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Council slams workers and union for taking strike action

Posted: 13.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council has once again crtiticised workers and the Unite union for taking industrial action because of planned changes to their terms and con...

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Rejection of shop-to-flats scheme is welcomed by councillors

Posted: 13.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council’s planning department has refused an application for approval of change of use for a shop in Grays, which its owners wanted to ...

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Update: Busy road in Stanford-le-Hope closed for repairs to lights

Posted: 13.04.21 by The Editor Local News



WORKERS from UK Power Networks have been working on repairs to streetlights on the approach to Stanford-le-Hope rail station today (Tuesday, 13 April ...

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Industrial action over pay and conditions will begin at 9am as bin crews, highways maintenance and street cleaners withdraw labour

Posted: 13.04.21 by The Editor Local News



INDUSTRIAL action by members of the Unite union fighting changes to their terms and conditions begins in Thurrock today (Tuesday, 13 April). Member...

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New horizons on offer for young people with Sea Cadets

Posted: 12.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK'S Sea Cadets unit, TS Dragon, is looking for new recruits. With the easing of lockdown restrictions it will not be long before the...

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Helpers wanted at High House

Posted: 12.04.21 by The Editor Local News



ANYONE interested in the heritage and history of High House in Purfleet and the area in general is being invited to join the community group that supp...

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Thurrock man is one of five charged after drug raids by police

Posted: 11.04.21 by The Editor Local News



FIVE men including one from Thurrock, have been charged with drug offences after a series of warrants were carried out by specialist officers. Offi...

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It's almost time to venture out and enjoy the delights of our wonderful historic pubs!

Posted: 11.04.21 by The Editor Local Features



With perfection of timing, occasional Thurrock Nub News columnist Susa Yates, chair of Thurrock Historical Society has delivered her latest article...

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Belhus Cricket Club in tribute to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh and memories of his Caribbean message to members

Posted: 11.04.21 by Secretary, Belhus Cricket Club Local News



CRICKETERS in Thurrock showed their respects to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh on Saturday (10th April 2021). Players and officials at the Belhus cric...

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End of an era for business in Thurrock approaches with total loss of 59 borough jobs

Posted: 11.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THE clock is ticking down towards the final closure of an industrial site in the west of the borough, which is running down operations prior to reloca...

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