THE Kinetika team, travelled to Neasden on Sunday 10 March to attend the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir’s tenth International Women’s Day celebrations. On display were the ten bespoke batik silk scrolls made by Kinetika and designed and painted by a team of 101 women and girls from BAPS, known also as the Neasden Temple.
OUR final interview as part of the Grays Athletic fans telling us of their hopes and dreams of returning to the area centres on veteran fan David Seaman.
Purfleet-on-Thames Community to host Quiz Night. Full details on poster.
PASSENGERS who travel across East London, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk are set to benefit from major rail upgrades as Network Rail carries out a package of upgrades over Easter.
ANOTHER family favourite is coming to the Thameside Theatre this Easter with a musical version of Alice in Wonderland.
THURROCK Museum Volunteers are presenting a free exhibition looking at the years between the two World Wars. The exhibition opens on Monday 8 April for three weeks, closing at 11am on Friday 26 April.
Contact the Elderly to host a night of variety. Full details on poster.
LAST WEEK, on International Women’s Day, intu Lakeside’s personal stylists celebrated with local customers.
A BRAND new, two-level Zara store opened their doors on Friday (8 March) at intu Lakeside.
DO you struggle with making basic recipes? Then Thurrock Adult Community College has the ideal cookery course for you!
ST. Luke’s Hospice is joining forces with other hospices across the UK to support a new campaign aimed at widening access to the vital support they provide for people with life-limiting conditions and those who care for them. The ‘Open Up Hospice Care’ campaign – which launched this week and is led by national hospice […]
Thurrock Lifestyle Solutions to host Stay Safe event. Full details on poster.
THURROCK Council is set to launch it’s fourth round of Community Environmental Development funding this March to support a range of community-led projects across the borough.
LAST MONTH the first Essex Hospitality Association meeting took place. 42 Essex based accommodation and venue providers came together at Braxted Park for a breakfast meeting. This meeting was the first of its kind but certainly not the last.
HOWARD Tenens has made a series of changes to its leadership team following the retirement of Keith Charlton.
CELEBRATE National Science Week with Professor Bubbles – Hamleys’ very own whacky scientist.
FABULOUS Contact the Elderly tea party today hosted by our lovely Dorothy Goldsmith who treated our guests to delicious home cooked food.
HIGHWAYS England today called on drivers to join them in doing their bit to reduce litter levels on the nation’s motorways.
THERE are a few spaces left for this Thursday’s guided walk to Gravesend Temple and Windmill Hill (7th March).
IN today’s society it seems to be incredibly difficult to stand up for what you truly believe in, for what you like and enjoy. As an individual, if your beliefs trail too far from ‘the norm’ you’re ridiculed.
ONCE again Thurrock Council will be celebrating International Women’s Day with a series of events on Friday 8 March.
FLIP Out Lakeside will allocate free session passes for schools to use as part of their extra curriculum activities.
FRIENDS of Gobions Park, a dedicated group of residents from East Tilbury and Linford are making steady progress in regenerating their green space for the benefit of local people thanks to a £10,800 grant for new park signs from the Council’s Community Environment Development Fund.
MATURE learners have told how their Seated Yoga group activity at St. Joseph’s Court in Chadwell-St-Mary has given them health and wellbeing benefits through learning breathing and relaxation techniques.