CANDIDATES for a Shoebury by-election have been announced.
A FORMER soldier who sexually abused two vulnerable young girls has vowed to “take his revenge” when he is freed from a 12-year jail term, a court heard.
A FORMER councillor recalled the terror of being involved in a serious crash - and praised a good samaritan and a fire crew who cut her free from the wreckage.
SOUTHEND council has decided to put up new, larger signs to inform motorists of recent controversial parking changes made to accommodate a new tourist poppy attraction.
A department store has been evacuated following a fire in the town centre.
A 70-year-old man has suffered serious head and facial injuries after being punched during an row at a bus stop.
Essex Police are appealing for information to find Ben Westbrook who has gone missing.
Firefighters were forced to cut a woman free from her car after a car crash.
TRIBUTES have been paid to a “dedicated” councillor who died suddenly on his way home from a doctor’s appointment.