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Mayor of Thurrock speaks out on Stanford floods

WE are writing today, following the events in Stanford West yesterday – a day which has seen family homes and businesses not only disrupted, but their property damaged. The River Hope went up to heights not known to anyone with recall of 40+ years of living in SLH.…

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Thames Freeport bid could help secure 20,000 jobs

Thames Freeport bid could help secure 20,000 jobs

THURROCK Council’s Cabinet has unanimously backed a bid to create a Thames Freeport that could see new skills academies and more than 20,000 new jobs. Cabinet agreed to support the submission of the Thames Freeport bid to government at its meeting on Wednesday, 13 January.…

Usdaw calls for shop workers to be vaccinated

Usdaw calls for shop workers to be vaccinated

RETAIL trade union Usdaw has renewed the call for key workers to be prioritised for vaccination, after the Government indicated they are looking at priority for the second phase and the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) accepted that occupation is a factor.…

Politics

Thames Freeport bid could help secure 20,000 jobs

Thames Freeport bid could help secure 20,000 jobs

THURROCK Council’s Cabinet has unanimously backed a bid to create a Thames Freeport that could see new skills academies and more than 20,000 new jobs. Cabinet agreed to support the submission of the Thames Freeport bid to government at its meeting on Wednesday, 13 January.…

Usdaw calls for shop workers to be vaccinated

Usdaw calls for shop workers to be vaccinated

RETAIL trade union Usdaw has renewed the call for key workers to be prioritised for vaccination, after the Government indicated they are looking at priority for the second phase and the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) accepted that occupation is a factor.…

Sport

Awards for service to football in Thurrock

Awards for service to football in Thurrock

INDIVIDUALS who have given at least ten years of service to football in Essex as an honorary secretary of an affiliated club or competition, as a registered referee, or in various other roles can now be nominated for an Essex County FA Long Service Award.…

FA Respect 21 days of positivity is back

FA Respect 21 days of positivity is back

WE could all use a little positivity. Positivity makes a difference; it makes us thrive. There’s nowhere you like to thrive more than in and around grassroots football, so how about a little positivity boost to get your 2021 off to the best possible start?…

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