man facing extradition to UK over Essex lorry deaths was 'ringleader' in criminal gang, court hears
# Ronan Hughes
# Ronan Hughes

Monaghan man facing extradition to UK over Essex lorry deaths was 'ringleader' in criminal gang, court hears

Apr 29th 2020, 6:50 PM 20,767 Views 0 Comments

Ronan Hughes faces 39 charges of manslaughter in the UK.

# essex - Monday 20 April, 2020

Man (40s) arrested in relation to deaths of 39 people in Essex lorry last year
# Arrest
# Arrest

Man (40s) arrested in relation to deaths of 39 people in Essex lorry last year

Apr 20th 2020, 10:03 PM 19,270 Views 0 Comments

He is due before the High Court tomorrow.

# essex - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Lorry driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of 39 people found dead in Essex truck
# Maurice Robinson
# Maurice Robinson

Lorry driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of 39 people found dead in Essex truck

Updated Apr 8th 2020, 4:04 PM 21,240 Views 0 Comments

The bodies of the 39 people were discovered in a refrigerated container last year.

# essex - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Five to appear in court over deaths of 39 Vietnamese nationals in lorry
# Essex
# Essex

Five to appear in court over deaths of 39 Vietnamese nationals in lorry

Apr 7th 2020, 5:22 PM 14,053 Views 0 Comments

The bodies of the 39 people were discovered in a refrigerated container last year.

# essex - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Two people arrested by UK police over Essex lorry deaths
# Essex
# Essex

Two people arrested by UK police over Essex lorry deaths

Feb 11th 2020, 1:44 PM 16,368 Views 0 Comments

One of the men arrested is from Northern Ireland.

# essex - Friday 24 January, 2020

Essex truck deaths: High Court approves extradition of Eamon Harrison to UK
# High Court
# High Court

Essex truck deaths: High Court approves extradition of Eamon Harrison to UK

Updated Jan 24th 2020, 1:01 PM 17,984 Views 0 Comments

39 bodies were discovered in a refrigerated container in Essex in October last year.

# essex - Friday 27 December, 2019

Essex police say human bone found in Primark socks not linked to crime
# Hoax
# Hoax

Essex police say human bone found in Primark socks not linked to crime

Dec 27th 2019, 2:54 PM 21,908 Views 12 Comments

The police investigation and a probe by the company at its factory have now concluded.

# essex - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Man arrested after boy killed in hit-and-run outside Essex school
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

Man arrested after boy killed in hit-and-run outside Essex school

Dec 3rd 2019, 7:23 AM 13,353 Views 4 Comments

A murder investigation was launched after a 12-year-old boy died yesterday.

# essex - Monday 2 December, 2019

Murder investigation launched after 12-year-old boy killed in Essex car crash
# Essex Police
# Essex Police

Murder investigation launched after 12-year-old boy killed in Essex car crash

Dec 2nd 2019, 8:13 PM 19,057 Views 0 Comments

Other children who attended a nearby school were also injured in the fatal collision.

# essex - Monday 25 November, 2019

Man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with Essex lorry incident
# Truck Tragedy
# Truck Tragedy

Man arrested on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with Essex lorry incident

Nov 25th 2019, 10:48 PM 10,045 Views 0 Comments

The man, from Purfleet, Essex, was arrested this morning at a property in Dalston, east London.

Lorry driver pleads guilty to assisting illegal immigration in case of 39 deaths in Essex
# Mo Robinson
# Mo Robinson

Lorry driver pleads guilty to assisting illegal immigration in case of 39 deaths in Essex

Updated Nov 25th 2019, 10:25 AM 40,085 Views 0 Comments

Maurice Robinson faced 39 counts of manslaughter, conspiracy to traffic people and conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration.

# essex - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Northern Irish man (23) charged over Essex lorry deaths
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Northern Irish man (23) charged over Essex lorry deaths

Nov 24th 2019, 10:15 AM 23,956 Views 0 Comments

Christopher Kennedy has been charged with human trafficking offences.

# essex - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Man wanted in connection with deaths of 39 migrants in trailer was travelling on Irish passport, court hears
# Essex Trailer Tragedy
# Essex Trailer Tragedy

Man wanted in connection with deaths of 39 migrants in trailer was travelling on Irish passport, court hears

Updated Nov 21st 2019, 3:43 PM 22,341 Views 0 Comments

It is alleged that Eamon Harrison delivered the trailer to a Belgian port before its journey to Britain.

# essex - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Families of Essex lorry victims to borrow from government to repatriate remains to Vietnam
# Repatriation
# Repatriation

Families of Essex lorry victims to borrow from government to repatriate remains to Vietnam

Nov 19th 2019, 7:01 AM 12,934 Views 18 Comments

Vietnam’s foreign ministry said it would help but that families would have to foot the bill.

# essex - Monday 11 November, 2019

Essex deaths: Man facing 39 counts of manslaughter has 'modest means', court told
# Migrant Deaths
# Migrant Deaths

Essex deaths: Man facing 39 counts of manslaughter has 'modest means', court told

Nov 11th 2019, 3:40 PM 23,160 Views 0 Comments

UK authorities allege that Eamon Harrison (22) delivered the trailer, where 39 Vietnamese nationals were found dead, to a Belgian port.

