CCTV pictures have been released of a police officer rescuing a boy struggling in the sea off Southend. PC Martin Knights stripped off his uniform and jumped in the water, after spotting the 13 year old in trouble.
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A mainly dry morning with sunny spells. Showers developing later with some of these becoming heavy and perhaps wintry with thunder.