Bottled water stations have been set up in Witham after a burst water main cut off the town's supply.Read the full story ›
A pair of gerbils have dumped outside a charity shop overnight a week before Christmas.Read the full story ›
A man has been given seven years in jail after stabbing three people at a house in Witham.Read the full story ›
A person has been hit by a train on the line between Chelmsford and Witham leading to the cancellation of rail services to and from London.Read the full story ›
Quincey disappeared in December 2006 from his home in Witham in Essex.Read the full story ›
Witham MP Priti Patel has been appointed as Home Secretary in Boris Johnson's new-look cabinet.Read the full story ›
It has been confirmed a food processing factory in Essex employing 528 people is to close.Read the full story ›
Ram raiders used a Toyota to steal the cash machine from the front of a shop in Essex.
Police were called to Honeysuckle Stores in Witham around 2.10am today, November 13.
A Toyota Rav4 was used to ram the shop before three people - all with their faces covered and wearing hoodies - were seen getting into two other cars and fleeing.
They headed in the direction of Flora Road in what is thought to have been an Audi four-wheel drive and a Mercedes.
Police were on the scene within six minutes and searched the area using a helicopter.
Officers have appealed for CCTV and dashcam footage.
A lorry driver was robbed at gunpoint whilst parked in a lay-by off the A12 in Witham.Read the full story ›
A man whose body was recovered from a river in Essex last month died of drowning, a post mortem examination has found.Read the full story ›