THE planning application to provide an interim building for Orsett Heath Academy, in partnership with Thurrock Rugby Football Club (TRFC), has been approved.
SHARE your wartime memories of life in the borough at a special event later this month marking 80 years since the Second World War.
FIVE councils including Thurrock are set to share £182,000 extra funding to crack down on rogue landlords, Housing Minister Heather Wheeler has announced today (14 January 2019).
MAJOR new healthcare facilities could be built in South Ockendon as part of a wider strategy for developing the town centre.
SIX men have been convicted following two violent break-ins in Tilbury and Horndon-on-the-Hill. A group of men tried to force their way into an address in Portsea Road, Tilbury at around 11.25pm on September 18, 2017. The occupant, a man in his 70s, was getting ready to go to bed when he heard his dogs […]
A TEENAGE drug dealer has been made subject of a criminal behaviour order banning him from parts of Thurrock. Rasharm Rampton, 18, was arrested on September 5 and pleaded guilty to four charges of being concerned in the supply of cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin and cannabis, when he appeared at Basildon Youth Court on Tuesday, […]
THE ADHD foundation travelled from Liverpool to deliver the full day intensive training course to Thameside teachers, which covered:
MARC Robinson an Essex boy who has travelled the world portraying Buddy Holly, celebrating the man and his music and converting new generations to like Buddy Holly and rock n roll music, has been in hit after hit shows from ‘Rockin on Heavens Door’
THURROCK’S Anne-Marie has been nominated for four Brit Awards.
THE urgent need for a sustained focus on securing the skills required by industry has been highlighted by a survey produced by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC).
PROPOSALS to redevelop Linford Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) and ensure it continues to meet future growth demand were approved at yesterday’s Thurrock Council planning meeting.
A Stifford Clays man has pleaded guilty to tow offences after a disturbance on the streets last Saturday afternoon.
SIXTEEN unaccompanied children who came to Thurrock to find asylum have gone missing, including one who has been missing for more than three years.
THURROCK will once again be commemorating International Holocaust Memorial Day with a free public event in Grays this January.
THURROCK rail users face increased charges for leaving their cars at stations in the borough, in a second blow to commuters after fares were put up earlier this year.
A MAN who was run over by a lorry on the forecourt of a petrol station was suspected of shoplifting from the store.
Ormiston Park Academy’s Science Team Visit Aveley Primary SCIENCE teachers from Ormiston Park Academy, in Aveley, paid a visit to Year 5 and 6 pupils at local Aveley Primary School on Wednesday 12 December to deliver practical science lessons with a difference. Ms Thacker and Ms Ryan from the Science department at the academy, which […]
PLANS to build a new £27million underpass through Grays High Street could collapse.
THE NSPCC is calling on the government to recognise the 6,091 children living with domestic abuse in Essex as victims under law.
EMERGENCY services were called to a road traffic collision between a lorry and a pedestrian.
THURROCK COUNCIL has launched an investigation into why parents from five schools in Thurrock chose to remove children from lessons covering Islam.
THERE’S just under a week to go for people who live or work in Essex to give their views on the proposed priorities in the county’s first ever Fire and Rescue Plan.
A MAN has been remanded in custody accused of a series of assaults in Corringham.
ESSEX Police are no longer looking to speak to Charlie Earey in connection with a stabbing in Tilbury.