It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Grays: Woman Hurt Falling in Thames
A woman's been seriously injured after falling into the River Thames at Grays.
Police were called at around 7.30pm on Thursday 28th March, after reports that a woman had been seen to fall from Argent Wharf.
With help from members of the public, a police helicopter and a lifeboat, officers found the woman in her 40s in deep mud. She was taken to hospital and is being treated for hip and pelvic injuries.
A chief Essex medic has told Heart all local councils and CCGs are now coming together to tackle mental health.
Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
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