Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 23°C

min temp: 15°C

Search

Missing Essex teenagers Amy Phillips and Olivia Nicholls-Barr found at Ipswich property

PUBLISHED: 14:47 21 April 2017 | UPDATED: 14:47 21 April 2017

The girls were found at a property in Birkfield Drive, Ipswich

The girls were found at a property in Birkfield Drive, Ipswich

Two teenage girls from Essex who were reported missing on Monday have been found “safe” in Ipswich today.

Amy Phillips, 15, from Halstead, and Olivia Nicholls-Barr, 14, from Braintree, were discovered inside a property in Birkfield Drive this afternoon.

A spokesman for Essex Police has confirmed the girls are “safe”.

Witnesses have reported a heavy police presence in Birkfield Drive, with a forensics team also on scene.

Both girls were reported missing to Essex Police at around 8.30am on April 17.

2 comments

  • I can't wait to see the names of the people involved in this....

    Report this comment

    Truth Teller

    Friday, April 21, 2017

  • More enrichment...

    Report this comment

    cthulu

    Friday, April 21, 2017

The views expressed in the above comments do not necessarily reflect the views of this site

An anti-fraud team for three Suffolk authorities has stopped more than £4.3million of public money being lost to fraud in the last 12 months, latest figures have shown.

Children who live with mental health issues will receive better support at Suffolk’s secondary schools after staff were some of the first in the country to receive new training.

Seven intrepid Suffolk schoolchildren are taking on an epic climbing challenge this weekend to raise money to support teenagers battling cancer.

Budding bakers from Ipswich High School for Girls and Holbrook Academy battled to be named the Peninsula Bake Off Champion at Suffolk Food Hall on Wednesday.

What a phenomenal concert. From the performance, the outfits and the atmosphere, Little Mix at Newmarket Nights on Friday, June 23, were fantastic.

The cult game show was the top UK trend on Twitter on Friday night after getting its official revival. What did you make of the return?

Suffolk suppliers of insulation used in the £8.6million refurbishment of Grenfell Tower say it will no longer be supplied for cladding on high-rise buildings.

A man who returned to his home in Stowmarket last night was pinned to the ground by robbers using cable ties before cash and jewellery were stolen.

A man chased by police through Ipswich was taken to hospital with a suspected broken leg after he collided with an unmarked police car.

Police are urging those laying tributes at the site in Hadleigh where a Boxford teenager was killed to be careful after safety concerns were raised.

Most read

Most commented

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24