Proposals to build a new A120 dual carriageway between Braintree and the A12 in Essex have received an enthusiastic welcome from almost 100 businesses from across the area.
Essex County Council is set to put its element of tax bills up by almost five per cent from April as it prepares for the day when financial help from the government ceases.
Police and Border Force officials linked up for a new campaign aimed at eliminating the scourge of modern slavery at Stansted Airport over the weekend.
Rail company Greater Anglia has been given approval to use temporary conductor/guards during the two-day strike by RMT members on Wednesday and Thursday.
New figures from the government’s rail watchdog has prompted fears that Greater Anglia may have paid the government too much to run trains across the region.