ARMED cops forced their way into a Basildon home after threats were made to police.
FIRST half goals from Ryan Hall and Bilel Mohsni ensured Southend United’s promotion push passed a stern examination at Oxford United this afternoon.
TWO men had to be rescued after their inflatable dinghy drifted out to sea.
DRUG users across Essex are being warned of dangerous batches of cocaine in circulation.
A MAN has been cautioned for harassing a police officer online.
POLICE are appealing for information after a car collided into a house and parked car.
SOUTHEND United manager Paul Sturrock has made one change to his starting line-up for this afternoon's clash at Oxford United.
THE A13 has been closed for 48 hours between Pitsea and Sadlers Farm. HAD A NIGHTMARE JOURNEY? TELL US ABOUT IT. CLICK ON HAVE YOUR SAY
A WAR veteran has welcomed a new plaque to honour those who perished in the Suez Canal crisis.
HELPING businesses reap the rewards of hiring an apprentice is the aim of an event next week supporting our back-to-work campaign.
THE scheme now arriving at platforms across south Essex will call at Basildon, Southend and Thurrock – and it’s going to put a smile on the face of hundreds of cash-strapped jobseekers.
PRIVATE security firm Xfor is to be drafted in to help clean up parts of Pitsea blighted by dog mess.