A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Former Hornchurch Dr Jailed For Patient Assaults
A former doctor from Hornchurch has been jailed for a series of indecent assaults on patients.
74 year-old Mohammed Haq, from Parkstone Avenue, carried out unnecessary examinations on three women and a 15 year-old girl during the 1970s and 1980s.
The attacks happened while Haq was working as a GP at the Burvill House and Hilltop surgeries in Hatfield.
He had denied the charges but was found guilty last week.
He has been sentenced to 18 months in prison.
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
Prince Harry's visited Epping Forest as part of a conservation project. See the pictures here.
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