A man has died in hospital following an incident in Harlow last week where he was assaulted.
Paras Arrive Home From Afghan
The families of just over 100 soldiers have welcomed them back to Colchester.
B Company, 2nd battalion, The Parachute Regiment arrived back at Merville Barracks yesterday.
During their six month tour the troops were responsible for security in the Nahr-e-Saraj (South) district.
Their return follows the deployment of 16 Air Assault Brigade to Helmand Province.
A domestic abuse hub has been officially opened in a bid to provide more support to victims across South Essex.
Around 100 firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a packaging warehouse.
Michael Barrymore is entitled to "more than nominal" damages against Essex Police over his wrongful arrest.
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