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Hunt for missing man

Thurrock Gazette:

7:07pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a man missing from his home in south Essex.

PICTURES: Aveley's season kickstarted with double triumph

Thurrock Gazette:

5:50pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

AFTER a stuttering start, Aveley’s season has been well and truly kick-started.

Aveley pub to undergo refurbishment following takeover by local businessman

Thurrock Gazette:

5:22pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A POPULAR pub in Aveley will be given a new grand opening after being taken over by a local businessman.

DP World: Videos show workers at superport as drive to recruit more staff continues

Thurrock Gazette:

3:13pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

SUPERPORT DP World has released a series of videos in a bid to recruit more staff. 

TILBURY DEATH LATEST: Man from Northern Ireland arrested

Thurrock Gazette: Tilbury pic

2:35pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

POLICE in Northern Ireland have arrested a man on suspicion of manslaughter and facilitating illegal entry into the United Kingdom after 35 immigrants were found in a container that arrived at the Port of Tilbury.

Missing teenager from Grays found

Thurrock Gazette: Police searched for a missing elderly woman in Haugh Woods.

1:25pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

A TEENAGE boy who went missing from Grays last week has been found.

Police looking for man in connection to theft at Lakeside Shopping Centre

Thurrock Gazette:

11:55am Tuesday 19th August 2014

POLICE have released an image of a man they are looking for in connection to a theft at Lakeside Shopping Centre last month.

VIDEO: Vaughan excited by his attack-minded Tilbury

Thurrock Gazette:

10:10am Tuesday 19th August 2014

IT MIGHT have seemed strange that Tilbury chief Paul Vaughan was so upbeat after watching his side draw 2-2 to Harlow Town in an ill-tempered and dramatic affair.

Thurrock sees a rise in anti-social behaviour and hate crime during summer

Thurrock Gazette: Tonight's Thurrock Council meeting back at Civic Offices on New Road

10:02am Tuesday 19th August 2014

THURROCK Council’s housing enforcement team and the police have stepped up joint patrols following a rise in anti-social behaviour and hate crime during the summer.

Police on the hunt for man following assault in Grays

Thurrock Gazette:

9:36am Tuesday 19th August 2014

DETECTIVES are appealing for information on a man in connection to an assault.

Immigrants found in Tilbury shipping container "claiming asylum" as dead man named

Thurrock Gazette: Disaster banner tilbury resize.jpg for the homepage

7:11pm Monday 18th August 2014

34 immigrants found in a Tilbury shipping container are now claiming asylum.

Evening QEII queues made worse by broken-down lorry

Thurrock Gazette: Traffic at M25

6:22pm Monday 18th August 2014

THE daily QEII congestion, which flares during rush hour, is being made worse tonight by a broken down lorry.

Video: Moment immigrants are freed from Tilbury shipping container

Thurrock Gazette:

3:27pm Monday 18th August 2014

A harrowing video shows the moment immigrants were released from a shipping container at Tilbury. 

Traffic latest: Crashes in Bulphan and Grays causing delays

Thurrock Gazette:

2:37pm Monday 18th August 2014

A CRASH involving two vehicles in Bulphan is causing for the A128 to be partially blocked.

Sikh Gurdwara collecting donations for immigrants found in shipping container

Thurrock Gazette: Ariel shot of Tilbury Dock

10:53am Monday 18th August 2014

MEMBERS of the Grays Sikh community are collecting donations for the 34 immigrants found in a shipping container on Saturday.

Cabaret for charity

Thurrock Gazette:

10:00am Monday 18th August 2014

A FUN cabaret evening is to be held in Purfleet in aid of the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

Politicians back campaign to scrap hospital car park charges

Thurrock Gazette: The car park at St Luke's Hospital

7:30am Monday 18th August 2014

A LOCAL MP has spoken out against “unfair” hospital car parking charges.

Take away owner threatened at gun point

Thurrock Gazette: Favorite Chicken and Ribs Tilbury

8:26pm Sunday 17th August 2014

A TILBURY take away owner was forced to flee from his own shop after a man threatened him with a gun.

Police hunt man in knife attack probe

Thurrock Gazette: Man police want to speak to in connection with knife attack in Grays

8:10pm Sunday 17th August 2014

POLICE have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with a knife attack in Grays.

LATEST: Police release details of immigrants found in shipping container

Thurrock Gazette: Ariel shot of Tilbury Dock

7:20pm Sunday 17th August 2014

AN INTERNATIONAL murder probe has been launched after a suspected immigrant died in a shipping container at Tilbury Docks.

Alan lands a media award

Thurrock Gazette:

2:30pm Sunday 17th August 2014

A BUSINESSMAN and journalist from Grays was handed a lifetime achievement award in the International Aerospace Media awards recently.

Your Gazette: A champion of our community

Thurrock Gazette:

10:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

JULIE Barker, 47, has lived in South Ockendon all her life and owns the Tip Toe Stage School and Scalliwags Preschool.

Stanford and Corringham carnival is coming

Thurrock Gazette: ON DISPLAY: Fire engines on display at Preston Park, Stockton.

8:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

THE Stanford-le-Hope and Corringham carnival will weave its way through the towns’ streets on a fun-filled day later this month.

