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Who is the hero of Chafford Gorge? Saved Demi and pet Bobbi would like to thank their saviour

Posted: 18.04.21 by The Editor Local News



A WOMAN has launched a search for the hero who she believes saved her life after a dramatic incident at Chafford Hundred Gorge today (Sunday, 18 April...

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Council hits back over worker's claims from Collins House and challenges the truth of whistle-blower's account

Posted: 17.04.21 by The Editor Local News



AFTER months of silence, Thurrock Council has broken the aura of secrecy it has thrown around the Collins House care home in Corringham in the wake of...

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Warning over poison spreading aimed at foxes but putting dogs - and even children - at risk

Posted: 17.04.21 by The Editor Local News



RESIDENTS in Stifford Clays have discovered attempts by someone to kill foxes by poisoning, but fear dogs or even children could also be endangered. ...

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Slight rise in cases in latest borough Covid figures

Posted: 17.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK continues to have a higher percentage of residents who have contracted Covid-19 than the national average and, despite the fact that more tha...

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Changes as council top brass who have courted controversy and a strike get wider new roles - and working from home takes on a whole new meaning as one manager keeps her job despite moving to South Africa

Posted: 17.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THE director of the Thurrock Council department that is currently subject to a strike and has seen deep discontent between its managers and workers ha...

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Business success and pollution concern are side-by-side in Tilbury. Port celebrates expansion that will boost jobs and put trade on tracks but concern is in the air over dust

Posted: 17.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THE ongoing success and investment into the Port of Tilbury and its new sister venture Tilbury 2 has been boosted by the announcement of a new 25-year...

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Council revives forum for cyclists and calls for participants

Posted: 17.04.21 by The Editor Local News



AN appeal has been issued by Thurrock Council to local cyclists and those interested in cycling as the authority plans to restart its cycling forum af...

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Date set for inquest into death of TV reality celebrity and borough-boy made good

Posted: 17.04.21 by The Editor Local News



AN inquest into the death of Thurrock-based businessman and reality TV celebrity Mick Norcross will take place later this year. The hearing will be...

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One in ten miss out on first choice primary but figures match the regional average

Posted: 16.04.21 by The Editor Local News



FIGURES released today (Friday, 16 April) reveal that 89.17 per cent of applications for primary school places in Thurrock, starting in September 2021...

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Open event to learn more about fostering

Posted: 16.04.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council's fostering team will be holding an online information session for anybody who would like to find out more about fostering. ...

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