Mid Essex

New A&E unit serving three hospitals announced in planned changes by Mid and South Essex Success Regime

THE Mid and South Essex Success Regime yesterday published a “sustainability and transformation plan” proposing radical changes in health and care over the next five years. The document confirms suspected changes which would see one specialist A&E unit serving Basildon, Southend and Broomfield Hospitals, with a walk-in A&E service maintained at all three hospitals. The […]

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Stanford-Le-Hope Primary School give thanks to new art sensory room

THE children at a Stanford-le-Hope primary school can look forward to improved facilities after the addition of a new art sensory room. The room will help develop children’s senses through special lighting and music at Arthur Bugler Primary School. A group of parents began working with the school’s special educational needs co-ordinator Amanda Lewis to […]

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Car crash in Mountnessing leaves two rushed to hospital

A CAR crash, which occurred at the junction of Roman Road and the B1002 in Mountnessing earlier today (31, Aug) has seen two people involved taken to hospital. A man was treated for head injuries after being trapped in a car rolled on its side, along with a woman suffering with abdominal pains. The East […]

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SEC students create music video for upcoming local band

SOUTH Essex College’s film students have moved into the professional industry with the release of a local upcoming band’s new music video. Level 3 Creative Media Production students Lavinia Wallace, Lewis Sloman and Georgia Thompson whose company is named KeeWee Studios worked alongside Southend four-piece The Silver Medal in the production of their debut video […]

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Essex Police make U-turn on guidance for motorists

ESSEX Police have made a U-turn on guidance previously offered to motorists regarding stopping for unmarked police cars. They previously advised drivers not to stop if requested to do so by a vehicle which appeared to be an unmarked police car after two robberies on the M11 on Saturday, 23 July, and on the M25 […]

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Police postcards aim to keep criminals out of jail

ESSEX Police are sending out postcards aimed at encouraging criminals not to re-offend. The force is sending out two sets – one to custody suites and the other to the Integrated Offender Management Unit. They will be given to persistent offenders, many of whom have just been released from jail, urging them to stay away […]

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Arrests follow assault on kidnapped teenager

A man and three teenagers have been charged in connection with the assault of a teenage boy who was left injured in a lane in Little Baddow. Tanner Bailey, 19, of The Chase, Boreham, along with two boys aged 15 and 16 from Boreham appeared at Chelmsford Magistrates Court on Friday, April 1. All three […]

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