A man has been convicted of conspiring to murder his stepfather in a dispute over the sale of the family home in Colchester.
Free Driving Assessments For Over 65s
An Essex driving school wants older drivers to sign up and check they are driving safely.
In Colchester last year, 9 elderly drivers were killed in crashes according to the Department for Transport.
More recently, a teenage girl died after being hit by an 87-year-old driver who lost control of his vehicle.
Cassie McCord was trapped against a shop wall in Head Street in February.
Now, Chris Wagner, who runs the First Choice Driving School, is offering free assessments this month.
He's told Heart: "It's not about naming and shaming anyone, but to make people better and safer drivers."
To find out more or book an assessment call 01206 512276.
People in Essex are being asked to vote for Princes Alexandra Hospital's children's ward to be the winner of a competition to get a new state of the art cinema.
The Cliffs Pavilion has confirmed the stars heading to Essex for this year's festive panto, Jack and the Beanstalk.
Anglian Water has become the first water company to trial thermal imaging drones to detect leaking water pipes.
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