Basildon News

Support continues to grow for tram plan to link Basildon, Thurrock and Canvey with North Kent

Posted: 18.01.21 by The Editor Local News



SUPPORT continues to grow in South Essex for a company’s plans to create a new tram network connecting regional centres like Basildon, Thurrock and ...

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Charity places new team in Basildon to help combat cancer

Posted: 18.01.21 by The Editor Local News



A TEAM of three new Macmillan support workers have taken up positions at Basildon Hospital alongside three busy cancer teams at Mid and South Essex N...

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Woman cut from car after crash at Sadlers Farm

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Local News



FIREFIGHTERS rescued a woman after a road traffic collision close to the Sadlers Farm Roundabout near Basildon yesterday (Saturday, 16 January) at 9.1...

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New mass vaccination centre to open in Wickford tomorrow

Posted: 17.01.21 by The Editor Local News



A MASS Covid-19 vaccination centre that could offer the jab to hundreds of people a day and will be available to anyone living within a 45-minute driv...

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Police appeal for witnesses to disabled dog accident that caused life-changing injuries to woman

Posted: 16.01.21 by The Editor Local News



POLICE are appealing for witnesses to a life-changing accident caused by a dog whose legs are mounted on a wheeled mobility aid. It happened on Cla...

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Appeal by police after man is threatened with knife before being robbed at Basildon underpass

Posted: 15.01.21 by The Editor Local News



POLICE are looking to trace witnesses to a robbery in Basildon on Saturday, 9 January. Three men jumped in front of the 35-year-old man as he rode ...

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Snow warning for Basildon and eastern region

Posted: 15.01.21 by The Editor Local News



THE Met office has given a warning that Basildon could be hit be heavy snow over the weekend, with the main period being from 3am tomorrow Saturday, 1...

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Victim thanks police after conviction of Basildon man for historic child sex abuse

Posted: 14.01.21 by The Editor Local News



A VICTIM of sexual abuse has thanked Essex Police after a Basildon man was convicted of child abuse that took place over a three year period 30 years ...

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New public open space will have trees and ponds in boost to local environment and well-being

Posted: 14.01.21 by The Editor Local News



AN new area of public open space is set to become a centre for sustained environmental activity in a plan described as ‘brilliant’ and a r...

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Call to help drive major Basildon youth initiative forward

Posted: 13.01.21 by The Editor Local News



A CALL has gone out to local residents to help play key roles in a major new youth initiative in the Basildon area. OnSide Youth Zones are designed...

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