Half-Term Activities Our cafe is open daily 9am to 4pm serving refreshments throughout the day. Half Term Activities: Face Painting, Craft Workshops, Lego, Beetle Drive and Garden Craft with the Gardeners. No booking required. First come first served basis. Skate Park Zip Wire Children’s Playground BMX Track For full details go to https://www.friendsofhardiepark.co.uk/feb_half_term/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=latest_update_from_hardie_park_february_2019&utm_term=2019-02-15
Blowing them blues away! By Laura Moxley JANUARY doesn’t start in January. It actually starts in February. How can January possibly start in January when you still have half of Christmas laying around? It is absolutely impossible to initiate the ‘new year, new me’ rule when you’re still surrounded by candy canes, and trays of […]
TLS present Liam’s Legacy Night. Full details on poster.
THURROCK Adult Community College is now taking enrolments for a family-friendly cookery workshop on Saturday 30 March from 10.30am to 12.30pm in Grays – a great way to bring everyone together and still only a fiver per family!
The Gang Show is coming! Full details on poster.
NEW grants totalling £40,000 are available from the Port of London Authority (PLA) for clubs and organisations working to increase public participation in rowing, paddling and other sports on the tidal River Thames.
SCOTT Borley is without doubt one of the most entertaining and energetic professional tribute artistes on the European circuit!
VOLUNTARY and community groups encouraging sustainable travel within Thurrock can benefit from a newly launched grant scheme.
THURROCK Contact the Elderly had a lovely tea party celebrating Valentine’s Day and the second anniversary of Thurrock 3. Their volunteer Gemma introduced them to her beautiful baby boy Jack who had lots of cuddles from guests. Lots of fun and laughter with a brain teasing Valentines quiz and we all enjoyed beautiful cupcakes baked […]
ANOTHER amazing effort on Sunday 3rd February at Grays Beach with 19 volunteers filling 22 sacks with plastic and other pieces of rubbish including 139 single use plastic bottles. A special thank you once again to the children who again did a sterling job. Future Foreshore Clean-Ups Wednesday 20th February– meeting at Wharf Hotel car […]
STUDENTS and staff from Royal Opera House Thurrock Trailblazer schools gathered together at the High House Production Park in Purfleet on Thursday 24 January to plan a carnival.
VALENTINE’S Day is just around the corner and to spread the love, intu Lakeside will be offering a free personal stylist service where everyone can get help to nail that Valentine’s look. Whether it’s a date night or a night out with a group of friends, intu Lakeside’s personal stylists have a look for every […]
THINKING of what to do during the half term…join us for a little bit fun and entertainment for your children.
Nicky Trix Easter Eggstravaganza is coming to Bulphan.. Full details on poster.
CHADWELL St Mary Community Forum. Full details on poster.
BEAUTY Therapist and owner of Grays-based Salon, The Rectory, Shelley Jackson, 36, Grays, is offering free bikini waxes to women who are booked in for a smear test.
FOR most Purfleet people, a mortgage is the only way to buy a property. However, for some, especially Purfleet homeowners who have paid off their mortgage or buy-to-let landlords, many have the choice to pay exclusively with cash. So the question is, should you use all your cash, or could a mortgage be a more suitable option?
THERE are some people you could listen to all day. Andrew Blakey is one of them. He has been one of the pioneers who has borough the Riverside Community Big Local scheme to fruition. A man who truly believes in the future of Grays. Andrew is undoubtedly a man of faith and belief but he […]
TLC for loneliness project in Tilbury. Full details on poster.
THE Wig Bank operates on the last Saturday of every month at St. Luke’s Hospice and has a simple concept – Unwanted wigs are donated to the ‘Wig Bank’ where they are cleaned and conditioned to a professional standard.
ESSEX’S largest shopping centre is sharing the love with the region’s only children’s hospice ahead of Valentine’s Day.
AWARD-winning drama company Thurrock Courts Players are transporting you back to the roaring 1920’s with one of Noel Cowards best-loved comedies of all time.
THE Chairman of the Bata Heritage Centre, Mike Tabard has given an update on progress of the refurbishment of the Bata Collection at East Tilbury Library that was damaged by fire in 2016.
AS part of our interviews conducted at the Mangal restaurant on Orsett Road in Grays, we interviewed Bakhtiar Ahmed. He I sone of a group of men who gather at the restaurant to discuss life.