A man from Thurrock is suing Southend Hospital after he contracted a flesh eating superbug following a routine prostate operation.
Jack Russell Rescued From Essex Cliff
Essex fire officers have resuced Jake the jack russell, who was trapped on a cliff near Chafford Hundred for more than two days.
Fire crews were called to reports Jake was trapped on a small ledge 50 metres up the cliff.
They used lines to lower themselves down the cliff ledge, and food to tempt him into a basket.
ADO Harris said: "The team used lines to lower themselves down the cliff to the ledge Jake was on.
They had a basket to put Jake in and bring him back up.
At first Jake was scared and backed away from them but they had taken some food with them and they used that to coax him over and get him in the box.
"Jake is now with the RSPCA and is on his way to get checked out by a vet.
He had been there for a few days and was very hungry but didn't appear to be too worse for wear following his ordeal."
Essex Police have been ranked the worst in England and Wales for victim satisfaction in the past year.
The deaths of two people found inside a car in Chelmsford on Monday, are not being treated as suspicious.
Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
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