Men are less likely to talk than women with 54% of women having had a conversation compared to 37% of men.
Battlesbridge: Man Hurt In Machete Attack
A man in his 20s has been badly injured following a machete attack in Battlesbridge yesterday evening (Sunday December 18th).
It happened in Hayes Chase, near The Lodge Country Inn between 5pm and 5:30pm.
The victim received serious injuries to his body and head. He was taken in a van to Runwell Road, near the Toby Carvery, where the driver of the van called police.
The victim was taken to hospital where he is in a serious but stable condition awaiting surgery.
The driver of the van has provided a statement to officers.
Ds Gary Robinson said: "This was a vicious assault which detectives believe took place in the Hayes Chase area in the early evening of Sunday December 18. I would ask anyone who saw the incident, or who saw any suspicious behaviour in the area between around 5pm and 5:30pm, to contact me by calling 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111."
Theresa May has now signed a letter to trigger Article 50, the start of the official process to leave the EU.
Three people have been arrested after anti-deportation protesters locked themselves to a plane at Stansted Airport.
A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
Recently Played Tracks
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.