MEMBERS of Thurrock’s NEW LGBT+ Community Forum are holding an event to mark LGBT+ History Month (this month-long event celebrates the history and achievements of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people in the United Kingdom).
FOR most of us January starts with us catching up with things we were too busy to complete in December, and for Thurrock CPT it is no different. We have held a vast amount of meetings and partnership strategy groups during January, and have also achieved some great results.
CHADWELL St Mary Community Forum will meet on Thursday February 22nd 2018 in Emmanuel Church, Sleepers Farm Road, at 7.30pm.
THE GRAYS Beachcombers will be back on the foreshore this week, in their on-going campaign to clean up the borough.
WEST Thurrock and South Stifford residents are calling on Thurrock Council to improve the lighting on the zebra crossings along London Road.
KINETIKA is delighted to announce their involvement in PROCESSIONS, a mass participation artwork to mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which gave the first British women the right to vote.
THERE will be a meeting for local residents and those with an interest in one of the UK’s most exciting regeneration schemes.
SOUTH OCKENDON residents are being kept awake by “noisy” roadworks taking place on Daiglen Drive.
FRIENDS of Hardie Park in Stanford-le-hope are launching their second Footpaths Personal Development Programme supporting local residents suffering with anxiety,
depression and mental health issues. The programme provides a 12 week support plan offering personal development workshops, skills training and 1-2-1 sessions.
VOLUNTEER Centre Thurrock is holding a special ‘New Year, New You’ Volunteer Recruitment Fair in Grays Shopping Centre on Friday 26th January between 10am – 4pm.
THE THURROCK Autism support group gives you a chance to meet other parents/carers of children on the Autism spectrum. It’s a great place to chat, share experiences and even ask for advice from others who just “get it”.
THURROCK Soup events aim to help inspire social enterprise and business ideas from Thurrock residents and offer advice and support in starting a new business and in identifying funding. To take part, participants are invited to treat themselves to a bowl of tasty soup and a roll for £5, all of which goes into a […]
A MOTHER of a man who went missing has thanked the police officers who cared for him.
LOCAL charity Friends of Hardie Park will be holding their Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 23rd January at Hardie Park Cafe, Hardie Road.
SEVENTEEN hardy souls went down to the riverside in Grays and cleaned up.
A FOUR-year-old Stanford-le-Hope girl’s balloon has made it all the way to Holland!
THE ESSEX Police Crime and Fire Commissioner will be hosting a meeting in Aveley at the end of January.
SINCE we launched in 2008, we have followed the journey of a number of people who have a can-do spirit.
ST. Luke’s Hospice were surprised and delighted to receive gifts from tenants and staff based in the ‘Old Courthouse, Grays’ who held a Christmas Tree Gift Drive in support of the Hospice.
Purfleet-on-Thames Christmas Quiz. Full details on the poster.
THURROCK Council has negotiated an agreement with the owners of King Street Car Park, Stanford le Hope to provide two hours free parking over the Christmas and New Year period.
A riverside haven for visiting mariners from all over the world has been giving a helping hand this Christmas by the Port of London Authority (PLA).
A TILBURY community-focussed organisation has received a welcome cash boost from the lottery.
THE £1billion Purfleet regeneration project takes another step forward on Monday (4 December).