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Police at Tilbury docks after the immigrants were discovered in a container

Breaking Two men to face retrial over immigrants being smuggled into Tilbury Docks

Purfleet lorry driver witnesses scores of migrants trying to storm Channel Tunnel

Purfleet lorry driver witnesses scores of migrants waiting to storm Channel Tunnel

'Mixed' recycling bins likely to go as new government rules kick in

'Mixed' recycling bins likely to go as new government rules kick in

£3k reward on offer for information on brutal Purfleet industrial estate attack

£3k reward on offer for information on brutal Purfleet industrial estate attack

Police launch appeal as 35-year-old woman goes missing from Grays

Police launch appeal as 35-year-old woman goes missing from Grays

Businessman offers reward to find vile conmen who tricked pensioner

Businessman offers £500 reward to find vile conmen who tricked pensioner

Niamh Warby of St Thomas of Canterbury Primary School

Road safety winners get a bag full of goodies!

Council costs set to rise as Tilbury Recycling plant closes

Council costs set to rise as Tilbury Recycling plant closes

Thurrock Council beats Eastern England neighbours for NEET support

Thurrock Council beats Eastern England neighbours for NEET support

Niamh Warby, St Thomas of Canterbury Primary School

School kids win Thurrock Council road safety competition

Essex firefighters cleared of all charges in abuse case

Essex firefighters cleared of all charges in abuse case

Can you help? Vile tricksters rob Grays pensioner of life-savings in garden con

Can you help? Vile tricksters rob Grays pensioner of life-savings in garden con

Anthony Benham and Ian Maguire deny all charges against them

Abuse case lawyer: Don't judge firefighter actions by modern standards

Police at Tilbury docks after the immigrants were discovered in a container

Man cleared of smuggling immigrants into Tilbury Docks

Brutal Purfleet assault to be reconstructed on Crimewatch tonight

Brutal Purfleet assault to be reconstructed on Crimewatch tonight

Anthony Benham

Lawyer: Firefighter accused of abusing junior colleagues in 1980s should not be judged by modern standards

You Tube star Marcus Butler to sign copies of book at Lakeside

You Tube star Marcus Butler to sign copies of book at Lakeside

Police and bailiffs at the Belhus Park site

VIDEO: Police and bailiffs move in to evict travellers from Belhus Park site

Essex Police and Crime Commissioner Nick Alston

Crime commissioner expects police to deal with Belhus Park travellers

The crossing on Monday morning

Dartford Crossing road layout works complete

Thurrock Council unhappy with police over Belhus traveller eviction

Thurrock Council unhappy with lack of police action as Belhus Park traveller drama enters fourth day

Julian Drury

Extra 1,400 seats being introduced on c2c commuter trains

Thurrock Council issues warning to elderly and vulnerable residents to avoid cold callers

Thurrock Council issues warning to elderly and vulnerable residents over cold callers

Crash causing delays on M25 near Dartford Crossing

Crash causing delays on M25 near Dartford Crossing

Basildon Crown Court

Thurrock Council wins jail sentence for man who sold £24,000 worth of pirated CDs and DVDs

Essex man jailed for money laundering after police investigate corrupt Nigerian governor

Essex man jailed for money laundering after police investigate corrupt Nigerian governor

Chelmsford painter delights cruise passengers with her art classes

Chelmsford painter delights cruise passengers with her art classes

Famous resident – Alfred Wallace and his house, The Dell

Down Memory Lane - Free lecture on town’s top scientist Wallace

Gift – Frank Claydon at the primary school

Rotary books presented to Chadwell St Mary Primary School

The Grays campus

Nail industry experts to partner college with new beauty course

The protest at the proposed biomass power plant site in Grays

Council leader backs campaigners against biomass plant plans

Karis May Variety show draws huge crowd of 5,000 and raises £8,000

Karis May Variety show draws huge crowd of 5,000 and raises £8,000

Tony Marshall

Tony swims Channel in tribute to best friend

Police warn motorists to take care ahead of heavy rainfall

Police warn motorists to take care ahead of heavy rainfall

Cadets – show chairman Ian Frood hands over the cheque

Orsett Show funds help out two Thurrock groups

Councillors and health groups voice fears about Adult Social Care cuts

Councillors and health groups voice fears about Adult Social Care cuts

Councillors slam ‘lack’ of public consultation as Grays’ walk-in centre is confirmed to close

Councillors slam ‘lack’ of public consultation as Grays’ walk-in centre is confirmed to close

Councillors slammed a ‘lack’ of public consultation as Grays walk-in centre is confirmed to close

Councillors slammed a ‘lack’ of public consultation as Grays walk-in centre is confirmed to close

Justin Moorhouse

Orsett Hall comedy club returns tonight!

The numbers add up – Kabul Sandu with fellow campaigners

Corringham green belt plans - 2,762 reasons to say no

Dancers–Alice Routledge, left, and India Maynard-Cooney - and their mums

Britain's Got Talent girls to dance for the Queen

Footballer – Fred, right, in action for Tilbury in the Sixties

Tributes paid to a popular Thurrock footballer Fred Ryder

Enjoy the outdoors at the annual Canvey Garden Trail

Top 10 events in south Essex this weekend

Tilbury's GP services at 'crisis point' with one doctor suspended and two more in special measures

Tilbury's GP services at 'crisis point' with one doctor suspended and two in special measures

Six men appear in court over multi-million pound Tilbury docks drug haul

Six men appear in court over multi-million pound Tilbury docks drug haul

Council leader speaks out after £20m Serco contract is terminated

Council leader speaks out after £20m Serco contract is terminated

Convicted people smuggler Taha Sharif

Breaking Man found guilty of smuggling immigrants into Tilbury docks

Thurrock MP Jackie Doyle-Price

MP Jackie: 'We need to work together to punch our weight with Government'

Essex could be hit by heavy rain and gale-force winds on Friday

Essex could be hit by heavy rain and gale-force winds on Friday

Elderly day care and jobs to go as part of cost cutting?

Elderly day care and jobs to go as part of cost cutting?

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