Police appeal for information about black BMW 318 car seen in Corringham and Basildon areas.
Local MP Will Quince is seeking answers from the academy leadership after pressure from parents.
Police force refer themselves to conduct watchdog over contact with man before he set himself on fire.
Rob Jelly crams 15 sports into one day
Southend has one of the oldest demographics
Five-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan reaches the Players Championship final with victory over Judd Trump.
Former England defender Chris Powell says football lost a generation of talent by failing to encourage more black players to become coaches.
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