Tuesday Apr 8
Ofsted: More to be done in Thurrock
A REPORT looking into the way primary education is delivered in Thurrock has shown schools are "more optimistic" with the leadership of Thurrock Council than in the past despite a number of areas that still need improvement.
Delays and service alterations on c2c between Upminster and Shoeburyness
Trains that run between Pitsea and Barking via Grays are also being diverted to run via Basildon and therefore will not stop at Stanford-le-Hope, East Tilbury, Tulbury Town, Grays, Chafford Hundred, or Ockendon.
South End Standard
Are Government set to delay new crossing decision until after...
A DECISION on where a new Thames crossing will land might not be made until AFTER free-flow tolling has been introduced.
Campaigning - " Thurrock MP Jackie Doyle-Price, foreground, at Orsett Heath
A ROW has flared between Canvey and Thurrock after an MP said a new Thames crossing should go to the island.
Grays man jailed for placing cameras in women's toilets at work
A MAN who put up cameras in toilets at work so he could spy on his female colleagues has been jaied for 10 months.
Ofsted blitz so far... four must improve
The education watchdog hit the borough last month after Thurrock was again found to be in the bottom three nationally for the number of primary pupils attending good or outstanding schools.
Looking forward to the borough's future - " Tilbury dog groomer Lynn Lazenby
GRANDMOTHER Lynn Lazenby, 48, has lived in East Tilbury for ten years with her husband and two youngest children, Lily and Stanley, who go to East Tilbury Junior and Infant schools.