Basildon at 70 - 2019 Celebrations
2019 marked 70 years since Basildon New Town was created and everyone was invited to celebrate!
Basildon New Town turned 70 in 2019 and a whole programme of events and activities took place in celebration of this significant milestone.
During 2019 Basildon New Town celebrated its 70th anniversary with a whole variety of events and activities, enjoyed by thousands of people and all made possible with the generous support of local schools, charities, businesses and community groups. Here's a look back at just a few.
As part of Basildon New Town's 70th Anniversary, Basildon Council and Eastgate Shopping Centre celebrated 70 years with 70 Basildon Heroes.
Throughout 2019 we shared a selection of our residents' Basildon at 70 memories, both here and on our social media channels
2019 marks 70 years since Basildon New Town was created and everyone is invited to celebrate!