Fire at industrial unit being treated as arson
Eight fire engines were called to a burning industrial unit near Great Bromley yesterday.
Eight years for Colchester man who raped student
A man from Colchester has been sentenced to eight years in jail for raping a University of Essex student.
Two dogs cause kitchen fire in Dedham
Fire crews rescued two dogs from a first floor flat after they caused a fire in the kitchen.
British dad confirms wife and children died in Sri Lanka attacks
A British dad has confirmed the deaths of his "perfect wife" and "amazing" children in a heartbreaking statement following the Easter Sunday terror attacks in Sri Lanka.
Ex-firefighter and partner named among British victims in Sri Lanka
A retired firefighter and his partner have been named among the British victims killed in the Sri Lanka terror attacks.
New IRA admits murdering journalist Lyra McKee
The New IRA has admitted responsibility for the murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Londonderry.
Peter Kay pictured in public for first time in a year
Comedian Peter Kay has been photographed in public for the first time in almost a year after cancelling his highly anticipated live tour.
Boyz N The Hood director John Singleton in ICU after stroke
Oscar-nominated director John Singleton is in intensive care after suffering a stroke.
Hayley Tamaddon: Former Coronation Street star pregnant with first baby at 42
Former Coronation Street and Emmerdale actress Hayley Tamaddon has revealed she is pregnant with her first child.