Thurrock-based Silk River winds its way to Southend

Thurrock-based Silk River winds its way to Southend

HAVING journeyed hundreds of miles down the Thames and Hooghly rivers, the beautiful silk scrolls painted for Kinetika’s Silk River will be on display at the Beecroft Gallery in Southend-on-Sea from 2nd to 31st March 2018. The 22 scrolls have just returned from India where they were exhibited at the spectacular Victoria Memorial Hall in Kolkata.

An Interesting Evening with Steve Davis at Thameside Theatre

An Interesting Evening with Steve Davis at Thameside Theatre

An Interesting Evening with Steve Davis OBE Thursday, 22 February 2018 – 7:30pm https://www.thurrock.gov.uk/events/an-interesting-evening-with-steve-davis-obe A household name for over 30 years both on and off the green baize, six times Snooker World Champion, Steve Davis finally retired from competitive play in April 2016. “My father passed away just before the start of the world championships […]

Amazon Tilbury celebrates 2017 in style

Amazon Tilbury celebrates 2017 in style

Amazon’s team in Tilbury was treated to a party to celebrate 2017. HUNDREDS of team members from the site in Windrush Road gathered for the event at Orsett Hall Hotel for a Winter Wonderland-themed party, complete with a live band. Speaking on the night’s events, Amazon Associate, Dennis Lahai said: “Everyone here had a brilliant […]

Vision for new Vision Express in Lakeside

Vision for new Vision Express in Lakeside

OFFICIALLY opened on Thursday 1st February, Lakeside marked the first of 209 Tesco Opticians stores that are being transformed into Vision Express following the acquisition by the multiple’s parent company, GrandVision. CEO of Vision Express, Jonathan Lawson explained a little more about their “vision” for the new store and many others. iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/y1CjW7S3kb4″ […]

Be part of the Tilbury Cruise Terminal story

Be part of the Tilbury Cruise Terminal story

LAYING THE KEEL WORKSHOPS Be part of the Tilbury Cruise Terminal story: Celebrating the Past, Imagining the Future. Join for a series of workshops organised by Kinetika and the Tilbury on the Thames Trust, and funded by the HLF ‘Resilient Heritage’ grant programme to shape the long term plans for Tilbury Cruise Terminal and the […]

Thurrock Local History Society: Curious Essex

Thurrock Local History Society: Curious Essex

Thurrock Local History Society 15 January 2018 – Curious Essex by Susan Yates Report by Norma Leach WE began the year with an illustrated talk on Essex Curiosities by our Chairman, Susan Yates, with sad and hilarious stories. In April 1884 the most devastating earthquake in 400 years took place at Colchester, most of the […]

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