THE ultimate pop princess party Once Upon A Princess is heading out on the road this autumn and will be visiting Thameside Theatre for some half term fun on Friday 29 October.
THIS National Adoption Week (18th October–23rd October), the charity is calling on the Government to make a ten-year commitment to the Adoption Support Fund (ASF), which provides adoptive families in England with therapeutic support. A third of parents told Adoption UK support accessed through the ASF had helped them avoid a family breakdown.
BREAST screening is an essential tool in the fight against breast cancer, and now – during Breast Cancer Awareness Month – a mobile breast screening unit is calling Lakeside Shopping Centre its home for the next year and a half.
MORRISONS has announced that its much anticipated Christmas Food to Order service has launched.
THURROCK Council’s Fostering Service has joined forces with colleagues from across the country to create a new film aimed at helping to find more foster carers who can provide homes for the children and young people who need them.
CHARITIES and voluntary groups that are playing a vital role in keeping people safe from harm, helping victims of crime or delivering activities that are making their local communities safer places to live and work, are being given the chance to apply for funding to support their work.
TRADITIONALLY, Savers Clubs have been offered by butchers for generations and the Reeds Family Butchers Savers Club is the same but operates online via their website. It is an easy and perfect way to save for Christmas or a rainy day or just to be more organised and can be set up in a couple of clicks……
DUE to popular demand, Uber Boat by Thames Clippers (www.uberboatbythamesclippers.com), has added two further new dates for Kent and Essex residents to travel to the capital by boat with two new special services.
THURROCK’S Thameside Theatre will play host to a concert next month that will boost the charity Help for Heroes
THE Thurrock-based South Essex Wildlife Hospital is hoping local folk will rally round and help in its efforts to save hedgehogs.
AS summertime comes to an end, you can extend those relaxed alfresco vibes by taking to the water on Skuna Boats – the UK’s first hot tub boat experience.
THURROCK Council mounted an operation to remove a 150-year-old cedar tree after it died.
MORRISONS has launched three new dishes to help celebrate National Curry Week this year, from the 4th – 10th October.
COUPLE therapy charity Tavistock Relationships is holding a free Alternative Parents Evening online on Monday 11 October, 7.15pm to 8.30pm, for parents who are feeling under pressure and need relationship support.
THIS Halloween, Hollywood Bowl Lakeside is offering a free game of bowling to customers named after the Addams Family.
THIS month sees the school celebrating it’s 35th year in providing quality, dance and theatre tuition to the local community via their branches in Ockendon and Romford.
AS thousands of Brits pledge to stop drinking alcohol for the month of October through the Sober October initiative, new research from non-alcoholic spirits brand Caleño reveals that more than one in three Brits who drink (36 per cent) have experienced hangover anxiety the next day after drinking, called ‘hangxiety’. And its young people who […]
AT a motorway service station near Stansted, bollards and high curbs separate electric vehicle (EV) charging points from their parking bays reports the Local Democracy Reporter.
AT our first meeting since the Covid-19 lockdown we welcomed our Chairman Susan Yates who gave a well-illustrated talk on the History of Aveley. The village has a long history, dating back from the stone and bronze ages.
THE Land of the Fanns Landscape Partnership Scheme and the RSPB are holding an event at Thames Chase Forest Centre on Wednesday 20 October 2021 to encourage local farmers to protect and encourage wildlife on their land.
A NEW series of litter picks on the north bank of the Thames have been highlighted by local River Action Clean-Up Facilitator Steve Catchpole of the Thames21 River Action Group.
HUNDREDS OF Thurrock residents turned out for the latest protest against Thurrock Council’s plans to close the Thameside Complex, including its theatre. They marche to the Thameside via Grays High Street and the council’s Civic Offices last night. On arrival at the offices there were a number of speakers, including local highly renowned theatre director […]
NO TIME to waste on Thursday, 30 September, as 007 finally returns to the big screen for his 25th instalment, No Time To Die, and shows begin from a minute past midnight at Vue Thurrock – with tickets available now.
PURFLEET on Thames Community Forum to discuss housing