A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
Lord Coe Visits Essex Olympic Venue
Lord Sebastian Coe's joined British Cycling GB riders on the brand new track at Hadleigh Farm.
With just over a year to go until the Olympics next year. the mountain biking course is now complete ahead of the Test Event scheduled for the end of July.
The 5km circuit is situated on an open hillside making it a lot easier for spectators to see more of the event.
The 2012 event will take place on August 11th and 12th with ticket prices ranging from £20 to £45 with concessions such as Pay Your Age also available.
The ticket application process is open until April 26th 2011 at www.tickets.london2012.com
Check out Heart's photo gallery and video feature with Competition Manager, Martin Salt telling us about the venue.
The first of the 66 Crossrail trains is in operation from today running on the TFL route between Liverpool Street and Shenfield.
A crackdown, aimed at tackling online child abuse in Essex has seen more than 40 people arrested in the last six months.
Recently Played Tracks
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.