Showers easing with clear spells overnight. Strong winds easing.Read the full story ›
March in the Anglia region has been much drier and sunnier than normal although temperatures have been around average.Read the full story ›
The organiser of the Eastern Leg of the Rugby World Cup Trophy tour says the event will be fantastic for the growth of the sport in the region.
Andrew Sarek is an RFU council member based in Essex.
The Webb Ellis trophy will be displayed at several venues when the tour reaches the Eastern Counties in August, including Colchester Rugby Club.
"Rugby is a growing sport, it's got a great ethos, and it attracts an awful lot of people.
To actually have the World Cup here in the region will really help to make people feel part of it. It will be fantastic."
More than 550 miles of roadworks will be removed over over the Easter weekend, to help Bank Holiday journeys go more smoothly. The Highways Agency is aiming to complete or lift works on the A14, A1 M and A421 completely by the 2nd of april.
The locations of the Rugby World Cup's fanzones have been announced, as well as the route of the Rugby World Cup tour.Read the full story ›
Milton Keynes Council's been shortlisted as one of twelve contenders to become a centre of excellence for low emission vehicles.
The announcement was made by Transport Minister.
Milton Keynes already has some of the UK's most advanced projects for low emission vehicles, including the recent installation of 50 rapid chargers which can charge an electric car in around 20 minutes.
The Conservatives won the Milton Keynes North constituency at the 2010 General Election with a majority of nearly 9,000 votes.Read the full story ›
Milton Keynes South is a key marginal seat in the Anglia region which the Conservatives gained in 2010 with a majority of 5,201 votes.Read the full story ›
A seven-year-old boy has been killed in a car crash in Stoke Hammond near Leighton Buzzard.
A car and a lorry collided on the southbound carriageway of the A4146 Stoke Hammond Bypass near the junction with Leighton Road at approximately 2.15pm yesterday afternoon.
The boy, who was a passenger in the car, died at the scene - three other people were taken to hospital with serious injuries.
A 33-year-old man from Milton Keynes has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
"This is a very sad case where a young boy has lost his life. We are in the process of investigating the circumstances which led to these tragic consequences and so would urge anyone who was in the area before this time and saw the incident itself or who had seen either vehicle prior to the collision to please contact us as a matter of urgency."
Anyone with information can contact PC Terry via the Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.
Kayleigh Dundon's 12-year-old daughter Neesha was killed instantly when she was hit by a car on the V8 Road four months ago.Read the full story ›