Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
Two Arrests After Southend Stabbing
A 20-year-old man has been taken to hospital after he was stabbed in the stomach.
It happened at about 12:30pm yesterday (Monday September 26th) near Romany Steps and Crystal Steps.
A 22-year-old local man was arrested shortly after, in nearby Beresford Road, and a 20-year-old local man was arrested later the same day.
A blood stained knife was recovered from a bin near the scene. It is believed that the victim and the arrested men were known to one another.
Anyone with information about the stabbing should contact police at Southend on 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
An Essex mental health trust has been issued a warning after inspectors found concerns with ward environments.
The dead bodies of two people have been found inside a car in Chelmsford.
A man and woman have been found dead in a car in Chelmsford.
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