It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Brentwood: Man Arrested Over Footballer Attack
A man has been arrested by detectives investigating a fight outside a nightclub which left a footballer paralysed.
Goalkeeper Nicky Morgan, who played for Ryman League side Billericay Town, suffered a serious neck injury after intervening in a 10-man brawl outside the Sugar Hut in Brentwood, Essex, on October 28.
Essex Police said today that a 33-year-old man, from Sittingbourne, Kent, had been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm. He is been released on police bail until February.
Morgan is believed to have been injured as he tried to break up the fight outside the club, which regularly features in the television show The Only Way Is Essex.
A police spokesman said: "He is still in Queen's Hospital, Romford, but is expecting to be transferred to Stoke Mandeville Hospital for rehabilitation later today.''
A chief Essex medic has told Heart all local councils and CCGs are now coming together to tackle mental health.
Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
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