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Emily flying to USA to compete in famous race

Rising star racing driver, Emily Linscott, from Langdon Hills, Essex, will fly off to California USA to race at the famous Laguna Seca race...

Obesity summit

Professionals and community groups gathered together last Friday to tackle obesity throughout Thurrock at the borough’s first Whole Systems Obesity Summit. Hosted by Thurrock Council...

UPDATE – Corringham: Four men plead guilty following serious RTC; Manorway; 14/06/2017

Four men have pleaded guilty to their part in a serious collision at an illegal motorbike street race in Corringham which left a woman...

Surgery ‘not safe’

Failed The medical centre in Aveley has been rated ‘inadequate’ and now placed in special measures following a health watch dog recent ruling. The centre, on...

Hindu women unite together for silk scrolls

Neasden Temple Kinetika, the renowned international outdoor arts company based in Purfleet, has been commissioned by the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir to create ten bespoke...

Short – eared owls

The grasslands at Essex Wildlife Trust’s Thurrock Thameside Nature Park With their bright yellow eyes and tufts of feathers resembling small ears, Short-eared owls are...

Chessie launches new active wear

Sports Direct at Lakeside A new range of sportswear was unveiled last weekend at Sports Direct at Lakeside Retail Park in Thurrock which is a...

Drones to help tackle crime

Capture the evidence Thurrock Council will use aerial imagery from drones to help in tackling environmental crime in Thurrock. The council will use the drones, otherwise...

JAILED – 3,500 indecent images of children on his computer

Joshua Gould 23 yrs of Stevenson Av, Tilbury jailed over indecent images of children A man who admitted possessing thousands of indecent images and videos...

We will not tolerate it here

A joint operation involving Essex Police, Thurrock Council and the Environment Agency saw over 20 officers hitting the streets last Friday to tackle potential...

Street food dishes

Hospitality and catering students at South Essex College's Thurrock campus took part in a culinary masterclass delivered by a leading industry professional. The 10 students...

Magic breakfast get support from locals

Pupils at Monteagle Primary School welcomed the team from the local Amazon Delivery Station in Thurrock to celebrate the beginning of the third year...

Basildon holocaust memorial

A Holocaust survivor shared his experiences with the public as part of a special remembrance service in the Eastgate Centre. Leslie Kleinman, a survivor of...

‘Brexit right now is a complete mess.’

With Brexit being the key word in the country, this week The Enquirer spoke to three Havering residents about their views on this issue,...

New pay and play session

A new pay and play session designed to promote social, physical and mental wellbeing among infants and pre-schoolers has launched at The Civic Hall...

Urgent fundraising for mum of three

Fundraising is currently critical for Bec, a mother of three, sadly suffering from Brain Cancer. After a shocking discovery of her Brain Cancer and the...

Education Essex

TACC subsidise courses Thurrock Adult Community College offer subsidised, low-cost IT and Digital Skills courses at their centre in Grays, thanks to funding from the...

Brokers that lived the high life sentenced

Conspiracy to defraud A fraud case involving 30 victims and £434,043 investments has concluded with five men being jailed for a total of 11 years...

Free workshops for dementia carers

Awareness People living in Thurrock now have the opportunity to find out more about dementia, thanks to a series of free workshops. The local award-winning provider...

New play area for school

intu the rescue intu Lakeside has rebuilt the children’s play area at Woodside Primary Academy after the school’s grounds were broken into and vandalized last...

Pensioner loses over 3 stone at local gym

Impulse Leisure Diet and exercise proved a winning combination for a local pensioner, who has lost a whopping three and a half stone with help...

Ronnie wins school bunting competition

Challenging young people ALMOST 500 children from nine local school and youth organisations have proved they’ve got the hang of self care by entering an...

£4.3m cultural drive for Essex

University of Essex & University of Kent The University of Essex and an acting school will be part of an ambitious £4.3m project to drive...

Ford give trucks to charity

Support for RNLI Ford in Essex are supporting the RNLI by supplying the charity that saves lives at sea with a replacement fleet of new...

Inspirational foster carers

Dedication Long-serving foster carers have been honoured at an exclusive event to mark years of inspirational work helping children in Thurrock. On Saturday 19 January, 100...

Thurrock’s foster carers celebrate long service at special ceremony

Long-serving foster carers have been honoured at an exclusive event to mark years of inspirational work helping children in Thurrock. On Saturday 19 January, 100...

Skeleton Identified

Police have identified skeletal remains discovered on land near to the A13 as belonging to 63 year-old Michael Forrest who went missing more than...

Objection over religion

A councillor in Grays has backed calls for an investigation into community cohesion over parents pulling their children out of religious education classes. Cllr Martin...

Drug dealer banned from parts of Thurrock

A teenage drug dealer has been made subject of a criminal behaviour order banning him from parts of Thurrock. Rasharm Rampton, 18, was arrested on...

Stitch in time hopes to inspire

A new exhibition entitled A Stitch in Time will showcase the activities of the Royal Opera House (ROH) in Thurrock and the work of...
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