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The power of support for mental health

After communities came together yesterday for World Mental Health Day local vets and charities have reported that pets are playing an increasingly important role in helping our mental health. Vets have been exploring the exact benefits pets bring to their owner’s wellbeing. Research by Vets4Pets has...

Nightmare neighbours

A 46 year old woman who has been convicted for her involvement in the robbery and stabbing of an 75 year old elderly gentleman...

Children services praised

Thurrock Council has received positive feedback on its Children’s Social Services following a review by Ofsted. The Focused Visit, which took place on Tuesday 11...

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DO you know where 13-year-old Callum Taylor is?

DO you know where 13-year-old Callum Taylor is? He was reported missing on Sunday, October 14, and his family and officers are concerned for his...

Nightmare neighbours

A 46 year old woman who has been convicted for her involvement in the robbery and stabbing of an 75 year old elderly gentleman...

Team receive donation

Grays Athletic Football Club's under 15's team has received a £1,500 donation from the Amazon fulfilment centre in Tilbury. Based in Grays, Essex, the club...
Think Global students

Students think global

Thurrock schools have recently taken part in Think Global which is a global education programme developed for schools, colleges and universities. The programme brings a...

Drug dealer who swallowed drugs sentenced for 6 years

A DRUG dealer, who tried to swallow 43 wraps of Class A drugs when he was stopped by police, has been jailed for nearly...

The power of support for mental health

After communities came together yesterday for World Mental Health Day local vets and charities have reported that pets are playing an increasingly important role...

Police identify man after remains found

POLICE are in the position to formally identify a man whose remains were found in Rochford. A human skull was found on land off Shopland...

Four men jailed for aggravated burglary

Four men have been jailed for a total of 58 years in connection with an aggravated burglary at a laundrette in Grays. Christopher Salvador, 31,...

Charity helps to bin knifes

This week The Enquirer had the opportunity of meeting with Mark Clarkson the Operation’s Manager for a Christian charity called 'Word 4 Weapons’. The East...

Successful student opens first sports clinic

A former student from Barking and Dagenham College is proving an inspiring success story with the opening of his new Sports Injury Clinic. 27 year...

WI ladies pickle onions to sell for charity

The West Tilbury’s WI are following a tradition their October meeting by cutting and peeling a huge amount of onions reading for the pickling...

Plans ‘state of the art’ technology hub

Plans have been released for a new state of the art, digital technology hub in Basildon. The planned developments include a new site for South...

Sponsors treat footie girls

A girls team from Billericay Town Football Club were treated to hair styling and nail treatments last Friday by their new sponsors. The Billericay Town...

Woman starts Uni after losing 100lbs

Last week, a moves administrator from Harold Hill Romford, embarked on a new chapter in her life. 41-year-old Sandra Ryder walked into Birbeck University as...

Teachers graduate

The Billericay Educational Consortium (BEC) held its annual Award Ceremony on Friday 5th October for the latest cohort of successful trainee teachers. Jonathan Osborn,...

James Duddridge Promotes cycling to tackle obesity and air pollution

James Duddridge Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East has ridden his bicycle 21 miles around his constituency to promote cycling as a...

Health and work support

Over 400 people in Essex who have been recovering from mental illness were helped to get back into work by Employment Specialists at Essex...

‘Gallows Corner must have more investment’

This week, Havering’s Leader of the Council, Councillor Damian White, writes a piece on the re development of Gallows Corner in Romford for the...

Trust recognised

Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust has been recognised for the support it provides to new nurses joining Queen’s and King George...
The oysters that were found on the beach last week.

Illegal oysters seized on beach

Southend’s environmental health team has averted a potential food poisoning outbreak by seizing over half a tonne of illegally harvested oysters with an estimated...

Children services praised

Thurrock Council has received positive feedback on its Children’s Social Services following a review by Ofsted. The Focused Visit, which took place on Tuesday 11...
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Active sport awards

Active Essex, the county sports partnership for Greater Essex, is hosting the annual Sports Awards on Tuesday 5th December, celebrating the outstanding achievements of...

Befrienders wanted

The RAF Association is looking to recruit volunteers across Southend-on-Sea for its befriending service, which pairs volunteers with members of the RAF community who...

Hundreds take part in dance

Hundreds of visitors attended Festival Leisure Park this weekend to help raise money for Children In Need. On Sunday 7th October, Cineworld Basildon invited the...

Ofsted ‘very impressed’

Ofsted Chief Inspector Amanda Spielman visited Barking & Dagenham College on Friday, remarking that “It's a really impressive place.” Ms Spielman and her colleagues were...

James Duddridge Welcomes Gigabit capable fibre optic broadband rollout in Southend

James Duddridge, Member of Parliament for Rochford and Southend East, has welcomed the recent announcement from Vodafone and CityFibre that Southend is one of...

Financial Services Jobs Festival! Are you ready for your new career?

Come to the Finance Fest on Saturday 13th October at ACL Brentwood, Rayleigh Road, Shenfield CM13 1BD from 10am-2pm. Book your ticket here to guarantee...

Brentwood Borough Council is supporting an Essex-wide campaign to tackle fly-tipping

Love Essex, a partnership of Essex councils and businesses, has launched its #CrimeNotToCare campaign to remind residents that if they do not comply with...

Brentwood Business Showcase Less than a month away

With less than a month left for the Brentwood Business Showcase ensure you have your FREE ticket! The Showcase returns on Thursday 1 November for...

Highways England announce consultation dates for Lower Thames Crossing

Highways England have announced they will start consultation on the Lower Thames Crossing on Wednesday 10 October. Cllr Rob Gledhill, Leader of Thurrock Council, said:...

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