Step up to a Counselling career at TACC WITH Thurrock Adult Community College (TACC) you can receive Counselling training that will lead to an accredited NCFE qualification and help you to grow and shape your future career as a Counsellor. Counselling courses will also give you skills to use in everyday life when interacting with […]
High House Community Group History Day in Purfleet. Full details on poster.
Contact the Elderly Board Games. Full details on poster.
THERE are some people we could listen to all day. Ninety-year-old John Crawley brought us back to his Grays memories of doodlebugs crashing on the Thameside library during the Second World War.
VETERAN Chadwell St Mary fundraiser, Stanley Wall was the special guest of the mayor of Thurrock.
AMAZON in Tilbury celebrated the summer with a fun day out at Tilbury Football Club.
THE Bishop of Chelmsford’s Lent Appeal for Kenya has reached its target of £60,000.
JACK (9) and Emily McNulty (7), from Romford, headed out on a mini adventure to Southend after winning a competition searching for Little Explorers.
A NUMBER of Grays Beachcombers will be holding another mid-week litter pick on Tuesday 21st August meeting outside the Wharf Hotel off Argent Street in Grays – RM17 5YX.
THE LEADER of Thurrock Council has slammed media coverage on life in Purfleet. Conservative leader, cllr Rob Gledhill made the comments during a Purfleet Community Fun Day. His comments come after the leader of the Thurrock Labour group and Purfleet councillor, Oliver Gerrish asked him a number of questions about crime in the area. http://www.yourthurrock.com/2018/07/26/garrison-estate-purfleet-abandoned-living-fear/ […]
Great News for The GAFC Little Avengers GRIFFIN FOUNDATION TRUST TO SPONSOR GAFC YOUTH’S LITTLE AVENGERS Grays Athletic’s Little Avengers Section has been growing from strength to strength during the summer with their training sessions becoming more popular and very well attended. The coaches, Gavin Holland and Jimmy Thandi, provide a fun introduction to football […]
Ryanair cancellation crisis – here is what you should do if your flight has been cancelled RYANAIR has cancelled one sixth of its flights on Friday, which has impacted 400 flights in Europe and left many travellers unable to get to their destinations. Ryanair has promised to refund customers in full, but what happens if […]
THE new play equipment is designed especially for the park and fits in with the surroundings. Visitors will see beautifully handmade and crafted features, although we suspect the children who visit will simply see the opportunity to play and let their imaginations run wild.
GRAYS artist Tim Harrold can often be seen out and about in Grays, gathering inspiration from his surroundings.
Thurrock’s Mayor to host afternoon tea for charity. Full details on poster.
THE GRAYS Beachcombers have certainly been out in all weather including the sizzling summer heatwave. Last Sunday, thirteen of them filled 34 sacks with rubbish from the foreshore in Grays including 514 plastic single use drinks bottles, a bike and even a chair. Well done to the team. The task ongoing is to continue keeping […]
LOCAL artist Jane Lock has recently graduated from the new School for Social Entrepreneurs at the Thurrock Community College and is looking to see how she can best use her skills within her local community – Her main aim is to spread Positivity Through Creativity.
A NUMBER of our interviews for the Grays Lives Project are focussing on people who work in Grays. We interviewed the General Manager of Griffin Estate Agents, Ashley Froment, to discuss the work that he does and they do, both as an estate agent but also the charitable side of the business. The Grays Lives […]
THE 2018 Nursing Times Awards shortlist, recognising excellence in nursing, has been announced and St. Luke’s Hospice are in the running to receive an award for their ‘Shared Care Liver Pathway’ developed by St. Luke’s Hospice in collaboration with the liver team at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Trust.
A record number of school groups visited Southend on summer school trips using c2c this year.
WHEN he was living in Seabrooke Rise in Grays, resident Robin Atkins felt that he and others could use the power of Facebook to try and act as an intermediary between the public and Thurrock Council.
Top 10 reasons to visit intu Lakeside this summer Come rain or shine there is plenty for families to enjoy at intu Lakeside this summer. Ben Leeson, marketing manager at intu Lakeside said: “We’re excited to welcome the families of Essex to intu Lakeside this summer and see the smiles on their faces when they […]
EACH time you make an excuse and talk yourself out of taking those steps towards achieving success you are pushing yourself back, virtually stopping yourself from living your dreams and goals.