Providing small grants of up to £500 towards events and services that commemorate World War 2 (WW2) VE Day. Events and services must take place in Thurrock and bring residents together. Examples include street parties, afternoon tea, exhibitions and formal services. VE Day was 8 May 1945, and this year is its 75th anniversary. To find out more, go to IWM: … Continue reading SMALL GRANTS FOR WORLD WAR 2 VICTORY IN EUROPE (VE) DAY EVENTS
Volunteers of Thurrock CVS projects and Thurrock Community hubs were gathered together for a festive lunch organised by TCVS staff. The afternoon celebration was filled with festive treats to thank volunteers for their hard efforts and donated time throughout the year within the different projects of Thurrock CVS and Community hubs. Volunteers enjoyed tucking into … Continue reading Thurrock CVS hosts Christmas Meal to thank volunteers
Do you know a special person or group that gives their time to help others, volunteers to improve our environment, or is involved in sporting success or an inspirational young person?Nominate before 2/12/2019 at: thurrock.gov.uk/civicawards
Help us raise awareness of Mate Crime in our Community Mate crime is where a vulnerable victim is befriended and then taken advantage of by the perpetrator. The perpetrator will position themselves as the victims friend and may commit a number of offences against the victim. Perpetrators will often attempt to isolate the victim to … Continue reading Mate Crime
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Local family man from Stanford-le-Hope, Adam Kortlandt is undertaking the gruelling 100-mile Prudential London/Surrey Bike Ride on Sunday 4th August 2019 and has chosen to raise funds to support Hardie Park, a place that his daughters love to play in.
The Aveley Community Hub is currently being built on the Aveley Recreation Ground. It is due to open January 2020.
The SS17 Community Festival in Stanford-le-Hope raised a few smiles at Hardie Park on Sun 7th July. The event was free for all with a packed agenda for the local community to enjoy.
The popular SS17 Community Festival in Stanford-le-Hope will be staged at Hardie Park on Sun 7th July between 12pm and 6pm. The event is free for all with a packed agenda for the local community to enjoy. Live acts will entertain from the stage alongside bouncy castles for the children with local stallholders on site … Continue reading Festival Fever in SS17
Hardie Park in Stanford-le-Hope hosted ‘The Dogtopia Show‘, last weekend on Sunday 9th June. Dogtopia Pet Services and Alicia’s Obedience Dog Training delivered a fun canine related programme to entertain. Alicia Bratby, of AODT said, ‘Wow, the turn-out for the event was amazing, the park was buzzing from the start and allowed us to raise … Continue reading Charity Pooch Show Success