The A&E unit at Colchester Hospital has been rated "inadequate" by the Care Quality Commission after concerns were raised over how patients were being treated.
Colchester: Two Arrested Over Stabbing
Two men have been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Colchester.
It happened near to the Co-Op store in Fivefields Court at about 8.30pm last Wednesday (February 6th).
A man in his 30s received a number of superficial stab wounds and was taken to Colchester General Hospital.
Detectives believe there was an altercation between the victim and two men, one of whom has a knife.
A 22-year-old man from Colchester and a 20-year-old man of no fixed address were arrested in Colchester in the early hours of Sunday, (February 10).
Both were arrested on suspicion of serious assault.
Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at Colchester CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
An efit has been released of one of the men suspected of raping a woman in Maldon.
It is being claimed Essex fire crews have been delayed and some have even been sent to the wrong address after problems with the service's new £8.5 million control centre.
A pensioner has died after he was hit by a car in Loughton.
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