A cyclist has been airlifted to hospital and a road is closed after a crash in Mistley.

A Suffolk pub which has been closed since January to undergo a complete refurbishment is introducing outdoor dining pods to help welcome customers and staff back safely.

People in Suffolk and Essex will be able to get their hands on vegan sausage rolls from Thursday as the food retailer has announced which shops will reopen.

A man has been captured on a doorbell camera in Colchester taking two milk bottles from a doorstep in the early hours of the morning, minutes after they were delivered.

NHS frontline staff will be guests of honour at a special party on Clacton Pier once coronavirus restrictions are lifted.

James Henry on how the days of yesteryear inspired his latest release - and why he’s looking to incorporate more Suffolk settings into his next book

Supermarkets across the region are going to great lengths to make sure older, vulnerable shoppers and NHS staff are getting the supplies they need during the coronavirus pandemic.

An Essex pub has been ordered to stop serving customers immediately after ignoring the Prime Minister’s ban on trading during lockdown.

With the prospect of weeks at home, finding interesting ways to spend quality time with family is even more important – Colchester’s best board game brains take a look at the best games to keep you entertained.

Tesco, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s Aldi and Lidl shops across Suffolk have taken drastic measures to protect vulnerable shoppers from the effects of mass panic buying.

The impact of coronavirus restrictions has hit high streets this weekend – and these are some of the stores which have announced closures.

All council-maintained country parks in Essex are shutting because of the coronavirus outbreak.

Colchester Zoo is temporarily closing its doors on Monday to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Every National Trust site in Suffolk and Essex has closed to help restrict the spread of the coronavirus.

Foodbanks across Suffolk and Essex are under ever-increasing pressure as panic buying strips supermarket shelves of would-be food donations.

More than 1,000 new cases of coronavirus have been recorded in the UK in the last 24 hours.

The Colchester half marathon, due to take place later this month, has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Thousands of scouts and guides have been left disappointed after the Essex International Jamboree was cancelled due to coronavirus fears.

Police are looking for this missing man in Colchester - can you help them find him?

See the moment two children are airlifted to safety by the coastguard after getting stuck in mud off the coast of Essex.

The death of a man near a bingo hall in Colchester is not being treated as suspicious.

Exclusive designs for a proposed play park on a 200-acre estate in Essex have been revealed.

Obituary: Lady Anne Wake-Walker, 99, loved Suffolk and had ‘a lively sense of fun’

Universal Credit was discussed in parliament - with Clacton’s MP asking how the government will help people unable to get to job centres.

A knifepoint robbery and violent assault in just 48 hours have resulted in demands for more officers on patrol in Colchester.

An Essex man who sent an intimate picture of a woman to another man after falling out with her has been given a suspended prison sentence.

Furious residents have blasted plans for more homes on Essex’s Mersea Island, telling developers their community is already at breaking point.

Concerns have been raised that pupils at an Essex school are not ‘recieving a good education’ as Ofsted inspectors ruled it requires improvement.

“Mindless vandals” are being condemned by shocked onlookers after almost 50 beach huts were torn apart in Essex.

A “sex entertainment” venue could be coming opening at the site of the former Embassy Chinese buffet in Colchester.

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