Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Concerns For Missing Teenager From Braintree
Essex Police say they "urgently need to find" a 15 year-old girl from Braintree who has gone missing.
Niamh McGovern was last seen getting on to a train to London at 4pm yesterday.
Essex Police said: "She is white, 5ft 6in tall, of slim build, with long straight black hair.
"When she was last seen she was wearing a black Adidas top, a brown jacket with a fur collar, light blue skinny jeans and carrying a large black handbag.
"She is vulnerable, her safety is at risk due to her age and we urgently need to find her.
"She has connections to the Wandsworth and Battersea areas of London.
"If anyone sees her they are asked to call Braintree Police Station on 101 with their information".
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
A group of 12 men from Essex have been jailed for more than 40 years for a violent attack on a football fan.
Essex Police are carrying out a crack down on knife crime this week.
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