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'TOWIE language' banned in Essex School

2016-05-03 12:47:32 - Recruiter

The Essex Chronicle reports that Chelmsfords Ongar Academy launched the crackdown due to fears that overuse of terms emosh geezer as well as excessive use of the words like and literally would damage pupils prospects when they enter the ...

Education councillor calls for 'urgent rethink' of forced academy plan

2016-05-03 11:42:48 - East London and West Essex Guardian Series




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'Geezer,' 'emosh' and 'ain't' are banned in Essex school's slang slam

2016-04-29 17:11:00 - Newsweek

School slang Britains Prime Minister David Cameron speaks to pupils during a visit to Corby Technical School at Corby England September 2 2015. This week the Ongar Academy in Essex banned pupils from using slang at school. Carl CourtPoolReuters.

Essex school addresses Towie-style slang

2016-04-29 16:32:08 - BBC News

Basically this school in Essex is like literally encouraging its pupils to think about the way they speak. Well if you used those words at the Ongar Academy youd be expected to go to one of its elocution for employment sessions. Headmaster David ...

Shocking CCTV shows brutal attack on Brentwood pub landlord and punters in last orders robbery

2016-04-29 14:26:03 - Brentwood Gazette

THIS is the terrifying moment that two balaclava-clad robbers stormed a Brentwood pub before closing time leapt over the bar and brutally assaulted the landlord and a customer. Martin White landlord of the Rising Sun in Ongar Road was left with a ...

Former pupils of Ongar boarding school take legal action after allegations of sexual abuse

2016-04-29 13:49:40 - Brentwood Gazette

A spokeswoman for Essex Police said of the investigation into Elmbridge Following extensive enquiries a man who was arrested in connection with an investigation into allegations of historical child sexual abuse has been released from bail without ...

TOWIE 'slang' banned from Ongar Academy in Essex

2016-04-29 07:46:18 - Daily Mail

The ITV show has attracted plenty of criticism for dumbing down TV leading David Grant to create a blacklist of expressions at the Ongar Academy Essex. Words and abbreviations including emosh aint geezer and literally have all been ...

Dozens of former schoolboys pursue legal action over child abuse claims at school

2016-04-29 04:05:26 - Maldon and Burnham Standard

Essex Police also plans to speak to her firm Andrew Groves and Co to see if there is enough evidence for a criminal case. ... Two men have been arrested on suspicion of historic abuse at Elmbridge Boarding School in Ongar during the 1980s and 1990s.

Ongar Road in Brentwood closed following serious crash

2016-04-27 17:49:20 - Brentwood Gazette

It is believed a driver fell ill at the wheel of his car and crashed into a tree in Burland Road close to the junction with Ongar Road. The air ambulance has been called and Essex Police have warned motorists to avoid the area for the next hour. Two ...


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