Colchester and Ipswich Hospitals could soon become one under plans to merge.
Teen Charged Over Suspected Acid Attack
Police have charged a 17 year old boy after a group of teenagers suffered serious injuries in a suspected acid attack at a railway station in Essex.
They were sprayed with an unknown substance at Ockendon station on Sunday.
The teenager's accused of three counts of occasioning grievous bodily harm (GBH) with intent, and two counts of attempted GBH with intent.
He's due to appear in youth court on Tuesday.
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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