Colchester high school abolishes 'traditional' homework
A high school scraps traditional homework in favour of a more "independent" approach to learning.
John 'Goldfinger' Palmer: Criminal was under surveillance for 16 years
A notorious conman who was shot dead last year was under surveillance for at least 16 years by a top secret team of intelligence officers, the BBC learns.
100th anniversary of Zeppelin crashes in Essex
Commemorations to take place to mark 100th anniversary of two Zeppelin airship crashes in Essex.
Harlow murder: Polish officers patrol streets where Arek Jozwik was killed
Two Polish police officers have started patrols in a town where a Polish man died after being punched to the ground.
Hakan Hayrettin: Braintree Town appoint new first-team manager
National League Braintree Town appoint Hakan Hayrettin as their new first-team manage after Jamie Day's departure.
Crawley Town 1-1 Colchester United
Substitute Chris Porter hits a dramatic 88th-minute equaliser as Colchester force a 1-1 draw at Crawley.