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The summer fashion competition winner is Carol Brittain from Canvey Island. She wins a fantastic shopping spree with the Debenhams Personal Shopper worth £500.
Leading book retailer Waterstones has just moved location to the newly refitted HMV, and you will find its range of products towards the rear of the store.
Eastgate’s New Look superstore has just become the talk of the town following a recent refit.
Monday October 11th – Calendar Club open opposite Build-A-Bear on the Lower Mall, selling their large range of calendars and will be there until the new year.
Eastgate shoppers were able to enjoy displays of the latest fashion trends as the Fashion Express hit the Malls every Saturday from July 31st to August 28th.
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The new sound of Basildon is set to hit the airwaves when Basildon’s own community radio station starts broadcasting from the heart of Eastgate On Saturday September 25th.
Virgin Media has just opened its luxurious new store at Eastgate next to Bon Marche and close to ASDA.
Now open opposite Debenhams and close to Burger King on the Upper Mall is The Sweet Shop.
New Look are currently closed until 10am on Friday September 17th, while they prepare to reopen their Upper Mall department. The new autumn wear will include an exciting range of fashions for men for the first time at Eastgate.
The BIG Donation enables everyone to help fight heart disease by donating their good quality unwanted goods which will be sold on in BHF Shops.
World Cup fever has truly arrived at Eastgate shopping centre in Basildon, with the completion of our giant world cup sculpture. Standing more than four metres in height, the sculpture is full of global detail and finished in a stunning gold colour.
Another new arrival at Eastgate is GimmeGizmo, a gadget store next to Aura on the Lower Mall.
Fiona Bruce, BBC newscaster and Action Medical Research ambassador, has recently accepted a cheque for £27,050 on their behalf from British Land’s Chief Executive, Chris Grigg.
Eastgate welcomes Little Havens Children’s Hospice from Monday May 17th to Saturday May 22nd, which is National Children’s Hospice Week.
Eastgate has another top footwear store for shoppers with the reopening of Barratts on the Lower Mall.
Eastgate is thrilled that Josh Dubovie, from Basildon, will be flying the flag for the UK next Saturday, May 29, as our UK representative for the Eurovision Song Contest in Oslo.
Top international fashion store, Superdry, is now open and already shoppers are flocking to select new outfits from the wide range of men’s and women’s clothing.
At a glitzy gala evening at The Brewery in London, Eastgate was awarded a British Council of Shopping Centres Purple Apple marketing merit award for community relations.
Eastgate’s lengthy list of quality fashion stores has grown even longer with the opening of a fantastic new Topshop and Topman store.
Shoppers will have an opportunity to appreciate the artistic talent within the Basildon District as the first ever Basildon District Art Trail is launched.
This coming half term, youngsters aged between 14 and 21 will have a golden opportunity to enter a competition to win an iPad with two runners up prizes of an iPod Touch.
Now broadcasting live from its studio in the Eastgate Upper Galleries is Gateway 97.8 FM, the exciting sound of radio serving the district communities of Basildon and east Thurrock. www.gateway978.com
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Garra Rufa or ‘Doctor Fish’ are the current talk of Basildon following the opening of Dr Spa Fish next to Body Shop and opposite Jane Norman on the Lower Mall.
Another new Christmas store for Eastgate, with the opening of Past Times, on the Lower Mall and next to Ernest Jones. Shoppers can enjoy browsing through their range of Christmas gifts, decorations, snow globes and many other ideas for stocking fillers, including jewellery, books and stationery.
Watch out for the arrival of an exciting new eating experience in the Food Terrace towards the end of November when Taco Bell opens.
Christmas is a time for the Basildon Community to rally round and entertain shoppers while also raising funds for a variety of local causes.
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Eastgate shoppers were treated to some excellent ideas for perfect party wear as personal stylist and image consultant Tina Gill demonstrated how to make the ultimate impression this Christmas.
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Christmas has come early for dozens of life-limited children thanks to a local shopping centre. As the stores closed for the day, Eastgate Shopping Centre in Basildon was transformed into a winter wonderland for the Little Havens Christmas Party on Sunday 12th December.
Eight glamorous students from Performer’s College in Corringham performed dance routines and modelled the fashions of Jane Norman, Republic and New Look.
Eastgate’s annual fitness challenge takes place from Friday Jan 10 to Sunday Jan 16.
Eastgate’s annual Chinese New Year Celebrations will be held on Saturday February 5th.
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Select ladies fashions and Madhouse fashion outlet are now open at Eastgate Shopping Centre.
