A man has been convicted of conspiring to murder his stepfather in a dispute over the sale of the family home in Colchester.
Tributes Paid To Woman Murdered In Clacton
Tributes have been paid to the woman found murdered in a house in Clacton last week.
Police found the body of 57 year-old Kathleen Griffin in a property on Old Road on Friday Morning.
Tests have since shown she died from "multiple stab wounds to her chest.
In a statement, her son Dale said: "Kathy will be dearly missed by all that knew and loved her.
"We have lost a loving mother, sister and grandma.
"There is now a space in our family that can never be filled.
"We, the family, would respectfully ask for time for us to grieve."
25 year-old Scott Hilling, of no fixed address, has been charged with murder and is due at Chelmsford Crown Court today.
People in Essex are being asked to vote for Princes Alexandra Hospital's children's ward to be the winner of a competition to get a new state of the art cinema.
The Cliffs Pavilion has confirmed the stars heading to Essex for this year's festive panto, Jack and the Beanstalk.
Anglian Water has become the first water company to trial thermal imaging drones to detect leaking water pipes.
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