East Tilbury, Thurrock


Welcome to our consultation website for proposals to the west of East Tilbury in Thurrock, close to the former BATA factory. The area is around 74 ha in size, bounded by East Tilbury to the east and Linford village to the north, separated by the railway line.

Mulberry Land are bringing forward a plan for the area including new homes and community facilities, together with significant infrastructure improvements to ease congestion and provide a new bridge over the railway line.

You may be aware of the proposals, as they were first consulted on back in 2015. You can read more about the background here.

The outline planning application has now been updated, you can view the updated files here.

Site context
Red Line Boundary
Aerial video of East Tilbury

Benefits for East Tilbury

The proposal will bring a range of benefits to the local community, including:

  • A new bridge over the railway line
  • A network of pedestrian and cycle links to better connect East Tilbury to the wider area
  • The potential for re-routing of traffic away from the centre of East Tilbury
  • A new primary school
  • New homes including affordable housing
  • New commercial and community space
  • New children’s play and huge areas of outdoor recreation including the potential upgrade of local sports facilities