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.
THIS summer sporting fever came to Tilbury with the inaugural ‘Tilbury Olympic Games’ with over 40 local young people taking part.
YOUNG dancers from Elite Dance Academy officially opened a new play park in Tilbury called ‘Athlone Park’ on 1 September. The kids were joined by the team from the Port of Tilbury who funded and created the park
A GROUP of community minded residents gathered together on Sunday morning (Aug 27th) to help clean up a corner of East Tilbury.
WORK continues to re-establish the library service and Bata Heritage Centre Museum in East Tilbury but residents can still access lots of services. A small library service is being run in East Tilbury Village Hall every Thursday and Friday from 10am to 3.30pm. Baby Rhyme time continues at 11am and the Knit and Natter group […]
Gary Henty reckons the Bostik North will be very tough this season, but if the Dockers can improve on the twelfth position they finished last term, then he will be happy. “There will be three big clubs coming down from the Premier who will have big budgets. Hertford Town and Mildenhall Town who came […]
NATIONAL Express train operator c2c and local community groups jointly known as Tilbury Spirit, combine to give Tilbury residents a free day out to Southend-on-Sea on Saturday 19 August 2017. More than 400 passengers, will have the opportunity to enjoy an 8 carriage free private train to and from Southend as a special summer day […]
COALHOUSE Fort Park in East Tilbury Village has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the UK.
A FUN-PACKED day down in East Tilbury is coming up soon. Full details on poster.
CRUISE and Maritime Voyages (CMV) www.cruiseandmaritime.com was very active last week at the London Cruise Terminal in Tilbury when TV personality Angela Rippon CBE named its latest fleet addition Columbus on Thursday.
A DOG found close to death – dumped on a pile of rubbish in Essex – has bounced back to health thanks to round-the-clock care by RSPCA staff.
WHEN you arrive at the Tilbury Needlework group it is a hub of activity and at its centre is Gwen Perkins. Gwen is 87 years old and has a huge amount of skill and passion for needlework craft.
TILBURY Pioneer Academy has nursery spaces available.
Seafarers ‘charity supports ship crew after master’s death SEAFARERS’ charity Apostleship of the Sea (AoS) has responded to the pastoral needs of a group of seafarers after their captain was found dead on their ship during a voyage from New York, United States to Tilbury, Essex. The container ship, Santa Bettina, was a week into […]
OWNERS of the King’s Head in West Tilbury have put it up for auction, but residents and friends of the pub have vowed that they will not give up on their aim to have it re-opened after a year of closure.
Timebank Coffee Morning in Tilbury on Wednesday May 31st. Full details on poster.
FIRE Crews were called to a horse which was stuck in a ditch.
GOBIONS Park in East Tilbury has received a much needed facelift during the Easter holidays, thanks to the generosity of S Walsh & Sons. Supporting local community efforts by the Friends of Gobions Park, Walsh’s have completely refreshed the bark surfaces within the children’s playground, repainted goalposts and spruced up the zip line. The local […]
SCHOOLS within the Gateway Learning Community recently held a specialist Number Day, to raise funds for the NSPCC.
DESPITE setbacks caused by the arson attack on East Tilbury library in early January, the Bata Heritage Centre volunteers will open the doors of East Tilbury Scout Group’s hall
COULD you write an sonnet about your Easter Bonnet? Or maybe you just want to have fun in the park in East Tilbury.
Medic House in Tilbury and Appledore Medical Centre in East Tilbury belonging to Dr M.K. Ramachandran gets a ‘Good’ CQC rating. Dr M.K. Ramachandran’s practices, Medic House in Tilbury and Appledore Medical Centre in East Tilbury are awarded a ‘Good’ rating following the latest inspection by the NHS watchdog, the Care Quality Commission (CQC). As […]
FIRE Crews were called to a fire at a scrap yard in Station Road, East Tilbury, in the early hours of this morning (Wednesday 22 March).