Some of the most overcrowded prisons in England and Wales are right here in our region, according to prison reform campaigners. The Howard League for Penal Reform analysed data from the Ministry of Justice. It shows the HMP Prisons in Norwich and Chelsmford are over capacity by around 100 prisoners each.
Cold with wintry showers this evening and during Monday.Read the full story ›
A bright start but there's rain on the way.Read the full story ›
Windy with heavy rain during the evening. Mainly dry thereafter.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information after a man in his 40s was found with serious head injuries at Halstead in Essex. Officers were called to Butler Road shortly after 2.30am on Saturday 28th February. The man was taken to the Royal London Hospital where he remains in a critical condition. It's thought he'd been at Scenarios nightclub earlier in the evening
And as striking as some of the designs at last week's London Fashion Week may be, if you're over the age of 50, chances are you wouldn't want to wear them.
But in Essex, the designers of tomorrow are challenging the fashion industry's focus on styles and figures most people find unachieveable. Wesley Smith went to see the designs.
It may be the first weekend of spring in the meteorological calendar but winter's winds will continue to blowRead the full story ›
The Met Office have announced that winter 2014/15 will likely end up as the sunniest on record, but it's the east that has benefitted mostRead the full story ›
Little sign of spring this weekend, despite its official start on Sunday in the meteorological calendarRead the full story ›
Following a wet Thursday, today will be drier and brighter with plenty of sunshine.Read the full story ›