Clacton MP Douglas Carswell has been tweeting about how he foiled a would-be shoplifter.
Just chased and caught a shop lifter in Clacton..., waiting for police
Police response time pretty effective. Arrested. Now off to my advice surgery
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Becoming clear and frosty overnight. Bright and dry on Monday.
An Essex councillor is appealing for help to find out what happened to her "beautiful, much-adored" daughter after she was found dead.
Frost and freezing fog overnight but milder with some rain tomorrow.