In the news: October 2022
Visitors to Basildon can now enjoy delicious desserts at Kaspa's, a brand-new dessert house as it opened its doors on Thursday 27 October as part of the new East Square cinema development.
Councillors have agreed to award the construction contract for a new swimming pool at Eversley Leisure Centre in Pitsea to Morgan Sindall Property Services. The decision was made at a meeting of Basildon Council's Cabinet on Thursday 20 October 2022.
Proposals for a detailed funding bid to Arts Council England were approved by councillors at a meeting of Basildon Council's Cabinet on Thursday 20 October.
Residents, landowners and businesses are encouraged to share details of sites that could be suitable for future development, as preparations continue on a new local plan for Basildon Borough.
Your Future, held on 18 October at the Towngate Theatre, returned bigger than ever to support young people making decisions on their future.
Basildon's rough sleepers will get a fresh new start at Nevendon Place after the scheme to provide 16 self-contained supported move-on flats is now complete.
In the news: The Basildon Business Expo provides powerful networking opportunity for over 70 businesses
Basildon Council in collaboration with Essex Chambers of Commerce hosted this year's Basildon Business Expo on 28 September to provide local businesses with a platform to grow.
Our Community Safety Wardens have joined Essex Police across the weekend and will do this evening to conduct joint patrols during the Halloween period.