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A MAN and woman from Basildon have been charged with child sex offences.
Grant Francis, 28, of St James Road, Vange, and Hayley Morgan, 20, of Longmead, Pitsea, are set to appear in court in late January.
Police said they were charged following a 'complex enquiry' and that their alleged victims included boys and girls.
Francis is charged with one count of rape, one of attempted rape, two of causing or inciting a girl under 13 to engage in sexual activity, three of engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child under 13 and two of engaging in non-penetrative sexual activity with a girl aged 13-15.
He also faces two counts of assaulting a girl under ... read on
read on...TWO MEN have been charged over the alleged armed robbery of a Pitsea Post Office.
PLANS for the development of a £50 million leisure and residential scheme at Seaway car park have been sealed by Southend Council. read on...
GPS have asked patients to be patient for a little while longer on plans for an empty hospital in Hornchurch. read on...
POLICE are hunting armed robbers who targeted a Pitsea Post Office. read on...
Essex Senior Cup supported by BBC Essex Fourth Round
REDBRIDGE snatched a dramatic Essex Senior Cup victory, and a place in the quarter-finals of the Essex Senior Cup as Ryman League Premier Division side Canvey Island suffered a cup upset at Oakside.
Canvey had led through Ashley Dumas’ 55th-minute header, but Ryman North Redbridge levelled the tie courtesy of Mark Nougher’s stoppage time goal. The Motormen then stunned the 2012 winners by registering a 4-2 penalty shootout success.
The visitors are four-times Essex Senior Cup winners and can boast both FA Trophy runs and trips to the Third and Fourth Rounds of the FA Cup on their CV, although they’re yet to ad... read on
read on...Concord Rangers manager was cautiously delighted as his team produced a sparkling display to swamp Farnborough at the Aspect Arena.
Johnstone's Paint Trophy, Southern Area semi final
Leyton Orient can now concentrate on their League One relegation fight after crashing out of the tournament at their fellow strugglers on Saturday. read on...
THERE was a feast of goals in games featuring the regions teams with Vanarama Conference South Chelmsford City and Concord Rangers showing the way. read on...
Southend United manager Phil Brown hailed his sides’ patients after a second half penalty from Barry Corr coupled with a late David Worrall strike saw off Northampton Town at Roots Hall. read on...
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