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Wheelie bin collections brought forward to 6am over the summer

Wheelie bin collections brought forward to 6am over the summer

Ambulance services urges people to stay safe and take precautions in the warm weather

Ambulance services urges people to stay safe and take precautions in the warm weather

Thurrock Council to expand Homelink service to replace closing mobile library service

Thurrock Council to expand Homelink service to replace closing mobile library service

Cricket player taken to hospital after on-field brawl

Cricket player taken to hospital after on-field brawl

Firefighters tackle shop fire in Chadwell St Mary

Firefighters tackle shop fire in Chadwell St Mary

Essex set for heatwave as temperatures set to be highest since 2006

Essex set for heatwave as temperatures set to be highest since 2006

A Socketts Heath teen drinking spot

Council asks for public help in crackdown on shops selling alcohol to teens

Man-and-dog team Trevor and Teddy to run 100 miles in ten days

Man-and-dog team Trevor and Teddy to run 100 miles in ten days

AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert

BUS CRASH HORROR: Latest: Injured pupils in 'good spirits' and looking forward to coming home this week

Mayor Sue Gray with armed forces veterans

Veterans turn out to raise the flag for Armed Forces Day

15-year-old driver arrested following a police chase

UPDATE: 16-year-old driver charged with failing to stop for police

The former Grays Gas Works site, off London Road

We do not want 186 new homes, Grays residents tell council

BGT’s Youth Creation at Karis May’s show

BGT’s Youth Creation at Karis May’s show

Festive Road

Pedal-powered theatre is close at Village Beach!

Man charged after Grays assault

Man charged after Grays assault

Sport

Stanford star - Hayley McLean

Hurdler Hayley McLean feeling sharp again after bronze medal display at national championships

n Tough mum! Nina Hughes celebrates her comeback with with son Leo

Former Great Britain boxing star Nina Hughes wins on return to ring

Boss - John Coventry

East Thurrock United manager scraps reserves as he back young guns to make step up

Another win – for Liam Desmond

Corringham's Liam Desmond remain unbeaten after latest bout

Dip – Michael Shortall

Depleted Thurrock Harriers battle on to claim third-place in Southern Athletics League meeting

Connor Witherspoon – has moved from Rocks to Maldon & Tiptree    PIC: FRANK REID

Connor Witherspoon: Why I left East Thurrock United for Maldon & Tiptree

Leading the way – Mikkel Bech in action against Wolverhampton Wolves on Monday night             Picture: ROB NEWELL/TGS PHOTOS

Lakeside Hammers back on track after double win

On the offensive – Tey Lynn-Jones (black shorts)

Tey Lynn-Jones beats Tommy Marcon in Queensbury Boxing League debut

Katie Head produced biggest hammer throw for her age group with superb BP

Katie Head produces biggest hammer throw for her age group with superb PB

What a season – the Aveley Under-15 team won their league in style

Aveley under-15s win league title

Star performers – the Biggin Hill medallists with their coaches, sensei Densign White and sensei Lurie Burazer

Grays judo club takes fine medal haul in meetings

Grays Athletic boss Mark Bentley frustrated as he aims to tie down star names

Grays Athletic boss Mark Bentley frustrated as he aims to tie down star names

Great run - for Khai Riley La-Borde

Riley La-Borde clocks PB in 110m to make him fourth fastest in under-23 group in the UK

Kris Newby - a new, but familiar, face at Rookery Hill

East Thurrock United boss John Coventry excited by new faces

National Sport

Former Liverpool striker John Aldridge has urged the club to cash in on Raheem Sterling.

Aldridge: Reds should sell Sterling

Kauto Star won the King George VI Chase at Kempton five times and became the first horse to regain the Cheltenham Gold Cup

Star put down after paddock fall

Petr Cech has joined Arsenal

Seaman hails Cech signing

Andy Murray, pictured, liked what he saw of Liam Broady's Wimbledon show

Murray off to perfect start

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