Around 100 firefighters have been tackling a blaze at a packaging warehouse.
Westcliff: Teenager Wanted Over Stabbing
Police investigating a stabbing in Westcliff are urging for a man they want to speak to to hand himself in.
Detectives are looking for 18 year old Eric Brophy who has links to the Southend and Dagenham areas.
A 20 year old man remains in a stable condition in hospital after he received a number of stab wounds on Fairfax Drive on Thursday afternoon (11 July).
An 18-year-old man was arrested on Friday.
Member of the public are urged not to approach Eric Brophy and if they are in the immediate vicinity of him to contact police on 999 immediately.
Michael Barrymore is entitled to "more than nominal" damages against Essex Police over his wrongful arrest.
A man has been jailed for four years and banned from driving for five years after a fatal crash in Weeley Heath.
"Have fun in a safe environment" is Essex Police's message to festival-goers this year as Chelmsford gears up for the V Festival.
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