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Pupil liked school so much, he made it with Minecraft

Thurrock Gazette:

12:05pm Friday 28th August 2015

A PUPIL missed his old school so much he created a digital replica of it.

Anger at plight of stranded families

Thurrock Gazette:

3:37pm Thursday 27th August 2015

A CHURCH was turned into a makeshift hostel after seven families with young children found themselves stranded after Southend Carnival on Saturday.

Two more arrested in Albert murder investigation

Thurrock Gazette:

3:59pm Tuesday 25th August 2015

TWO further arrests have been made following the murder of a vulnerable man in his home.

A look at famous wreck on the 71st anniversary of her sinking

Thurrock Gazette:

12:33pm Friday 21st August 2015

TODAY marks 71 years since the SS Richard Montgomery sank off the coast of Shoebury taking 1,400 tonnes of explosives with her.

17th Century shipwreck in Thames Estuary yields more treasures from the deep

Thurrock Gazette:

12:00pm Thursday 20th August 2015

A WHEEL from the gun carriage of a 17th century shipwreck off the coast of Southend has been recovered in pristine condition.

Rough sleeper ‘left to die’ in Southend street

Thurrock Gazette:

6:00am Thursday 20th August 2015

A HOMELESS man was “left to die” on the streets of Southend after being thrown out of accommodation because of an alcohol problem.

Rough-sleepers ‘a sign of something broken’

Thurrock Gazette:

5:00pm Wednesday 19th August 2015

A COUNCILLOR has warned something is “clearly broken”

Two car accident blocks main road

Thurrock Gazette:

3:13pm Tuesday 18th August 2015

A MAJOR road in Southend is blocked following an accident between two vehicles.

Driver battered with golf club in road rage attack

Thurrock Gazette:

1:19pm Monday 17th August 2015

A DRIVER in his sixties was beaten to the floor with a golf club in a suspected road rage row.

Classic cars take to the road for 1914 fuel trial

Thurrock Gazette:

1:10pm Monday 17th August 2015

CLASSIC car enthusiasts united for the revival of a fuel trial which first started more than 100 years ago.

Man critical after being hit by car outside pub

Thurrock Gazette:

1:25pm Sunday 16th August 2015

A MAN is in a critical condition in hospital after being run over near a pub.

Man in sixties attacked near public park

Thurrock Gazette: £128,000 boost for community hall revamp

12:03pm Sunday 16th August 2015

A MAN in his sixties was struck over the head in an assault in a public park.

Boy rescued after being trapped in mud

Thurrock Gazette:

1:57pm Saturday 15th August 2015

A TEENAGER had to be rescued by firefighters after becoming trapped in mud up to his thighs.

Accident causes queues on Prince Avenue

Thurrock Gazette:

11:25am Saturday 15th August 2015

TRAFFIC is queuing around Cuckoo Corner following an accident in Southend.

Broadband goes down in Southend

Thurrock Gazette: Internet highway: 15,000 Muswell Hill residents will be able to enjoy super-fast broadband with fibre-optic technology

2:14pm Friday 14th August 2015

SKY customers across Southend and Rochford have been left without broadband following a fault.

‘Shanty town’ fear over unused garages

Thurrock Gazette:

8:00am Friday 14th August 2015

A “SHANTY town” of people living in disused garages is keeping residents awake at night.

Flood plans in place for weather warning

Thurrock Gazette:

1:29pm Thursday 13th August 2015

FLOOD plans have been drawn up to respond to torrential rainfall over Southend.

Garrii sells salon for US drag tour

Thurrock Gazette:

9:00am Thursday 13th August 2015

A HAIRDRESSER from Southend is set to re-enact the adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert after selling up his salon to tour around the USA as a drag act.

Residents moved out of care home

Thurrock Gazette:

6:30am Wednesday 12th August 2015

CARE home residents were moved out after a damning inspection report raised fears for their safety.

Help find them: Police release list of four wanted men

Thurrock Gazette:

1:22pm Tuesday 11th August 2015

Officers are trying to trace three men in connection with various offences.

Dangerous wire suspended across popular mountain biking route in Belfairs Wood, Leigh

Thurrock Gazette:

6:55pm Monday 10th August 2015

A DANGEROUS wire was suspended across a popular mountain biking track through Leigh woodland.

Campaigner Nicola is on a clean up rivers mission

Thurrock Gazette:

10:00am Monday 10th August 2015

CAMPAIGNING Nicola Bailey is on a one-woman mission to clean up rivers and waterways in Southend after getting sick of finding rubbish dumped in them.

Blues manager waxed for Tracy

Thurrock Gazette:

6:01pm Friday 7th August 2015

SOUTHEND United’s manager had his back waxed live on national television to raise money for double amputee Tracy Ralph.

Couple see granddaughter for last time in adoption row

Thurrock Gazette:

10:00am Tuesday 4th August 2015

A COUPLE have seen their grand-daughter for what could be the last time after losing a bid to adopt her.

Fall of the Empire - burned out theatre in pictures

Thurrock Gazette:

6:00am Monday 3rd August 2015

THIS is what arsonists did to the New Empire Theatre in Southend.

