Clacton MP Douglas Carswell has announced that he will not be seeking re-election on June 8 but will be backing the Conservative candidate.
School Boy Sexually Assaulted In Cheshunt
Officers investigating a sexual assault on a school boy in Cheshunt are appealing for witnesses and information that could help with their investigation.
Between 3pm and 3.30pm on Tuesday, April 26, a man approached a group of school boys outside shops in Andrews Lane and touched one of the boys inappropriately before running away.
The offender is described as a white man, aged between 22 and 23, with short dark hair. He was wearing grey trousers or jeans and a black North Face jacket.
Detective Constable Rich Sprent, who is investigating, said: "I'd like to reassure parents that we are doing all we can to find this man and police patrols have been increased in the local area."
Anyone with information is asked to contact Hertfordshire Constabulary via the non-emergency number 101 or on Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
A man has been jailed for life to serve a minimum of 25 years for murdering an uncle as he attempted to protect his niece from unwanted advances in Basildon.
Tributes have been paid to a woman who died following a collision in North Weald.
Police have arrested a third person in connection with a disturbance outside the Sugar Hut nightclub on the High Street in Brentwood on Sunday, April 2.
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