GRAYS put in an imprsssive performance to beat mid-table Witham Town at Parkside on Saturday afternoon.
WHILST details of the incident cannot be revealed at this stage, it is in connection with an incident on New Year’s Eve (December 31) in Windermere Avenue, Purfleet.
THURROCK Councillors spent close to an hour grilling the Essex Police and Fire Commissioner at a council meeting on Wednesday night (Jan 31st). After a ten minute overview by Roger Hirst, the councillors asked questions on subjects such as 1. Boy racers in Lakeside 2. Presence at unlawful traveller encampments. 3. Grays High Street. 4. […]
THE THURROCK councillor in charge of health, has charged the leader of Thurrock Labour with telling “outright lies” over plans surrounding changes to health care in Thurrock. Tory councillor, James Halden made the comment on Twitter as political parties clash over the future and future timing of any changes to Orsett Hospital and the opening […]
NHS Health leaders are encouraging people to choose the right service during winter. Many people aren’t sure where to go for healthcare, but most problems can be managed by yourself and a well-stocked medicine cabinet, or by your pharmacist / GP or Nurse.
ESSEX Police is appealing for information about an attempted robbery at a shop in Stanford-le-Hope.
FA Trophy First Round East Thurrock United 4 v 0 Aldershot Town EAST Thurrock put in a glorious performance to knock Aldershot Town out of the FA Trophy. Goals by Cheye Alexander (og 33′) and a hat-trick by Tom Richardson (49′, 63′ and 70′) put them through to the next round. The draw for the […]
THURROCK Council has continued its joint operations with Essex Police to tackle street drinking and rubbish affecting residents and businesses in Grays Town Centre.
ESSEX Police would like to talk to Jack Eggleston-Clarke, 22, in relation to a burglary at Aveley Football Club.
Essex Premier Cup Harold Wood Athletic’s defence of the Essex Premier Cup is still on-going after a Dan Gillard penalty plus a goal from Joe Stevens helped them overcome Old Southendian. Catholic United sailed into the next round with a 6-0 success over Upminster. Nikki Beale scored twice with Dan Williams, Mike Sammut, Dan Trenkel […]
TILBURY grabbed three vital points away at Ware on Saturday afternoon.
A WOMAN has been jailed after attempting to steal face cream from a shop in Chafford Hundred. Chelsea Wins, aged 25, of Hastings Street, Luton pled guilty of the following at Basildon magistrates court. On 05/06/2017 at Grays, stole face cream, to the value of £809, belonging to Sainsbury’s, Chafford Hundred. On 05/07/2017 at Chelmsford […]
CHANGES have been made to the route of the Lower Thames Crossing. Highways England is now proposing that the route between the A2 in Kent and A13 in Thurrock is three lanes in both directions, which will involve widening the A2 in Kent to junction 1 of the M2 to improve traffic flows. The junction […]
YT has received a report of an incident close to Ockendon railway station.
FA Cup Fourth Preliminary Round Ebbsfleet United 3 v 0 East Thurrock United EAST Thurrock were overpowered by superior opposition to go out of the FA Cup on Tuesday night. Goals by Drury, McLean and Weston ensured victory for the Kent side, who now go on to face Doncaster Rovers in the first round. The […]
Please be aware that delays are building at J30 nr A13 /A282 of the M25 due to a collision blocking one lane.
All emergency services at scene
A CHADWELL ST MARY has been given a suspended jail term after admitting causing death by dangerous driving.
By Scott Lanza & Pete Dudley Barkingside 2 Whitton United 0 (Buildbase FA Vase 2nd Qualifying Round) A first half horror show put paid to Barkingside’s Vase campaign. The hosts fell behind to a Franco Mallardo strike in the 10th minute although had a few chances to equalise themselves before Harry Wales capitalised on some […]
ALL your traffic and travel in and around Thurrock for Wednesday August 30th.
LONG delays on the Dartford Crossing after three car collision.
Bostik North Canvey Island 2 v 3 Tilbury TILBURY made a great comeback to defeat Canvey Island and claim their first points of the season. Goals by Kurt Smith (3 and 85) and Adam Vyse (77) secured all three points. Canvey scored through Kurt Smith (OG 26) and Ryan Charles (39) Tilbury returned to action […]
Photo by Peter Jackson (www.graysathletic.co.uk) Tilbury 1 Grays Athletic 2 Bostik North Report by Anthony Mercer A last minute penalty saw Grays Athletic beat local rivals Tilbury in an entertaining afternoon at Chadfields, witnessed by a crowd of 202. On a beautiful August afternoon, Tilbury gave four debuts and were indebted to keeper Clarke Bogard […]
THERE are long delays on the M25 clockwise in Essex, due to a collision involving 2 cars and an HGV. Lane 1 (of 4) is closed on the A282 southbound crossing (QEII Bridge).
ALL your traffic and travel in and around Thurrock for Wednesday August 9th.