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No to cuts

A three day protest strike is taking place outside of Ilford County High School as a result of ongoing cuts at the school. Glenn Kelly...

Redevelopment of Grays town

Leader of Thurrock Council, Cllr Rob Gledhill, has met with leaseholders operating businesses near the Civic Offices to talk to them about exciting plans...

Spot the signs

No-one ever thinks their child could become embroiled with drugs, gangs and knives so an information event has been arranged to educate parents to...

Zero tolerance

As Thurrock Council continues zero tolerance approach to the out of control fly-tipping that is going on around Thurrock a man has had his...

Jail for vile men

Two men have been jailed for a total of 12 years over a burglary where a woman was tied up and tens of thousands...

Save our shops

Residents Association councillors from all across Havering joined forces last Saturday to fight against the car park increases across the borough. The group launched their...

Inspired visit

Thurrock played host to a very special guest this week as the Indonesian Minister for Education and Culture visited one of the borough’s leading...

Dawn raids

By Frances Hudson [email protected] Cocaine worth thousands, £50,000 in luxury goods and £21,000 in cash are some of the criminal assets seized during day two...

‘drugs aren’t welcome on our streets’

Sixteen people have been arrested so far, and imitation firearms, knives, weapons, cash and drugs seized following a series of dawn raids across Brentwood. The...

Sex pest sentenced

Arrest A 19-year-old man who sent explicit Instagram messages to two 12-year-old girls has been sentenced to imprisonment at a Youth Offenders’ institution. Mohammed Keerpah first...

D-Day Remembered

(Library picture) Southend and Essex will be commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Normandy Landings otherwise known as D-Day this week. Families had the chance to...

Culture fest for Thurrock

Thurrock International Celebration of Culture (TICC) is Thurrock's world cultural festival and organisers have said it will be bigger and better than ever this...

First peek of Tilbury two

Construction of the new £200million port for London, Tilbury2, is underway and the Port of Tilbury has issued a CGI video which shows for...

Volunteers week VOLFEST coming to Chelmsford

On Thursday 6 June, VOLFEST will take place along Chelmsford High Street with over 50 feel good activities, live music, food and fun. Over 50...

Cutting edge

This week Havering Council exclusively revealed to the Enquirer how they are looking at an innovative modular design as part of its plans to...

Kick off

Thurrock Community Policing Team hosted a football tournament for young people while raising awareness of a knife crime charity. On Saturday, May 18, officers from...

WOMAN DRAGGED UPSTAIRS BY VILE RAPIST

A man has been found guilty and sentenced of a ‘brazen’ and ‘sustained’ attack of a complete stranger in her home in Chadwell St...

Save our green

Councillors and local residents came out in full force to protest over the intended build of 64 properties on the green in Gooshays Drive,...

Grand designs

Purfleet Primary School and three of its pupils were presented with top prizes yesterday Tuesday May 7, after entering Purfleet Centre Regeneration Limited’s art...

Too much sats stress

A Teacher from Basildon has told the Enquirer that SATs revision is harming mental health of primary school children. With the SATs coming up for...

Approved

The Purfleet on Thames £1bn regeneration project that will see thousands of new homes created in Purfleet, a new town centre and a media...

Tech firms to face charges

Nine out of 10 people living in the Essex agree that tech companies and their directors should face criminal charges for failures to keep...

Council teams shortlisted for awards

Thurrock Council is in the running to be named Local Authority of the Year after it was revealed as one of the top five...

Knife march

Westminster was taken over yesterday by large groups of bereaved parents from across England, including mothers from Romford who form part of ‘Operation Shutdown’. The...

Locked Up

Three men who attacked an elderly couple in their own home at gunpoint before trying to steal cash and jewellery have been locked up...

Disgrace

It has been announced that the Basildon Council Chief Executive is earning a massive £265,398 a year. With huge cuts being made to local councils...

Man admits grooming

A Thurrock man who worked at Stubbers Adventure Centre in Upminster, has admitted how he engaged in sexual communication with a child. 42 year old...

‘We say no to council cuts’

South Hornchurch councillors were horrified to be accused of supporting the Council’s new policy of reducing the Council Tax Support for those on benefits....

Abuse helpline launched

A new helpline has been launched to help people in Thurrock who are victims of or who have experienced domestic abuse. COMPASS went live on...

No to tower city

South Hornchurch residents have hit back in horror at plans to ‘over develop’ their area. Locals living along the A1306 corridor have spoken out against...
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