Thurrock Opinion

Oakfield News: 'Stand and stare' - an old school view as the game moves into a new era

Posted: 29.06.20 by Ralph Henderson Opinion



"A SET of good schools civilises a whole community" reported a Royal Commission in 1858. The next time you travel through Thurrock on the ...

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Don't to be too quick to judge councillors' defection negatively says former councillor in the wake of onslaught of criticism

Posted: 13.05.20 by The Editor Opinion



FORMER Thurrock councillor Charlie Key, still a keen observer of all things Thurrock, has been reflecting on the local response to news that two in...

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Optimism amid the gloom as Ralph looks forward to great times for Thurrock

Posted: 11.05.20 by The Editor Opinion



THE impact of the coronavirus pandemic has brought all competitive sport to a halt. The local football, hockey and rugby seasons were abandoned an...

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Views from the river...Susan leaves lockdown behind

Posted: 08.05.20 by Susan Yates Opinion



SUSAN Yates - Thurrock Nub News' very own historical expert - writes another of her occasional columns delving into the borough's pa...

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Welcome to Thurrock. Thanks for keeping the wheels of industry going and our borough busy. PS - here's a fine!

Posted: 06.05.20 by The Editor Opinion



An opinion piece by Thurrock Nub News Editor Neil Neil Speight. I ATTENDED the industrial fire in West Thurrock this morning to report on th...

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A stroll down Memory Lane in borough village

Posted: 21.04.20 by Susan Yates Opinion



Susan Yates, chair of Thurrock Historical Society, continues her occasional series of features for Thurrock Nub News taking a look back the bor...

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Councillor: 'Time must come when we will hold people to account - and let's pay tribute to the NHS in July!'

Posted: 06.04.20 by Martin Kerin - Labour councillor for Grays Riverside ward Opinion



Thank you for your insightful and investigative article entitled: 'One in five Thurrock workers gets less than real living wage - including key co...

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Praise to the NHS and the spirit of Thurrock's community - Keep those hands clapping

Posted: 01.04.20 by Tony Coughlin - Thurrock Park, RM17 6UR Opinion



THURROCK Nub News invites comment on local and national issues. This evening local community and political activist Tony Coughlin has spoken of ...

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"We will not return to the old days of care workers, hospital cleaners and delivery drivers being seen in this demeaning way"

Posted: 31.03.20 by Martin Kerin Opinion



Thurrock Nub News is the borough's leading platform for news, information and opinion. We welcome your contributions. Today Labour councillor M...

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Reader contacts Thurrock Nub News to tell of hell living in borough council house

Posted: 28.02.20 by Withheld Opinion



THURROCK Nub News offers our readers the opportunity to tell their story via our Nub It1 button. You can contribute items of news, letters, details of...

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