A PURFLEET man who assaulted a paramedic has been made subject of a five year criminal behaviour order.
Purfleet-on-Thames Forum and AGM. Full details on poster.
A police officer from Purfleet in Essex has had an early Christmas present by winning a £400 shopping spree at intu Lakeside and hundreds of Willy Wonka sweets that taste like Christmas dinner for his family and friends.
ESSEX Police are appealing for information after a pizza delivery driver was robbed at knifepoint in Purfleet.
PURFLEET-BASED Canute Group will cease trading ahead of Christmas with the loss of 600-plus jobs, after attempts to revive the business in May via a controversial pre-pack sale failed reports motortransport.co.uk
FOLLOWING on from the last article, I said that Caspian Way had the most properties sold in the RM19 Purfleet postcode. I still felt that this information wasn’t telling the whole story, as some roads in Purfleet have more properties on them than others. I promised that I would compare the average number of properties sold by the actual number of properties on that street.
MOVING home is undoubtedly one of the most stressful things you can do; It’s like someone (and that someone is usually you, and you are the cause of this devastation) has collected all your worldly goods,
EXCITED pupils got a closer look at the progress made with their new school in Purfleet as investment in new schools in Thurrock continues.
PURFLEET-based Ensign Bus is celebrating having been crowned Top Independent Operator at the UK Bus Awards held in London today.
RESIDENTS of Purfleet and surrounding areas came out in force on Sunday evening for Purfleet’s Battle’s Over centenary commemoration for the end of World War One. Estimated crowds of over 400 people gathered for what proved to be a very successful evening.
ESSEX Police is appealing for information about an armed robbery at a Purfleet shop.
PURFLEET’s annual remembrance service took place this morning (Sunday, 4 November).
A TEENAGER died when he was hit by a motorbike while out cycling, an inquest has heard.
HAVING supported local people with mental health issues for 35 years, Thurrock Mind, who were recently awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, topped off their year of celebration by hosting the national Peerfest event. An opportunity for people to share their mental health experiences and recognise the power and diversity of peer support.
PURFLEET Heritage & Military Centre, Purfleet Community Hub & Thurrock Council are organising a joint community event to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War One on 11th November. This is part of a national celebration where over 1000 beacons will be lit.
BALLET Dancers, a String Quartet, pyrotechnics and a 21st Century light show set the scene and entertained over a hundred guests at the National College Creative Industries Graduation event last week (Thursday 4 October).
THE award came in recognition of the approach that has been taken to working in partnership with the community to shape the Purfleet proposals and build support for the project, including closely involving the Purfleet-on-Thames Community Forum, regularly consulting the community and establishing a resident-led Purfleet Community Design Panel.
THE number of residential property transactions in Thurrock will be 14.6 percent lower in 2018, compared to 2017.
Pub Quiz in Purfleet. Full details on poster.
OVER £4.6 million of National Lottery funding has been awarded to 175 projects across the East of England. Amongst the groups is Purfleet-based, Raising Successful Children Limited. Their project is called The Triangular Works and is based on running educational workshops for parents and carers to better help their children through educational challenges. They have […]
Dear Sir, I was sad to see such prominence given to a one-man campaign to keep the name of Purfleet in the media last week. In his campaign Mr Simon Braybrooke-Gibbens writes in the plural – our and we, when it should have read in the singular I and we. Reference to some villagers have […]
A 67-year-old man who carried out more than 200 sexual assaults on two victims over a 25-year period has been jailed for 20 years.
NOT all residents in Purfleet are happy with a proposal to change the name of the village. Some villagers have now started a campaign urging people NOT to sign the petition but to preserve the historic name of Purfleet
PALLET-Track is preparing legal action against the new owner of Purfleet-based Canute Haulage Group over a £50,000 debt, MT can reveal.