Serving the people for 50 years as a councillor is no mean feat, but Maldon and Essex council veteran Rodney Bass is stepping down in May after achieving just that. Here he talks about his political career.
The questionnaire which forms part of the public consultation over controversial plans to move Sudbury bus station has been criticised by some members of the public, because it asks for “personal details”.
Yesterday I was in London for an East Anglian rail summit at the House of Commons which focussed heavily on the proposals to speed up mainline services from London to Ipswich and Norwich, writes Paul Geater.
This week’s figures showing that the number of people born outside the UK in the region has increased significantly over recent years tells a number of very interesting stories, says columnist and reporter Paul Geater.
The Labour leadership election is looking more and more like something you could imagine turning up in a Tom Sharpe farce as the two candidates try to out-do each other by insisting they are more and more left-wing.