Colchester and Ipswich Hospitals could soon become one under plans to merge.
Two More Men Charged Over Southend Murder
Two further men have been charged with the murder of Hassan Mohammed, who was killed in York Road, Southend in July.
They have also been charged with conspiracy to commit GBH with intent.
19 year-old Darren Quainoo from Holbrook Close, Enfield, was charged on October 13 and appeared before Magistrates in Southend this morning.
A 17 year-old student from north London, has been charged today with the same offence and will be appearing before Magistrates at Basildon Youth Court today.
A total of six men have now been charged with offences in connection with the death of Hassan Mohammed (pictured), of Camberwell in London.
The 24 year-old died in Southend Hospital on Tuesday, July 8, following an incident in York Road which took place at around 7pm on Monday, July 7.
He received two stab wounds and a post mortem examination revealed the provisional cause of his death as blood loss as a result of his injuries.
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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