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Garden build plan is rejected

Posted: 27.02.21 by The Editor Local News



A BID to squeeze a new home onto a narrow plot of garden in Chadwell St Mary has been rejected. In December Thurrock Nub News reported on the bid f...

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Grays Athletic call for apology from councillors over misleading comments at meeting when their hopes for new ground were dashed

Posted: 27.02.21 by The Editor Local News



THE upset felt by Grays Athletic football club over the rejection of a planning application that would have seen them have a new home is to prompt a l...

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New book tells how former borough MP helped gain pardon for the 306 men shot at dawn

Posted: 27.02.21 by The Editor Local News



THE prominent role of former Thurrock MP Andrew Mackinlay in a 16 year campaign that ultimately led to a pardon for more than 306 British and Commonwe...

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Chafford Hundred planning verdict: New home on split plot rejected

Posted: 26.02.21 by The Editor Local News



A SECOND bid to cram an additional home into land on Chafford Hundred was rejected by Thurrock council's planning committee last night (Thursd...

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A Sunday spoof from borough film and comedy team

Posted: 26.02.21 by The Editor Local News



THIS weekend will bring the long-awaited first showing of spoof TV show created by a Thurrock production company. Eggplant Productions are a non-pr...

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Buckles Lane council tax crackdown as police and council officials check out caravans

Posted: 26.02.21 by The Editor Local News



OCCUPANTS of mobile homes on the Buckles Lane estate in South Ockendon found themselves under scrutiny when police and council officers knocked on the...

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Updated: Not expected to clear until around 11pm. Coal lorry crash and fire blocks M25 southbound - traffic diverted through Thurrock

Posted: 26.02.21 by The Editor Local News



THE M25 is closed clockwise between Junction 29 (Romford) and Junction 30 (Thurrock) due to a collision that happened just before 1pm this afternoon (...

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Most libraries in Thurrock will open their doors next week

Posted: 26.02.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK'S libraries, with the exception of Purfleet and Stanford-le-Hope, will be opening next week. The council has issued guidance about wha...

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Faulty fridge fire prompts firefighters feline rescue. Cat is safe, man treated and blaze put out!

Posted: 26.02.21 by The Editor Local News



FIREFIGHTERS entered a smoke-filled house in Wets Thurrock to rescue a pet cat and douse the flames caused by a faulty fridge. The incident happene...

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Grays Athletic miss out on chance to move into new home as pressure from Aveley forces rejection of car prep plan - and chairman hints East Thurrock United may soon be homeless too

Posted: 25.02.21 by The Editor Local News



THE hopes of Grays Athletic fans that they might get a new home at the former Ship Lane ground of Thurrock FC were dashed at a Thurrock planning meeti...

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