A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Colchester Woman Named Sexy Veggie
A woman from Colchester has been named the sexiest vegetarian in Europe.
Sophie Barrett beat hundreds of contestants from across the continent to take the title in the competition held by animal right's group, PETA.
Fourteen years ago, Sophie – who loves cooking, clubbing and cats and is a part-time model – swore off meat for good.
"The competition was stiff, but in the end the title of sexiest European vegetarian had to go to Sophie", says PETA spokespeson. "The fact that she's just as beautiful on the inside as she is on the outside made her popular with voters and with staff!"
Sophie will be taking home a prize pack full of goodies from some of the UK's top ethical companies.
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
Prince Harry's visited Epping Forest as part of a conservation project. See the pictures here.
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