THE ballot is now open to win thousands of free tickets to the county's top attractions.
AN animal sanctuary found itself looking after a bad-tempered, one-eyed baby seal which was discovered on the Walton Backwaters.
JEWELLERY and money were stolen during a burglary.
PATIENTS in north east Essex will be treated for skin conditions in their community.
A NAKED man who trashed his friend’s flat before running into a garden and howling like a wolf claims to have no memory of the event.
Photographer Warren Page was on hand to capture all of the action from Colchester United's game at Accrington Stanley.
A CHARITY which specialises in helping youngsters has distanced itself from a decision to make a skatepark homeless.
TWO world beating real tennis coaches are on the hunt for the next generation of champions.
THE search is on for green-fingered volunteers to help keep popular open spaces and gardens looking their best in Tendring.