Three people have been arrested after anti-deportation protesters locked themselves to a plane at Stansted Airport.
More V Festival Acts Announced For Chelmsford
V Festival organisers have announced another group of acts that will be playing in Chelmsford in the summer.
Lawson, The Charlatans, Sigma, Wretch 32, Echo & The Bunnymen, Hilltop Hoods and Indiana have been added to the list.
On the 22nd and 23rd August, they will be joining a line up that includes Sam Smith, Calvin Harris and Kasabian - as well as Stereophonics, Sam Smith, Paloma Faith, George Ezra, Ellie Goulding and Ella Henderson.
Ahead of their eighth V Festival outing The Charlatans front man, Tim Burgess said: "Having been lucky enough to be part of the first ever V Festival line up in '96 we're thrilled to be playing its 20th anniversary year."
Wretch 32 also commented:"This will be my hat trick appearance and I can't wait to get out there and have some fun with my fans."
A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
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.
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