Thurrock News

Tribute following death of leader of Grays Sikh community

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Local News



TRIBUTE has been paid to Baldev Singh Gill, 74, whose death was announced yesterday (Saturday, 17 January). Mr Singh was president of Grays Sikh Gu...

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Environment agency asked to be held to account. Stable owners tell of despair and anger after massive damage is caused by floodwater they believe could have been prevented

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Local News



OWNERS of a Thurrock riding stables have spoken of their shock as unprecedented floodwaters rose to cover their grounds and into stables, forcing them...

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Farewell to a true Thurrock legend - Albert England. A hero, Chevalier and real family man

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Tributes



THE death in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, 17 January) has been announced of one of Thurrock’s most respected war veterans – the much-l...

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New south Essex mass jab centre to open tomorrow

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Local News



A MASS Covid-19 vaccination centre that could offer the jab to hundreds of people a day and will be available to anyone living within a 45-minute driv...

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Calls to check safety and remove huge mounds of commercially dumped waste from Thurrock's flooded valley

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Local News



DEMANDS are being made to Thurrock Council that it act immediately to remove a huge waste dumping blot on the Purfleet landscape before it causes furt...

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Sluice gate is partially opened but workers say significant repairs need to be undertaken

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Local News



ENVIRONMENT Agency engineers managed to partially open the damaged sluice gate at Purfleet this morning (Sunday, 17 January) and allow a slight easing...

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Salvation Army boosted by student event

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



LEVEL 3 Visual Design and Photography students at USP College which includes the campus at Palmer's College have donated £100 to the Sal...

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Councillor defends lack of enforcement against behaviour of tenants that make neighbours' lives a misery and calls for more complaints

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council have once again failed to undertake enforcement action on a number of properties in Chadwell St Mary where local housing and planning...

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Store owner praised for generosity to local community

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THE owner of a Thurrock store has been praised for his generosity that has helped local children cope with the pro0blems of Covid-19. Balendran &ls...

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Finger of blame pointed at faulty sluice as scouts' building is flooded and waters back up to Bulphan

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THE finger of blame has been pointed at a faulty sluice gate after a borough river flooded once again and swamped a local scouts’ campsite, caus...

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