The Duchess of Cambridge is backing a ten million pound appeal for East Anglia's Children's Hospices
The home of Peterborough United will now be called the 'ABAX Stadium' after a deal was reached with the Norwegian-owned company ABAX.
An initial five-year agreement has been signed between both parties, with ABAX becoming the club's stadium naming rights partner.
The stadium was previously called London Road and Posh have played there since 1934.
Cricket clubs in the region have given a cautious welcome to proposals for a domestic competition modelled on football's FA Cup.
The idea is the brainchild of former England captain Michael Vaughan.
He wants the English Cricket Board to consider a national Twenty20 knock-out cup featuring club sides, minor counties and universities, with professional counties like Northamptonshire and Essex entering in the latter stages.
A 15-year-old boy was stabbed in Chelmsford last night.
The teenager was found in front of a house in Gardeners at around 9.30pm, with a wound in his back.
He was taken to hospital with serious injuries, but his condition is not thought to be life-threatening.
Cocaine with an estimated street value of £8million has been found in a lorry full of Christmas trees at the Port of Harwich.
Officers from the Border Force seized 54kg of the class A drug in the early hours of Monday morning.
The lorry had travelled to the port on a ferry from the Hook of Holland.
A 27-year-old Romanian man, Filip Adrian Tunea, has been charged with importing a Class A drug.
Former Essex County Council leader Lord Hanningfield has been interviewed by police after he was found to have claimed a £300 allowance for days in which he did no parliamentary work.
Lord Hanningfield is currently suspended from sitting in the Lords after wrongly claiming over £3000.
He has made it clear he intends to return after the suspension and says he was unaware that what he was doing was wrong.
He was jailed in 2011 for a separate abuse of his expenses.
The Highways Agency have confirmed that work to dual a stretch of the A11 will be completed next month.
The Agency says the road between the Fiveways roundabout at Barton Mills and Thetford in Norfolk will fully open some time in December.
The 40mph speed limit will remain in place until the road is opened.
A11 dualling - the facts:
- The cost of the project is projected to be £102million
- Full construction started in January 2013
- A stretch of road 9.1 miles in distance will now become dual carriageway
Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran has announced that he will play a second night at Wembley Stadium due to popular demand.
The 23-year-old will now perform on Saturday 11 July, as well as the Friday.
Tickets go on general sale on Friday (28 November), but pre-sales have already gone through the roof.
Colchester MP Sir Bob Russell has expressed his delight that the "internal major incident" at Colchester Hospital has been lifted.
The hospital has returned to "normal working" following a period where staff struggled to cope with unprecedented demand.
Brighton and Hove Albion are hoping to extend the loan of Norwich City winger Elliott Bennett for another month.
The 25-year-old joined Norwich from Brighton back in 2011, but was allowed to return to Sussex on loan earlier this month after falling out of favour at Carrow Road.
Bennett's current spell is due to expire on Saturday, but Albion boss Sami Hyypiä is hopeful that they will keep him until the new year.
Colchester Hospital has announced that it has returned to "normal working".
The Trust declared a "internal major incident" earlier this month after staff struggled to cope with unprecedented demand and patients were told to stay away from its A & E department if possible.
The Care Quality Commission had raised safeguarding concerns following an inspection.