A teenager has told a jury how a man confessed to stabbing a teenager at a house party in Colchester using a cracked beer bottle.
Fashion students in Essex have been designing outfits for models who do not fit the stereotypical 'size zero'.
It's emerged that an 85-year-old man who died after being hit by a freak wave on a cruise ship in the English Channel was from Colchester.
A man has died on an Essex construction site.The incident happened at King Edward Quay near Colchester at around 7.30am.
It is believed the investigation into the death will centre around the possibility that a load fell from the crane and into a worker directly below it.
A man has reportedly died on an Essex construction site in Colchester.
The incident happened at King Edward Quay near Colchester at around 7.30am. The project is to build 779 student rooms for those attending the University of Essex.
A man has reportedly died on an Essex construction site.
The incident happened at King Edward Quay near Colchester at around 7.30am. The Ambulance was called following reports of an injury. Police also attended and, despite efforts of paramedics the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Health and Safety Executive has been notified.
A health organisation in Colchester is appealing for volunteers to help their community adopt a healthier lifestyle.
Anglian Community Enterprise has trained more than 600 health champions in the past five years.
They then educate the community on topics including alcohol consumption, weight management and healthy eating.
A man is in a critical condition after being attacked during New Year's Eve celebrations in Colchester.
The unnamed 25-year-old has serious head injuries following an incident at around 2am.
Police were stopped by a passer-by and arrived at the scene to find paramedics treating the victim.
He was taken to Colchester General Hospital before being transferred to Romford's Queens Hospital.
A 21 year-old suspect was detained at a nearby takeaway on suspicion of assault
People wanting to give up smoking in North East Essex will be given free nicotine replacement therapy in January.
It is part of a stop-smoking campaign run by the Anglian Community Enterprise.
The awareness campaign will also involve the chance to get free advice outside Colchester Town Hall on January 10th.
Sue White, Anglian Community Enterprise (ACE) Colchester and Tendring NHS Stop Smoking Service Co-ordinator, said: "We know many people's New Year resolution is to quit smoking so we are going to be offering every possible assistance to them."
Two men are being questioned over a burglary in Colchester, after they were allegedly seen running from the scene of a car crash.
A stolen black Saab was involved in a single-vehicle crash in Plough Road in Great Bentley at around 1.30am.
Two men in their 20s, who're from Colchester, have been arrested on suspicion of a burglary in Bradford Road in the town.
A young Essex footballer beaten in a savage attack has been speaking about his ordeal.
Richie Robins, the first team goalkeeper for non-league Wivenhoe Town, was attacked during a night out in Colchester in the early hours of the Saturday before Christmas.
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A damning NHS England report has been released today, revealing the full extent of Colchester hospital's failings in cancer treatment.
It highlights "serious failings" - including delays to diagnosis and treatment.
Urology, skin, brain, sarcoma, and radiology - were the five departments identified where treatment was considered "unsafe".
The findings follow an earlier report by the Care Quality Commission which suggested staff had been "bullied" into changing data.
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