Colchester and Ipswich Hospitals could soon become one under plans to merge.
Police Search For Man In Dressing Gown In Grays
Police a searching for a man reported to have been seen walking in a part of Grays wearing just a dressing gown and no shoes.
He was seen walking on Cramavill Street on Friday night.
Essex Police said: "We received the report just after 11pm last night, Friday, May 13.
"The man was walking towards Whitmore Avenue.
"He is described as white, about 60-years-old, with a bald head and wore glasses.
"Searches so far have been unable to find this man or establish who he is.
"Anyone with any information is asked to call police at Grays on 101".
Two fairground workers have pleaded not guilty to charges they face over the death of a school girl on a bouncy castle in Essex.
An aircraft hangar has been damaged in a blaze at Southend Airport.
Residents and businesses are being encouraged to tell Essex County Council whether they can access superfast broadband.
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