Thurrock, England Newswire (Page 6)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Thurrock, England. (Page 6)

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  1. [email protected]: Exit poll rocks marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Age

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. Three big events overnight, with the last proving to be the most dramatic, with a shock exit poll from the UK election seeding the pound tumbling.

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  2. 25 crucial seats you should stay up for on general election results nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Are you staying up for general election results night? Do you want to know which seats you should be looking out for? If so, look no further. Here are the 25 seats that will indicate whether Theresa May's Conservative party is on course for a landslide majority or whether she is about to suffer a humiliating upset at the hands of Jeremy Corbyn's Labour and Tim Farron's Liberal Democrats.

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  3. Broken down van causing delays at Dartford CrossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Kent Online

    Two lanes were closed anticlockwise due to a broken down van between junction 1a and junction 31 . Terms of Comments We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

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  4. Orsett Hospital could be closed in shake-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    The Gazette understands the hospital, which offers a minor injury unit as well as clinics such as dermatology, neurology and pain management, could be sold off to make way for housing. It comes as Basildon Hospital, which is part of the same trust as Orsett, is set to become the main specialist emergency centre for the area.

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  5. The time for talk is over? Which candidate will get your vote in Thurrock on polling day?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    SO after a whistle-stop campaign for the snap 2017 General Election, the time has come for us to cast our votes. Two years ago, Conservative Jackie Doyle-Price was re-elected after fending off a strong challenge from Labour's Polly Billington in second and Ukip's Tim Aker finishing in third.

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  6. Polling stations are now open - don't forget to cast your voteRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    AFTER all the meticulous preparation residents across south Essex are heading to the polling stations today to vote in the general election. The Echo asked Basildon and Southend councils about what arrangements they had made as voters cast their votes today about how the country should be led.

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  7. Upminster teams inspired and frustrated on the weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Romford Recorder

    Captain Josh Lamont inspired the Upminster fourths with a superb performance to land his side another victory against Colchester on the weekend. Lamont picked up three wickets, as did Ant Limn to dismiss the home side for 163 at Castle Park, with Oliver Allison top-scoring.

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  8. Pontoon off Gravesend Town Pier closed and Tilbury ferry suspended amid safety fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Kent Online

    The Gravesend to Tilbury ferry service has been suspended until further notice following damage to the pontoon that leads to the vessel from Gravesend Town Pier. Jetstream Tours, which runs the service across the River Thames to Essex, said the ferry stopped today and apologised to customers.

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  9. High winds hit Kent - causing difficult driving and ferry sailing conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Kent Online

    Two lanes have been closed, and there is very slow traffic on the M25 clockwise from J31 for West Thurrock to J1A for Swanscombe.

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  10. Brexit, the Lower Thames Crossing, schools and health - Thurrock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    THE four candidates vying for the Thurrock seat at this week's election were grilled tonight at the Gazette hustings in Grays. Hundreds turned out to see Tory Jackie Doyle-Price, Labour's John Kent, Ukip's Tim Aker and Liberal Democrat Kevin McNamara do battle on subjects ranging from the new Lower Thames Crossing, health, education, Brexit and housing.

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  11. Politicians call for unity, but urge country to fight 'warped ideology' of London attackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    POLITICANS in South Essex have united in their praise for the emergency services in the wake of the London attack on Saturday night - but have called for decisive action to be taken to prevent further terrorist atrocities. She said: "For so long we have managed to keep this violence off our streets, and then to have three attacks in a row is hard to comprehend.

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  12. Farage 'vindicated' after Tory candidate charged over spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | This Is London

    Nigel Farage has said he felt "vindicated" after the Conservative candidate who defeated him in the 2015 general election was charged with alleged overspending in the campaign. The former Ukip leader, who was on the campaign trail in Thurrock ahead of a visit to Thanet, where he lost two years ago, said he had "thought very hard" about whether to run again having been "upset" by the result.

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  13. It's the final countdown! Candidates across Basildon and Thurrock prepare for hustingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    South Basildon and East Thurrock candidates will be revealing their election pledges at hustings where you will get your chance to grill them on how they will serve you, should they get elected. The event will be taking place for South Basildon and East Thurrock at St Gabriel's Youth and Community Centre, in Rectory Road, Pitsea , tonight from 7pm for a 7.30pm start.

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  14. Clark's praise for East Thurrock after making Leyton Orient breakthroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    MICHAEL Clark has praised East Thurrock United after a successful loan spell saw him make his Football League debut in the closing weeks of last season. The 19-year-old Leyton Orient defender was brought to Rookery Hill at the start of the 2016/17 season, the first time Rocks had ever played at that level.

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  15. Brexit Bulletin: Team Corbyn an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Bloomberg

    The prime minister said Jeremy Corbyn would be "alone and naked" if he had to negotiate with the European Union. On Thursday, the Labour leader moved to dispel at least half of that accusation.

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  16. Delays on QEII bridge after vehicle breaks downRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Kent Online

    The area affected stretches from the M25 clockwise between J31 for West Thurrock and J1A for Crossways Boulevard at Dartford. Congestion is stretching back on the Essex site on the A13 to the Ferry Lane Interchange and on the M25 to J27 for the M11.

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  17. NHS hospital overcrowding hits record levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Mail on Sunday

    More than 91 per cent of beds are occupied at the average trust, although at some the rates are 99 per cent. More than 91 per cent of beds are occupied at the average trust, although at some the rates are 99 per cent Experts said the NHS was under 'extraordinary pressure' and in the grip of a year-long crisis.

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  18. Thurrock Muslim community condemn Manchester attack in 'show of solidarity'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    A large number of Muslims gathered in Grays from around Thurrock to pray for the victims of "the vicious attack" carried out on Monday night at an Ariana Grande concert. Abu Khayor and Qaisar Abbas on behalf of Thurrock Muslim community said: "We strongly condemn this coward attack on innocent people.

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  19. Here's your chance to question Thurrock general election candidates on issues mattering to YOURead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    Tory Jackie Doyle-Price, Labour's John Kent, Ukip's Tim Aker and Liberal Democrat Kevin McNamara will be taking questions from you on Monday, June 5 from 7pm at Grays Parish Church.

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  20. Thurrock businesses have their say on the general electionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    BUSINESSES are likely to scrutinise pledges made by political parties, as they seek to get the best deal after the election. The Conservative Party is proposing to cut corporation tax by 17 per cent by 2020, as well increasing the personal income tax allowance to A 12,500 and increasing the higher rate of income tax to A 50,000.

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