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Another big weekend and week of disruption on A13 and adjacent roads and villages

Posted: 17.09.21 by The Editor Local News



ANOTHER weekend of road closures and diversions lies ahead in the east of the borough as Thurrock Council’s A13 road widening continues. With...

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Lives saved by the courage and foresight of tragic Rosemarie and her family

Posted: 17.09.21 by The Editor Local News



THE Thurrock family of an organ donor have spoken of their pride in a heroic mum who died but whose legacy was the saving of four lives and helped new...

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New berth at port will increase container traffic by a third

Posted: 17.09.21 by The Editor Local News



WORK is to begin shortly on a fourth berth at DP World’s London Gateway port at Corringham. Confirmation of the development was made at the of...

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Third wave of M25 climate change protests featured campaigners just released after previous arrests

Posted: 17.09.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK was left relatively unscathed this morning (Friday, 17 September) in the third wave of protests on the M25 and its junctions by the Insulate ...

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Police to ride on buses to try and stop missile throwing as company warns it is one more incident away from axing services

Posted: 16.09.21 by The Editor Local News



FOLLOWING a series of incidents of missile-throwing at local buses, and the threat that evening services may be permanently cancelled in some parts of...

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Search on for new Tilbury forum members

Posted: 16.09.21 by The Editor Local News



THE search is on to find new members and officers for Tilbury's community forum. You will need to be proposed and seconded by a member of t...

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Showing the love for Grace

Posted: 16.09.21 by The Editor Local News



A COMMUNITY has shown its support for a charity set up following the murder of a young woman. Last month Nub News https://thurrock.nub.news/n/st...

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Continuing battle and the rising costs to keep homeless off borough streets

Posted: 16.09.21 by Christine Sexton - Local Democracy Reporting Service Local News



SUCCESSES and failures in Thurrock Council's continuing efforts to get homeless people off the streets of the borough are highlighted in a rep...

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'Inspirational' action planned to educate borough people about debt

Posted: 16.09.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council is to expand plans to rollout lessons on budgeting and money management to pupils and adults entering their working lives. Members...

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Updated at 1.30pm. More climate protests on M25 as campaigners glue themselves to the road

Posted: 15.09.21 by The Editor Local News



FOR the second time in three days the M25 at the Dartford crossing has been disrupted by climate protestors. They first struck as part of a co-ordi...

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