THE Leader of Thurrock Council has announced a full review of the war memorials, monuments and graves in the borough ahead of next year’s centenary marking the end of the First World War.
PUPILS from Tilbury Pioneer Academy’s choir recently joined 2,000 children and young people from schools across the country, to sing their favourite songs and raise money at Barnardo’s Young Supporters’ Concert at the Royal Albert Hall, London.
TRENTALIA-owned train operator c2c has returned to its position as the best railway in Britain, according to the latest annual punctuality figures published by Network Rail.
Psychic Mandy Masters set for Old Ship Inn in Aveley
ESSEX Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in which a three figure sum of cash was stolen from an elderly couple.
AT 3pm on Sunday 26th November 2017 Thames Crossing Action Group will be holding a meeting in East Tilbury. This will be a community meeting to share info and updates regarding the proposed Lower Thames Crossing. There will also be guest speakers from Campaign to Protect Rural England, and sustainable transport and air pollution specialists. […]
A CHADWELL man has pled guilty to eighteen charges of theft including over £10,000 worth of property from Boots the Chemist. Elliot Carr, aged 26, of River Mews, Chadwell St Mary will be sentenced at Basildon Crown Court on December 11th. Carr was charged with two others. Amongst the charges was the following. 1. On […]
More time to give #yourviews on paying for policing PEOPLE are being given more time to take part in a survey being run by Roger Hirst, the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex. Mr Hirst wants to know if people would be willing to pay more Council Tax to increase levels of policing in […]
THURROCK’S Choral Society is currently preparing for this year’s Christmas Concert which will be held on Sunday 10th December 2017 at Thameside School, Manor Road, Grays at 6pm.
LEISURE company TD4 Brands is embarking on a rapid and strategic nationwide store roll-out programme which is creating around 100 jobs.
ANY plans that the performers of popular local group, The TipToe Stage School, had of taking it easy in the run up to Christmas have been quickly squashed!
BELOVED toy maker PLAYMOBIL has teamed up with intu Lakeside to bring its Christmas grotto to the popular shopping centre.
ESSEX Firefighters were called to a fire in an outbuilding used as a workshop in Church Lane, Bulphan. The building measured approximately 20m by 4m.
IS it ever too early to prepare for Christmas? To get you in the mood for Christmas, come and enjoy an evening of music!
COASTAL erosion may release waste from ten per cent of England’s historic coastal landfills in the next forty years, according to research from Queen Mary University of London and the Environment Agency.
THURROCK family run traffic management firm raises over £1000 in just ONE MONTH for construction industry charity. Nationwide Traffic Solutions’ charity campaign with a ‘traffic management’ twist received an overwhelming response in aid of Lighthouse Club.
THURROCK Council used bailiffs over 6,000 times last year. The figures have just been released from a Freedom of Information Act request by the Money Advice Trust as part of their “Stop The Knock” campaign. On 4482 occasions they were used to enforce council tax payments in Thurrock. 1792 calls were in relation to housing […]
THREE big brands are welcomed to intu Lakeside’s growing aspirational retail mix.
ESSEX Police are no longer looking for Kye Pasquale, 19, who was wanted on suspicion of a number of offences.
ALL your traffic and travel in and around Thurrock for Thursday November 16th, 2017.
ESSEX Police are appealing for witnesses following a robbery in Broadway, Grays, where four men forced entry to an address.
ESSEX Police has arrested and charged a third person in connection with an aggravated burglary in Horndon-on-the-Hill.
ESSEX Police received reports a man approached an 11-year-old girl in High Street, Aveley, at about 3.15pm yesterday, Tuesday November 14.
A total of 129 drivers were spoken to in the area around intu Lakeside shopping centre in Thurrock on Sunday, November 11.