Part of Clacton Pier has collapsed into the sea during structural work to prepare for the installation of a new rollercoaster.
A lorry driver wanted in connection with the discovery of 39 bodies in a refrigerated container in Essex has been granted permission to appeal against his extradition to the UK.
Two men have been held on suspicion of manslaughter in connection with the deaths of 39 Vietnamese people found in a refrigerated container in Essex.
A motorist had a lucky escape after his car fell into a huge sinkhole in Essex following wild weather caused by Storm Ciara.
A lorry driver wanted in connection with the discovery of 39 bodies in a refrigerated container in Essex can be extradited from Ireland, a judge has ruled.
Firefighters have rescued two dolphins after they became stuck in mud, using a hovercraft and an inflatable sled.
The heavily delayed Crossrail is now expected to open in summer 2021, according to the project’s chief executive.
A tongue cancer survivor has described how running helped her to feel in control of her life during treatment.
The Met Office has provisionally recorded a new maximum temperature of 18.7C (65.66F) for December in the UK.
A 45-year-old tortoise had to be rescued from a house fire on Christmas Day which ignited when the pet knocked over its heat lamp.
A fox has been released into the wild after a woman found it sleeping in the wardrobe of her second-floor flat.
A 12-year-old boy killed in a hit-and-run outside his school in Essex died of a severe head injury, an inquest has heard.
A 51-year-old man will go on trial next year charged with the murder of a 12-year-old boy who was killed in a hit-and-run outside his school in Essex.
A 51-year-old man has been charged with murder after a 12-year-old boy was killed in a hit and run outside an Essex school.
The family of Harley Watson said they are “devastated” after the death of their “good, kind, helpful and lovely boy” in a hit-and-run crash.
Murder probe detectives investigating the hit-and-run death of a 12-year-old boy as he left school believe the suspect may have planned a similar attack nearby moments earlier.
A 51-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 12-year-old boy was killed in a “deliberate” hit-and-run crash outside an Essex school.
A manhunt has been launched after a 12-year-old boy was killed in a “deliberate” hit-and-run crash outside an Essex school.
Police are searching for a 51-year-old man over a “deliberate” hit-and-run collision which killed a 12-year-old boy outside an Essex school.
A snake has been found in the back of a lorry in Purfleet, Essex after being ferried thousands of miles from India.
A murder probe has been launched after a 12-year-old boy was killed as a car ploughed into children near an Essex school.
A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter following the deaths of 39 Vietnamese people in a lorry trailer found in Grays, Essex.
Two anti-Brexit campaigners have claimed they were pulled over on the M25 and told by police to remove a sticker from their car.
A sculpture of 40,000 tiny terracotta figures by Sir Antony Gormley is on display – with the Angel Of The North sculptor calling it a “call to conscience”.
Rylan Clark-Neal has said his recent visit to a youth club in Essex will spur him on during his upcoming 24-hour charity challenge.
Channel 4 has defended its new series Smuggled as being of “urgent public interest” following criticism from the Home Office.
The father of a man who died after a party at entertainer Michael Barrymore’s home 18 years ago is seriously ill in hospital, a friend said.
Music fans have travelled from around the world to line the streets of Essex to mark the funeral of Prodigy star Keith Flint, with festival flags flying and music playing over loudspeakers outside the church.
Fans of Keith Flint will line a procession route ahead of a private service celebrating his life on Friday March 29.
The Prodigy star Keith Flint has died at the age of 49.