Nearly 90 million pounds is to be spent on improving congestion hotspots on our roads.
The army and navy flyover in Chelmsford will be improved thanks to the money which has been announced today.
It comes from a Government local pinch point fund. Our region's share will also go towards road upgrades in Bedford, Northampton, Lowestoft, Milton Keynes and Peterborough.
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Most places will see bright or sunny spells through Christmas Day, but with a few showers around, especially during the morning.
A seal who sparked a rescue operation when he turned up exhausted in a farmer's field has been transported to a specialist centre in Norfolk
Although it is forecast to turn colder over the Christmas period in the Anglia region, it has been a mild December so far.