A man has been convicted of conspiring to murder his stepfather in a dispute over the sale of the family home in Colchester.
Westcliff: Man Dies After Sea Rescue
A man has died after being pulled from the sea, Essex Police have said.
The East of England Ambulance Service said it was alerted to the seafront at Shorefield Road, Westcliff on Sea just before midday on Saturday (18th August) and a rapid response car and an ambulance attended the scene.
Ambulance service spokesman Gary Sanderson said: "Prior to our arrival, a man who we believe to be in his 40s was pulled out of the sea and was being cared for by an off duty nurse.
"Paramedics continued to treat and stabilise the patient before he was taken to a waiting medical team at Southend Hospital."
Essex Police said that the man had died in hospital and officers were trying to contact next of kin.
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.
Recently Played Tracks
Now playing: The best feel good music
Deposit £10 to get a £40 Welcome Bonus - That's £50 to play bingo, slots and more!*
Over 50 tracks to make you feel-good. New album out now...
Find your local four day weather report here.
What's happening on the roads where you are?
Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.
Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart.
Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.