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Men’s Shed In Pitsea? Take our survey

Heart of Pitsea are looking into creating a new project within the area, based upon the national ‘Men’s Shed’ programme, where men can come together to chat, connect and create....

Feel Good Photography Challenge

Win it! Heart of Pitsea is calling young people to take some positive, happy photographs in our new competition running throughout May! Get creative and join in our ‘Feel Good...

Free one-2-one counselling available

We’ve teamed up again with local community counselling charity The Listening Post C.I.C​, to provide them with funding to offer one-2-one counselling to people within our boundary*. All sessions are...

Who? What? When? Where? Competition

Heart of Pitsea Who? What? When? And Where? Storyline Competition We are asking children and young people to come up with an idea for a short story or poem with...

Community Skills Station E-learning

              COMMUNITY SKILLS STATION FREE E-LEARNING FOR HEART OF PITSEA RESIDENTS AND LOCAL SMALL BUSINESSES Heart of Pitsea is launching a new e-learning programme,...

We mustn’t take off the COVID-19 brake –...

During the continuing COVID-19 situation we mustn’t take off the brake – stay alert, keep safe and well! Heart of Pitsea is still very much in operation and we are committed...

Spotlight on the Heart of Pitsea Youth Forum

The Local Trust had heard great things about our groundbreaking Youth Forum and sent journalist Ryan Herman to find out what the project is all about. He spent an evening...

Sprinkling some festive sparkle in Pitsea

        Since the Heart of Pitsea project began, our resident committee members have wanted to install some Christmas lights to sprinkle some festive sparkle for the community...

Apples Donated to Salvation Army Christmas Dinner

Apple crumble will be on the menu for 40 people at the Salvation Army annual Christmas Day dinner! Our Incredible Edible leader Chris, delivered apples – picked locally in Pitsea...

Community comes together for Christmas in Pitsea

The weather was incredible kind to us and what an amazing community turn out we had for the Pitsea Community Christmas! Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the entertainment on stage, a fantastic...

Another successful Community Health Market

Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone who came along to our Community Health Market at the Dipple Medical Centre on Monday 21 October. It was fantastic to have...

We are one of the Basildon @70 heroes!!

We are incredibly proud and pleased to have been chosen as one of the Basildon Borough Council ‘Basildon@70 Heroes’, with a poster in the Eastgate Shopping Centre and a mention in...

Our 2018-19 Celebration & AGM

Thank you to everyone who came along to our 2018/2019 Celebration and AGM on Saturday 15 June at The Chalvedon Community Centre. It was great to see our friends from...

Fabulous feedback for our fun Easter Activities

To celebrate the launch of the new Heart of Pitsea Legacy Park, we hosted a programme of fun activities throughout the Easter Holidays. All held close to the new Children’s...

Heart of Pitsea supporting The Basildon Academies Youth...

The Basildon Academies Youth Enterprise Challenge, Friday 29 March    Just like an exciting episode of ‘The Apprentice’, Heart of Pitsea tasked 8 teams of Basildon Academy students with setting up...

Heart of Pitsea fund new play equipment and...

Heart of Pitsea in the news! A number of Heart of Pitsea resident members and their children, along with family members from our Wednesday Youth Club, went along for a...

Heart of Pitsea Life Stories Project

  Heart of Pitsea ‘Life Stories’ Project Over the years, we have had the privilege to meet many Pitsea residents with incredible life stories to tell. And that made us...

Volunteer for Incredible Edible

Incredible Edible, our gardening project, is looking for volunteers to join us to work on our four plots growing organic fruit and vegetables which is available free to local residents...

FREE Community Connect Club

FREE Community Connect, Pitsea Leisure Centre Every Wednesday, from 6.30pm-8.30pm at The Place, Pitsea Leisure Centre, we offer a whole range of FREE activities, aimed at connecting with adults in...

FREE Block Builders Construction Club – Pitsea Library

10am to 12 noon, Pitsea Library, Northlands Pavement, Pitsea SS13 3DU Children of all ages love creating with blocks. As well as being fun, it has a real educational quality,...

Our 3 Year Plan

  We are pleased to present our updated Big Local plan for the Heart of Pitsea area. This document sets out what we plan to do over the next three...

Heart of Pitsea Resident Survey

We are currently surveying Pitsea Residents to find out what improvements they would like to see in the area. The answers we receive will help shape our aims and objectives...

We Are A Big Local

Big Local is an exciting opportunity for residents in 150 areas around England to make a massive and lasting positive difference to their communities. Big Local brings together all the...

CHRISTMAS CHEER

CHRISTMAS CHEER

It’s been an eventful year and the Heart of Pitsea are proud to have developed and supported a wide range of projects and activities. These have included a Summer Fun...

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The Heart of Pitsea newsletter – ‘The Hop’ – is delivered to over 3,500 homes within the SS13 3** postcode area.

It’s packed full of information on Heart of Pitsea, our projects and events and also features articles on local organisations that might interest our readers.

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