ESSEX Chamber of Commerce offer their very popular business training workshops continue with the following.
UP to 5,000 jobs could be created by the development of Thames Enterprise Park, located on land occupied by the former Coryton Oil Refinery in Thurrock.
AWARD-winning Grays family business launches campaign to literally ‘draw’ in funds for construction industry charity close to their hearts.
SAINSBURY’S in Chafford Hundred will reopen at 9am on Friday 22 September. The store was temporarily closed a week ago when a fire, which started in a nearby building, spread to the supermarket.
THE successful social enterprise event, Thurrock Soup, returns to Grays for its fifth event on Friday 13 October.
Youth band marches on thanks to container donation from Mobile Mini An award-winning youth band is marching on thanks to the donation of a secure storage container. After being evicted from its premises, St Michael & All Angels steel orchestra, crowned Best Steel Band on the Road at the London Notting Hill Carnival 2016, urgently […]
FORD is the latest car company to launch an incentive for UK consumers to trade-in cars over seven years old, by offering £2,000 off a new model. Unlike schemes by BMW and Mercedes, which are only for diesels, Ford will also accept petrol cars reports the BBC. All of the part-exchanged vehicles will be scrapped, […]
PENTALEVER’S container facility at Berth 7, DP World London Gateway, is being expanded in its second phase of development.
SHOPPING centre owner Intu has appointed McLaren Construction to build a 16,000 m leisure extension to it’s Lakeside mall in Thurrock.
START-up social entrepreneurs living in Thurrock are encouraged to submit their application forms as soon as possible if they wish to join the new School for Social Entrepreneurs East programme starting this September.
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, has now completed the statutory consultation process which invited views from the surrounding communities and statutory consultees on its proposals
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, has given away 61 pairs of Orsett Show tickets to creative young people in the local communities who entered a writing competition.
A STANFORD-LE-Hope company faces a bill in excess of half a million pounds after workers were exposed to asbestos while refurbishing a school.
PURFLEET based Cruise & Maritime Voyages introduced another ship Columbus, into their expanding fleet earlier this month, at a prestigious naming ceremony in Tilbury.
RWE is taking the first steps in putting a planning application together in order to build a 2.5 gigawatt gas power plant in Tilbury.
THURROCK’S Contact the Elderly has received a £250 boost from The Port of Tilbury to support their community tea parties for older people who live alone in the local area. Contact the Elderly organises volunteer-led afternoon tea parties for older people across the community who live alone. The Thurrock group have recently celebrated their first […]
OVER 60 business men and women attended a Twilight Networking Event organised by the Essex Chambers of Commerce at The Roslin Hotel in Thorpe Bay.
MSC’s West Africa Service has started calling at DP World London Gateway. MSC Sabrina was the first vessel to call at the UK’s most integrated logistics facility on the reconfigured service, on Tuesday, June, 27th. The West Africa Service provides a fast link for shippers between the UK & Northern Europe and Senegal, Ivory Coast […]
LONDON Resort Company Holdings (“LRCH”) today announced that the company has reached a Memorandum of Understanding with Port of Tilbury London Limited (“POTL”) to use the Port and its facilities as the main location for storage, loading, discharge, barge operations and other services in connection with the development and construction of the planned Entertainment Resort […]
TWO of the country’s up-and-coming food and drink entrepreneurs have opened pop-up shops at intu Lakeside this week as they take part in a start-ups competition being run by owner intu and Virgin StartUp. Kaye Foong and Jamie McCloskey are semi-finalists of Foodpreneur 2017, launched by intu and Virgin StartUp to shine a light on […]
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THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, unveiled its plans to reinvigorate its rail offering at the latest Rail Freight Group conference hosted at Orsett Hall, Thurrock, on Wednesday 28th June.
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, welcomed the Minister of State for Transport, Rt Hon John Hayes CBE MP, to the port today (28 June) to hear about the £1billion investment programme which includes two major extensions to the port estate
OVER 80 business delegates boarded a specially commissioned c2c train that ran from Basildon to Shoeburyness last week for some networking with a difference.