Thurrock Local News

Tilbury grain silo continues to burn - further fires overnight

Posted: 06.07.20 by The Editor Local News



FIREFIGHTERS have remained on site at the Port of Tilbury following further fires in grain silos. A major explosion and fire on Friday was dealt wi...

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Council issues another threat but stops short of court action to punish HGV offenders

Posted: 06.07.20 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council has issued 'final warnings' to companies who persistently breach traffic regulations and allow HGVs to drive down a r...

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Stanford station and A13 widening projects face scrutiny over busted budgets and long delays

Posted: 06.07.20 by The Editor Local News



THE chairman of a Thurrock Council scrutiny committee has vowed he will not let the authority gloss over mistakes surrounding the botched redevelopmen...

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VIPs are upbeat about Purfleet future after Thames link is made official

Posted: 05.07.20 by The Editor Local News



UPBEAT comments from VIP visitors to the official unveiling of the new signed for renamed Purfleet-on-Thames suggest the town has a big future. Fol...

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Residents thanked for patience after latest flooding at blackspot - but how long will they have to wait for a permanent solution to recurring problem?

Posted: 05.07.20 by The Editor Local News



A LONGSTANDING flooding problem reared its head again today (Sunday, 5 July) in Stanford-le-Hope prompting a ward councillor to say the authority has ...

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Clapping for carers will sound out across borough once more today

Posted: 05.07.20 by The Editor Local News



BOROUGH residents are expected to be back outside their homes clapping this evening (Sunday, 5 June) when a commemorate ‘Clap for Carers’ takes p...

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Concern over more missed bin collections - and it's brown bin week in the west

Posted: 05.07.20 by The Editor Local News



CONCERN has been raised about the number of refuse bins that were not collected across Thurrock last week. It is the second week running that there...

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New homes will help clean up site and add openness to greenbelt say applicants - Plus all other local planning applications submitted in past week

Posted: 05.07.20 by The Editor Local News



PLANS have been submitted to Thurrock Council’s planning department to ‘clean up’ an established brownfield site in the countryside between Orse...

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Anger after call for more debate on destruction of memorial garden is refused

Posted: 05.07.20 by The Editor Local News



OPPOSITION councillors and local residents have spoken of their disappointment at being denied another chance to debate the controversial redevelopmen...

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Police highlight the benefit of bobbies on the beat

Posted: 05.07.20 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK'S community policing team have taken to social media to highlight their work on the ground in the Grays area. The Thurrock town t...

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