A NEW weekly service, operated by Unifeeder, will start at DP World London Gateway at the end of February 2020, providing an additional service for the logistics trade hub.
A TILBURY apprentice has become the first woman from social mobility charity, Leadership Through Sport and Business (LTSB), to qualify as a fully-fledged accountant. Bola Lawal, who studied at The Gateway Academy in Grays, joined LTSB’s apprenticeship programme in September 2015 and trained with Berg Kaprow Lewis LLP (BKL) before securing a role with Santander. […]
AMAZON has announced that the Tilbury fulfilment centre will host a free event on Tuesday 3 March 2020, aimed at helping small businesses and entrepreneurs across the South East to grow online.
THE county now has a new Crime Against Business Strategy – designed by business for business.
ESSEX County Council has set out a vision for its tourism strategy – and it doesn’t involve Towie.
TO support Thurrock Council’s ambition to make Thurrock a great place to work and learn, the council is sharing some of their levy to enable small businesses in the borough fund new apprenticeships.
DELIVEROO, the on-demand food delivery service, is celebrating its first birthday in Grays. New data from Deliveroo reveals Saturday at 7:49pm is the most popular time for Grays locals to order Deliveroo. Further data has shown locals love Japanese food the most, followed by American and Mexican.
THE Mayor of Thurrock, Councillor Terry Piccolo, joined in today’s celebrations to mark the 90th Anniversary of Ockendon-based H W Wilson becoming a Limited Company in 1930.
A TRIP to the Space Needle, a visit to the world-famous Pike Place Market and a ticket to the Seattle Thunderbirds were just some of the activities enjoyed by Matt B from Essex after he jetted off on the trip of a lifetime to Seattle.
SOUTH Ockendon-based building company H W Wilson Limited celebrates 90 years as a Limited Company on Thursday 20 February 2020 with a breakfast for current and past employees at the Thurrock Garden Centre.
THE Thurrock Network Group was launched in March 2010 for local Thurrock businesses to meet and network with other business owners.
ADRIANNA and Diego Sabella found more than just a job when they joined Amazon. The Tilbury couple who met and fell in love while working in Amazon’s operations network have been featured in a video which is being shared across the world after it was announced on The Ellen Degeneres Show.
AT The Gateway Academy we are passionate about learning. Our highest priority is to provide an environment to our students that excites, motivates and challenges them and encourages lifelong learning and an interest in the world around them.
CHIEF Secretary to the Treasury Rishi Sunak has announced a ten week consultation to rapidly establish ten freeports across the UK, covering sea, air, and rail ports. The ports, once designated as free, will have no domestic taxes levied on any goods within them.
A NEW £1.5m European Social Fund call has been issued for projects that are aimed at helping unemployed or inactive residents – including those aged 15-24 – in the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP) area who do not have any way of travelling to/from employment or training.
A PORT chaplain from international maritime charity Sailors’ Society reached out to more than 11,000 seafarers in London and Tilbury ports last year.
MORRISONS is today announcing it will be knocking 50p off its lunchtime meal deal, saving regular customers up to a whopping £120 a year.
DURING National Apprenticeship Week 2020 (3rd – 9th February), an Amazon apprentice from Tilbury is encouraging potential apprentices who want to take the next step in their career to sign up for an engineering, IT, safety or operations apprenticeship.
New service for DP World operating from London Gateway will open up more trading opportunities with India.
A NEW service for DP World operating from London Gateway will open up more trading opportunities with India.
DP World London Gateway welcomed the Maritime Minister Nusrat Ghani MP on a visit to the country’s fastest growing state-of-the-art port and logistics trade hub on 24 January 2020.
NUSRAT Ghani MP, Maritime Minister, visited the Port of Tilbury – London’s major port – today for an overview of the Forth Ports Group’s flagship investment – the new 160 acre port terminal, Tilbury2 – alongside the community outreach, employment and re-training programmes.
MORRISONS is axing 3,000 management roles as part of a huge restructuring to create more shop floor jobs.
THE staff and volunteers at One Community Development Trust in Tilbury have received a £2,000 donation from the local Amazon fulfilment centre.
EVERY year, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) receives some imaginative excuses and expense claims following the 31 January Self Assessment deadline.