Train passengers using Greater Anglia services are being asked not to pull the emergency cord for a medical incident on board, but instead to call 999 – and take to Twitter.
Young Farmers is celebrating its 85th year with a public awareness week from September 18 to 22.
Passengers were hit by with delays at Stansted Airport after the runway was closed for emergency repairs – with at least one Essex family left stranded overseas.
Emergency crews were called to the A120 near Great Dunmow at the weekend after a car became engulfed in flames.
Hundreds of people trying to travel through Stansted Airport this morning were delayed by a fault with security scanners.
Polling stations are open across the country today to allow new county councils to be elected – and give voters the chance to tell politicians what they think of them a month before the general election.