Weird & Wacky

Sinkhole at Mistley Quay being investigated. Picture: Rob Hankey.

Mistley: Sinkhole opens up at Mistley Quay

Work is under way to repair a sinkhole which has suddenly appeared at an historic quay in north-east Essex.

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Dog owner Lewis Blythe, left, chartered a helicopter to search for his and his partner Gary Lee's dog Murphy.

Bury St Edmunds: Pet owner flies in helicopter to find missing dog

If Murphy the Boxer dog could speak he would have a real tale to tell.

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Firefighters climb onto the roof of a chalet bungalow in Priory Road, Felixstowe, to rescue West Highland terrier Westie.

Felixstowe: Mischievous Westie rescued from rooftop by firefighters after escapade to find the gulls

Whisky the Westie gave himself and his owners the fright of their lives – after the tantalising sound of gulls enticed him onto a rooftop.

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Red-legged partridges

Essex: 600 partridges and 100 turkeys stolen last year, raising concerns about black market meat trade

The number of animals stolen in Essex increased dramatically over the last year, with thieves focussing on high-value game and livestock such as turkey and partridge.

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