Heart's discovered that dog attacks in Essex have increased by 143% over the last 5 years.
Dad's Relief As Daughter Survives Ferry Fall
A father from Bishop's Stortford has spoken of his relief after his daughter was rescued after plunging from a ferry into the North Sea.
Jeni Anderson, from Hertfordshire, had been on her way to Amsterdam with three friends to celebrate graduating from university.
She had been on the deck of the ferry at around 8:30pm on Monday (September 5th) when she fell.
The 23-year-old spent half an hour fighting for her life in rough seas 20 miles off the the coast of Scarborough.
She said: "I just remember thinking that was going to be it. I remember thinking what a terrible way to go and I was going to try my best for that not to be how it ended.
"I remember swimming and screaming and trying to make sure that if anybody was looking they would see me."
She was rescued by a lifeboat and then winched from the ferry on board an RAF helicopter before being taken to Scarborough Hospital where she has since been released.
Her father, 61-year-old Edwin Cummings, spoke of his relief at her rescue.
He said: "I am amazed as Jeni is that she is alive."
The £1.5 billion deal will also see new fleet rolled out across the network.
Attack happened in Colchester yesterday afternoon.
Fatal light aircraft crash could have been caused by the captain suffering severe heart problem, accident investigators said.
Recently Played Tracks
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.