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Councillors express thanks and offer praise for work aimed at ending flooding

Posted: 29.07.21 by The Editor Local News



AN end is hopefully in sight to regular flooding that has blocked a busy road and been a blight on the lives of local residents. Earlier this month...

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Survey into sexual exploitation in Thurrock is 'valuable piece of work' that will make a significant difference say leading figures

Posted: 29.07.21 by The Editor Local News



A STUDY into adult sexual exploitation in Thurrock and its impact on victims has been described as 'vital and groundbreaking' by a lea...

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Will there be more strife over council workers' pay?

Posted: 29.07.21 by The Editor Local News



THE possibility of more industrial action by council workers has arisen following disappointment over a national pay deal. Pay for most local gover...

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Trial trips from Tilbury that could be forerunner to regular service sell out

Posted: 29.07.21 by The Editor Local News



TWO trial trips of a Thames Clipper Uberboat service from Tilbury to London next month have sold out. The two return journeys, leaving Tilbury at 9...

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Will online petition force council's hand over danger pavements in Chadwell St Mary?

Posted: 29.07.21 by The Editor Local News



A CONSERVATIVE councillor has backed a petition trying to force Thurrock Council’s hand to make improvements to pavements in Chadwell St Mary – ju...

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Late call to use up vaccine in Tilbury

Posted: 28.07.21 by The Editor Local News



A VACCINATION centre in Thurrock has sent out a message saying it has Covid jabs available this evening (Wednesday, 28 July). The Walk in Clinic is...

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Disappointment as legal challenge to road projects fails but crossing campaigners say the fight goes on

Posted: 28.07.21 by The Editor Local News



LOCAL campaigners opposing or trying to mitigate he impact of the planned Lower Thames have spoken of their disappointment following the failure of a ...

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No more change to regional NHS structures. Decision is welcomed by Thurrock's lead health councillor

Posted: 28.07.21 by The Editor Local News



POSSIBLE further changes to the way health care is administered in the East of England, including Thurrock, have been scrapped by the recently appoint...

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Union campaigners take to town High Street to highlight their concerns about Amazon

Posted: 28.07.21 by The Editor Local News



UNION activists bidding to highlight working practices at Amazon distribution centres - including the one in Tilbury - took to Grays High Street today...

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Business crime officers plan to launch partnership after consultation in Grays

Posted: 28.07.21 by The Editor Local News



OFFICERS from Essex Police’s Business Crime Reduction team have spent several days in Grays talking to business owners around their concerns and...

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