Thurrock News

Impact of Covid prompts retraining opportunity from college

Posted: 30.06.20 by The Editor Local News



A CAMPAIGN promoted by South Essex College has been launched to help local adults whose livelihoods have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. #Y...

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Grays rail station underpass and regeneration multi-million plan - councillors set to offer opinion on preferred option after 89 residents engage in consultation

Posted: 30.06.20 by The Editor Local News



THURRCK councillors will be asked next week to give their nod of approval to a massive new redevelopment of Grays High Street, including a new underpa...

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Laptop boost for borough's vulnerable children

Posted: 30.06.20 by The Editor Local News



SIX hundred new laptops have been delivered to Thurrock Council for vulnerable children in the borough following funding provided by the Department fo...

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Third major consultation as Highways England brings its plans back before borough public

Posted: 30.06.20 by The Editor Local News



HIGHWAYS England have announced yet another major consultation – the third to take place with Thurrock residents as they try to plot a route for...

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Derailed station project is back on track says council director in report to scrutiny committee that appears to rewrite history and glosses over increased costs

Posted: 29.06.20 by The Editor Local News



A PERSONAL and EXCLUSIVE report and comment by Thurrock Nub News Editor Neil Speight ____________________ IN a masterpiece of bureaucratic ...

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Council taxpayers may have to cough up almost £27 million to cover soaring cost of A13 road widening

Posted: 29.06.20 by Steve Shaw - Local Democracy Reporter Local News



COUNCIL taxpayers in the borough may have to pick up the bill for the overspend on Thurrock Council's A13 road widening project with the latest es...

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Unconcious man found, a drunken woman is arrested and another man ends up in court after violent attack - another busy weekend for borough cops as they battle anti-social behaviour

Posted: 29.06.20 by The Editor Local News



IN the week that Thurrock councillors will hear there has been a reduction in the amount of anti-social behaviour in the borough – particularly in G...

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Rare bird lands in Grays to help patient after a fall

Posted: 29.06.20 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK had a rare visitor yesterday when an emergency helicopter dropped in to help out a stricken Thurrock resident. Normally when an incident r...

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Damning indictment of Thurrock's planning policy - or lack of one! “The sooner Thurrock Planning is put in special measures the better.”

Posted: 29.06.20 by The Editor Local News



A CALL has gone out for Thurrock Council to get its planning act together and start to help local businesses – or for intervention from the governme...

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Towngate offers chance to join in showcase of talent marking lockdown

Posted: 29.06.20 by The Editor Local News



YOUNG performers who have been missing the buzz of a live show because of lockdown are being given the chance to take part in a new online production ...

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