PARTS of a main road in Southend will be closed for four months to replace essential gas mains.
HEALTH advice has been issued ahead of tomorrow’s expected record-breaking temperatures.
LEIGH is a lovely part of Essex, something people who live there have known for many years.
A burglar was arrested after he drove a stolen car past his victim’s house in Basildon, just as a police officer was taking a statement from the owner.
Essex commuters are facing rush-hour misery after rail services were cancelled due to hot weather.
Twelve people were arrested during a series of police operations across Essex as part of a national campaign to target foreign criminals operating in Britain.
POLICE are appealing for the public’s help in finding a 30-year-old man missing from his home.
Pets can’t tell us when they’re too hot or uncomfortable in their fur coats, so it’s important for us to ensure they remain happy and healthy in the heat. PDSA Vet Vicki Larkham has put together ten top tips for owners:
A WOMAN who suffered years of physical and psychological abuse from her son has spoken out about her ordeal.
TWO teenage boys were tied up and robbed as they were playing computer games at home in Basildon.
SOUTHEND & EMT suffered their second defeat in succession, losing by 48 runs at Woodford Wells.
SOUTHEND United manager Phil Brown is set for another round of talks with midfielder Michael Timlin tomorrow.
NICOLAS Hamilton enjoyed a solid debut racing for the Thurrock based AmDTuning.com team at the MSA British Touring Car Championship.
WITH the end of the school year approaching, youngsters are being forced to think about their future.
SOUTHEND United have already sold more than 3,000 season cards for their forthcoming campaign in League One.
A CRICKETER was hit round the head with a bat after a fight broke out at a game.
A SEVEN-year-old girl was misdiagnosed with a stomach bug two days before she died from acute appendicitis.
A GRIEVING daughter has vowed to keep a graveyard tidy herself following controversial plans to woodchip the cemetery.
A VIDEO showing a truck driver being wrongly charged for petrol has gone viral.
A SWAN and two of her cygnets died after a dog attack in a Basildon park.
A MUM has thrown herself into fundraising after being diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer, aged just 32.
A DRIVER says he will appeal against a £2,000 fine imposed after he caught two illegal immigrants hiding in the back of his coach.
Debra Susan SALECE "Debbie" Sadly passed away Greatly missed by Family Funeral service to take place on Tuesday 7th July 2015 in Basildon Crematorium, Pitsea at 10am All friends welcome Flowers or donations if desired to Cancer Research UK c/o Butler & English, Laindon
Joseph ‘’Joe’’ GARDINER Died Suddenly in hospital on 18th June 2015, aged 81 years. Beloved Husband of Linda Many happy memories, sadly missed by Family and friends. Funeral service at Southend Crematorium at 3.40pm on Thursday 9th July 2015. With thanks to The Eleanor Hobbs ward at Southend Hospital, for their kind help and care. Donations rather than flowers to Air Ambulance. All enquiries/ donations to Co-operative Funeralcare, 27 Glendale Gardens, Leigh on Sea. Tel: 01702 713743
COOPER Hilda Vera My dear Mum passed away on Saturday 20th June with my Dad Ronald Cooper and myself her Son Neil by her side. She was the kindest and happiest person you could ever meet and will be missed forever. RIP mum. Funeral service to take place at Southend Crematorium in the South Chapel at 1:40pm on Tuesday 7th July 2015 S. Stibbards & Sons Ltd, 1032 London Road, Leigh-on-Sea, SS9 3ND Tel: 01702 474389.
LABOUR’S Euro MP for Essex has announced he is backing shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper to be his party’s next leader.