M11 crash: Lorry driver guilty of death by dangerous driving
HGV driver Roger Sharratt fell asleep before causing the five-vehicle pile-up.
Basildon schoolgirl Sherie-Lea James died of drug overdose
Schoolgirl 'voluntarily' took fatal amounts of ecstasy and cocaine at an Essex flat party.
Major clean-up under way after rubbish left in Laindon
A "convoy of caravans" left a large amount of rubbish in Essex.
MP's aide Samuel Armstrong denies Parliament rape charges
Samuel Armstrong is suspended from his role as chief of staff to MP Craig Mackinlay.
Twitter row UKIP man chosen for Clacton
On Tuesday the Huffington Post claimed Jeff Bray had posted controversial tweets.
Westcliff High School ex-teacher acquitted of child sex offences
A former teacher at an all girls school is acquitted of sexual assault, but admits one charge involving indecent images.