Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
Most Wanted Fraudsters
Crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers has released the details of 10 of the most wanted suspected fraudsters from across the UK.
One of them is 29 year old Mohamad Khan from Waltham Cross.
He is accused of using fake credit cards to buy more than £100,000 worth of goods from shopping centres such as Bluewater and Lakeside.
He was arrested and charged but failed to attend crown court.
Another of them is believed to have committed crimes in Essex and Cambridgeshire.
An unknown woman is alleged to have fraudulently obtained someone's bank details and then transferred £650,000 from their account after visiting banks in Saffron Walden and Cambridge.
It is also alleged the money was transferred around the world and used to buy expensive cars.
An Essex mental health trust has been issued a warning after inspectors found concerns with ward environments.
The dead bodies of two people have been found inside a car in Chelmsford.
A man and woman have been found dead in a car in Chelmsford.
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