Latest news updates from Basildon at 70

In the News: Basildon at 70 vintage tea dance success
08 May 2019 - An original 1950's dancing dress, decorative antique china and dancing that would have scored highly on a Strictly Come Dancing scoreboard were all part of the Basildon at 70 vintage tea dance at Woodlands School last Saturday.
In the News: People encouraged to get active with free nine week programme
09 April 2019 - A free nine-week initiative to get people active in Basildon is being launched culminating in a family fun day at Basildon Sporting Village.
In the News: 70 Basildon Heroes to celebrate 70th anniversary of the New Town
01 March 2019 - As part of Basildon New Town's 70th anniversary, Basildon Council and Eastgate Shopping Centre are celebrating 70 years with 70 Basildon Heroes - and we need your nominations.
In the News:- Civic celebration to mark Basildon's 70th anniversary
04 February 2019 - Celebrating Basildon New Town was the theme of a Civic celebration in St Martin's Church (31 January) to commemorate 70 years since the new town was created.
In the News:- Year of celebrations launched to mark Basildon's 70th birthday
04 January 2019 - Today marks 70 years since Basildon new town was created, with the community coming together to celebrate the milestone.