Harlow Town vs Tilbury

Thurrock Gazette: Paul Vaughan

2:55pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Live text commentary as Tilbury take on Harlow Town at the Harlow Arena

PICTURES: Tilbury boss optimistic after bad-tempered draw

Thurrock Gazette:

6:51pm Saturday 16th August 2014

PAUL Vaughan, the Tilbury boss, was optimistic about his side's performance - despite watching them squander a two-goal lead to league favourites Harlow Town.

LIVE: V Festival

Thurrock Gazette: James Arthur to perform at V Festival

12:30pm Saturday 16th August 2014

THE stages are set, the caterers are ready, and the bands are poised – the biggest party in Essex is about to begin!

National drum corps show makes its way to Thurrock

Thurrock Gazette:

12:00pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A NATIONAL drum corps show is making its way to Thurrock next month for the first time in 25 years.

Come and join the senior citizens

Thurrock Gazette:

9:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

SENIOR citizens are invited to join a weekly social group.

Residents back solar farm plan

Thurrock Gazette: Solar panels (2868174)

6:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

PLANS to turn a landfill site into a giant solar farm have been submitted to Thurrock Council.

Man shot himself after shooting his step-son

Thurrock Gazette: Police at the scene on Stanford Road, Orsett

4:36pm Friday 15th August 2014

A HATE-filled man wrote a letter mapping out a tragic plan to cause serious harm to his step-son before shooting himself, an inquest heard.

15-year-old boy missing from Grays

Thurrock Gazette:

3:11pm Friday 15th August 2014

A TEENAGE boy has gone missing from Grays.

Dog training will be fun for kids

Thurrock Gazette: Tockwith Show 2014
Dog training
Pic Katherine Batchelor (8877963)

3:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

CHILDREN are being invited to attend a fun dog training session.

Ancient art is revived at a North Stifford church

Thurrock Gazette: Chelmsford Cathedral

12:00pm Friday 15th August 2014

A CHURCH in North Stifford celebrated 100 years of the Diocese of Chelmsford through the ancient art of well dressing.

Thurrock parents stand to save £2.3million, the Government claims as it introduces free school meals

Thurrock Gazette: school meals generic

11:05am Friday 15th August 2014

PARENTS in Thurrock stand to save £2.3million per year as the the Government introduces free school meals for children aged four to seven.

Met Office weather warning for more flash flooding

Thurrock Gazette: Snow set for Gloucestershire as Met Office issues severe weather warning

8:59am Friday 15th August 2014

The Met Office have issued a weather warning as more storms are due to hit the area this afternoon.

The Weekly News' guide to V Festival

Thurrock Gazette:

7:00am Friday 15th August 2014

THE stages are set, the caterers are ready, and the bands are poised – the biggest party in Essex is about to begin!

I’m so grateful to hairdresser who helped to restore my hair

Thurrock Gazette:

6:00am Friday 15th August 2014

A YOUNG woman praised the help she received from a hairdresser after her shoulder- length hair fell out.

Come join our social club in Tilbury...

Thurrock Gazette: There are many ways to cut hoiday costs

8:20pm Thursday 14th August 2014

OLDER people are invited to join a weekly social group.

c2c treats residents to a day out by the seaside

Thurrock Gazette: Passenger taken ill, delaying trains

6:18pm Thursday 14th August 2014

TRAIN operator c2c and Tilbury Forum joined forces to offer residents a trip to the seaside.

Scam 69 pay tribute to new wave and punk stars

Thurrock Gazette:

12:00pm Thursday 14th August 2014

A NEW wave tribute band is coming to Stanford-le-Hope this week.

Thurrock students learn their fate on A-Level results day

Thurrock Gazette:

11:22am Thursday 14th August 2014

PUPILS across Thurrock have been collecting their A-Level and college results.

Holiday, but stay at home

Thurrock Gazette: Life pressures blamed for a spiralling need of food handouts

10:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

THE Salvation Army is holding its fourth Holiday at Home for lonely and older people.

Safety first for big lunch winners

Thurrock Gazette:

9:52am Thursday 14th August 2014

HUNDREDS of children turned up at the Big Lunch in Grays Town Park last month to learn about the importance of road safety at the event.

Young girl left terrified after being mauled by dog

Thurrock Gazette:

7:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

A GIRL, aged ten, was mauled by a dog in Grays.

VIDEO - Brown: We should have got something from the game

Thurrock Gazette:

12:27am Thursday 14th August 2014

JODY Brown, the Grays Athletic manager, said his side should have got something from the game against Margate.

Grays Athletic vs Margate

Thurrock Gazette: Jody Brown has joined Grays Athletic to 'further his career'

7:27pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Live text commentary as Grays Athletic host Margate in the Ryman Premier League

M25 smash causing delays

Thurrock Gazette: m25 j27 and 28

4:23pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

ONE lane is blocked on the M25 clockwise following a collision between a lorry and a car.

Children invited to take part in back to school sticker hunt

Thurrock Gazette:

3:03pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

CHILDREN are invited to take part in a fun Back to School Sticker Hunt at the Grays Shopping Centre.

Family hold charity evening for beloved dad

Thurrock Gazette:

3:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A LOVING family has organised a charity event in memory of aman who died from cancer last year.

Fish & Chip shop manager in Corringham fined for not having a TV licence

Thurrock Gazette: More than 1000 Wirral TV viewers caught without licence

12:46pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A FISH & chip shop manager caught without a TV Licence has been ordered to pay £420 by magistrates.

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