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E-fit released following street robbery in Harlow

E-fit released by police Credit: Essex Police

Police have issued an E-Fit of a man they want to identify in connection with a street robbery in Hodings Road, Harlow on April 9.

Just before 11pm a man threatened a 51 year old man with a pint glass near the Willow Beauty pub, demanding cash, the victim handed over £10.

The suspect is described as white, aged between 20 to 25 years old, 5ft 6inches tall, slim build, with a blemish under his eye.

Anyone who recognises the man from the Efit or has any other information is urged to contact Dc Georgette Beckett at Harlow CID on 101 or via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be given anonymously.

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Police appeal for witnesses after attempted break-in

Police want to hear from anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the Chelmer Road area in Braintree after thieves tried to break into a house in Stour Court.

The attempted burglary took place between midnight on Saturday April 5th and midnight on Tuesday April 8th.

Thieves tried to jemmy open the back door but failed to force it. However around £600 worth of damage was caused to the door.

Kids have an egg-cellent time at Wimpole Estate

A little boy at Wimpole Estate, Cambridgeshire Credit: ITV News Anglia

Children across our region have been on the look out for one thing this weekend...chocolate!

Easter egg hunts have been taking place at various National Trust properties, including Oxburgh Hall in Norfolk and the Wimpole Estate in Cambridgeshire.

Children find a golden egg box at Wimpole Estate, Cambridgeshire Credit: ITV News Anglia

Families are given an 'Eggsploration kit', which includes a map, passport and special explorer hat.

At the Wimpole Estate, they have had more than 5,000 people taking part in the Easter egg hunt over the past few weeks. The trail goes through the estate's gardens, and involves tracking down golden egg boxes which eventually lead to a special chocolate Easter egg.

Hattie Parker, Wimpole Estate Credit: ITV News Anglia

Hattie Parker from Wimpole Estate said:

"It's a really good family fun day out. It's something al the family can do together which is great.

"We've had 5,150 trails go out so far and all the children coming back and collecting their chocolate eggs - it's very exciting I think for everybody!"

Anglia weather update: Sunshine turning into cloud and rain

Lowestoft beach in Suffolk Credit: Graham Cannell

This Evening and Tonight:It will become increasingly cloudy overnight, with cloud thick enough to give a few showers in places by the morning. Temperatures staying several degrees above freezing. Minimum temperature 6 deg C (43 deg F).

Sunday: Some sunny intervals for time, but a band of rain will spread slowly north during the day, which could be heavy. Winds fresh and chilly northeasterly. Max temperature 13 deg C (55 deg F).

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:Warmer than Sunday but staying unsettled with further showers, perhaps heavy on Tuesday. Brighter for a time on Wednesday, but with more some general rain expected later.

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