A man has been convicted of conspiring to murder his stepfather in a dispute over the sale of the family home in Colchester.
Bin Collections To Be Royally Interupted?
While many people will be getting an extra day off work thanks to the Royal Wedding - spare a thought for those who won't be!
Most councils in Essex say bin collections will run as normal on April 29th despite the bank holiday.
They say it's to reduce disruption for residents because of the Easter Holidays and the May Day bank holiday.
Five councils here have told Heart they won't be out collecting refuse on the day of the Royal Wedding.
They include Chelmsford, Southend, Thurrock, Epping and Uttlesford.
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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