It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Three Seriously Hurt After A127 Crash
Three people are being treated for serious injuries after a crash on the A127 near Brentwood.
Three vehicles collided just before 2.25pm yesterday (Thursday, 5 May) southbound shortly before the A128 Warley Road junction.
The air ambulance was called and the three people who were seriously injured were taken to hospitals in London for treatment.
The southbound section was closed for more than four hours.
A chief Essex medic has told Heart all local councils and CCGs are now coming together to tackle mental health.
Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
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