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Thurrock care workers get a raise

THURROCK care workers received a pay increase as Essex-based homecare provider Bluebird Care adopts the National Living Wage, it was announced this...

Stephen Metcalfe MP pushes for ‘Dementia Friendly’ future

THURROCK and Basildon MP Stephen Metcalfe has pledged to make his office 'Dementia Friendly' and urged organisations in Thurrock and Basildon to...

Youngsters offered summer opportunity for adventure and learning with NCS Thurrock

YOUNG people in the borough are being offered the chance to learn skills and make a difference in their area this summer. Thurrock branch of...

Thurrock Council dispute with waste collection union rumbles on

THE dispute between Thurrock Council and members of the unite union who operate waste collection lorries is rumbling on. Workers are concerned that new vehicles...

Thurrock’s inspirational women: ladies making a difference in their local communities

TODAY (8 March) marks the 107th official International Women’s Day, a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. In the...

Thurrock – bit part player in a wider plan: A personal...

by ANDY LEVER - former Thurrock Gazette editor and Communications officer with Thurrock PCT and Thurrock Council AROUND 24 years ago I was one of hundreds...

Diabetes help and advice in Thurrock

FOLLOWING on from a successful ‘Living with Diabetes Day’ last month where more than 50 people with Type 2 diabetes benefited from advice and support...

Sharing and caring can change lives

ON the eve of its official launch the manager of a scheme in Thurrock aimed at helping improve the lives of those in...

Bike rider badly injured in Manorway crash

A MOTORBIKE rider has suffered potentially life-changing injuries in a crash on the Manorway at Corringham on Wednesday evening. Police are appealing for information following...

Tory Jackie holds Thurrock seat

CONSERVATIVE Jackie Doyle-Price held on to her Thurrock constituency seat in Thursday’s election, but her majority was cut by almost half. Ms Doyle-Price was run...