KEVIN Redmond has just published The Parish of Our Lady Star of the Sea, Tilbury with a foreword by Father Paul Dynan.
THURROCK Council has celebrated national Volunteers Week by recognising the wide range of opportunities available across the borough.
Stanford, Corringham and Tilbury Community First Responder Group recognised with Queen’s Award for Voluntary Services
STANFORD, Corringham and Tilbury Community First Responder Group has been recognised with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Services for 2018.
THE ONE Community Trust in Tilbury has been lauded with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. Independent Committee Chair, former broadcast journalist Sir Martyn Lewis said: “This year’s record number of Queen’s Award awardees are a powerful testimony to the remarkable achievements and innovative ideas which characterise volunteering in the UK. They prove that, more […]
WHY not join the Grays Beachcombers this Sunday and help clear discarded plastic from along the riverfront?
Lightship Cafe set to celebrate birthday. Full details on poster.
THE Royal British Legion presented the Tilbury on the Thames Trust with their certificate of affiliation recently, the only organisation to achieve this, at an event held at the London Cruise Terminal at the Port of Tilbury. The Trust also received four beautifully made furry mascots – Winston Churchill, Army, Navy and Airforce bears (see […]
The Big Lunch is coming to Aveley. Full details on poster.
A COMMUNITY park in Stanford-le-hope has joined forces with local companies Dogtopia Pet Services and Alicia’s Obedience Dog Training School to deliver the ever popular Dogtopia Show event.
AT their recent annual dinner and dance, Thurrock Lions presented the highest Lions achievement award, the Melvin Jones Award, to two of their long standing members. This is the first time that Thurrock Lions have presented this award to their members. There are only approx. 350 people in the world that hold such an honour. […]
CONTACT the Elderly, the national charity dedicated to helping socially isolated older people reconnect with their community, launched its 7th group in Thurrock over the weekend, providing a vital lifeline of support to a new group of socially isolated older people in Thurrock.
THURROCK CVS and Creative Blast bring the Hidden Gems project to a close this Bank Holiday Monday 7th May with a free community celebration at the green on the South Ockendon Centre from 11am-3pm.
THE Thurrock International Celebration of Culture will hit Grays High Street on Saturday 7th July with a multicultural feast of music, song and dance.
THE litter pickers have struck again, this time 14 of them on Tuesday morning at the RSPB Centre in Purfleet.
JOIN us at the Lightship Café, in Grays Beach Park, this Friday (20th of April) and get ready to be pampered.
HIDDEN Gems, Thurrock’s celebration of Creativity, Community and Culture delivered by Thurrock CVS and Creative Blast has continued apace over the Easter Holidays with various free, fun and engaging creative activities for local people.
Shedders, skills and smart cars THE Men’s Shed project at Hardie Park in Stanford le hope are hosting a Classic Car and Craft event to raise funds for the growing venture. The event will take place on Sunday 15th April between 10am and 4pm and consists of a classic car display, craft stalls, food, drink […]
LOCAL Church 24-7 Prayer Stanford has recently celebrated the end of two successful Aspire courses at both Ortu Gable Hall and Ortu Hassenbrook Academy. The Aspire Course is a 10-week bespoke course for students in Year 9.
KASSI’S CAKE SALE FOR NEW SLIDE KASSI May, aged 10 who attends East Tilbury Primary School has kindly donated £140 to Hardie Park for their new slide fund. She has held three separate cake sales in memory of her late grandad who loved to spend time with her at the community Park run by volunteers […]
LABOUR MEMBER of Parliament for the East of England, Alex Mayer, cut the ribbon on a new foyer at the Irish Club in Dock Road, Tilbury.
Emergency First Aid at Work Training (Level 2) valid for three years on Thursday 22 March 2017 – start at 9.30am and finish at 16.30pm
AT the weekend the 14 volunteers collected another 56 sacks of rubbish including at least 222 single use drink bottles from the beach area of Grays.
FOR the third year running Kim Taylor from Tubsie promotions will be running a fundraising night at The Old Regent Ballroom. This years event at The Old Regent will be a club classics theme, with dressing up optional!
THE Stanford Le Hope & Surrounding Area Fundraising team have launched their Easter egg appeal for 2018.