Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
Essex On Flood Alert
The Environment Agency have issued more flood alerts for Essex as winds die down - but water levels rise.
Low-level Flood Alert issued for the Essex Coast from Clacton to St Peters Flat including the Rivers Colne and Blackwater Estuaries
Low-level Flood Alert issued for the Essex Coast from St Peters Flat to Shoeburyness including the Crouch and Roach Estuaries
The Tidal Deben Estuary
Winds have been recorded up to 44mph at Walton on the Naze (3pm)
An Essex mental health trust has been issued a warning after inspectors found concerns with ward environments.
The dead bodies of two people have been found inside a car in Chelmsford.
A man and woman have been found dead in a car in Chelmsford.
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