Chelmsford celebration
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Chelmsford celebrates as it is awarded city status

Chelmsford is the only town in England to have been awarded city status to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

In the eastern counties Colchester, Corby and Milton Keynes all failed in their bids to become cities.

  • 14 Mar 2012
  • From the section Essex