Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Police Stand Off At Southend Flats
Officers in Southend are involved in a stand off with a man who has locked himself on the roof of a property.
The 25-year-old fled as they attempted to arrest him on Chalkwell Avenue.
The road is currenty closed in both directions between Chalkwell Esplanade and the Ridgeway.
Essex Police negotiaters, the force helicopter and Essex Fire and Rescue are on the scene.
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Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
A group of 12 men from Essex have been jailed for more than 40 years for a violent attack on a football fan.
Essex Police are carrying out a crack down on knife crime this week.
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