A murder investigation begins after a man died from head injuries following a "brutal" late night attack.
A prison radio station is slammed for treating inmates as "fluffy little munchkins" by censoring song lyrics.
Hampshire's Adam Wheater re-joins Essex on loan for the rest of the County Championship season.
Police say they cannot take further action over claims from the mother of a murder victim that she is being taunted online by the killer.
Braintree's concerning start to the season continued with defeat at home to Torquay.
Four teenagers are arrested on suspicion of attempted murder over an attack on two Polish men in Essex.
An 18-year-old pedestrian dies in hospital after he is hit by a van on the A12 in Essex.
The actor Sheila Hancock reveals she is constantly asking shopkeepers and restaurant owners to turn down background music.
Second-half goals from Chris Porter and Sammie Szmodics give Colchester a win away at Wycombe.
Fleetwood score in each half to register a comfortable win at Southend in League One.
Barrow maintain their 100 per cent home record as Byron Harrison's late strike earns a win over visiting Braintree.
Southend United sign West Ham, Snderland and Reading defender Anton Ferdinand on a one-year deal.
Double Olympic gold medallist Max Whitlock is welcomed home at the gym which trains him.
A driver who paralysed her own daughter in a crash, and killed an elderly passenger in the car she hit, is handed a community service order
A six-year-old boy was saved from drowning in a seafront lagoon by a stranger, police say.
A woman who urinated on an Essex war memorial in front of members of the public faces a crown court judge for sentencing.
Division Two leaders Essex beat second-placed Leicestershire by an innings and 10 runs to edge closer to promotion.
Dan Lawrence's 123 not out puts Division Two leaders Essex into a strong position on day two against Leicestershire.
A student admits stabbing his mother in the street, leaving her with 37 separate knife wounds and a fatal injury to her heart.
Seven athletes are added to the British team for the Rio Paralympics, after Russia's ban on competing was upheld.