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Deserving Diane is winner of hamper

Posted: 22.09.20 by The Editor Chatter



A SHOPPER at a Grays convenience store had a surprise this week when she popped in and found she was the recipient of a hamper of luxury items. Thu...

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High rise rescue is just one of many amazing stories as wildlife hospital keeps up its great work

Posted: 17.09.20 by The Editor Chatter



A BUSY year shows little sign of slowing down for one of Thurrock’s largely unsung heroic services. The South Essex Wildlife Hospital at Orsett i...

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Walking their way to a big boost for cancer charity

Posted: 11.09.20 by The Editor Chatter



A GROUP of friends in a local community group is celebrating a successful fight against cancer by one of them by raising funds for a leading charity d...

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A special treat for residents cut off from company by coronavirus

Posted: 07.09.20 by The Editor Chatter



MORE than 70 lonely residents in the borough who have missed out on regular social meetings organised by the charity Re-engage Thurrock have been trea...

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Store supports caring local charity with special event

Posted: 03.09.20 by The Editor Chatter



SHOPPERS at a Thurrock store have been supporting the Mind charity today (Thursday, 3 September). Thurrock Mind, based at Bridge Road, Grays, works...

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Craft event at Thurrock Pyramid Resource Centre supported by Co-op

Posted: 24.08.20 by The Editor Chatter



WOULD you like to come along to a FREE craft event and get creative? Thurrock Play Network will be holding a craft event this Wednesday 26 August (...

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Friends play a great role at Treetops - and shoppers make their contribution too!

Posted: 20.08.20 by The Editor Chatter



LIKE most Co-op stores, the Socketts Heath branch in Grays supports three local good causes annually through financial donations. When Co-op memb...

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Playing is a way of life for one of Thurrock's hidden gems supported by the Co-op

Posted: 14.08.20 by The Editor Chatter



A CHARITY that puts the well-being of community members of all ages at the forefront of its thinking has spoken with gratitude about being selected as...

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Lionel steps up to the challenge

Posted: 13.08.20 by The Editor Community News



AN 11-year-old boy from Chafford Hundred has raised more than £500 for his local children’s hospice by climbing stairs at home to match th...

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Jan's thirty years of service and she's still happy in the hot spot! Baker sums up spirit of the Co-op

Posted: 11.08.20 by The Editor Chatter



POP into the Socketts Heath Co-op store in Grays and it is likely the first thing that strikes you is the smell of fresh baking. The store is prou...

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