Unemployment is falling across the region, but it's not good news for our youngsters.
Around one in five people aged between 16 and 24 are out of work in the east. Nationally the number of young jobless is nearing one million.
As the number of young job seekers continues to grow attention is focusing once again on apprenticeships as a way of solving the problem.
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Fire crews released a woman from an over-turned car after it went off the A12 at Ingatestone in Essex
A very cold day in strong, blustery winds. Wintry showers for much of the day, rain or sleet towards coasts but of snow at times inland.
The wintry weather is continuing across the Anglia region with sleet and snow in many areas. Here is a selection of pictures from viewers.