Clacton MP Douglas Carswell has announced that he will not be seeking re-election on June 8 but will be backing the Conservative candidate.
Essex Police Meet Running Man Challenge
The craze started in New Zealand, spread across to London and New York, and now Essex Police have joined the forces around the world taking part in the #RunningManChallenge.
PC Alan Conran and a group of his off-duty colleagues headed to Hylands park to film the video yesterday (9th May 2016).
They say they were challenged by the Met Police to take part.
See the video below.
A man has been jailed for life to serve a minimum of 25 years for murdering an uncle as he attempted to protect his niece from unwanted advances in Basildon.
Tributes have been paid to a woman who died following a collision in North Weald.
Stansted Airport is predicting its busiest Easter weekend on record.
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