Three people have been arrested after anti-deportation protesters locked themselves to a plane at Stansted Airport.
Southend: Man Charged Over Fatal Stabbing
A 34-year-old man has been charged with murder and attempted murder after two elderly people were stabbed in Southend.
A man and woman in their 80s received knife wounds at a sheltered accommodation flat on Burr Hill Chase on Thursday afternoon (14 November).
The man, 84-year-old John Anker, died at the scene.
His 81-year-old wife is in a stable condition in hospital.
34-year-old Anthony Winter, of Westborough Road in Westcliff, has been charged with murder and attempted murder and will appear at Chlemsford Magistrates Court this morning (Saturday 16 November 16).
He has been remanded in custody prior to his appearance.
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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