Ambulances sent to van and car crash

Thurrock Gazette:

6:18pm Friday 31st July 2015

TWO ambulances were sent to Leigh train station following a crash between a car and a van.

Call to change tip’s queue-hit entrance

Thurrock Gazette:

9:00pm Friday 31st July 2015

TRAFFIC jams on the road to Leigh Marshes are all down to problems at the entrance to the local tip, a councillor says, The claim was made as Sunday parking problems near Leigh railway station were raised at an Old Town Community Group meeting.

£4m bid to ‘refresh’ trains to Liverpool St

Thurrock Gazette:

7:30am Friday 31st July 2015

A RAIL company is planning a £4million package of improvements, including better cleaning and lighting on its trains between Southend and London.

Man arrested after "waving machete"

Thurrock Gazette:

1:34pm Wednesday 29th July 2015

A MAN has been arrested after allegedly waving a 10-inch machete around on Leigh Broadway.

Crooks' cash goes back into keeping you safe

Thurrock Gazette:

11:39am Wednesday 29th July 2015

More than £700,000 seized from criminals in Essex has been earmarked for crime-fighting projects in the last two years.

New bid to beat dog poo problem

Thurrock Gazette:

10:00am Wednesday 29th July 2015

DOG walkers are to be offered information and advice in an effort to get them to clean up after their pets at a nature reserve.

Empire Theatre fire was arson

Thurrock Gazette:

4:23pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

A FIRE which devastated a 120-year-old theatre was started deliberately, a fire investigation has found.

Dispatches from the last of our boys in Afghan

Thurrock Gazette:

2:00pm Tuesday 28th July 2015

Sweltering in 20kgs of body armour in 40C heat, the “guardian angels” of the Royal Anglian Regiment are still in Afghanistan. Their job is to protect the foreign advisers who are helping the Afghans establish infrastructure to make the post-Taleban state sustainable.

UPDATED WITH PICTURES: Crash blocks main road through Southend

Thurrock Gazette:

12:00pm Monday 27th July 2015

A MAIN road through Southend is blocked after a crash.

£1,000 stolen from train ticket office

Thurrock Gazette:

9:18am Monday 27th July 2015

A THOUSAND pounds has been stolen from a train ticket office at Southend Airport.

That’s the Spirit! We are working together to help the homeless

Thurrock Gazette:

7:30am Friday 24th July 2015

AHEAD of my call to street pastor Del Thomas, he tells me I can ring any time as he “will be up for ages”.

‘Niggling’ led me to wanting to become ordained

Thurrock Gazette:

2:06pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

ACOLLEGE tutor has become the first female deacon at a 500-yearold south Essex church following her ordination.

Strong poker faces wanted for 24 hour tournament

Thurrock Gazette:

1:40pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

CARD players are being asked to get their poker faces on for a whopping 24 hours to raise money for unpaid carers.

Migrant crisis delays holidays

Thurrock Gazette:

12:11pm Thursday 23rd July 2015

A HOLIDAY maker from Shoebury has described how she was delayed for two hours at the Channel Tunnel due to the migrant crisis at Calais.

Historic building rebuilt after catastrophic fire

Thurrock Gazette:

6:30am Thursday 23rd July 2015

A LANDMARK building which was destroyed by fire more than four years ago has been restored to its former glory.

Shop wrecked by drugs farm in flat

Thurrock Gazette:

7:00am Wednesday 22nd July 2015

A COMPUTER shop suffered up to £12,000 of damage after its premises were flooded due to a cannabis farm in the flat above.

Border Force officers descend on marina

Thurrock Gazette:

4:34pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

BORDER Force officers swarmed on a south Essex marina in what was a suspected false alarm.

Train company unveils £1 kids' tickets

Thurrock Gazette: Changing trains – the c2c line which runs from south Essex to Fenchurch Street is up for grabs as the franchise expires.

1:48pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

PARENTS could be quids in this summer with £1 children’s train tickets.

Arise, Sir David...

Thurrock Gazette:

2:00pm Tuesday 21st July 2015

MP Sir David Amess has been knighted by the Queen at a ceremony at Windsor Castle.

Seawater floods Southend road

Thurrock Gazette:

4:42pm Monday 20th July 2015

A SOUTHEND road has flooded with what appears to be seawater.

Councillor's Pole position over marina

Thurrock Gazette:

3:00pm Monday 20th July 2015

A SENIOR councillor outlined his vision of what a marina could look like in Southend – and it’s in Poland.

Bold project to restore Royal Terrace building

Thurrock Gazette:

8:00am Monday 20th July 2015

PLANS have been revealed to restore one of Southend’s oldest buildings to its former glory.

Four arrested in police traffic op

Thurrock Gazette: Police caught Khuran Zaman shortly after reports of a masked man breaking into a car

9:01am Friday 17th July 2015

THREE drivers were arrested at Benfleet as part of a police traffic operation.

Police want to speak to this man after burglary

Thurrock Gazette:

12:07pm Thursday 16th July 2015

THE identity of this man is wanted by police following a burglary in Rayleigh.

Three snared in cop traffic op

Thurrock Gazette:

3:00pm Thursday 16th July 2015

THREE people have been charged with serious motoring offences following a routine traffic operation in Southend.

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