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Planet Leasing to feature in new Channel 4 fly-on-the-wall documentary The Job Interview

by Planet Leasing, on , in News.

Essex’s very own Planet Leasing, based on the Leigh Road, Leigh-on-Sea are to feature in Channel 4’s new fixed-rig format series that follows the interview process for real jobs being offered by genuine employers. It uses multiple cameras to reveal in detail for the first time the terror and triumph of real-life interviews, highlighting every aspect from handshake to potentially life-changing job offer. “We feel privileged to be a part of this unique opportunity, and to be given the chance to genuinely change somebodies […]

A Season with the Chalkwell Red Caps

by miss annabel dee* gallery & studios, on , in News.

The next exhibition to be held at miss annabel dee* gallery & studios is ‘A Season with the Chalkwell Red Caps’ –  a documentary exhibition my Michael White. About the exhibition Michael says: ” I work as a commercial, documentary and lifestyle photographer focusingmainly on people. Based in both London and Leigh on Sea Essex. I believe that the people I photograph are the key to my work. I pride myself in dealing with all types of situations, cultures and personalities, to produce stunning, sometimes […]

Independent Retailer Month

by Groovy Baby, on , in Offers.

Today (1st July 2016) sees the launch of Independent Retailer Month. Woohoo! How are we getting involved at Groovy Baby? Every working day in July we will post our outfit of the day. We will also be once again highlighting our fabulous sellers and their products… Plus we have a few more things up our sleeve to be announced throughout the month. And to celebrate the kick off we are offering 25% off pre-loved clothing this Friday and Saturday! Please mention this post to […]


by Groovy Baby, on , in News.

WOW…so it appears that some of our lovely customers have nominated us in the ‘Best Children’s Clothing Shop’ category in the Essex Mum’s Annual Awards. This might not mean much to many or in fact those big names appearing on the list but to a little shop like us this is MASSIVE especially only having opened 7 months ago.  The nomination alone is fantastic and I cannot thank all of our lovely customers enough.  I am so so grateful. Now we may not have a hope […]

A Sense of Summer with Edge Hair Salon

by Edge Hair Salon, on , in News.

SENSE OF SUMMER Is summer finally on it’s way? Are we going to get some more fun in the sun? Who knows! But we do know that everyone’s getting ready for summer with their sun-kissed tans and beautiful blonde-tones. We can’t believe how many people are getting Brazilian blow dries done at the moment, just in time for the humid weather – at least they won’t have frizzy hair. Vicky and Jen are currently doing two Brazilian blow dries on some lovely clients…We will show you […]

Filming at Local Jewellers

by C J Vinten Goldsmiths, on , in News.

Local band, the Arcaves, shot scenes for their new music video at C J Vinten Goldsmiths on Thursday 9th June. This isn’t the first time the goldsmiths have had filming on their premises. Early this year local directors Mark Mooney and Duncan Tinkler shot scenes for their short online film featuring Games of Thrones actor, Darren Kent.  

Edge Hair Weekly Blog

by Edge Hair Salon, on , in News.

Here at Edge we post a blog every Saturday on with weekly updates, offers and gossip from the salon, giving you an insight to our day to day life! Head over to wordpress to take a look at our weekly blogs so far!

Superhero art!!

by Groovy Baby, on , in News.

Despite not being an official Art Trail venue we just couldn’t resist getting involved in the excitement! So proud and pleased to present to you the work of Ryan Hadley… For a limited time only… You must come check out these bad boys, definately for the big kids out there😉 Made using hand cut vinyl stencils to mask the steel plates, the exposed areas are then rusted to reach the desired effect.  The vinyl mask is then removed and the steel is sprayed to […]

Summer time= den time in the garden!

by Groovy Baby, on , in News.

Summer time = den time in the garden! We love this awesome log cabin style teepee we have in-store but don’t forget if this doesn’t fit your style we custom make 😀 And they roll up neat and tidy if you don’t have room to have them out permanent… ✌🏻💜✌🏻