Pay to park on your smartphone
Rummaging through pockets for change to pay for parking will soon be a thing of the past, as the Council rolls out smartphone payments at its car parks.
Views sought over new generation of CCTV
Southend residents and businesses are being asked for their views on a proposed upgrade of the Borough’s CCTV network.
Rio Bar & Restaurant acquired!
Bosses of the Roslin Beach Hotel have acquired what was previously Rio Bar & Restaurant in Leigh Broadway.READ MORE
Herbert protocol launched in Southend-on-Sea
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is supporting Essex Police implement a national scheme locally, which aims to help reduce the time taken to gather vital information when a person with dementia goes missing.
Legal Eagle Q&A: I live above a hairdressers and they play very loud music – can I do anything about it?
Have your say on Leigh school catchment and admissions
Residents can discuss catchment and admission proposals for nine schools in the Leigh area, with places still available at three local ‘listening and engagement’ sessions.
Heritage Day – Sunday 6th August
On Sunday 6th August, Leigh Town Council hosted the last of their Summer Season of Events at Strand Wharf.
Multi storey car park given green light
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s Development Control Committee has given permission for the Council to demolish an ageing car park on Victoria Avenue and build a new multi-storey car park with more spaces in its place.
Trading Standards team continues to crack down on illegal tobacco
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council Trading Standards officers are extending their fight against shops selling illegal tobacco products in Southend, through a campaign of increased inspections and enforcement visits.
Greggs to potentially open 'drive-thru's'
The largest bakery chain is set to add to it's 1800 stores and open 'drive-thru's' at various locations