An Essex GP is believed to have become the first doctor in the UK to have died after contracting coronavirus.Read the full story ›
Southend Borough council is urging people not to visit the seaside to help reduce crowds and increasing the risk of spreading coronavirus.Read the full story ›
A 26-year-old man was found injured in Cromer Road at around 11.50pm on March 6. He later died in hospital.Read the full story ›
A man is seriously ill in hospital after a hit and run crash in Southend.Read the full story ›
A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed to death in Essex.
Police were called to Tintern Avenue in Westcliff, Southend, around 4.25am today (Thursday, December 12).
They found a man with stab wounds to his body who, despite attempts by paramedics to save him, died at the scene.
Six football fans who were involved in a "planned and pre-meditated" brawl before a Luton Town match have been banned from fixtures.Read the full story ›
A new life-size statue of a young WW1 soldier has been unveiled in Southend as a tribute to those in the Essex regiment who diedRead the full story ›
After a royal burial site was discovered in Essex, we look at what clues the discovery could tell us about who was laid to rest there...Read the full story ›
Police say a fire in the car park of Southend United's stadium was started deliberately.
Firefighters were called to Roots Hall around 5.55pm on Tuesday 30 April.
A fire had started in a corner of the club's car park at Victoria Avenue, damaging a large amount of artificial turf.
Police say the cost of the damage caused could be a six-figure sum.
Officers want to hear from anyone with information.
Firefighters have tackled a large fire next to Southend United's football stadium.Read the full story ›