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A traditional triumph at the Thameside

Posted: 05.12.21 by REVIEW by Neil Speight Local News



FOR the past 17 years, with the exception of last year's Covid-caused cancellation, it has been my joy and privilege as a local journalist to atte...

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More delays for Stanford rail station project but demolition of adjacent site is nearly complete

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



PROGRESS on the redevelopment of Stanford rail station has been delayed to allow prospective contractors to resubmit their bids. Planning permissio...

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Residents will get chance to have a say on future plans

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



THE week ahead will bring an opportunity for residents in South Ockendon to have their say on plans for their areas. South Ockendon has been identi...

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Councillor fears for residents' quality of life as plans are pushed through by council to change parking, build an entrance and knock down college buildings

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



FOLLOWING a failed bid to persuade Thurrock Council’s planning committee to block the authority’s plans to cut parking spaces on a busy lo...

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Councillor launches petition to back street cleaner who he describes as a star in local community

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



A THURROCK councillor has launched an online petition calling on the authority to protect the job of a member of staff who he describes as a '...

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A beast of a show as panto belts back in style at the Towngate

Posted: 05.12.21 by REVIEW by Neil Speight Local News



THE return of live theatre to the region in recent months has been capped in Basildon by the opening of this year’s pantomime – and Beauty and the...

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Not all heroes wear capes: Crochet superstar Stanley proves he's a great knit once again!

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



A STANFORD-le-Hope schoolboy has been warmly praised by his local community for his latest fundraising efforts. Last year Nub News https://thurr...

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Heroes and villains recalled

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



MEMBERS of Thurrock Local History Society enjoyed a whistle stop tour of Essex and its notable characters at their latest meeting. Martyn Lockwood ...

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Cat rescued from flat fire caused by candle. Bedroom was gutted by blaze

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



A CAT was rescued by firefighters from a Thurrock flat after a candle started a blaze in a bedroom. Crews from Orsett and Basildon were called to ...

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Communities across Thurrock light up for Christmas

Posted: 05.12.21 by The Editor Local News



THE Christmas lights season is now in full swing and across Thurrock many homes have been decorated and viewers invited to make a contribution to loca...

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