SPEED cameras could be put up and the speed limit reduced to 50mph on the A13.
The Highways Agency, who are responsible for the dual carriageway in Thurrock between Wennington and Tilbury, are exploring a number of options to improve the safety of the road - one being speed cameras and cutting the speed limit from 70mph to 50mph.
Thurrock is the envy of the county
IN the latest in our Your Gazette series, we speak to 18-year-old Abbie Maguire, who is the Tory candidate for the Stifford Clays ward at the May elections.
Fundraising call to provide lifesaving defibrillator for Grays
The devices already exist in Stanford-le-Hope, Corringham, East Tilbury and in Horndon-on-the- Hill, and one has just been purchased for Linford.
South Essex MP's discuss Lower Thames Crossing with Prime Minister
THURROCK MP's met with David Cameron today to raise their concerns over the options available for the Lower Thames Crossing.
c2c trains running late
Trains have to run at reduced speed on all lines so there are cancellations and delays of up to 15 mins at short notice.
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UPDATED: Freak wave kills Essex passenger aboard Tilbury-bound Marco Polo
The cruise ship, based out of the Port of Tilbury and operated by Cruise and Maritime Voyages, was bound for the Thurrock terminal when it was hit by a large wave off the coast of Cornwall.
Passenger dies after 'freak wave' hits ship
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Freak wave kills cruise passenger
The Cruise ship Marco Polo, shown here in Antarctica, was hit by a "freak wave" as it made its way into the English Channel, according to Cruise & Maritime Voyages.
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MP secures lower Thames crossing talks with David Cameron
THE MP for South Basildon and East Thurrock , Stephen Metcalfe, has secured a meeting with the Prime Minister to discuss options for a lower Thames crossing.