Shared on behalf of Michael Spencer for community interest Written 400 years ago, Shakespeare’s Hamlet is often viewed as the ultimate achievement for professional actors and theatre makers. However, the play looks at aspects of life which are common to us all: wanting to meet the expectations of our parents, the pain of love, desire … Continue reading ‘The Peoples Hamlet’ Are you interested?
Shared on behalf of ECVYS Young people have lots of valid opinions & views to share and it is vital that we listen. Not only because we should, but because they can give us valuable insight into how things really are for young people living in Essex today. Young people are change makers, we just … Continue reading 2021 Violence and Vulnerability listening projects
Thurrock Council is starting the next stage of Your Place, Your Voice, working with The Prince’s Foundation on a plan-making process which gets communities engaged throughout.
From Monday 1st February to Sunday 7th February is National HIV Testing Week, a great opportunity for us to raise awareness and help to stop the transmission of HIV. Due to Covid-19 we are unable to complete our normal way of working which would be providing face to face testing clinics within the communities of Essex, Southend … Continue reading Help THT raise awareness of HIV Testing Week
There are plenty of ways to get a coronavirus test in Thurrock with sites and centres available across the borough. As well as making sure there are several options for anyone who has any COVID-19 symptoms there are specific locations where those who have to work outside their home can pick up a test. If … Continue reading Getting tested in Thurrock
Directors of Public Health from Southend On Sea, Thurrock and Essex County Councils are strongly advising that all places of workshop should close from tomorrow morning (Friday 8th January) to reduce the spread of Covid-19. Funerals are the only exception and they must continue adhering to current Government guidance. Full details of the notification can … Continue reading Urgent guidance for places of worship
Would you enjoy working within your local community? Thurrock CVS have 4 exciting new roles to help build stronger communities. Find out more on our Job Opportunity pages
On Monday, 14 December Mid and South Essex Health and Care Partnership launched the MSE Big Festive Thank You to spread some festive cheer and to recognise how people across mid and South Essex have come together to fight coronavirus. A highlight of the campaign will be on Thursday, 24 December at 6pm when we … Continue reading Get involved in the local Big festive Thank You and ring a bell on your doorstep on Christmas Eve
The Jack Petchey Foundation has given Thurrock Swimming Club a substantial grant to help support young vulnerable adults within the community. The Covid Recovery Fund has been awarded to organisations that have shown commitment and desire within their application to help those most affected by the pandemic. Thurrock Swimming Club will help those families that … Continue reading Jack Petchey awards Covid-19 grant to Thurrock Swimming Club