Tilbury, England Newswire

Tilbury, England Newswire

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  1. London Resort Company Holdings announces deal with Port of Tilbury over theme park at SwanscombeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Kent Online

    The company behind plans to build a theme park in Swanscombe have struck a deal to help once building work begins. London Resort Company Holdings has announced it has reached a Memorandum of Understanding with Port of Tilbury London Limited to use the port and its facilities as the main site for storage, loading, discharge, barge operations and other services in connection with the development and construction of the planned entertainment resort.

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  2. Thurrock MP Jackie Doyle Price seeks council's help to fight Thames Crossing routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Braintree and Witham Times

    THURROCK MP Jackie Doyle-Price has written to the leader of the council requesting evidence on air quality and traffic to shape the best route for the Lower Thames Crossing. Ms Doyle-Price stated that while she was happy with the choice of a tunnel at East Tilbury, she was unhappy with the route because it goes too close to people's homes and add to existing traffic congestion.

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  3. CMV's Columbus Prepped for Summer CruisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 26 | Marine News

    Damen Shiprepair Rotterdam , part of Damen Shiprepair & Conversion, said it has completed maintenance and repair works on the newest member of CMV's fleet, the cruise ship Columbus. The full work scope was concluded within a tight timescale, thus ensuring that the vessel could sail to the London Cruise Terminal in Tilbury, U.K. in time for her naming ceremony and inaugural cruise.

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  4. One year after a divisive vote, doubts are mounting in a town that voted overwhelmingly for BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | The Washington Post

    Tilbury, an economically-deprived dockside town on the outskirts of London, voted to leave the EU with a majority of more than 70 percent. TILBURY, England - On June 23, 2016, the port town of Tilbury in south-eastern England sent a clear message to the world when more than 72 percent of voters here and in surrounding Thurrock voted for Britain to leave the European Union.

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  5. Is it safe to live on a former landfill site?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | BBC News

    With the need for more housing, developers are moving in to build on top of former landfill sites. But how safe are these places, and should people be concerned about living on top of them? The UK dumps nearly 50 million tonnes of industrial, commercial and domestic waste into landfill sites every year - enough rubbish to fill Wembley Stadium to the brim more than 50 times over.

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  6. UPDATED: Fire crews battle huge "deliberate" field blaze in East TilburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Fire crews have been called to battle a giant fire that has broken out in a field this afternoon (June 17). Teams for Grays and Orsett tackled for more than hour the blaze which is believed to have measured approximately 200 metres, in a field in Arun, East Tilbury.

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  7. Fire crews battle huge field blaze in East TilburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | Braintree and Witham Times

    Teams for Grays and Orsett are currently on scene tackling the blaze which is believed to measure approximately 200 metres, in a field in Arun, East Tilbury.

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Labour commit to Lower Thames Crossing despite shadow transport...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Kent Online

    Labour has denied that the government's plans for the Lower Thames Crossing will be scrapped if successful at the polls on Thursday. Speaking last week , shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald said "all options" would be considered again if Labour wins, including the prospect of another crossing at Dartford or one further east.

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  11. 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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  12. Beyond London 17aRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | Diamond Geezer

    Beyond London : Thurrock I began my orbital tour around the capital three years ago in Dartford, and finally I've reached journey's end across the Thames. And that means Thurrock , a marshy district with a drab reputation... and when the main town's called Grays, that really doesn't help.

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  13. Garage search draws blank in hunt for body of murdered Danielle JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    Police are no closer to knowing where the body of murdered schoolgirl Danielle Jones is as they concluded a search of a garage area, a senior officer said. Officers dug up garage bases at a site in Stifford Clays, Thurrock, Essex, near the home where Danielle's killer once lived, believing her body may have been buried there for the past 16 years.

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  14. Police confirm body of Danielle Jones is not buried beneath garage...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Halstead Gazette

    A week which began with hope that Danielle Jones' body could have been buried beneath a Stifford Clays garage block drew to a close. It began with the force cordoning off access to the site nestled between Goddard Road and Crammavill Street early on Monday morning to search for the missing East Tilbury teenager's body, 16 years after she disappeared.

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  15. Unsuccessful search for Danielle Jones' body 'reopened old wounds' for parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | East Anglian Daily Times

    The scene in Stifford Clays, Thurrock, where police are searching garages for the body of schoolgirl Danielle Jones, who went missing in 2001. Picture: JOHN STILLWELL/PA WIRE The parents of murdered Essex teenager Danielle Jones are no closer to knowing the location of their daughter's body, after police called off a week-long search of garages in Tilbury.

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  16. Hope fades as police announce that search to find Danielle Jones' body is to endRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    HOPE of finding the body of Danielle Jones seems to have faded after police revealed they are expecting to finish their search of a garage block today. Police used a specialist sniffer dog yesterday as the latest search for the body of missing teenager could be wrapped up today.

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  17. Search for Danielle Jones's body so far draws a blank as police drill into garage basesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    The intense probe by officers has so far proved unsuccessful and yesterday zoned in on key concrete foundations in the garage block between Goddard Road and Crammavill Street, Stifford Clays. At the site police promptly placed screening around the base and started drilling into the floor, which after about two hours of searching ultimately proved unsuccessful.

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  18. No trace of Danielle found in first excavation at garagesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Andover Advertiser

    A first excavation at garages where police believe murdered schoolgirl Danielle Jones may have been buried for the past 16 years has found no trace of her, a senior officer said. Police are scouring a site between Goddard Road and Crammavill Street in Stifford Clays, Thurrock, Essex, near the home where her killer once lived.

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  19. Garage search for Danielle's body will 'take as long as it takes'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    A search of garages where police believe murdered schoolgirl Danielle Jones may have been buried for the past 16 years will "take as long as it takes", a senior officer has said. Officers are scouring a site between Goddard Road and Crammavill Street in Stifford Clays, Thurrock, Essex, near the home where her killer once lived.

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  20. Search for Danielle Jones' body will go on 'for as long as it takes' say Essex PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Thurrock Gazette

    A search of garages where police believe murdered schoolgirl Danielle Jones may have been buried for the past 16 years will "take as long as it takes", a senior officer has said. Officers are scouring a site between Goddard Road and Crammavill Street in Stifford Clays, Thurrock, Essex, near the home where her killer once lived.

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