RYANAIR will begin operating flights from London Southend Airport next year, it has announced.
FASHION chain New Look is continuing to cut prices as it tries to turn around its business reports the BBC.
NEWRIVER has announced the acquisition of Grays Shopping Centre for £20.2 million. The acquisition comprises a community shopping centre with 177,300 sq ft of retail space and a 32,000 sq ft office building with permitted development rights for residential conversion, on a 4.7 acre site located in the centre of Grays. The acquisition price represents […]
DEPARTMENT store chain House of Fraser is to close 31 of its 59 shops, affecting 6,000 jobs, as part of a rescue deal reports the BBC. If the plan is approved, 2,000 House of Fraser jobs will go, along with 4,000 brand and concession roles. The stores scheduled for closure, which include its flagship London […]
ON 21 June 2018, Essex Chambers, in association with c2c, Holiday Inn Basildon, Radio Essex, and South Essex College, are on track to have another great networking event
Discovering Business in Essex 2018 Chelmsford City Racecourse, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1QP Wednesday 6th June 2018 Discovering Business in Essex is one of the largest B2B exhibitions in the county and will be taking place on Wednesday 6th June 2018 at Chelmsford City Racecourse, from 10.00am to 3.00pm. http://www.discoveringbusinessinessex.co.uk/reception.htm It will feature exhibitors across Essex […]
MITSUBISHI Motors in the UK has signed a 10-year lease for a 1,281 sq ft store at intu Lakeside. Designed by London-based creative agency Dalziel & Pow.
PURFLEET-based Canute Haulage Group creditors stand to lose millions of pounds following the sale of the business earlier this month via a pre-pack administration reports MotorTranport.Com A report by administrator FRP Advisory states that as of 18 May unsecured creditors face a deficit of £7m. The administrator estimated that creditors could ultimately see a return […]
AN award-winning stevedoring company, Solent Stevedores five-acre off-dock yard will offer a broad range of next-generation empty container handling and storage services from the UK’s most integrated deep-sea port and logistics hub.
HOTEL chain Travelodge says it wants to open more hotels and perhaps one in Tilbury as it seeks to benefit from a rise in cruise tourism.
MARKS and Spencer has announced that it will close 100 stores by 2022, accelerating a reorganisation that it says is “vital” for the firm’s future.
WATERSAFE, the national register for approved plumbers, is helping to find the UK’s finest plumber in its role as a judge for the UK Plumber of the Year 2018 competition. The organisation is calling for skilled plumbers from the South of England to enter by Friday 29 June for the chance to be crowned the […]
HEATING oil trade association The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) is urging the 37,895 households in Essex who use heating oil, to take part in the Government’s consultation on the future of heat in homes –
DIRECTLY following their Discovering Business in Essex Exhibition on Wednesday 6 June 2018, there will also be the opportunity to further network your business and hear from the Essex Chamber of Commerce’s special high profile guest speaker, Mike Tindall MBE at their Business Reception which is taking place in the Club Suite (first floor) of […]
HMRC is calling on people to stay vigilant in the fight against fraudsters, who are using email and text messages to scam them out of their savings.
ECHO Fresh Dairy has only been going for a few weeks but are already delivering super fresh milk to 300 households in Thurrock. Business founder Paul Luke who also runs the voluntary Bee Kind Foundation (formerly The Stanford Le Hope & Surrounding Area Fundraising Team) said he had wanted to start a dairy business for […]
AS I have mentioned a number times in my local property market blog, with not enough new-build properties being built in South Ockendon and the surrounding area to keep up with demand for homes to live in (be that tenants or homebuyers), it’s good to know more South Ockendon home sellers are putting their properties on to the market than a year ago.
HISTORICALLY, the fresh green leaves on the trees and the warmth of the welcome spring sunshine herald a spring in the step for the property market. And this year seems no different,
THE Port of London Authority (PLA) has awarded the five-year contract for management of its Central London Cruise Moorings to a joint venture between the Port of Tilbury and MBNA Thames Clippers.
A FLOORING retailer is bucking the national trend by increasing the range of products it offers customers at its Thurrock store.
VEHICLE crash repair specialist, Artis Accident Care (Artis), has announced the opening of its revolutionary bodyshop in Thurrock, following a £450,000 investment in the centre’s technology, creating nearly 20 specialist jobs in the local area.
The South Ockendon Property Blog By Paul Tobias-Gibbens http://www.mpestates.co.uk THE value of all the homes in Tilbury has risen by more than 348.1% in the past two decades, to £777.5m, meaning its worth more than the stock listed sweetener manufacturers Pure Circle Ltd, which is worth £760.7m. Those Tilbury homeowners and Buy-to-Let landlords who bought […]
JOIN the Essex Chamber of Commerce,for their Thoroughly Thurrock Networking Twilight event, taking place at Orsett Hall.
AMAZON welcomed more than 70 children from local primary and secondary schools into its fulfilment centre in Tilbury and announced it will be opening its doors to members of the public for free guided tours next month.