A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Southend: New Sponsor For Air Festival
Easyjet are the new sponsors of the 2012 Southend Air Festival after several years of the council footing the bill.
Around half a million people are expected to attend this year's popular event, which will take place on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 May.
It's after the airline have announced they will be flying from Southend Airport at the beginning of April.
The Festival will showcase vintage, fast and military aircrafts following the theme of the 2012 Olympics and the Queens Diamond Jubilee.
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.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
Prince Harry's visited Epping Forest as part of a conservation project. See the pictures here.
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