Essex rescue team in quake zone

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BBC Look East reporter Maria Veronese caught up with a rescue team from Essex as it helped in the aftermath of the Christchurch earthquake.

The death toll in the New Zealand city has risen to 160 people. Christchurch is Maria's hometown and she spoke to the team, which is made up of specialist staff from Essex Fire and Rescue.

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