Thurrock Local News

Developers are back and want to put extra house on rejected infill site

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



A YEAR after having a bid to demolish a bungalow and build eight new homes in its place rejected by Thurrock councillors, a new bid has been put befor...

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Researchers want Thurrock case studies in bid to plot better pandemic procedures

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THE high profile given to Thurrock because of its unfortunate table-topping performance in national Covid-19 infection tables has attracted the attent...

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Make a date with Thurrock Neighbourhood Watch and help keep local communities safer

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THE efforts of the volunteers who run and fundraise for Thurrock Neighbourhood Watch have been praised by the county’s police commissioner and his d...

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Gesture of kindness to police sparks thanks from officers

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



IN what are continuing tough times for local emergency services, members of Thurrock's police team have been touched by an act of kindness. ...

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Cash injection will be hot topic at Purfleet community meeting

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THE redevelopment of Purfleet will be top of the agenda at the next meeting of the town's community forum next month, when the online discussi...

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Incident backs up traffic close to bridge. Delays on link roads and disruption to bus services

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



TRAFFIC congestion is growing and bus services affected because of a police incident close to the exit from the QEII bridge in Kent. Ensign buses h...

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Council claims victory in the battle of Sandy Lane and leader criticises Nub News coverage

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council leader Cllr Rob Gledhill has criticised Thurrock Nub News in a valedictory announcement about illegal excavations and occupation of a...

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Thurrock Waste and Recycling centre is open again after four day closure

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK'S Household Waste and Recycling Centre on Buckingham Hill Road - otherwise known as Linford Tip - is now open again after a four day clos...

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Council health boss concedes that Covid-19 surge caught authorities by surprise

Posted: 15.01.21 by Angela Sharda - BBC Local Democracy Reporting Service Local News



THURROCK Council’s senior health officer has conceded that the borough was taken ‘by surprise’ by the surge in Covid-19 cases in December. Fr...

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Council leaders rubber-stamp plan for new council homes in Chadwell St Mary but portfolio holder runs into hail of criticism over lack of action

Posted: 15.01.21 by Angela Sharda (Local Democracy Reporting Service) and Neil Speight Local News



THURROCK Council's cabinet has rubber-stamped a plan for five new council homes in Chadwell St Mary - though planning permission for the scheme st...

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