Bostik Div North Tilbury 3 v 0 Witham Town TILBURY grabbed three important points against Witham Town on Tuesday night at Chadfields. Goals by Lewis Smith (39′ pen), George Sykes (72′) and Oliver Spooner (78′) secured all three points for the Dockers. The result leaves them third from bottom but moving in the right direction. […]
A Stanford-le-Hope primary school has been awarded £1,000 by Persimmon Homes towards new screens for its school halls. Arthur Bugler Primary School has been looking to raise £6,000 for new screens to replace old projectors and is still trying to meet its target. The school was given the donation after applying for Persimmon Homes’ Community […]
THE Tilbury Riverside Project has secured funding for the Christmas lights this year.
ORTU Gable Hall have beaten entries from across the country to secure a place in the finals of the prestigious BETT (British Educational Training and Technology) awards.
Details of Sundays Remembrance Services.. Full details on list.
By Katie Sewell JEREMY CORBYN has praised a Tilbury-based voluntary organisation for the ‘absolutely crucial’ services it offers the local area. The Labour leader visited Thurrock today (Thursday) to meet with trustees of the One Community Development Trust, an organisation that works with local people to develop their skills and improve economic prospects. The Trust […]
SHELLEY Jackson, 35, Grays and Emma Wright, 42, both from Grays, have been working in the beauty industry for a combined 32 years and have joined forces to create a small space of tranquil heaven in the heart of their hometown.
Thurrock Cycle Campaign to join national protest in London. By Matt Hill The 13th October will see cyclists, campaigners and environmental groups come together to support the “Stop Killing Cyclists” led protest – ‘National Funeral For The Unknown Cyclist / The UK’s First Pedal On Parliament’. The message is hard hitting and pulls no punches […]
AZAD Azam, Managing Director of DPB Ltd and a member of the Federation of Master Builders (FMB) said: “If the Government suddenly makes it much harder to recruit tradespeople from the EU, then that would seriously impact on the capacity of our business and potentially add significant delays to the new homes we’re building.”
THE organisation supporting an Orsett Hospital community panel has revealed new details on how it will operate.
The A282 Northbound (M25 Clockwise) the East tunnel at Dartford crossing is currently closed due to emergency works.
Find out more about A13 widening project at drop-in information events RESIDENTS are invited to take a closer look at £79million plans to widen the A13 through Thurrock at a series of drop-in information events next month. The Thurrock Council project, which is one of the largest local authority-managed road schemes in the country, will […]
THE Jack Petchey Glee Club Challenge, the UK’s biggest Glee club competition is back for 2018, and it’s set to be bigger and better than ever! Having doubled in size, it is recruiting 60 groups across London and Essex to get involved in this year’s competition.
SOME bins in Chadwell St Mary and East Tilbury could not be collected today.
THERE are long delays on the M25 due to a collision between J29 (Romford / Basildon) and J28 (Brentwood / Romford).
A13 is partially blocked just prior to the Junction 30 of the A13/M25 due to a van colliding with a central reservation.
AN abusive neighbour has been banned from his former street and made subject of a five-year criminal behaviour order.
THE ‘ever increasing’ number of pupils excluded from school in England are being left abandoned to a forgotten part of the education system—alternative provision—which too often fails to give them the education they deserve, says the Education Committee in a report published today. The report expresses concerns about the over-exclusion of pupils and at the […]
DRIVING test pass rates for test centres across Essex have been published by the Government, revealing Brentwood is one of the easiest places to get a full driving licence and indicating men are better drivers.
Rhianna Buckwell, 14, from Corringham and 16-year-old Courtney Hammond from Tilbury who had been missing have now been found.
DURING the first 18 days of the campaign, which started on Thursday, June 14, 63 people were arrested on suspicion of drink driving, 48 on suspicion of drug driving, and 13 on suspicion of failing to provide a specimen.
SOUTHEND has the highest concentration of fast food restaurants including chip shops, burger bars and pizza places in Essex – according to new figures linking their positioning to some of the most deprived communities.
THE M25 in Essex is closed in both directions between J30 (A13) and J29 (Upminster / Hornden) due to a serious incident.
MARLEYBONE Cricket Club is set to stage a series of matches this summer against a National Asian Cricket Council XI, and Belhus Cricket Club will be hosting the curtain-raiser of the series on Wednesday, 27th June.