Beavers have been born in Essex for the first time since the Middle Ages, conservationists have said. The mammals had been hunted to extinction for their meat, fur and scent glands in the UK by the beginning of the 16th century but have since been reintroduced.
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The world’s biggest container ship has arrived in the UK for the first time. HMM Algeciras concluded its journey from China to Essex on Sunday –-via South Korea, the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. The 1,312ft (400m) long and 200ft (61m) wide ship is delivering a variety of goods at DP World London Gateway in Thurrock.
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