In the news: September 2022
Following the announcement of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Mayor of Basildon, Councillor Luke Mackenzie, has expressed his sincerest condolences on the behalf of the borough with the following statement
Essex Chambers of Commerce in association with Basildon Council will deliver this year's Basildon Business Expo at Basildon Sporting Village, following the success of the previous events held in 2017, 2018 and 2019.
This week Basildon Council's Advice Store welcomed ACL Essex, the largest provider of adult education in the county, to the store.
Basildon Sporting Village will soon host the Find Your Active Basildon Festival for residents to enjoy a range of different sports and activities, all for free.
The award-winning and free Backside to Trackside programme is back this Autumn to help improve both residents' physical and mental health in a social environment.
Basildon's event for The Proclamation of the Accession of King Charles III will be taking place this Sunday after the tragic passing of HM Queen Elizabeth II.
This Saturday, the Find Your Active Basildon Festival will be taking place where residents can get involved in a range of activities, all for free.
A brand new duckfeeder has been installed within Lake Meadows to enable visitors to feed the local ducks and swans in a sustainable way using healthy feed.