Benfleet


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Benfleet

(ˈbɛnˌfliːt)
n
(Placename) a town in SE England, in S Essex on an inlet of the Thames estuary. Pop: 48 539 (2001)
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Essex Police believe the blaze in Boyce Green, Benfleet, was a deliberate act.
Spink, from Benfleet, will be sentenced in the New Year, along with James Parkin, 39, who forged signatures from the electoral register.
British provider of freight management services, Xpediator, has bought global freight forwarder Benfleet Forwarding.
30 October 2017 - UK-based freight management services provider Xpediator plc (LSE: XPD) has acquired the UK-based international freight forwarder Benfleet Forwarding Ltd, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 30, 2017-Xpediator Acquires UK Freight Forwarder Benfleet for GBP 6.
Former brokers Noel Cryan, 49, of Chislehurst, Kent; Danny Wilkinson, 48, of Hornchurch, Essex; Colin Goodman, 53, of Epsom, Surrey; James Gilmour, 50, of Benfleet, Essex; and Terry Farr, 44, of Southend-on-Sea in Essex, had been cleared on Wednesday of conspiracy to defraud by trying to manipulate the Libor rate linked to the Yen.
Noel Cryan, 49, of Chislehurst, Kent; Danny Wilkinson, 48, of Hornchurch, Essex; Colin Goodman, 53, of Epsom, Surrey; James Gilmour, 50 of Benfleet, Essex; and Terry Farr, 44, of Southend-on-Sea in Essex - have all been cleared of conspiracy to defraud by trying to manipulate the Libor rate linked to the Yen.
Jon Harbinson, 42, of Beresford Gardens, Benfleet, Essex, was cleared of the two offences.
Harbinson, of Beresford Gardens, Benfleet, Essex, is accused of conspiracy to commit burglary at Hatton Garden Safe Deposit between May 17 2014 and 7.
Four other men - Carl Wood, 58, of Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, Jon Harbinson, 42, of Benfleet, Essex, and William "Bill" Lincoln, 60, and Hugh Doyle, 48, both of London - are on trial accused of being involved in the Hatton Garden raid.
Worpole's trail takes walkers from a small ex-fishing town (Benfleet) to a larger one (Leigh-onSea) via a wilder stretch of agrarian fields and the saltmarshes that accompany Benfleet Creek as it makes its short journey to the nearby Thames estuary.
And there was traffic chaos in Essex with flooding in Basildon, Billericay, Benfleet and Southend.