A traditional Kenyan dance troupe will be performing in an Essex church today as part of their 11th UK tour.Read the full story ›
Outbreaks of rain will continue, on and off, throughout much of today but it should clear by the weekend.Read the full story ›
It will be a cloudy but mild night ahead of a wet day tomorrow.Read the full story ›
Essex Police and Trading Standards seized over £10,000 worth of illegal tobacco products yesterday, in joint raids on five buildings in Colchester.
Warrants for two commercial and three private addresses were issued as part of Operation Trivium, a nationwide initiative.
"Despite an elaborate system to keep the goods hidden, a large amount of counterfeit rolling tobacco and non-duty paid cigarettes were found in a retail premises with the help of a specially trained sniffer dog."
One man was arrested and later bailed pending further enquiries.
A selection of historic buildings from across the east are to be preserved thanks to money from English Heritage.
74 new sites in the East of England have been added to the At Risk Register.
Denver Mill, near Downham Market in Norfolk is on the at risk list. The building is suffering from sever damp which is threatening its structure.
A number of town centre buildings in Wisbech will also receive money for repairs, along with the Stow Maries Great War Aerodrome in Essex and a grade one listed church in Bedfordshire, the St Peter and All Saints in Battlesden.
As extreme weather continues to batter the region's coastline, a new development in Lowestoft could be the solution.Read the full story ›
The situation is set to improve along the region's coastlines and flood warnings will be withdrawn as we go through the day, The Environment Agency have warned.
The Agency said that some salt water will remain trapped in the Broads, potentially causing problems for wildlife.
Passengers on Greater Anglia trains face disruption this morning in the aftermath of former Hurricane Gonzalo.
The storm has left rail lines in poor conditions with flooding on the route between Lowestoft and Norwich.
Those services have been suspended.
Trains between Norwich and London Liverpool Street are also delayed by up to 15 minutes.
Stansted Airport says it's reduced its carbon footprint by two-thirds over the past year, from just under 30,000 tonnes to just under 10,000.
The airport's just published its first corporate responsibility report since being taken over by the Manchester Airports Group.
Stansted also now diverts 93% of its waste away from landfill, while more than half of passengers using the airport get there on public transport.
A bright but chilly start. Becoming cloudier but most parts staying largely dryRead the full story ›