Have your say on 10-year parking strategy for the Borough
Residents and businesses are being urged to take part in a public consultation on the Borough’s first parking strategy, which will shape the council’s approach to parking management in Southend-on-Sea for the next 10 years.
London Southend Airport publishes new price list to incentivise quieter and cleaner aircraft
London Southend Airport has introduced a new tariff incentivising the use of quieter and cleaner aircraft – its latest step as part of its Connecting Communities commitment.
Southend-on-Sea is set to host the fourth stage of world-renowned cycle race, The Women’s Tour, in October 2021.READ MORE
Additional seafront safety measures almost complete
Work is nearly complete on the installation of 48 multi-purpose blocks on Southend seafront, providing additional safety, whilst also providing additional seating, colour, and greenery in the tourist hotspot.
All aboard for consultation on bus services in the Borough
The council is seeking views on local bus services in Southend with the aim of working with bus companies to improve the service over the coming years.
Raising awareness in Southend of hate crime
Pop-up information stands will be cropping up in Southend next week as part of Hate Crime Awareness Week.
Planned highways improvement works announced for October
Nine roads and three pavements across the Borough are planned for repairs and resurfacing throughout October as the council continues its £10m highways investment programme for 2021/22.
Less than two weeks until world-renowned cycle race comes to town
Southend-on-Sea is set to welcome elite global cyclists for the AJ Bell Women’s Tour in just under two weeks, with excitement building for the prestigious event.
60 Minute Mentor continues to provide support to students in Southend
Local businesses interested in providing guidance and advice to local school children are being urged to get in touch to become part of an inspiring mentor project, the 60 Minute Mentor Programme.
Southend-on-Sea Pier took delivery of the first eco-friendly train
On Tuesday 28th September, Southend-on-Sea Pier took delivery of the first eco-friendly train.
Work completes on first stage of Leigh Cliffs repairs
The first stage of works to investigate what repairs need to be made to Leigh Cliffs has been completed.
Road closure order to provide emergency safety measures if needed
A road closure order - giving the council authority to close a section of Southend-on-Sea seafront to vehicles as a last resort to deal with any major safety concerns - is to be put in place from Friday 1 October.
Major improvement works finished at key junction
The main highway works for the junction improvement project at The Bell junction, which will increase traffic flow and improve air quality in the area, have been completed.
Get your tickets now for unique event taking place on world-famous Pier
A unique cultural event is taking place on the iconic Southend Pier this week, celebrating how it became HMS Leigh during World War 2 (WW2).
We're giving away a pair of tickets to the tribute to Whitney Houston The Greatest Love of All on Saturday 30th October.READ MORE
Leigh-On-Sea Independent Shops and Businesses Take Part in Fiver Fest to Celebrate Independent High Streets
Independent businesses in Southend-on-Sea are taking part in TOTALLY LOCALLY National Fiver Fest from 9th – 23rd October thanks to its success in Leigh-on-Sea over the past two years.READ MORE
The Huge Hangout is a free one-day event hosted by the Southend YMCA’s youth projects, All In Music and FYV. It will bring together youth from Southend and surrounding areas to explore mental health, whilst celebrating local musical talent.READ MORE
An intriguing new exhibition is set to open at Southend Central Museum celebrating the history of collecting and humanity’s timeless desire to collect and view curiosities.READ MORE
The Southend Boys’ and Girls’ Choirs have joined up with past members and local musicians to produce a virtual recording of the classic song “How Can I keep from Singing?”.READ MORE
Estuary 2021 has announced two final events that will bring to an end the second edition of the large-scale arts festival.READ MORE
Leigh on Sea Shop
October 9 2021 - December 4 2021MORE
Christmas at Do It Like A Mother
October 15 2021 - December 18 2021MORE
Joker: Live in Concert
October 25 2021 - October 25 2021MORE
Leigh Farmers' Market - 6th November 2021
November 6 2021 - November 6 2021MORE
Jack Dee: Off The Telly
November 17 2021 - December 5 2021MORE
Leigh Farmers' Market - 19th November 2021
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