The deaths of two people found inside a car in Chelmsford on Monday, are not being treated as suspicious.
Essex: Train Travellers Delayed
Train travellers, who will face above-inflation fare rises next week, have had to contend with delays to some services between Essex and London after the Christmas break.
Passengers on National Express East Anglia services had to contend with delays of up to 45 minutes between London's Liverpool Street station and Shenfield.
The problem was due to overhead wire problems at Forest Gate in east London on Wednesday. A replacement bus service was operating between Shenfield and Liverpool Street.
From January 2nd, regulated rail fares, which include season tickets, will be rising by an average of 6.0%, with some commuters having to fork out even more than this.
An annual season from Bishop's Stortford to London, for example, rises 7.09% next week.
Pressure group Railfuture said the annual rises were "unfair".
The group's spokesman, Mike Crowhurst, said: "Rail passengers are penalised with increases above inflation every year.
"I don't think motorists or airline passengers will be suffering price hikes like this."
Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
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.
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