VUE are presenting a very special night of Peter Kay’s Car Share for one night only in over two hundred and fifty cinema screens across Britain, in support of Comic Relief
THE Thameside Theatre was filled with the sound of young voices joining together to sing opera on Friday 24 March as five Royal Opera House Thurrock Trailblazer schools celebrated their work on their Trailblazer projects with a Big Sing event.
DETAILS of the Thurrock Choral Society Spring Concert to be held at the Thameside Primary Academy.
INTU Lakeside is marking World Autism Awareness Week on Thursday 30 March from 10am – 2pm as it celebrates becoming autism friendly.
Theatre classics meet the big screen at VUE TWO Shakespearian classics and a star-studded comedy are among the fantastic events being brought to the big screen by Vue Thurrock this April. Firstly, guests will be offered another opportunity to catch the National Theatre’s adaptation of Twelfth Night on Thursday 6th April. Simon Godwin directs this […]
ON Sunday 19 March, members of the Royal Opera House Thurrock Community Chorus travelled to the BBC studios in Maida Vale to rehearse for their forthcoming performance at the Southbank Centre
SCOUTS and Guides from across Thurrock “trod the boards” at the Thameside Theatre last week staging their 50th edition of their traditional annual “Stride On” Gang Show, which they first staged in 1968.
Established as a dancing and live entertainment business in 2011, we have hosted hundred of parties, celebrations and events. We are now also licensed to hold wedding and civil ceremonies.
PALMER’S Sports & Fitness Centre organised a special fundraising event at the Centre to raise money for Comic Relief.
THE Trembling Wilburys is the UK’s first & best tribute to rock supergroup the Traveling Wilburys, the amazing band formed in 1988 by George Harrison,
A SOUTH Ockendon nursery has been highly praised by government watchdog Ofsted after a recent inspection. Headstart Nursery in Afton Drive, South Ockendon was inspected in early March. The inspectors said: 1.The exceptional manager leads her staff team extremely well to deliver the highest standards of practice, so that all children make the best possible […]
LEGENDS of Irish music and song The FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were sweet 16’, ‘The Green fields of France’, ‘The old man’, ‘Red rose café’,
A GROUP of walkers at Davy Down Urban Riverside Park in Thurrock are all set to enjoy the countryside and make the most of getting more active during the summer season.
THURROCK’S planning committee has approved the building of wellness centre – thought to be the first of its kind in the country.
OVER 40 Palmer’s College students showcased their final projects at the End of Year Extended Project Show on Wednesday 22 March.
Hip Hop Workshops at Royal Opera House Thurrock Trailblazer school, Hathaway Academy ROYAL Opera House Thurrock Trailblazer school Hathaway Academy welcomed award-winning and critically acclaimed hip hop organisation, Breakin’ Convention recently to explore words and emotions with Year 8 students. Breakin’ Convention ran a hip hop lyric writing workshop with a class of year 8 […]
A COMMUNITY group in Purfleet has received over £200,000 in funding to help the community.
Debbie Walker from Grays, was nominated by her daughter Gemma Ukoh in our ‘Make Your Mother’s Day’ competition to win a makeover and a new outfit and accessories here at Grays Shopping Centre.
TAKE a trip to your local Hamleys toy shop this Easter, where you can enjoy a range of fun FREE activities every day, 12-4pm. These will include FREE Easter Parties and appearances from your favourite Bing & Flop characters. Activities and timings at the Lakeside Hamleys toy shop are as follows; Meet Bing & Flop! […]
THE FOUNDER of the Thurrock parkrun, Trevor Rawson is moving away from the borough. Without Trevor, there probably would not be a parkrun in Thurrock. In case you don’t know, a parkrun is a 5k timed run that takes race at 9anm every Saturday. Thurrock’s takes place on Orsett Heath. For some, the parkrun has […]
THURROCK Council’s Adult Community College in Grays is opening its doors on selected Saturdays this Spring to offer taster workshops. Already proving popular, these reduced price classes give adults and families the chance to have a go at something new right on their doorstep. Choose from a range of hair, beauty, business, computer and wellbeing […]
RAGAN Price from South Ockendon has been given the big thumbs up by judges at the TeenStar auditions. Along with other impressive acts, Ragan Price has made it through to the Regional Finals of the UK’s only singing and dancing competition exclusively for teens and pre-teens, and will now be performing in a live showcase […]
CELEBRATING International Women’s Day with a trip to the Women of The World festival was an insightful and inspiring experience. We took part in two workshops: Life in 3D and Fat Girls Don’t Dance.
A YOUNG player at Stanford rugby club has given up his one of prize possession to help a coach / player at the club. Daniel Mcintosh has been diagnosed with a stage 3 inoperable brain tumour and is beginning six weeks of intensive radiotherapy. Not being able to work, the self employed builder will struggle […]