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Council announces it will create additional bin drop off points

Posted: 09.05.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council has announced this afternoon (Sunday, 9 May) it plans to introduce additional rubbish drop off points in the borough, though exact lo...

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M25 closure remains with traffic on big diversion through Thurrock via A13, A128 and A127

Posted: 09.05.21 by The Editor Local News



THE M25 remains closed clockwise and two lanes closed anti-clockwise between junction 29 (Romford) and junction 30 (Lakeside/Tilbury) following a sing...

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Care home staff write en-masse to council CEO and leading Conservatives to lay bare the truth and strength of feeling against changes to pay and conditions that will impact massively on their lives

Posted: 09.05.21 by The Editor Local News



BELEAGURED staff at a council care home have come together in a united attack on Thurrock Council and delivered a damning indictment of how it has pre...

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Fury and frustration over 'Bingate' deepens. Council seeks strike busting teams, councillors break pledges while others seek preferential treatment for wards. And rubbish continues to mount up with tougher strike action due

Posted: 09.05.21 by The Editor Local News



AS the increasingly fractious and bitter pay and conditions battle between Thurrock Council and a section of its workforce continues rubbish is starti...

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Speed limit plan for Buckingham Hill Road - and council wants Stanford Road to become a 'no stopping' clearway

Posted: 08.05.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council is planning to make major changes to the way traffic can flow on two busy roads in the east of the borough. It wants to implement ...

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Zoom in on fostering: Online sessions offer information and the difference you can make by fostering

Posted: 08.05.21 by The Editor Local News



MONDAY (10 May) will bring the start of Foster Care Fortnight and Thurrock Council’s fostering team are backing up the event with a series of in...

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Roger Hirst retains role as Police, Crime and Fire Commissioner with big margin

Posted: 08.05.21 by The Editor Local News



ROGER Hirst, the Conservative candidate, has been re-elected as Essex County Police Fire and Crime Commissioner by a massive margin. He was 135,634...

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Criticism and being likened to a slug proved the inspiration for councillor's change of policy and he 'doffs cap' to critics for showing him the way forward

Posted: 08.05.21 by The Editor Local News



IN a valedictory address thanking his supporters, a newly-elected member of Thurrock Council has nominated one of his severest critics for praise for ...

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Weapon brandishing attackers targeted man in Tilbury

Posted: 07.05.21 by The Editor Local News



ATTACKERS using baseball bats or planks assaulted a man in a gang incident in Tilbury it has been reported. Police are investigating following repo...

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Hospital order for man who attacked women at Amazon in Tilbury

Posted: 07.05.21 by The Editor Local News



A MAN who deliberately ran over a woman outside the Amazon distribution centre in Tilbury has been given an indefinite hospital order. Afrax Ahmed,...

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