Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
Basildon: Armed Man Threatens Couple
Police are looking for an armed man who forced his way into a house in Basildon.
It's alleged a man, believed to be armed with a firearm, made his way into the property on Wells Gardens at 11pm on Tuesday (11 February) and threatened a man and woman inside.
The suspect is described as white, aged between 30 and 40, between 5ft 8ins and 5ft 11ins tall and was wearing a light blue hooded top.
Anybody with any information is asked to contact Basildon CID on Essex Police 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
An Essex mental health trust has been issued a warning after inspectors found concerns with ward environments.
The dead bodies of two people have been found inside a car in Chelmsford.
A man and woman have been found dead in a car in Chelmsford.
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