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Bid to save badgers ends in sadness

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



A FIGHT to save the lives of two badgers who became trapped in a sewer has ended in sadness at Orsett’s South Essex Animal Wildlife Hospital. ...

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Air ambulance is blood banking on 60 generous people!

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



ESSEX & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT) is looking for 60 people to help it raise £30,000, so that the charity’s critical care teams can c...

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Thurrock could co host a new university

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK may soon be able to lay claim to having its own university - or at least part of one - as plans are laid for South Essex to play host to a ne...

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New warehouse will be going up on London Gateway

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



ANOTHER huge warehouse and distribution centre is set to go up on the rapidly expanding London Gateway logistics park near Corringham. Its operator...

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Group hopes Zoom event will allay Covid-19 jab fears among minority community

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK'S BME group has organised an online event to talk about the 'Truths and Myths' around Covid-19 vaccines. The group...

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Call for a piece of town's history to be preserved in new medical centre building

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



A TILBURY councillor has called on Thurrock Council to ensure that a part of the town’s history is incorporated into its plans for a new integra...

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New community ownership fund could offer a welcome boost for Thurrock projects: Do you know any sites that would benefit by being run by local people?

Posted: 02.03.21 by The Editor Local News



A CAUTIOUS welcome has been given to plans expected to be announced in the budget tomorrow that would release £150 million to enable community groups...

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Property of the week: Desirable two bed flat at Windemere Avenue, Purfleet

Posted: 01.03.21 by The Editor Local News



OUR latest property of the week – one which marks the announcement of our partnership deal with leading Thurrock agency https://www.griffin-g...

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Treetops duo stepping out to raise funds for dementia charity

Posted: 01.03.21 by The Editor Local News



TWO teaching assistants at Treetops School in Grays are planning to walk a total of 100 km to raise funds for a dementia charity. The marathon effo...

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Despite reported anger and disappointment council declares secondary school placement is a success

Posted: 01.03.21 by The Editor Local News



THURROCK Council’s portfolio holder for education has responded to a Thurrock Nub News exclusive report about secondary school placements in the...

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