Proposals for a new multi-million pound widening project on the A12 have gone on show.
Tributes Paid To Tilbury Crash Victim
Tributes are being paid to a 16-year-old boy who died following a moped accident in Tilbury.
Cameron Phillips died on Sunday when police believe he lost control of his moped in Brennan Road and hit a lamp post.
Cameron's parents, Tony and Denise Phillips, have released a statement on behalf of his family.
They say Cameron was a dearly loved son, brother to Nathan and a good friend to everybody that knew him.
The statement goes on to say Cameron was interested in fishing and liked mechanics. He left school last May and was excited about starting an apprenticeship in welding three weeks ago.
The family have not made any arrangements at this stage regarding Cameron's funeral but say all family members will miss Cameron greatly.
Two men have been jailed for a total of 40 years after an aggravated burglary in Essex, where a man was shot.
Anyone with information about an assault on a man in Chelmsford a month ago, which left him with serious head injuries, is being asked to come forward.
Essex's PCC is proposing a 3.25% increase in the Essex Police part of Council Tax.
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