Eastgate makes Mothers Day simple with hundreds of gorgeous gift ideas. Visit our perfume sampling sessions opposite Starbucks on the Lower Mall until Saturday for details of heavenly scented offers at such great stores as Debenhams, The Perfume Shop, Superdrug and The Fragrance Shop.
Hans Wustefeld has finally called time on his role as General Manager of Eastgate after 16 years of loyal service to the Centre and to the town of Basildon.
Eastgate Shopping is preparing to unite the town behind a special twelve-day appeal to help victims of the recent disaster in Japan.
Ever since September 2010, Eastgate has enjoyed having a community radio station resident within the Centre.
To paraphrase that old wedding adage: something old, something borrowed is set to create something new as Fashion students from South Essex College will be creating a St George’s Day themed wedding dress made completely from recycled ones.
Find out when we're open this Bank Holiday
The sun is shining – our winter woollies are packed away and we are all looking forward to getting ready for summer!
Spend £30 or more on fashion at a selection of top Eastgate stores, and receive two meals for the price of one at Nando's, until the end of May.
Take a look at our fabulous summer savings!
Basildon-Eastgate Art officially opened to shoppers at 10am on Saturday June 2nd.
Eastgate is open late On Saturday November 19th and on Thursdays
from November 24th plus other selected nights before Christmas.
Spend £30 or more at Eastgate on Saturdays until December and be entered into our free prize draw to win a Christmas shopping spree worth £1,000 at the Eastgate stores of your choice.
Seriously ill children and their families from across Essex have had an early visit from Santa at a special Christmas Party over the weekend.
As you pile on a few extra pounds over Christmas, help is at hand soon to get you back into shape….and it’s so close to Eastgate Shopping Centre.
Eastgate’s annual competition in conjunction with the Yellow Advertiser will be held from Monday 2nd April to Sunday 15th April.
The Whitsun weekend sees the start of the celebrations for the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and stores are already crammed full of special fashions, gifts and souvenirs to mark the sixty years that our Sovereign has been at the helm of our nation.
With Basildon Eastgate Art already having attracted over 50,000 visitors, Gallery 2 has just opened in an adjacent unit on the Upper Mall.
It has been announced that Gateway 97.8 FM, the community radio station based at Eastgate Shopping Centre in Basildon, has won The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.
Aged just 13, Abbie Smith is sharing her passion for fashion with Eastgate shoppers until August 31st with her very own fashion exhibition at Gallery 2, next door to Next on the Upper Mall.
One of the county’s most talented and created sculptors, Alistair Smith, is currently exhibiting a range of his artistic creations in Gallery 2, next to the BEA Gallery on the Upper Mall.
The Eastgate Car Park, No 6, is currently undergoing a floor by floor transformation to provide you with the best car parking facilities in Basildon.
Halloween is just around the corner. Still need to get organised? We’ve lots of great stores at Eastgate Shopping Centre - here’s where to head for your spooky stuff…
She only launched her debut clothing boutique back in September of this year but following the huge success, Amy Childs, is set to open her very first pop-up shop on Saturday 1st December in Basildon - just in time for the festive period!
Bigger bays, brighter lights, better floor surfaces and no more car park works from November 12th until mid-January.
Our opening hours during the Christmas period, including late night shopping on Thursdays.
Did you know that our company has been making clothes for over 70 years? So we’ve done our homework when it comes to outdoor clothing! We design performance clothing to be used in the outdoors, so whether you’re up hills, on mountains, on snow or in rain, it’s safe to say that we’ve got it covered! Designed for men, women and children, our clothing boasts stylish designs as well as excellent value for money.
We're holding a competition where your Mum could win a pamper day worth £200 from Debenhams!
With effect from Monday March 11th, 2013, there will be a slightly amended procedure for late night shoppers entering and exiting ASDA.
Look out for the newest additions to Eastgate's Store Kineuo
Your new Asda Optician offers you a complete range of services to suit the eye care needs of you and your family.
Would you like to be part of our Christmas team here at the Grotto this year? We are looking for Grotto Managers, Elves and Santa’s!
Eastgate has once again joined forces with South Essex College and the Echo to find prospective young fashion designers of the future.
Forget New York, forget London, fashion wise: it’s Basildon’s Eastgate Shopping Centre where the future of fashion is at, thanks to the Basildon Fashion Awards competition which saw a celebrity judge and other top local fashion experts assess the future of the region’s fashion talent.
“Bigger and better than ever before”, is how Eastgate Centre Manager Ian Clark described his shopping centre’s Christmas launch celebrations for this year on Saturday November 16th.
Basildon residents can look forward to a feast of festive fun this year as the Basildon Christmas Festival is launched for the first time, starting with the switch-on of the Christmas lights on Saturday 16th November.
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