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Yet another stabbing in Havering causes mayhem at college campus – Lock Down

Yet another stabbing in Havering causes mayhem at college campus - Lock Down
Another stabbing took place on Tuesday March 19, just a mile away from where Jodie Chesney tragically lost her life two weeks ago. Havering College’s Quarles Campus in Tring Gardens, Harold Hill was placed in lock down and then evacuated following the stabbing of a...
Danny-Wrenn

Ten years for CO-OP robber

A knifepoint robber who targeted shops across Essex including in Billericay, Hutton and Great Baddow has been jailed for ten years. Danny Wrenn was one...
Jackie-Doyle-Price

Losing the war on drugs

The Thurrock MP has claimed cannabis use in youngsters is fuelling demand for mental health services in adulthood. Jackie Doyle-Price, MP for Thurrock and Minister...

NEWS HEADLINES

Operation Sceptre knife crime crackdown

A week of action on knife crime saw weapons taken off the streets and officers and partners talking to the public about the dangers...

STIFFORD CLAYS: Aggravated burglary appeal; Long Lane;

We are appealing for information after a woman in her 80s was threatened with a knife during an aggravated burglary in Stifford Clays yesterday,...
witness appeal

UPDATE – Stabbing, St John’s Avenue Chelmsford

We are continuing to appeal for information, particularly CCTV images, after a man was stabbed in Chelmsford. We were called at 5.05pm on Wednesday 20...
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New knife amnesty bin in Grays

A new knife amnesty bin has been installed in Grays. It is part of Only Cowards Carry’s Knife Amnesty Bin Project, which we’re supporting along...

New knife amnesty bin in Maldon 

A new knife amnesty bin has been installed in Maldon. It is part of Only Cowards Carry’s Knife Amnesty Bin Project, which we’re supporting along...

The Mercury – Spring into Easter

Spring is on its way and with Easter in a few weeks, The Mercury are ready for the arrival of the new Season -...

Aggravated burglary appeal Long Lane STIFFORD CLAYS

We are appealing for information after a woman in her 80s was threatened with a knife during an aggravated burglary in Stifford Clays yesterday,...

Team celebrates world social workers day

Tuesday 19th March was ‘World Social Work Day’ and we are putting the spotlight on Sandy Lawless and Briony Townshend, who work as social...

Inspiring rugby teens to take on O2 bungee

Brave players from Upminster under 15’s Rugby club will be undertaking a 160 foot Bungee jump next to the London 02 arena to raise...

Bridging the generation gap

A Billericay care home will attempt to bridge the generation gap by hosting a weekly sing-along activity for 0-4-year olds and their parents within...

Basildon Pride

The first official Basildon Pride will be taking place on 14 September 2019 after the 'mini Basildon Pride' which took place last September, attracted...

Missing person

Essex Police are appealing for help to find David Hill, 60, who is missing from his home in Billericay. David was reported missing on Thursday,...

Driver jailed after hitting cyclist

A driver who left a cyclist with serious injuries after overtaking vehicles in a country lane in Stambridge with a heavily pregnant passenger on...

Shoplifter banned from Lakeside

A prolific shoplifter has been sent to prison and has been given a three-year criminal behaviour order that bans him from entering intu Lakeside...
Danny-Wrenn

Ten years for CO-OP robber

A knifepoint robber who targeted shops across Essex including in Billericay, Hutton and Great Baddow has been jailed for ten years. Danny Wrenn was one...
Jackie-Doyle-Price

Losing the war on drugs

The Thurrock MP has claimed cannabis use in youngsters is fuelling demand for mental health services in adulthood. Jackie Doyle-Price, MP for Thurrock and Minister...
Yet another stabbing in Havering causes mayhem at college campus - Lock Down

Yet another stabbing in Havering causes mayhem at college campus – Lock Down

Another stabbing took place on Tuesday March 19, just a mile away from where Jodie Chesney tragically lost her life two weeks ago. Havering College’s...
Waste news, east london

On the spot action

Havering Council has carried out on-the-spot enforcement action to crack down on unlicensed waste carriers. In a recent operation, the Council’s enforcement officers issued a...
Leave Means Leave,

Leave Means Leave

Jan-Sargent

Councillor’s Corner “We will work together and help find a solution”

COUNCILLOR JAN SARGENT, THE INDEPENDENT VOICE OF HAROLD HILL AND GOOSHAYS WRITES FOR THE ENQUIRER: “I must say that I feel very honoured to have...
Proud members of local action group celebrate grant to refurbish their park

Park to get £10,800

Friends of Gobions Park, a dedicated group of residents from East Tilbury and Linford are making steady progress in regenerating their green space for...
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Achievement awards for Thurrock teens

An incredible 85 young people from across Thurrock came together to receive prestigious Jack Petchey Foundation Achievement Awards presented at the Civic Hall on...

Youth council wins grant

Local charities and voluntary organisations that make a major contribution to community safety and crime prevention received thanks and recognition at the prestigious High...

Popular cockney night held

THE popular local charity, Canvey Island Senior Citizens Association (CISCA), held a Cockney Night with pie and mash and live music recently. Over 70 senior...

Team celebrates world social workers day

Tuesday 19th March was ‘World Social Work Day’ and we are putting the spotlight on Sandy Lawless and Briony Townshend, who work as social...

Volunteer off to Soloman Islands

IN August 2019, Max Richardson who works in the events team at the Brentwood Centre is flying out to the Solomon Islands, a small,...

Letters from Citizens to National Leaders: Endorsing Accountability for Global Peace Building at the...

Client Press Release On March 14th, about 30,000 people from all sectors of the society including government officials, religious leaders, heads of NGOs, media persons,...

Local artist tribute to an Essex icon

Following the tragic death of The Prodigy's Keith Flint, Southend BID has commissioned local artist John Bulley to create a unique tribute to the...

Darren’s in for the count

MD of leading Wickford-based security specialists, VIP Security Services, is entering the boxing ring to help knock out cancer. Darren Hyde, 48, has been a...

British science week in Tilbury

A campaign led by the British Science Association (BSA) to inspire pupils to embrace STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) subjects in the classroom...

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