The Thurrock Drama Festival produced eight nights of top quality am-dram while Gray’s Katie Jarvis was going down a storm in Cannes as the star of Fish Tank.
Some interesting sports teams passed through the borough not least of which was the Prague Cricket Club. Belhus School announced it would be an Academy.
Sport and we got our first glimpse of Thurrock Harrier middle distance star Jessica Judd who went on to win the English Champs. We also interviewed English Boxing Champ John McDermott in training before he was “robbed’ against Tyson Fury.
Ch Insp Paul Moor gave a fascinating interview. and certainly stamped his brand of pro-active policing on the borough this year.