A 66-year-old man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the washed-up bones of a homeless woman were found by ramblers.
One in three children's homes in the east of England are inadequate or only meet the minimum standards, it has emerged.
Three male giraffes, including one from Essex, arrive at a new enclosure built as part of an expansion of a zoo in Leicestershire.
A teenager is taken to hospital after a car was deliberately driven at a group of people involved in a fight, police say.
Twitter abuser's victim talks of "reign of stalking terror", which has cost her thousands of pounds and her health.
A girl delivers her mother's baby after seeing how it was done while secretly watching hospital television series One Born Every Minute.
A former chief inspector with Essex Police is sentenced after admitting possessing an indecent picture of a child.
The history of voter groups in UK politics
The main political parties have differing views on some of the big issues affecting the East
Essex need another 127 runs to beat Kent at Chelmsford after 17 wickets tumble on the second day.
Preview followed by live coverage of Tuesday's League Two game between Bury and Southend United.
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