An inquest has ruled the death of a four month old baby after a dog attack in Colchester was an accident.
Southend: Thousands Spent On Torch Relay
Southend Council spent more than £27,000 hosting the Olympic Torch for last year's Games, figures published on the one-year anniversary of the start of the relay show.
In total, the cost to Southend-on-Sea Council was £27,808.88, which funded items such as security and street furniture as well as road-closure notices.
Thurrock Council spent £42,227 while Barking and Dagenham recorded a figure of £57,763 to host the Torch.
Essex County Council did not record any expenditure, saying costs - apart from whatever staff overtime was incurred but not calculable - were met by the district authorities or town councils.
There's been a worrying rise in the number of youngsters hospitalised for self harming in Essex.
After years of planning, Harlow town centre's new Cineworld is finally opening its doors to the public.
Two men found guilty of breaking into an Essex mansion where a millionaire businessman was shot in the leg.
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