A LARGE office building in the Essex town of Grays has been sold for £1.225m in an online bidding battle.
LONDON Container Terminal (LCT) in Tilbury has secured a four year agreement with SCS Multiport to handle the newly upgraded ATS (Amsterdam Tilbury Service).
A NEW temporary operator has been announced to run the Tilbury to Gravesend ferry.
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 […]
LEADING tile specialist Topps Tiles has announced the opening of a new store in Thurrock, following an investment of more than £150,000.
LONDON Container Terminal (LCT) in Tilbury, has secured a new fast transit reefer service covering Pacific, New Zealand, Peru & US East Coast.
THE Port of Tilbury were so inspired by the dedication of the people that run Chadwell St Mary Boxing Club and the impact it is having on the local community, that making their decision
UK receives vote of confidence as an alliance of shipping lines announces ten trade routes connecting DP World’s UK ports to the US and Asia. Five of the world’s largest shipping lines, known as the ‘THE Alliance’, have announced plans to call at DP World’s container terminals at London Gateway and Southampton. Global container shipping […]
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, has completed its preliminary community consultation events this month which sought views on its proposals to build a new port terminal adjacent to the current port.
ON Wednesday 8 March 2017, Essex Chambers of Commerce hosted a Trading Places Networking Dinner at The Holiday Inn, Basildon. Over 70 people attended the event which was a twist on the usual networking events most people go to, as you changed tables for each course of the dinner, ensuring you met as many people […]
FORTH Ports’ David Thomson has been presented with the prestigious Worshipful Company of Carmen’s Environmental Award. The award was presented to David at the annual awards dinner this week which recognises significant achievements, contributions and innovation of individuals, companies and the armed forces.
David Burch, Director of Policy, at Essex Chambers of Commerce said “we had been expecting minimal change in the Chancellor’s announcements and this proved to be the case.
TWO South Essex businesses have been working together on a major project to change the perception and increase opportunity for African airlines and aviation operations.
REFURBISHED in an urban-chic style, The Old Courthouse also offers a high-specification break out space, a state-of-the-art kitchen, and an executive boardroom available for hire. With the recent addition of a coworking area, virtual office solutions
WOULD your business like the opportunity to share its experiences with Nwes? If so, they are looking for innovative guest speakers who would be interested in sharing their story to a small audience over breakfast.
THE Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, welcomed the Minister of State for Housing, Gavin Barwell MP, to the port today (16 February) to see the impacts of the significant investment programme, including two major extensions to the port estate to accommodate projected business growth.
WITH spring around the corner, the team at B&Q want to encourage families to get outdoors and enjoy gardening by hosting planting demonstrations in conjunction with Sutton’s seeds at stores throughout the UK on Saturday 18th February.
IN a letter to the head of the Thames Estuary 2050 Growth Commission, Lord Heseltine, The Mayor of London and Christian Brodie, Chairman of SELEP have unveiled a bold vision for a creative industries district
TRENTALIA, the passenger rail transportation company part of FS Italiane Group, has completed the acquisition of Essex and London train operator c2c from National Express Group via its British subsidiary Trenitalia UK.
THURROCK residents take a keen interest in the possible development of a massive Paramount resort just across the water. So, we thought we would give you an update courtesy of Kent Online. The chief executive of the developer of a Paramount resort in Kent has stepped down days after questions were raised about one of […]
SOUP is a global phenomenon that has transformed communities by encouraging micro-enterprise in local communities, so Riverside Community Big Local thought “we could do that here!”.
THE Apprenticeship Levy – a business tax or business opportunity?
THE McDonald’s restaurants on in Orsett and Tilbury have been awarded ‘Platinum’ at the annual independent Loo of the Year awards – dubbed the ‘Toilet Oscars’ – which recognises and rewards the best washrooms across the UK. Franchisee Gerry Byrne and crew scooped up the ‘Platinum Awards’ for the quality of the toilet facilities at […]
THURROCK-based business Wyldecrest Parks is tremendously proud to announce that the company’s bid to host the 2018 Fly Casting World Championship has been successful, allowing Port Haverigg