Police are prosecuting 22 drivers after complaints about dangerous cruising event in Clacton.Read the full story ›
A number of the life saving devices have been stolen, including at Clacton Football Club in Essex and Newmarket's Memorial Hall in Suffolk.Read the full story ›
An 18-year-old man from Luton is the second person to die after three people were pulled from the sea in Clacton on Thursday.Read the full story ›
A 14-year-old girl who died after she was pulled from the sea in Essex has been named by police as Malika Shamas from Luton.Read the full story ›
A 14-year-old girl has died after getting into difficulty in the sea near Clacton Pier and an 18-year old man is in a critical condition.Read the full story ›
Seth Stollery and Freya Parker-Magowan murdered 54 year-old Paul Gillett in his flat in Station Road on Boxing Day last year.Read the full story ›
A family from Clacton have been left homeless after fire tore through their house.Read the full story ›
Supporters of the newly formed Brexit Party have turned out in Clacton to welcome its leader Nigel Farage.Read the full story ›
A third person has been arrested in connection with the murder of a Clacton man over Christmas.
Paul Gillet, 54, was found in a flat in Station Road in the town shortly before 7am on Boxing Day after emergency services had been called to a fire at the address.
A post-mortem examination found he had sustained multiple injuries.
A 34 year-old woman from Clacton was arrested yesterday on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder, aggravated burglary, and assaulting an emergency worker. She is currently in custody.
Two other people Seth Stollery, 47 and Freya Parker-Magowan, 43, both of no fixed address – have been charged with murder and are due to stand trial in June.
A man's been jailed for four and a half years after trying to rob a newsagents in Essex with a fake gun.
Scott Cotier, of no fixed address, threatened to shoot staff at the shop in Clacton High Street in January.
The shopkeeper refused to open the till and called 999.
Cotier was sentenced at Chelmsford Crown Court after pleading guilty to attempted robbery and possession of an imitation firearm.