April 21 2014 Latest news:
Tributes have been paid to Tendring district councillor Sarah Candy who died yesterday aged just 47.
Firefighters tackled a blaze in a thatched cottage.
An RAF search and rescue helicopter from Wattisham and a lifeboat were called to two incidents off the Essex coast.
A large-scale cannabis factory was found in Bungay yesterday afternoon.
Fears about unqualified teachers working in state schools have dominated discussions at union conferences over the Easter weekend – and prompted representatives of teachers in this region to highlight the concerns.