Local Secondary Schools Performing Above National Average
New figures show that secondary schools in Southend-on-Sea performed above the national average under the Government’s new GCSE measures.
More Than 10k LED Street Lights Keep Southend Shining Bright
An ambitious two-year project to keep Southend’s roads lit throughout the night with energy-efficient LED lamps has now seen more than 10,000 street lights installed across the borough, with only 4,000 left on the to-do list.
Southend continues to struggle whilst Basildon Hospital not far off hitting national target
Latest statistics have revealed that Basildon Hospital are not far off hitting the national target for paitents who spend four hours or less in A & E whilst Southend continues to struggle.READ MORE
Holocaust Memorial Day Service
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council will be paying tribute to all those who lost their lives or loved ones throughout the Holocaust and other more recent genocides during Holocaust Memorial Day.
News: Tragic accident passenger cautioned with possession
A 17 year old boy who was a passenger in the car that saw two youths killed in Leigh has been cautioned for possession of cannabis.
Major Investment in Southend Pier Set to Continue
The Council is set to continue its major investment in Southend Pier, with a further £11.5m proposed to be spent on maintenance, repairs and major improvements over the next four years.
Nearly £60m New Investment Proposed Over the Next Four Years
Expanded secondary schools, a new care campus for the elderly, and investment in the Pier, parks and car parking improvements top the funding list as the council’s draft capital budget up to 2021 has been revealed.
Mix of Savings and Investments Part of 2017/18 Draft Budget
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has unveiled its draft revenue budget for 2017/18 which shows how the council must bridge a budget gap of nearly £13m.
The Britannia, in Eastern Esplanade, Southend, is to be preserved and turned into a chip shop with flats above, after developers and campaigners came to an agreement following the pub’s closure in March 2015.READ MORE
My son and his girlfriend split up just after xmas and my son has moved down to Cornwall with his new partner. I used to pick my grandson up from his nursery in Leigh once a week and spend the afternoon with him, but now my grandson’s mother will not allow it. Can I do anything about that?READ MORE
Competition: Win a Valentine's Dinner for Two at the Royal Hotel
Valentine's day is fast approaching, and we're offering you the chance to win a 3-course meal for two at the Royal Hotel!MORE
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