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12:00pm Friday 17th May 2013
“IT IS a national evil that any class of Her Majesty’s subjects should receive any less than a living wage for their upmost exertions” – so said Winston Churchill 100 years ago when setting up the Agricultural Wages Board.
11:58am Friday 17th May 2013
11:47am Friday 17th May 2013
IT'S great to see Stanford-le-Hope is getting a £1million investment in its railway station and it’s also great a new line is being put in to stop all the freight from the port going through the town.
11:44am Friday 17th May 2013
11:39am Friday 17th May 2013
RE: your article (Sadness as charitable trust closes, Gazette April 26), may I firstly applaud the work of Cory Environmental Trust, which has greatly benefitted local communities here in south east Essex.
11:37am Friday 17th May 2013
Your Say Your Thurrock
THIS shows how councillors of all colours are capable of making solid planning decisions based on the needs of the local community unlike the Development Corporation. I'm glad that they saw through the plans, which in effect were just flats on top of a gym. Well done to all councillors. − Bernard 87, Chafford HundredLeisure centre flats plan is thrown out »
A SUPER initiative! Maybe schools should do more of this to promote self-esteem amongst their pupils? A genuine life skill that will produce confident individuals who make a positive contribution to society! − E.C.M2012Contest success for our young speakers »
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