News and Press Releases

mollands lane Sensory Garden host open day

(photos shared by NAS Thurrock) On the 11th September Scope and Nas Thurrock hosted an open day to celebrate the new Mollands Lane Sensory Garden at Mollands Lane allotment, Ockendon. Visitors were able to meet the chickens and try the fresh grown vegetables whilst enjoying all smells and senses in the garden. Project manager Daniel … Continue reading mollands lane Sensory Garden host open day

Community Recipe Request

Our lovely Thurrock Food Network Coordinator, Jaymie is collecting Community Recipe’s from all our wonderful Thurrock residents. If you, or anyone you know, would like to share your favourite recipe to be featured on the Stronger Together website ( Please send to or send a direct message on facebook to Jaymie here

Free 12 Week programme for unemployed young people

Are you 16-25? Not in education, training or employment and wanting to boost your employability, teamwork skills and confidence? Contact us today on  07710 365864 or to find out more. Our fantastic FREE 12 Week TEAM Programme starts 27th September 2021 in ThurrockWhat are you waiting for? 

SIP Group gives Beehive garden furniture a makeover

A shout out to the brilliant SIP Group who brightened up our Beehive Garden Furniture last week! SIP is the ‘Social Inclusion Group’ run by Open Door, the group is aimed for young people to improve their confidence, independence, skills and friendship group. With the sun shining, the group decided the Beehive furniture was looking … Continue reading SIP Group gives Beehive garden furniture a makeover

Join Tilbury Forum Committee

Tilbury Community Forum are looking for new committee members! If you are interested, or know someone who is interested, please fill in the voting document and return to, putting ‘Committee’ in the Subject box.

Alzheimer’s society thurrock team

The Alzheimer’s Society’s Thurrock Team will be providing information, advice and support for anyone affected by dementia in Thurrock. The drop ins will take place every second Friday at Thurrock and Brentwood Mind, Grays Shopping Centre starting from Friday 15 October, 10am – 12pm.

Sexual Health Week

This week is Sexual Health Week and the theme is Consent: Do You Get It? BrookCharity will be hosting a range of activities for everyone to take part in to broaden your understanding of sexual health and how this can support your relationships, both online and offline as well as helpful materials and resources. For … Continue reading Sexual Health Week

making essex safer – take part in the survey

Have your say on making Essex safer and getting crime down by taking part in the PFCC’s Police and Crime Plan Survey here: Everyone who lives, works, or travels in Essex has the chance to help to make the county safer as Roger Hirst, the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner (PFCC) for Essex, develops the … Continue reading making essex safer – take part in the survey

Thurrock’s COVID Stars

Recognising those who’ve helped so much The Mayor of Thurrock would like to recognise those whose incredible generosity and support has helped Thurrock residents during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The support shown by so many individuals, community groups, volunteer groups, faith groups and local businesses in Thurrock has been overwhelming. We’re now inviting you to … Continue reading Thurrock’s COVID Stars


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