More than half a billion pounds for social care across Essex but an extra 3% council tax levy will pay for it.
Man Arrested Over Canvey Stabbing
A man has been arrested over afte a man was stabbed following a confrontation with a group of people on Canvey Island.
It happened on Hassell Road at around 9.20pm on Thursday, 28 January.
Essex Polcie said: "Police were called to Hassell Road by ambulance paramedics shortly after 9.20pm on the day of the incident.
"There were reports that a man had suffered several stab wounds following a confrontation with a group of men in a white BMW 1 Series.
"The victim was taken to hospital in London for treatment to his wounds.
"A 29-year-old from Canvey was arrested on suspicion of GBH yesterday.
"He has been bailed pending further police enquiries until Sunday, April 17".
Tendring praised for support to those affected by flooding threats.
Flood-threatened residents have expressed relief on Essex's coast as a feared storm surge failed to deliver the chaos expected.
Evacuees escaping a predicted high tide and severe weather, which could cause mass flooding in a small Essex village, have begun arriving at a rest centre.
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