ESSEX County Council is celebrating achieving the prestigious Green Flag awards for Weald and Thorndon Country Parks and retaining Green Flag status at Belhus, Cudmore Grove, Danbury and Great Notley.
Silk River film prompts panel discussion on ‘The importance of place and community in traditional arts’
Silk River film prompts panel discussion on ‘The importance of place and community in traditional arts’ 20 July 2017, Kolkata: As part of the UK India Year of Culture, UK and Indian artists have been working together to produce ten large silk flags, during a residential workshop in Murshidabad, as part of the Silk River […]
THURSDAY night is always a fascinating night at the Traitor’s Gate. There is always a fascinating mix of artists in the popular Little Thurrock pub.
THE Inter County Airsoft Competition is a fairly new organisation of air-softers based all around the country split into their counties and play the sport representing where they are from. Airsoft can be best described as similar to paintball but more tactical, more disciplined, less painful and a lot less expensive!. It’s a fast paced, […]
THURROCK Lifestyle Solutions has just premiered their new film called ‘Murder on the Dancefloor”.
THIS Saturday Ava is back by popular demand. Hosting her own show full of naughty laughter and songs come and enjoy a night of drag
IT’S exciting times for Thurrock CVS – the voice of Thurrock’s community and voluntary organisations – as, today; they unveiled a new logo and website that celebrates
THE EVER popular Tilbury Summer Fete is coming in August. Full details on poster.
Royal Opera House marks 10th Anniversary with four days of fun IT was a busy week for the Royal Opera House Learning and Participation team based at the High House Production Park as hundreds of students from across Thurrock visited the Park to celebrate another successful year of the Royal Opera House Thurrock Trailblazer programme […]
A FUN-PACKED day down in East Tilbury is coming up soon. Full details on poster.
THIS weekend Hamleys will be welcoming the PLAYMOBIL roadshow to its Lakeside Shopping Centre store for fun, games and a chance to meet Twinkle the Fairy.
FOLLOWING on from a successful ‘Living with Diabetes Day’ last month where over 50 people with Type 2 diabetes benefited from advice and support the Thurrock Clinical Commissioning Group
PETER Parker, aka Spider-Man, is still in training to become a fully-fledged Avenger, so he’s swinging by Hamleys on Saturday 19th August to get some tips on how to be the best Superhero possible from all his super-Spidey fans in Lakeside.
CHADWELL Community Forum’s next meeting is on Wednesday 19th July in Emmanuel Church-hall starting 7.30pm.
THE third year of the Thurrock 100 walking festival started last Friday 7th July in Horndon on the Hill and built to a well- attended finale on Sunday 9th July at Coalhouse Fort which provided the perfect natural amphitheatre.
THURROCK Choral Society always offer a rich variety of music, and the programme of their latest Summer Concert, given at Thameside Primary School, Grays on the 9th July, was no exception.
Popular medium Ryan Saunders set for Wednesday July 19th at The Old Ship Inn, Aveley
OLDER patients have been enjoying music and poetry as part of a programme to improve their wellbeing.
SOUTH Essex College put on an amazing event at Adventure Island for applicants due to start in September 2017.
AN East Tilbury day nursery has received an outstanding report by education watchdog Ofsted. Little Angels Day Nursery was inspected in June 2017. The report states: The inspirational manager has very high expectations of herself and the staff. She leads her staff team exceptionally well to deliver the highest standards of practice, so that all […]
GIVING for Thurrock is working on a number of campaigns throughout 2017 during which they hope to raise both awareness and funds for some of the 300+ groups which they support across Thurrock. Here is one event Carers/Young Carers in Thurrock Pub Quiz Thursday August 3rd 8-9.30pm at The Sandmartin, Chafford Hundred £2 per head […]
THE Riverside Community Project in Grays is organising ‘The Big Local Festival’ to be held at Grays Riverside Beach Park on Wednesday 26th July between 11am and 5pm.
intu Lakeside makes a splash with the launch of its urban beach
THURROCK Community Chest (TCC) are pleased to be supporting this year’s Orsett Show with a grant of £550 towards the running costs. Many visitors to the Show do not realise that the event raises money for good causes