THE data has been revealed in a detailed report on Essex violence from Thurrock’s director of Public Health.
FOLLOWING the Leader’s speech at Cabinet on Wednesday 11 March 2020, the council will be testing its preparedness for the potential impact of coronavirus COVID-19 through its business continuity plans.
THURROCK Council has set out its concerns that Highways England’s current proposals for the Lower Thames Crossing route could do Thurrock considerable community, environmental and economic harm in its response to their most recent consultation.
LITTLE Thurrock Primary School in Grays is to close for the next two days for a deep clean after a possible contact with a coronavirus carrier.
MORE than 50 new apprentices recruited, reduced face to face waiting times for residents and 95% of volunteer placements at the council filled were just some of the positive results of Thurrock Council’s services between September and December 2019 claims Thurrock Council.
A BAN on parking on pavements could soon be introduced across the UK.
18-point package of measures to improve safety and public confidence set out by Transport Secretary
Plans will see “dynamic hard shoulder” motorways abolished to end confusion
AS works progress to widen the A13, drivers are reminded of a series of weekend and overnight closures needed so the next phase of the project can be completed safely.
HARLOW district Councillor Chris Vince has been selected to represent Labour in this year’s Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner elections which are scheduled to take place in May.
RUTH Clapham, a leading Save Our Green Spaces campaigner, reacting to news that Councillor Johnson told Orsett residents, it won’t happen if they write to him to say they don’t want the plans to go head.
OPERATION Balina commenced on Tuesday 3 March initially focusing on Calcutta Road following feedback from local residents who highlighted the impact graffiti was having on the quality of life of those who live, work or travel in the area.
THE authority responsible for overseeing healthcare in Thurrock has promised the closure of Orsett Hospital will lead to better care facilities that will be more accessible to residents.
NEW details have been revealed about the Dunton Hills garden village, including the amount of provision being planned for the elderly and young.
RESIDENTS of Humber Avenue and Garron Lane braved the elements on Saturday to show their determination to save their green space.
A THURROCK councillor has slammed a Tory opponent for “not having key answers” to a number of planning issues in South Ockendon.
ONLY 72% of pupils who are expected to begin secondary school in Thurrock this September have been offered one of their three top school preferences.
ONE of Thurrock’s most ambitious regeneration schemes is moving forward as the council looks to obtain development rights for a section of land stretching between Caspian Way and London Road.
A THURROCK school is set to be closed and disinfected as a member of the school community has just returned from an area which has been affected by the Coronavirus outbreak.
ORSETT Hospital will close within the next five years to coincide with the opening of four new medical centres across Thurrock.
THIS March marks the 12th anniversary of Thurrock Council issuing concessionary bus passes to older residents.
GRAYS Labour councillors have slammed the standard of caretaking on Seabrooke Rise, Grays. This is not, they stress, a criticism of individual caretakers, but the strategic management of the caretaking service.
BRIGHTHOUSE, Britain’s biggest rent-to-own retailer, is teetering on the brink of collapse this weekend following a surge in customer compensation claims.
RESIDENTS in Purfleet, Aveley, West Thurrock, Chafford Hundred and South Stifford (in the London Road area) are advised that brown bin collections in these areas are a day behind, following the unexpected closure of a contractor’s site.
ESSEX Police attended an event yesterday, Wednesday 26 February, to raise awareness to businesses in Essex on how to recognise the signs and indicators of modern slavery and human trafficking.