16 April 2019 - To celebrate St George's Day this year, six Basildon Council owned car parks are going to be free of charge on 23 April.

The car parks include: Billericay High Street, Radford Crescent, Lake Meadows, Wickford Main, Wickford Ladygate and Wickford Pool.

To commemorate the day the Towngate Theatre is producing St George's Day themed food such as fish and chips, pie and mash plus apple crumble and custard or spotted dick between 12 and 3pm. To avoid disappointment book by calling 01268 205296.