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 […]
IF you live in Thurrock and have an idea for a business, or community project, your dreams could soon become a reality with this very special course! The School for Social Entrepreneurs
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.
Cyber Crime – the invisible threat You are invited to the following event: CYBERCRIME – WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR YOUR BUSINESS? Event to be held at the following time, date and location: Friday, 16 June 2017 from 07:30 to 09:30 (BST) The Old Courthouse Orsett Road RM17 5DD Grays United Kingdom Not so long […]
YOU are warmly invited to the next Thurrock Soup – held in partnership with Thurrock Council. Thurrock Soup is an innovative and inspirational series of events that help generate transformational social enterprise and business ideas from local people and create a way for them to receive seed funding to help turn ideas into realities. For […]
THE Chief Executive of the Essex Chamber of Commerce has expressed her frustration over the result of the General Election.
THE award-winning train operator that runs services between London Fenchurch Street and Shoeburyness achieved more than 96% in the Public Performance Measure (PPM) figures, the latest set of which have just been published by Network Rail.
A WARDROBE in Chafford Hundred is brimming with prom dresses in desperate need of being shown off during this year’s prom season.
ELLA Vine is a new lingerie brand founded by Thurrock resident Ella Vine, which disrupts the lingerie market with its innovative products. Ella invented world’s first poppy suspenders and poppy stockings
ON Make it Matter Day, Marks & Spencer has launched a ground-breaking commitment to support 1,000 communities across the UK, help 10 million people live happier, healthier lives and be a zero waste business.
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.
IN June, Essex Chambers, in association with c2c, Holiday Inn Basildon, Radio Essex, and South Essex College, are on track to have another great networking event as they take to the rails with networking and lunch on board a special c2c train service from Basildon Station. This will be a unique networking opportunity to get […]
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, announces that it is the headline sponsor for the 2017 Orsett Show to be held on 2nd September.
CBRE UK Property PAIF, a property authorized investment fund managed by CBRE Global Investors has acquired Logistics City, Motherwell Way, West Thurrock in Greater London for £33.1 million reflecting a net initial yield of 4.6%. The seller was Kier Property reports commercialnewsmedia.com The property comprises a newly developed mid-box logistics scheme totaling 172, 794 sq […]
A new off-dock empty container storage yard is to be opened at DP World London Gateway Port.
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, has this week been awarded an internationally recognised quality mark – the Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) – issued by Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
NWES is pleased to announce a double tender win, which will see the enterprise agency, which is the largest in England, take on the management of the already established Riverside Business Centre in Tilbury
Work Starts On Grays Town Centre Development Construction work has started at a new 186-house development in the centre of Grays. Persimmon Homes Essex has completed the purchase of the former gas works site on London Road and has now begun laying the first bricks. The development, known as Urban Central, will bring much-needed homes […]