A man has been convicted of conspiring to murder his stepfather in a dispute over the sale of the family home in Colchester.
Beach Closed In Harwich After Grenade Found
Part of a beach in Harwich had to be closed off after an unexploded hand grenade was found there.
A member of the public made the discovery shortly after 11am yesterday (Sunday, 10 July) and they told the seafront warden.
Essex Police said: "A cordon has been put in place for 100 metres on the section of the beach near Low Road.
"Police would ask members of the public to observe the cordon which may remain until later this evening when experts from the Navy’s disposal unit can deal with the device at low tide".
People in Essex are being asked to vote for Princes Alexandra Hospital's children's ward to be the winner of a competition to get a new state of the art cinema.
The Cliffs Pavilion has confirmed the stars heading to Essex for this year's festive panto, Jack and the Beanstalk.
Anglian Water has become the first water company to trial thermal imaging drones to detect leaking water pipes.
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