It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Chelmsford: Dappy Denies Assault Charge
Former N-Dubz singer Dappy has denied assaulting a man outside a nightclub in Chelmsford.
The 26-year-old, whose real name is Costadinos Contostavlos, is accused of attacking the man in the early hours of February 27 after he made an appearance at Chicago's nightclub.
He pleaded not guilty at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court to one count of assault by beating.
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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