Chief executive of Paramount resort steps down

Chief executive of Paramount resort steps down

THURROCK residents take a keen interest in the possible development of a massive Paramount resort just across the water. So, we thought we would give you an update courtesy of Kent Online. The chief executive of the developer of a Paramount resort in Kent has stepped down days after questions were raised about one of […]

Tilbury and Orsett McDonalds flushed with success at Loo of the Year awards

Tilbury and Orsett McDonalds flushed with success at Loo of the Year awards

THE McDonald’s restaurants on in Orsett and Tilbury have been awarded ‘Platinum’ at the annual independent Loo of the Year awards – dubbed the ‘Toilet Oscars’ – which recognises and rewards the best washrooms across the UK. Franchisee Gerry Byrne and crew scooped up the ‘Platinum Awards’ for the quality of the toilet facilities at […]

£5 million deal for Port of Tilbury based Pentalver

£5 million deal for Port of Tilbury based Pentalver

PENTALVER has announced a further investment in its materials handling resources after concluding a new £5million deal with asset management and engineering services specialist Briggs Equipment. One of the UK’s foremost providers of container-related services, Pentalver is adding 19 new Hyster machines to its fleet following a detailed tender process involving an in-depth assessment of […]

Are Thurrock businesses aware employment tribunal verdicts will be made public in 2017

Are Thurrock businesses aware employment tribunal verdicts will be made public in 2017

EMPLOYERS have yet to fully consider the implications of a major shift in the reporting of employment tribunal verdicts, according to legal experts who fear companies could feel compelled to settle out of court, or might even introduce ‘blacklists’ of litigants, as a result reports www.cipd.co.uk Any member of the public will be able to […]

Sale of c2c rail franchise announced

Sale of c2c rail franchise announced

NATIONAL Express Group PLC (“National Express”) has reached an in principle agreement for Trenitalia, the passenger rail transportation company part of FS Italiane Group, to acquire the c2c franchise. Completion of the acquisition is conditional upon final consent from the Department for Transport and is expected to occur within the next three to four weeks. […]

Tilbury company help Little Havens Hospice spread the message

Tilbury company help Little Havens Hospice spread the message

A local charity is spreading their message far and wide thanks to a freight company in Thurrock. Uniserve, which undertakes deliveries and collections of import and export freight, have been supporting local children’s hospice, Little Havens for 15 years, donating more than £340,000 since then. One of Uniserve’s lorries, which measures 16.9metres long and 2.6metres […]