OVER 100 party people enjoyed the 80’s night in the Piano Bar at The Old Regent last Friday. Guests were treated to live music and vocals from previous X Factor finalist the amazing Austin Drage and his musical partner James. 1980’s Music continued to 1am with the superb Leon C ( Leon Rowlands) The guests […]
A market place with no money changing hands, where people shared skills, stories and community spirit, was set up in Stanford-le-Hope with the help of the Eden Project.
Diary date.. Tuesday 4th April 2017 is the next Hardie Park bounce day Bounce bounce with Bizzy Bouncers Events from 11-3pm for £5. Hardie Park is off Scratton Road in Stanford-le-Hope.
By Nafisat Ishola STANFORD-le-Hope residents can await more exciting events and changes, as the Director sets his sights high for the future. Father of three, local and Friends of Hardie Park Director Rob Groves, has taken a once derelict and littered park, to a family orientated recreational space that is ideal for local residents. The […]
VETERAN removals man, Bernie Lawrence is set to retire after over forty years in the business. The business is Hockley Removals, a company well known in Stanford-le-Hope as well as the length and breadth of the country. As Bernie says, he has been as far as Southend. That will be Southend on the Mull of […]
A CHARITY cream tea was held in aid of a brave Grays woman who is fighting cancer. Nikki Nye is presently undergoing treatment of bone cancer and her family and friends want to raise awareness. The tea was organised by Nicola Topliss and friends and held at the Gateway People’s Centre in Stanford-le-Hope. They raised […]
THE OWNERS of the Star Car Park in Stanford-le-Hope have been taken to court over an alleged failure to keep the area free of rubbish.
A ‘Lifetime Home’ in Thurrock has proved the ideal location for a disabled young man to call home and follow his dreams of going to college.
Rubens Sabbarese (26) and his father
A BIG-hearted Stanford resident is undertaking a number of acts of charitable kindness across the area. Paul Luke has started the “Stanford Le Hope and Surrounding Area Fundraising Team”. Paul said: “I started my fundraising team just under two years ago and have since raised nearly £25,000 for a number of local groups and charities. […]
A STANFORD-le-Hope community activist has urged a review into the sale of the Sandpits Car Park near the town centre.
THE STANFORD and Corringham Townswomen Guild recently celebrated their fiftieth birthday.
A COUNCILLOR for Stanford-le-Hope has asked for facilities for off road bikers as part of a Thurrock Council sports plan.
DAVID Wilson Homes Eastern Counties donated £250 to the 2nd Stanford-le-Hope Scouts to fund the purchase of a cooker for their hut. The homebuilder is currently building homes at Stanford Park, its development on Butts Lane.
THE Pride of Essex Awards 2016 were held at the Anglia Ruskin University. Katie Yoxall-Davies from Stanford-Le-Hope won the Child of Courage Award (sponsored by The Cornell Centre)
STANFORD-Le-Hope Primary school held a careers day on Tuesday 29th November. Local business and careers advisors came into school to talk to all of the children about their careers and the skills needed.
WORKS to replace the knee-high wooden fencing around the playing fields on Billet Lane, Stanford le Hope, have been completed following concerns raised by local residents.
A MAN has died following a collision involving two scrambler bikes.
ESSEX Police are appealing for help to find Graham Timms, 21, from Stanford-le-Hope, who is wanted. Timms is described as white, 5ft 11ins tall, of slim build with dark brown hair.
LOCAL resident, Victoria Renaldo-King is walking over 26 miles in memory of her brother.
DETECTIVES investigating the robbery of a teenager have released CCTV images of two people they would like to speak to in connection with their enquiries.
STANFORD West Conservative councillors – Shane Hebb and Terry Piccolo – continue to push for a gate to be installed at the entrance of the Rainbow Lane pathway to the sea wall.
THE THURROCK Community Safety Partnership had what appears to be a productive night as they addressed a number of anti-social behaviour issues.
ESSEX Firefighters were called to a two vehicle road traffic collision in Buckingham Hill Road, Linford.
ESSEX Firefighters were called to a flat fire in Stanford Le Hope. Crews administered first aid to a woman suffering with smoke inhalation. Firefighters had extinguished the fire by 14:16hrs.