Thurrock Labour unveil election manifesto

Thurrock Labour unveil election manifesto

MAY’S local elections are the chance for voters to send the Tories a message that they cannot ignore on the cost of living crisis – Thurrock deserves better. Under the conservatives families are £2,620 worse off and we have the biggest drop in living standards since the 50s and taxes the highest in 70 years. […]

Don’t be fooled by new scams, councils say

Don’t be fooled by new scams, councils say

THE Local Government Association, which represents councils across England and Wales is warning residents to be aware of new scams and remind themselves of tell-tale signs that you may have been contacted by a scammer.  The pandemic saw a sharp increase in scams which included promises of a payment from HMRC to support individuals during […]

Save the Thameside Theatre group given deadline

Save the Thameside Theatre group given deadline

A COMMUNITY group which hopes to save the Thameside Theatre from closure has had a deadline to come up with a viable plan extended by three months. Thurrock councillors have been working with community groups to devise a business plan to save the theatre in Grays. Campaigners got together after the council said it was […]

Thurrock Local Elections: Details of candidates

Thurrock Local Elections: Details of candidates

LOCAL election nominations for councillors have officially closed and the names of all candidates standing for election in Thurrock on Thursday, 5 May have been released.  Details of candidates running can be found on the Thurrock Council website at thurrock.gov.uk/elections.  Polling cards have been delivered to eligible electors giving details of their polling station and how […]