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Kurt’s daytrip to the new and improved Laindon Community Centre

4th December 2021
Posted by Kurt Wilson

So, Kurt found himself out of the studio again today, as he attended the ribbon cutting ceremony of the recently revamped Laindon Community Centre. Now, Kurt being Kurt, managed to persuade the Mayor of Basildon amongst others to have a chat on the airwaves:

Mayor of Basildon, David Dadds and Councillor Jeff Henry speak with Kurt
Jeanette speaks with Kurt on Gateway
Steve speaks with Kurt on Gateway
Kurt talks with Councillor Kevin Wingfield

A tribute to Gateway’s very own Yvonne Williams

The Laindon Community Centre is special to us at Gateway for other reasons. One of our founding directors, Yvonne Williams, frequented the centre as a Tai Chi Instructor – and we used to hold our AGMs there, too. Sadly Yvonne passed away a few years back now – but, The Laindon Community Centre installed this very fitting tribute:

That’s your lot for this week! We’ll be back in your ears, next Saturday from 12-noon! 🙂