# essex - Friday 8 November, 2019

Here are the names of the 39 victims of the Essex lorry tragedy
# RIP
# RIP

Here are the names of the 39 victims of the Essex lorry tragedy

Nov 8th 2019, 6:17 PM 15,061 Views 0 Comments

Two 15-year-old boys are among the dead.

# essex - Monday 4 November, 2019

Eight arrested in Vietnam over deaths of 39 migrants in truck near London
# Container Tragedy
# Container Tragedy

Eight arrested in Vietnam over deaths of 39 migrants in truck near London

Nov 4th 2019, 9:30 AM 14,510 Views 0 Comments

It follows a number of arrests in the UK over the incident last month.

# essex - Sunday 3 November, 2019

'Seeing that little body was unbearable': How Europe is responding to the migrant and refugee crisis
# Essex
# Essex

'Seeing that little body was unbearable': How Europe is responding to the migrant and refugee crisis

Nov 3rd 2019, 10:00 PM 20,211 Views 0 Comments

The recent discovery of 39 bodies in a lorry in Essex has put the crisis back under the spotlight.

# essex - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Vietnam 'strongly condemns' human trafficking after confirmation all Essex lorry victims were Vietnamese
# Essex
# Essex

Vietnam 'strongly condemns' human trafficking after confirmation all Essex lorry victims were Vietnamese

Nov 2nd 2019, 7:32 AM 10,178 Views 0 Comments

Eight women and 31 men were found dead in a refrigerated container in Essex last week.

# essex - Friday 1 November, 2019

All 39 migrants found dead in lorry were Vietnamese, UK police say
# Essex
# Essex

All 39 migrants found dead in lorry were Vietnamese, UK police say

Nov 1st 2019, 8:39 PM 13,203 Views 0 Comments

Investigators initially believed the migrants were of Chinese origin.

Two people arrested in Vietnam in connection with Essex lorry deaths
# Vietnam
# Vietnam

Two people arrested in Vietnam in connection with Essex lorry deaths

Nov 1st 2019, 3:51 PM 18,430 Views 0 Comments

The move comes after British police arrested four people over the tragedy.

Essex lorry deaths: Police make direct appeal for two wanted Armagh brothers to come forward
# Essex
# Essex

Essex lorry deaths: Police make direct appeal for two wanted Armagh brothers to come forward

Nov 1st 2019, 11:03 AM 14,630 Views 0 Comments

Ronan and Christopher Hughes are believed to have links in Northern Ireland and Ireland.

# essex - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

Police investigating deaths of 39 Essex lorry victims seeking to track brothers from Armagh
# Essex
# Essex

Police investigating deaths of 39 Essex lorry victims seeking to track brothers from Armagh

Oct 29th 2019, 2:05 PM 38,555 Views 0 Comments

Ronan and Christopher Hughes are believed to have links in Northern Ireland and Ireland.

# essex - Monday 28 October, 2019

Accused lorry driver ‘part of global people-smuggling ring’, court told
# Essex
# Essex

Accused lorry driver ‘part of global people-smuggling ring’, court told

Updated Oct 28th 2019, 1:33 PM 71,781 Views 0 Comments

Maurice Robinson has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter, conspiracy to traffic people and money laundering.

Family of woman feared to be among Essex lorry victims ‘begged her not to go’
# Court
# Court

Family of woman feared to be among Essex lorry victims ‘begged her not to go’

Oct 28th 2019, 8:14 AM 20,266 Views 0 Comments

More details about the victims are emerging as the lorry driver, Maurice Robinson, is due to appear in court today.

# essex - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Oct 27th 2019, 7:55 PM 12,671 Views 0 Comments

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
# Essex
# Essex

Three people arrested in connection with deaths of 39 migrants in UK released on bail

Oct 27th 2019, 11:49 AM 21,394 Views 0 Comments

All three were detained by British police on Friday.

# essex - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Armagh lorry driver charged with manslaughter over deaths of 39 people in Essex
# Essex
# Essex

Armagh lorry driver charged with manslaughter over deaths of 39 people in Essex

Oct 26th 2019, 6:28 PM 70,103 Views 0 Comments

Police are continuing to question a number of people.

Up to 20 Vietnamese people feared among 39 killed in UK container tragedy
# Essex
# Essex

Up to 20 Vietnamese people feared among 39 killed in UK container tragedy

Updated Oct 26th 2019, 1:26 PM 32,006 Views 31 Comments

Police are continuing to question a number of people over the migrants’ deaths.

# essex - Friday 25 October, 2019

Northern Irish man arrested at Stansted Airport as part of Essex lorry probe
# Truck Tragedy
# Truck Tragedy

Northern Irish man arrested at Stansted Airport as part of Essex lorry probe

Updated Oct 25th 2019, 6:14 PM 53,965 Views 28 Comments

In all, four people have now been arrested in connection with the lorry deaths.

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