THURROCK Libraries are celebrating the nationwide ‘Festival of Learning’ between Monday 19 and Thursday 22 June.
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.
THURROCK Choral Society and their Musical Director Crispin Lewis were on terrific form for their latest concert, given recently at Thameside Primary School, Grays.
LAST Thursday, at a glittering awards ceremony at Boreham House in Chelmsford, Orsett Hall’s website was awarded the Bronze Award in the Tourism & Hospitality category of the 2017 Essex Digital Awards.
Next up the incredibly gifted local singer/songwriter Sean Muir. With an imminent EP release on the horizon, Sean is riding on a crest of a wave right now.
Go on a high jinks journey of joy and rediscovery of the past in their family show The Elves and the Shoemaker. Geoff is a loveable but forgetful retired shoemaker who is visited by two magical elf friends.
Model Search is coming back to Grays Shopping Centre. Grays Shopping Centre is running a modelling competition in the shopping centre. This is a national event taking place all over the country. They are looking for a boy and girl from age categories 4 – 6. 7 -10. 11 – 15’s and 16 plus. The […]
PAEDIATRIC consultants, doctors and nurses at Basildon University Hospital swapped their uniforms for mud by completing the Tough Mudder.
Thurrock Local History Society 19 May 2017 The History of Tilbury Fort by Kevin Diver For our last lecture of the season local historian Kevin Diver gave us a detailed and interesting illustrated history of Tilbury Fort. Henry VIII’s Tudor Block House at Tilbury was built c1539 – one of five erected at the mouth […]
HERRINGHAM Primary Academy have been working alongside the Royal Opera House to recreate the operatic sounds of Carmen. After weeks of rehearsals, children from Year 4 were ready to perform ‘Toreador’
PADDLERS’ taking to the Thames have a new safety bible to turn to: the “Paddling Code” (Paddling on the Tideway – A Code of Practice for Paddling on the Tidal Thames)
EXPLORE and work on improving your Italian speaking language on a lively, interactive course, due to start at Grays Adult Education Centre on Wednesday 7 June from 7.30pm to 9.30pm.
SOUTH Essex College’s Thurrock Football Academy has been crowned double champions winning both the Essex County FA Colleges league and cup finals.
RAGAN Price from South Ockendon is now just one step away from playing the TeenStar 2017 Grand Final after impressing the TeenStar judges again!
CHILDREN in Essex can enjoy a week of robot-building fun during a hi-tech half term of daily activities at intu Lakeside.
CHILDREN from Year 4 at Herringham Primary Academy have been working alongside Metro Bank.
PALMER’S College have maintained their 5 Star Health & Hygiene rating, after an impromptu inspection by The Food Standards Agency.
FIRST year Performing Arts students at South Essex College took to the stage to put on two fantastic productions for their end of year shows.
WITH half term around the corner, there is no reason to stay at home with nothing to do this May half term.
ONE of the United Kingdom’s most highly acclaimed gospel singers and tutors will be performing at Thameside Theatre, Grays, as part of a tribute tour to classic jazz and swing musician Nat King Cole.
SOUTH Essex College will invite all applicants to join them at Adventure Island for a summer beach party.
SS17 5km Fun Run – Saturday 3rd June 2017 THE GOOD people of Hardie Park are very excited about hosting their first ever 5km Fun Run and we would love for you and your family and friends to participate! The event is on Saturday 3rd June at Hardie Park and the race starts at 10am. […]
THIS week at the Old Ship Inn on High Street, Aveley.