The developing stories in Essex and East Herts updated throughout the day.
Two men, armed with a knife and a bat, have robbed two teenagers in Loughton.
A woman has been left with "severe burns" to her face, arms and chest after trying to put out a chip pan fire in Thurrock.
The new man in charge of fixing Essex's roads has told Heart he cannot guarantee potholes will be repaired any quicker.
The Only Way Is Essex star James Argent said he "can't apologise enough" for the worry he caused after being reported missing.
Police in Colchester have issued an efit of a man they want to trace after a sex offence.
Police investigating an assault inside a bar in Colchester have released a picture of three men they want to speak to.
Douglas Carswell will return to his Clacton constituency today following his defection from the Conservatives to UKIP.
David Cameron faces potentially-damaging by-election after Tory MP Douglas Carswell dramatically defected to Ukip.
Douglas Carswell's defection to Ukip has come as a ``bolt from the blue'' to his constituency.
A woman has been treated in hospital after a dog attack in Westcliff.
CCTV image have been released of two men, one who is thought to be from Chigwell, police want to speak to over an assault in Bishop's Stortford.
Move by Euro-sceptic MP to trigger a by election in Clacton
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See pictures from the Tour de France as the world's biggest cycle race travelled through Essex in spectacular style.
Huge crowds have turned out to see stage three of this year's Tour de France through Essex. Did we snap you?
Heart Essex was proud to play host to the Deputy Prime Minister for a Q&A session at Weston Homes Community Stadium in Colchester.
The developing stories for East Anglia updated throughout the day.
A man's been arrested, following reports of a teenager being raped in Haverhill.
The family of a 25 year old man who was killed in a collision in Oulton have issued a tribute
Two men have been killed in separate collisions on the roads in Suffolk
The Only Way Is Essex star James Argent is safe and well after he was reported missing.
Firearms police investigate after a machine gun is spotted inside the London home of Fifty Shades of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson.
Aggressive beggars and rough-sleepers have been being targeted by the Met Police.
A man who splashed ammonia over six strangers outside a nightclub in Vauxhall has been jailed for just over two years.
Pictures sent in by listeners after flooding hits the Fenland town of March.
The Queen's Baton Relay has now made it to Newmarket Racecourse ahead of the Commonwealth Games.
Cambridge United supporters cheer promotion winning team on open top bus tour.
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