Thurrock Council

Major police investigation

Police have launched a murder investigation following the deaths of 39 people whose bodies were discovered in the container of a lorry in Grays on 23 October.

A book of condolence is open and an area for floral and memorial tributes has been created.

Go to major police investigation – Eastern Avenue, Grays.

Primary admissions

If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 you must apply for a reception school place for September 2020. If your child is in the last year at an infant school you must apply for a junior school place. You must apply between 1 November 2019 and 15 January 2020.

Go to primary school admissions.