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Thurrock Gazette

The Thurrock Gazette is a weekly freesheet tabloid newspaper distributed to households in the Borough of Thurrock in Essex, including the towns of Grays, Purfleet and Tilbury.

It was founded in 1884 as the Grays & Tilbury Gazette, and Southend Telegraph. In 1901 it dropped the Southend Telegraph from the title. With the first issue of 1937 it became the Essex & Thurrock Gazette, and Grays & Tilbury Gazette; it adopted its present title in 1965.

It’s published by Newsquest (Essex) from editorial offices in Grays.

It comes out on Fridays. An e-edition’s also available free from the website.

  • Address:
  • Thurrock Gazette
    91 Orsett Road
    RM17 5EX
  • Tel:
  • 01375 411514
  • Fax:
  • 01375 411508