Tilbury Carnival 2019 – Flag Making Workshops

We’ll be creating 30 new flags looking at the rich history of Tilbury, its docks and port communities, the arrival of the Windrush and its legacy, all the different local people as well as the fascinating journeys that have brought

Tilbury Carnival 20th July 2019

Thurrock is proud of its connections with the Empire Windrush, which arrived here at Tilbury Cruise Terminal on the 22nd June 1948 with the 70th Anniversary being celebrated last year in great style. In partnership with the Port of Tilbury,

Tilbury Carnival (Windrush)

Position: Project Manager Fee: £6,000 Reporting to: Tilbury on the Thames Trust Director Inspired by the Empire Windrush’s landing at Tilbury Cruise Terminal, our project will engage Tilbury school children and residents in a programme of educational workshops that culminate in a

2 Day Logistics Industry Course – New Course Dates

New course date have been released for the 2 Day Logistics Industry Course. Download the PDF here for more details. Interested in signing up? Click here to go to the registration form.

Port of Tilbury RE:PORT Edition Three

The Port of Tilbury RE:PORT Edition Three 2018 is now available to view and download here.

Port of Tilbury – Community Open Day *FREE EVENT*

Please join us on Saturday 21st July, 11am – 5pm at the London Cruise Terminal, Tilbury.  Innovative arts company Teatro Container are coming from the port town of Valparaiso in Chile to set up an exciting pop-up kitchen container at

Windrush 70th Anniversary

Performers, volunteers, The Port of Tilbury Team and all our lovely visitors thank you for make this a perfect day. A fitting celebration for Windrush 70.   View how the days celebration went by viewing the Windrush70 album.


PLEASE JOIN US ON FRIDAY 22ND JUNE, 1PM – 6PM A FREE EVENT AT THE LONDON CRUISE TERMINAL, TILBURY The Windrush disembarked its passengers at Tilbury in 1948 and became an important landmark event in the history of modern Britain.


The Port of Tilbury has formed a partnership with The Tilbury on the Thames Trust to deliver an employment programme called Attention to Logistics, aimed at ex-military and their families. The funding for this has been provided by central government.

Celebrating the Past, Imagining the Future

Join us for a series of workshops to shape the long term plans for Tilbury Cruise Terminal and the rejuvenation of the Tilbury Carnival. These workshops will lay a foundation for future efforts to restore these magnificent buildings as a