Thurrock, England Newswire (Page 4)

Thurrock, England Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Thurrock, England. (Page 4)

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  1. Grays secure late point while Fleet loseRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    GRAYS Athletic extended their unbeaten Isthmian North run to six matches thanks to a stoppage time leveller at Bury Town, while Thurrock lost 4-1 at Tooting & Mitcham United. Jamie Stuart's side were able to secure a 1-1 draw at Ram Meadow and now find themselves just two points off the play-off places.

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  2. New facilities announced for community centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    A proposed community centre in Aveley took a step forward after facilities for the building were announced, which in a library, a cafA and a nursery. The announcement came in a Thurrock Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, December 13, after they agreed to secure a building contractor for the site.

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  3. Team News: Haringey Borough vs Leyton OrientRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Newham Recorder

    Leyton Orient will have Josh Coulson available again when they make the short trip to Haringey Borough in the first round of the FA Trophy this afternoon. The O's will visit Coles Park, via the A406/North Circular, to take on a side plying their trade in the Bostik North - three divisions below the National League.

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  4. David Van Day: "I don't want to be the reality TV villain, I want to be a serious politician"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    David Van Day: "I don't want to be the reality TV villain, I want to be a serious politician" Famous for being one half of a 70s pop duo and for appearing in the infamous 'jungle' which has UK audiences glued to their TV screens every Autumn, David Van Day is back on the scene but this time in a slightly different capacity to the one we are used to seeing him in. David is making a return to the political scene, ten years after running an unsuccessful campaign in Brighton, in a bid to become a councillor in the Aveley and Uplands ward in Thurrock.

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  5. New academy building opens its doors in TilburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    A new "state-of-the-art" building has at the Olive Alternative Provision Academy in Tilbury has officially opened, helping the academy to expand and welcome 120 new 11 to 16 year olds through its doors. The project, which was given the go ahead by Thurrock Council in 2014, was designed by architectural and construction consultancy, Ingleton Wood based in Colchester and East London.

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  6. Charity Christmas event to raise money for children with life-threatening illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    This Christmas, West Thurrock's site Procter and Gamble's West Thurrock site partnered with local charity "Ask Albie" to fund this year's Christmas party for the children from the Queens Hospital based in Romford. Every year, the Ask Albie charity arranges a festive party full of fun activities for those children currently who are being treated under for serious illnesses at Queens Hospital to attend a party full of festive activities.

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  7. Permits to be introduced for vans and trailers at the Linford tipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    Van drivers and motorists towing trailers will soon need permits to use the Linford Civic Amenities Centre after a motion was passed by Thurrock Council's Cabinet. Councillor Aaron Watkins tabled a motion to the Cabinet requesting they support his recommendation of introducing a system whereby vans, vehicles towing trailers and pick-up trucks would need a permit to use the tip in Linford.

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  8. Dreams come true for young carpenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    When the time came to decide on a career path, his thoughts turned immediately to an apprenticeship in carpentry- and he now boasts a position as Scenic Carpentry Apprentice at the Royal Opera House Bob and Tamar Manoukian Production Workshop in Purfleet, Thurrock . He said: When I applied I really didn't think I would even get close because of my lack of experience so I actually saw the application procedure as an educational exercise.

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  9. Councillor arrested following disturbance in Horndon-on-the-HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    Councillor Angela Sheridan, who represents the Belhus ward, was arrested on Sunday, December 10, at around 2:55am on Horndon Road. UKIP leader for Thurrock, Councillor Graham Snell, said: "To confirm, Councillor Sheridan was arrested initially by the police who then dismissed all charges against her and that is the end of the matter."

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  10. Here's what a Dartford to Essex tram system could look likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | News Shopper

    Ambitious plans to build a A 600m tram system linking Dartford, Gravesend and Essex have taken a step forward, according to the brains behind it. KenEx Thames Transit proposes to install trams running through a submerged tunnel in the Thames to cut traffic and improve the environment.

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  11. Dartford Crossing: East tunnel and two lanes closed for 'emergency repairs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | News Shopper

    Two anti-clockwise lanes have also been closed because of the repairs on the J1A A282 / A206 / B3228 (Swanscombe) and J31 A1306 (West Thurrock).

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  12. Dartford tunnel: Delays as crews carry out emergency repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Kent Online

    Traffic is said to be very slow on the M25 at the Dartford Tunnel anti-clockwise between J1a for the A282 and Swanscombe and J31 for West Thurrock.

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  13. Crook keeps his cool from the spot as Braintree draw level with leaders DartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    BRAINTREE TOWN drew level with National League South leaders Dartford after an exciting 3-2 victory at home to Eastbourne Borough. The Iron now have 38 points, like their Kent rivals, who suffered a surprise 1-0 defeat at Hungerford Town.

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  14. Billy Crook scored Braintree's winner against Eastbourne Borough Picture: Chris JarvisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    BRAINTREE TOWN drew level with National League South leaders Dartford after an exciting 3-2 victory at home to Eastbourne Borough. The Iron now have 38 points, like their Kent rivals, who suffered a surprise 1-0 defeat at Hungerford Town.

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  15. Proposed stops revealed for A 600 million Kent and Essex tramRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Kent Online

    An ambitious plan to build a tram route linking north Kent and Essex would be a tenth of the cost of the Lower Thames Crossing yet would take just 4% fewer commuters, according to the people behind the scheme. The project was proposed earlier this year as a secondary way to relieve congestion in Dartford, as work accelerates on the controversial LTC, which the government has earmarked for east of Gravesend, despite the efforts of local campaigners.

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  16. Dartford manager Tony Burman features in the latest edition of Beat the PunditRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Kent Online

    Lordswood boss Richard Styles bagged four points for the managers last week, including one correct score. It's three points for a correct scoreline and one point for the right outcome .

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  17. Controversially priced car park to have free parking over the Christmas periodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    A car park in Stanford-le-Hope which controversially introduced parking charges will now be free for the first two hours over Christmas and New Years. Following a negotiation between Thurrock Council and the owners of King Street Car Park, they came to an agreement that visitors could benefit from two hours free parking from Saturday, December 9. Thurrock Council has negotiated this deal by agreeing to block book 32 spaces and offer them to visitors for free for two hours.

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  18. Thurrock councillors call on PFCC to act on 'no-go area' in GraysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Labour councillors in Thurrock have called on Essex's Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner to provide Grays will extra police officers for the High Street, which they described as a 'no-go area' after sunset. Following increasing reports of anti-social behaviour in Grays High Street, local councillors Martin Kerin, Jane Pothecary and Tony Fish wrote a letter to the Essex PFCC, Roger Hirst, to demand action.

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  19. Corringham lights up town for Christmas for the first time in two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Corringham has been lit up for the first Christmas in two years after the community came together and provided the town with festive illuminations. The town centre is now shining bright this December as the new lights, which have been installed in St John's Way and Grover Walk, were officially switched on last Friday, December 1. This comes after the Corringham, Fobbing and Homesteads Community Forum, schools, traders, residents, Thurrock Council and local businesses came together to set up the lights in the town.

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  20. Health bosses and MP's delight at 90 million in funding for region's hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Hospitals in south Essex will get "significant" investment as a consultation on plans to reshape care in the region continues. In the wake of this year's budget plans, it has been announced that Southend, Basildon and Chelmsford hospitals are to receive additional funding totalling A 90 million.

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