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Tributes and best wishes have been paid to a couple who have made a huge impact on the lives of local Salvationists

Posted: 10.09.21 by The Editor Local News



TWO Salvation Army divisional leaders are retiring next month with 70 years of service between them. Majors Norman and Margaret Ord took over the H...

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Jane's back on the Basildon Hospital wards after 20 years

Posted: 09.09.21 by The Editor Local Features



A nurse who stepped away from the profession 20 years ago is back on the wards thanks to a new scheme. Jane Warner hadn’t worked in a hospital fo...

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Wickford regeneration on the agenda

Posted: 09.09.21 by Charlie Ridler: BBC Local Democracy Reporting Service Local News



WICKFORD residents are set to have their say on how the future of the town centre could be transformed. According to Basildon Borough Council docum...

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RSPCA investigating after 15 sick puppies were abandoned in crate - four have died

Posted: 08.09.21 by The Editor Local News



THE RSPCA has launched an investigation after 15 sick puppies - thought to be from two different litters - were dumped in a crate on a road in Pitsea....

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Desecrated church is back in business and will host family event this coming weekend

Posted: 06.09.21 by The Editor Local News



A RURAL church building that was subject to damage and vandalism on New Year’s Eve has been rededicated after repairs. https://thurrock.n...

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Bringing back the good times with wide range of shows at the Towngate

Posted: 06.09.21 by The Editor Local News



BASILDON'S Towngate Theatre is really buzzing following the return to live performances after the Covid-19 lockdown and they have a wide range...

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Appeal to late night revellers after woman's drink was spiked

Posted: 05.09.21 by The Editor Local News



POLICE are hoping to track down a man they would like to speak to following the spiking of a woman’s drink. An appeal has gone out to South E...

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Council leader set for latest meet with residents

Posted: 05.09.21 by The Editor Local News



THE latest in the series of meetings by Basildon Council leader Andrew Baggott will take place on Wednesday (8 September). Cllr Baggott will be att...

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Police operation uncovers cannabis production site

Posted: 04.09.21 by The Editor Local News



A CANNABIS farm was discovered by police officers who executed three warrants yesterday (Friday, 3 September). A number of officers, some with dogs...

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Stabbing at Festival Leisure. Woman hit by car in another incident

Posted: 04.09.21 by The Editor Local News



DETECTIVES are appealing for information following two separate incidents reported overnight at Festival Leisure Park, Basildon. At around 2.35am t...

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