LABOUR MP Luciana Berger put Thurrock MP and Health Care Minister Jackie Doyle Price under pressure over mental health care funding.
THURROCK Council hosted a special flag raising event on Monday 20 November to commemorate Transgender Day of Remembrance.
THURROCK MP Jackie Doyle Price rose on the floor of the House of Commons to answer a question on death certificates.
Gender Based Violence: Sixteen days of activism in Thurrock. Full details on poster.
THE latest Thurrock Council performance report has been published – and it doesn’t make positive reading for the Tory Council claims Thurrock Labour.
THE Director of Policy at the Essex Chambers of Commerce has responded to the budget delivered by the chancellor of the exchequer, Phillip Hammond.
PRESSURE from UKIP and the local community has forced the Conservative Council leader to clean up his own back yard claim Thurrock UKIP. Members of the Little Thurrock community were outraged by the state the War Memorial in Little Thurrock during the Remembrance Sunday Service. UKIP Thurrock Chairman, Allen Mayes enquired to the council as […]
THE BATTLE to be the Labour candidate at the next General Election has been narrowed down too just six names.
A THURROCK school for children who are “at risk of exclusion” is making progress having been placed in “special measures” earlier this year.
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. […]
MISTAKES in paying out benefits claims could cost up to £500m to put right, the BBC has learned.
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 […]
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.
THE Thurrock Labour Party has added its voice to the campaign calling on the government to provide the funds to fit sprinklers in high-rise accommodation.
THE previously at-risk medical centre in East Tilbury has been saved following swift intervention from the Council.
ROBERT Halfon MP will introduce Bill to Parliament to end Hospital Car Parking Charges On Tuesday 14 November, Robert Halfon MP will introduce a Ten Minute Rule Bill to Parliament to abolish hospital car parking charges and end the stealth tax on drivers. Parking at hospitals in Essex is more expensive than the national average. […]
A FORMER boss of Thurrock Council is set to become chief of one of the largest councils in the country.
. GRASSROOTS Labour organisation Momentum has selected its candidate to fight for the parliamentary nomination in Thurrock. Community nurse, Danielle Tiplady has already set up social media platforms on Facebook and Twitter in order to earn the right to be the Labour candidate at the next General Election. Ms Tiplady seems to have a high […]
Opinion Piece A COUPLE of weeks ago, an Essex Police officer and prolific tweeter, began his evening shift in Harlow, telling his 3,000 plus followers that he was the “only deployable police officer in Harlow” for that shift. That will be one police officer for 80,000 people. We will say that again: one police officers […]
THERE has been mis-guided discussion about these plans, in particular the cost but I should be clear, much of this money has been set aside as capital expenditure
Essex Police explain why punching Tilbury UKIP councillor in the face whilst arresting hm was not excessive force
ESSEX Police has gone into a more detail regarding the arrest of a Tilbury Ukip councillor over Christmas last year. As previously reported, cllr John Allen was arrested after police were called to the home of Tilbury St Chads councillor John Allen in Stifford Clays and “arrested a man who had been violent against members […]
ESSEX Police has been rated ‘good’ in a new police efficiency report despite having the lowest cost per head than any other force in the country.
MORE than 26,000 square metres of Thurrock’s roads have been improved since August claims Thurrock Council
Investigation reveals Thurrock UKIP councillor punched in face by police during arrest for “being violent against members of his family”
“ON 26 December 2016, Essex Police was called to attend a domestic abuse incident. One of the officers called to the scene arrested a man who had been violent against members of his family.