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Fairtrade Foundation beats snow to Leigh-on-Sea bring the importance of Fairtrade to many lives around the world

Fairtrade Foundation beats snow to Leigh-on-Sea bring the importance of Fairtrade to many lives around the world

On Sunday 25th February, Oasis Coffee House, 189 Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea hosted a Fairtrade event at the start of Fairtrade Fortnight, which attended by a full house. Sarah Brazier from the Fairtrade Foundation came to give a talk about Fairtrade and the difference it makes for farming communities who produce our food in the global… Continue Reading

Vote for New Life Wood at Tesco

Dear Friends Please vote for New Life Wood each time you shop in local Tesco stores from Thursday 1st March to Monday 30th April 2018. New Life Wood is a new Christian charity for South Essex that’s set to transform lives for disadvantaged adults in our local community. We are a wood recycling and regeneration… Continue Reading

Southend Street Pastors receive a Queens Award

Southend Street Pastors receive a Queens Award

The Southend-on-Sea Street Pastors have been recognised with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service for 2016. A group from Southend has been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK. The Southend-on-Sea Street Pastors have been helping vulnerable people by taking Jesus on to… Continue Reading

Flashmob halts shopping for real meaning of Christmas

Flashmob halts shopping for real meaning of Christmas

SOUTHEND’s festive shopping stopped at noon on Saturday 20th December 2015 as a flashmob on the true meaning of Christmas captivated shoppers. The town centre stood still as the Salvation Army Band, disguised as festive buskers, and a choir of 100 people led by The Show Choir disguised as shoppers broke into Hark the Herald… Continue Reading