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Thurrock NCS teens take part in volunteering action day

A GROUP of community-minded Thurrock teenagers have taken a role in highlighting the difficulties faced by people with mental illness as part of a national day of community volunteering. The four 17 year olds are raising awareness and funds on behalf of the Thurrock Mind charity shop in Grays. They spent the afternoon at Grays […]

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First ever UK to China export train in historic depart from Stanford

THE first ever UK to China export train departed this morning laden with containers of British goods. The train will make the 7,500 mile, three-week-long journey, departing from DP World in Stanford-le-Hope, bound for Yiwu in the Zhe Jiang province in eastern China. Products on board include soft drinks, vitamins, pharmaceuticals and baby products. Ms […]

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