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THE HARD work of cyclists who took part in the Rotary Club of Thorpe Bay's Foulness Island bike ride in August last yearhave presented a check to Southend Hospital for £20,000.
The money was donated to the hospital's Keyhole Cancer Appeal.
Rotarians and those who marshalled at the event were invited to the reception last week.
They were treated to tea anc cake with keyhole surgeon Mike Dworkin.
Mr Dworkin said: “It was lovely to be able to see Foulness Island and its wonderful scenery, it really was great fun.
“We are hugely grateful to everyone involved, those who helped to put on the event and also those who helped to raise this amazin... read on
read on...HAROLD Hill food bank desperately need items to feed the hungry.
A HEAD TEACHER of a Harold Wood school has been acquitted on two counts of assault. read on...
A WAR veteran from Harold Hill is battling on with a campaign for medal recognition for all members of the armed forces. read on...
SHOPS and businesses in Rayleigh and Hockley are being urged to sign up to protect vulnerable people. read on...
Harry Kane capped an unlikely late Spurs fightback, as West Ham were denied three priceless Barclays Premier League points from this rip-roaring London derby.
This was viewed by many as a test of the Hammers' character following last week’s FA Cup capitulation at West Bromwich Albion.
Indeed, Sam Allardyce’s charges had won just once in six Premier League outings, and a season that had promised so much was now in danger of disintegrating before their very eyes.
Spurs on the other hand have gone from strength to strength. A defeat at Liverpool followed by a Europa League draw with Fiorentina last time out had somewhat tempered the north Londoners resolve follo... read on
read on...Fabio Liverani's Orient boosted their League One survival fight on Saturday, with Andrea Dossena, David Mooney and Jay Simpson on target.
A hugely disappointing second half capitulation saw Southend United's push for automatic promotion hit the buffers, as Stevenage hit back to win this see-saw Sky Bet League Two encounter at the Lamex Stadium. read on...
Southend's ten-match unbeaten run was ended by smash 'n grab Accrington last Saturday, courtesy of second-half Piero Mingoia and Terry Gornell strikes. read on...
TEN-man West Ham United grabbed a share of the Barclays Premier League spoils after Spanish goalkeeper Adrian had seen red in this otherwise drab affair at Southampton. read on...
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