ON World Ranger Day (Saturday 31 July) a restored carving of the Woodsman was unveiled at a special event at Langdon Hills Country Park, Westley Heights, in honour of the sculptor Dave Chapple.
MP Jackie Doyle Price vows to stop using Dove soap after brand celebrates Laurel Hubbard and trans athletes
THURROCK MP Jackie Doyle-Price has vowed to never buy from Dove again the beauty brand came out swinging for trans Olympic trailblazer Laurel Hubbard.
A SPECTACULAR selection of new releases are now showing at Vue Thurrock, with more highly-anticipated films lined up in the coming weeks.
SPECIAL nature themed events are being held in Thurrock libraries this summer to celebrate the Summer Reading Challenge.
MORRISONS is giving customers the opportunity to support children and their families who may struggle with the cost of going back to school by creating stationery Pick Up Packs in store which can be bought and donated in time for the new school year.
THE Beach of Dreams event at Grays beach riverside park on Saturday 31st July (run alongside a leg of Kinetika’s massive 500 mile walk) was a mixture of sun, fun and exhibition. Imagine the scene; an array of stalls showcasing many of the good works being undertaken in Thurrock, a gentle breeze carrying the superb music of Grays Town Band, people milling around and a whale.
SOUTH Essex train operator Trenitalia c2c has launched a new money-saving Mini Break ticket for customers planning a long weekend in the capital or a seaside break in Southend, and is also running extra trains over the summer period to help boost local tourism.
A LOCAL hospice charity is on the lookout for teams from local businesses to join its next annual charity golf event which raises vital funds for its care.
AS a part of the T100 Dreaming event, Thurrock Lifestyle Solutions (TLS) have teamed up with wearecreativesthurrock.uk to erect a sculpture of a whale that has been devastated by plastic pollution.
NEW changes to the Highway Code will give pedestrians greater priority over cars at junctions and crossings, the transport secretary has announced.
THROUGHOUT the summer holidays, with every adult meal over £4.50, customers can also get a kid’s meal absolutely free.
THIS week, Lakeside welcomed Thérapie Clinic to the shopping centre, opening their doors on Level 1 opposite H beauty.
GRAVESEND and Tilbury residents can plan a summer day out with a difference this August as London’s leading River Bus service, Uber Boat by Thames Clippers
PROTESTORS dressed in pantomime costume greeted councillors as a petition over the closure of the Thameside theatre was presented.
LAKESIDE could be turned into a bustling “green” town with new homes nestled alongside shops under new council plans.
FOLLOWING the latest Government advice and guidance, shoppers in Lakeside shopping centre will be given the option on whether or not to wear a face covering from Monday 19 July when Covid restrictions are eased. “Visitors that choose to continue to wear a face covering are welcome to do so, and those that choose not […]
THE regeneration of Grays has taken another significant step forward after being awarded £19.9million as part of the government’s Towns Fund scheme.
Six talented young artists have been announced as winners of the Thurrock SACRE Spirited Arts Competition which asked primary school pupils in years one to six to create art around themes inspired by their learning in Religious Education which illustrate the relationship between God, Earth and all the people that live on it. The six […]
THE Land of the Fanns, spanning 185 square kilometres from south west Essex to east London, is an area rich in history, diverse in landscapes and full of fascinating characters and stories.
THERE is one event you MUST visit this summer, and that’s Lakeside Shopping Centre’s Dinosaur takeover extravaganza.
ESCAPE Hunt announces they will be opening a new venue in Lakeside Shopping Centre, located in West Thurrock, expected to open this Autumn 2021.
A SEASCAPE by renowned British painter J.M.W. Turner will be auctioned by Sotheby’s on Wednesday.
USP College is set to open its new, state-of-the-art XTEND Digital campus in Canvey and become the first academic institution in the UK with an on-campus volumetric capture studio and Teslasuits for creating and experiencing content in virtual and augmented reality.
BRITAIN’S ‘Ultimate Pop Star’, Sir Cliff Richard, invites you to be part of the most spectacular silver screen party of the year, as he celebrates his 80th birthday in cinemas nationwide.