A man is convicted of the murder of a woman who was stabbed multiple times and bludgeoned with a claw hammer in an attack "bordering on sadism".
The trial of a man accused of a Christmas hamper con which saw West Ham players lose thousands of pounds is abandoned.
Pop star Olly Murs pays to have the showers at a non-league football club fixed, saying they were "dreadful" to use.
Amputee footballer "an inspiration"
Near miss involving two planes off Essex coast
Essex all but secure a place in the One-Day Cup quarter-finals with a thrilling last-over win over Glamorgan.
Southend United's Michael Timlin is going to be out of action for up to six weeks of action with a hamstring problem.
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