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Essex Police has apologised for a social media post that appeared to support domestic abuse victims staying with their partners.

Suffolk Star Ed Sheeran is set to perform on this week’s Strictly Come Dancing final.

Peter Kay’s first live stand-up tour in eight years has been cancelled because of “unforeseen family circumstances”.

Ed Sheeran has told of his proud Suffolk roots in an interview covering subjects as diverse as his love for Jeremy Corbyn and his plans for a Bruce Springsteen inspired fourth album.

An emu named Farage caused quite a stir in an Essex village yesterday after it escaped from its home in the snowy weather.

Anthony Ogogo insists he is still holding on to his dream of becoming world champion after undergoing his fourth eye operation.

The full length trailer for the latest instalment in the Jurassic World blockbuster franchise, which was rumoured to have been filming in Suffolk earlier this year, went live last night.

Officers have hailed two members of their “police family” who were stabbed and seriously injured while on duty in Chelmsford as heroes.

A woman has been airlifted to hospital with “life-changing” injuries after she was involved in a crash in Essex today.

Ipswich Hospital suffered a power cut yesterday after a “large fault” in the area.

A burst water pipe has caused queing traffic and bus diversions

Father Christmas was the inevitable star of the show as he rode into Colchester town centre for the traditional Christmas Lights Switch-on spectacular.

East Anglia-raised TV presenter Simon Thomas has said he is “crushed with indescribable pain” after his wife Gemma died just three days after falling ill with acute myeloid leukaemia.

The A120 towards Colchester from Tendring has closed for a period this evening while emergency services dealt with a car fire.

Hawk-eyed members of the public raised the alarm during an attempted break-in at a charity-run lifeboat station in north Essex.

Colchester’s moment in the spotlight during Thursday’s evening’s BBC Question Time programme was cut short after a member of the audience was taken ill.

The Orwell Bridge fully reopened before the rush hour this morning, Highways England has confirmed.

He lasted three days in the jungle - but should Jack Maynard have been judged for remarks he made five years ago and has apologised for?

David Cassidy dies aged 67

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The 1970s heartthrob David Cassidy has died at the age of 67, his family has reported.

Hollywood star Idris Elba has got Ipswich Town fans talking after he was pictured holding a pair of teddybears featuring the club badge.

It’s been described as “Downton Abbey for grown-ups” - TV Editor Stacia Briggs looks at Howards End. Ooer.

The controversial modern Christmas tree has completed its move from Ipswich Cornhill to the waterfront. What do you make of its new home?

Social media site Twitter has expanded its character limit from 140 to 280. Tell us what you think by voting in our poll.

More than 40 Facebook accounts have been banned from commenting on Essex Police posts after the force said it received a barrage of “abusive, inappropriate and offensive” comments on an appeal issued earlier today.

Will tonight’s Great British Bake Off final see Suffolk star Sophie Faldo crowned winner?

A top Essex music festival has lost its main sponsor after 22 years.

Body-shamed by a national paper, Blue’s Antony Costa was determined to turn it into a positive experience; and recently got help from a clinic in Bury St Edmunds.

More than 60 firefighters tackled a blaze in Colchester at the former Odeon cinema in Crouch Street in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Bersant Celina has posted a cryptic message on Twitter that might suggest his loan spell at Ipswich Town from Manchester City will be cut short in January.

Rush hour trains from East Anglia to Liverpool Street were being disrupted on Wednesday morning by a signalling problem in the Stratford area.

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