Thurrock News

Wicked Wednesdays are back at the Thameside

Posted: 22.01.20 by The Editor Local News



WICKED Wednesdays are returning to Thameside Theatre in Grays, offering a family film deal this February half-term. The scheme offers two free adul...

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There's a buzz about the hub as Nub News calls in to highlight community effort - 'Nine out of ten people leave here with a smile on their face'

Posted: 22.01.20 by The Editor Local News



A COUPLE of days ago Thurrock Nub News editor Neil Speight reflected on ‘What makes Thurrock special’ and came to the conclusion that its ...

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Borough will commemorate horrors of holocaust again

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



RESIDENTS in Thurrock will one together to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day later this month. On Monday, 27 January an hour-long service will be...

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Rocks out of league cup after penalty shoot-out

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local Sport



East Thurrock United 2, Cheshunt 2 Cheshunt win 4-3 on penalties IN what might best be described a s a low key affair, played out in front of a ...

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Man died in port accident

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



EMERGENCY services and the Port of Tilbury have confirmed a man died after an accident at the port today (Tuesday, 21 January). An alert was raised...

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Council confirms rethink on controversial Grays housing scheme

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



A CONTROVERSIAL housing scheme in Thurrock remains in limbo after more than two years of public protest appear to have forced a rethink. Thurrock C...

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Councillor with his finger on the pulse of borough finances says there is no 'significant risk' with £1.26 billion council borrowing

Posted: 21.01.20 by Steve Shaw - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



A SENIOR Thurrock councillor has stood by the council’s financial position, claiming it does not pose a “significant risk” to residents, despite...

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Defecting councillor picks up £11k cabinet post as reward

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



DEFECTING Independent group councillor Allen Mayes has walked straight into a cabinet post after joining the Tories. In addition to his councillor...

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Councillor spots thief, challenges him and follows in bid to recover goods

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



A COUNCILLOR challenged and chased a shop thief who stole items from a local Tesco store. Stanford-le-Hope Homesteads ward councillor Gary Byrne wa...

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Police on site and seize knife after school is locked down. Two boys arrested.

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



POLICE remain on site at Hathaway Academy in Grays after an incident this afternoon when the secondary school was put in lockdown. It is reported ...

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