East Thurrock United mourn death of owner

East Thurrock United mourn death of owner

A STATEMENT FROM EAST THURROCK UNITED It is with deep sadness that we have to report the passing of Ben Bennett, who slipped away peacefully at his home in the early hours of Wednesday morning, having spent the past few months bravely battling against all the odds. At this desperately sad time, our thoughts, prayers […]

Man robbed near cemetery in Grays

Man robbed near cemetery in Grays

ESSEX Police is are appealing for information after a man was robbed while walking close to a cemetery in Grays. The victim, a 32-year-old man, reported that he was walking in High Street near to St Peter and St Paul Church between 10pm and 11pm on Friday 1 November when he was approached by three […]

Purfleet Primary sets up Food Bank

Purfleet Primary sets up Food Bank

PUPILS at Purfleet Primary Academy are collecting food donations to support pupils and families who cannot afford to eat. During the recent Harvest Festival, families at the school raised a huge 143kg of food for local charities but since then, more and more families have been approaching the school requiring help to eat.

Thurrock Adult College given revamp by Prince’s Trust

Thurrock Adult College given revamp by Prince’s Trust

THURROCK Adult Community College in Essex has had a refresh thanks to a volunteering programme between home improvement retailer, Wickes, and social enterprise, VIY (Volunteer It Yourself). Nineteen young people from The Prince’s Trust worked with VIY and Wickes to help redecorate parts of the college and build a new kitchenette for the students and […]

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