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Fly tipping policy gets tougher

Thurrock Council have hit back at fly tippers declaring a ‘zero tolerance’ policy throughout the area. In an interview with the Thurrock Enquirer, Councillor Aaron...

Police major incident training

Police officers from across the eastern region working together with partner emergency services took part in a live-play training exercise at DP World London...

Reading charity to work with more schools in area

A London-based charity which seeks to support bright, disadvantaged young people to achieve their full potential is set to provide services in more Thurrock...

Man jailed for knifepoint rape 33 years ago

A man who raped a teenage girl at knifepoint as she walked to work 33-years ago has today been jailed for 13 years. Serial rapist Christopher...

OUTRAGE – Town park stinks of cannabis

A local resident has hit out at the amount of youths openly smoking cannabis in Grays Town Park and the smell that wafts through...

New district commander

Thurrock’s newest District Commander is pleased to be back in the area where she started her career 19 years ago. Chief Inspector Claire Talbot joined...

Inspirational head girl raises money after stroke

A 15 year old from Chafford Hundred has raised over £900 for a charity after suffering a stroke as a toddler. Bailey Holland is now...

Another strong set of GCSE results at William Edwards

Once again pupils at William Edwards School have achieved a very strong set of results, outperforming national averages across many key measures and subjects. 67%...

Councillor Halden thrilled with Hassenbrook’s continued rapid improvement

Tears of joy could be seen at Hassenbrook Academy as students opened their envelopes to see their results in the new style GCSEs released...

Adult learners celebrate 100% GCSE pass rate at TACC

Adult learners studying for English and maths GCSEs at Thurrock Adult Community College have achieved an incredible 100% GCSE pass rate. This is the...

St Clere’s celebrate yet another year of great GCSE success!

Staff and pupils alike are, yet again, celebrating a fantastic set of GCSE results at St Clere's Secondary School in Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex, part of...

Girls Grab the Grades at Grays Convent!!

Grays Convent has a proud record of excellent exam results and this year has been no exception. With 84% of students achieving the new...

‘CON-VICTED’

Fraudsters from Thurrock who funded lavish lifestyles by cold calling elderly victims and demanding extortionate amounts of money for unnecessary work to their homes...

Frances Bardsley Academy for Girls in Hornchurch are delighted with their GCSE results this...

"Despite uncertainty about the new grading system and courses, students and staff have risen to the challenge incredibly well. Over 76% of students gained...

New special exhibition

A special exhibition opening at Thurrock Museum next week will take a look back at how life was for the children who attended school...

Counselling

With Thurrock Adult Community College you can receive Counselling training that will lead to an accredited NCFE qualification and help you to grow and...

The Binions

Thurrock’s waste is now being collected by The Binions, Shred Sheeran, Binney Jones and Lord of the Bins among others following a hugely successful...

Football club host autism awareness

Aveley FC hosted an autism awareness event recently at their home fixture against Dereham Town on Saturday August 11th. The National Autistic Society Thurrock group...

Thurrock A level results

Thurrock students are celebrating another strong year of A level results after it was announced that 100% of students in Thurrock schools have achieved...

Monster jailed – 200 sexual assults over 25 years

Purfleet man jailed for more than 200 sexual assults over 25 years. A Purfleet monster who carried out more than 200 sexual assaults on two...

Residents celebrate victory on estate

Councillors and residents are celebrating a huge victory after finally getting CCTV installed following years of anti-social behaviour and gangs hanging around. Grays Riverside Councillors...

Special thanks to workers at Amazon

Tilbury Football Club celebrated with Amazon in Tilbury recently and treated family and friends to a outdoor party. Members of the Amazon team brought their...

Crackdown on lorries

Inconsiderate and selfish lorry drivers who illegally park along the Manorway in Stanford Le Hope, will have to look elsewhere as Thurrock Council cracks...
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Police Appeal for information

The Police are appealing for information about a knife point robbery in Purfleet, Marine Court and Centurion Way area at around 6.55pm yesterday, Sunday,...

Grandma loses 4st

A grandmother from Thurrock has transformed her life with help from a leisure centre in Thurrock. Rachael Truss has always battled with her weight, but...

Tour of Tilbury Port

The Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, welcomed Stephen Metcalfe MP for a port tour by boat recently. The tour was led by port Directors,...

Walking through the heart of Thurrock

In a unique experiment travel author Nick Corble is inviting people to share, quite literally, all the steps involved in the writing of his...

Historic rape charge

A man has pleaded guilty to raping a teenage girl in Thurrock more than 30 years ago. Christopher Clark, 68, yesterday, Thursday August 3, admitted...

Health leaders join forces to…

Reassure Residents Health leaders have joined forces to reassure worried residents of Thurrock of the future of health services in the borough after plans to...

Students on tour

Aspire, a course for Year 9 students in ORTU Hassenbrook, Essex, has been given a tour of the Amazon fulfilment centre in Tilbury as...
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