As tributes pour in for Cambridge's Richard Attenborough, watch him in the opening night film introducing Anglia Television in 1959.
Police in Essex have issued a warning to anyone considering taking legal highs along to this weekend's V Festival in Chelmsford.
Pop star Olly Murs says he thought "I had to be a part of this charity" as soon as he heard about the work of Brainwave in his home town.
Two people from Essex have been arrested after dozens of Beyonce fans were left out-of-pocket when they were duped into buying fake concert tickets worth thousands of pounds.
A 31-year-old man and a 55-year-old woman from North Weald have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to defraud, after around 140 fans were turned away from the popstar's gig at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester four months ago.
The tickets were offered for sale at more than £100 each.
Former N-Dubz singer Dappy has been found guilty of assaulting a man in a nightclub in Chelmsford.
The 27-year-old, who appeared under his real name Dino Costas Contostavlos, had denied attacking George Chittock during a public appearance at Chicago's nightclub.
Chair of the bench Angela Tucker said the magistrates had found Contostavlos was not under any physical threat at the time of the incident.
He held is head in his hands as the verdict was delivered.
Magistrates in Chelmsford have retired to consider their verdict in the trial of former N-Dubz singer Dappy over a nightclub assault.
The 27-year-old, who appears under his real name Dino Costas Contostavlos, is accused of attacking George Chittock in the early hours of February 27.
The singer claimed he was acting in self-defence after being abused three times during a public appearance at Chicago's in Chelmsford, Essex.
He has denied assault by beating in a two-day trial at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court.
Cambridge medical student Carina Tyrrell has been crowned Miss England. Carina Tyrrell, who reads medicine at Murray Edwards College, won the contest at a ceremony in Torquay last night.
The 24-year-old now goes forward to compete in the next Miss World competition. Read about her here.
A Cambridge University student Doctor is through to the finals of Miss England.
Carina Tyrrell is currently in the middle of her exams, but is determined to be the next Miss England and is getting ready for the competition next week.
Carina has already been crowned Miss Cambridgeshire and she says her next stop is Miss England and then possibly Miss World.
Carina said. "Ever since I was little I watched Miss World on television and I thought this is really interesting, I'd really like to do that."
When it comes to Carina's "talent" her skill will certainly be unusual. She says she'll focus on her "Doctoring" skills.
The final line-up of Suffolk's Latitude Festival will be announced today.
Blur frontman Damon Albarn, from Colchester, Manchester band James and Billy Bragg are among those already confirmed for the weekend event at Henham Park near Southwold.
Comedians Dara O'Briain and Jack Dee, as well as designer Vivienne Westwood and photographer David Bailey, are also set to make an appearance.
The festival takes place on Thursday July 17th to Sunday July 20th.