The Rock Garden to reopen at The Shrubbery
Work to landscape part of a former seafront landmark is nearing completion.
Warning over bogus gardeners
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s is warning local residents to be vigilant against bogus callers purporting to be from the council and offering tree cutting and removal services.
Countywide Charity has made all its shops Dementia Friendly
A Hospice Charity which cares for children, adults and young people from across Essex has made all their shops dementia friendly.READ MORE
Boy arrested after police respond to machete report
A boy has been arrested near Southend seafront after police responded to a report of someone in possession of a machete.
Joint venture partnership for community transport agreed
The transport needs of vulnerable members of our community will be met by a new joint venture partnership.
Skatepark construction underway whilst council seek public’s help to name park
The hotly-anticipated construction of a new skate park in Southend will begin today (Thursday 16 May) with Maverick Skateparks moving onto the site at Warrior Square to begin the build.READ MORE
A third of region’s cleanest beaches are in Southend
Southend-on-Sea has today received delivery of four coveted Blue Flags to fly above its beaches, meaning the borough now boasts a third of the awards in the East of England region.
Latest phase of new social housing building project is complete
A new collection of 12 flats and 3 houses have been unveiled by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council as the latest phase of a social housing building programme.
Design Your Neighbourhood exhibition comes to Focal Point Gallery
A local competition aimed at gauging school children’s views on their ideal future neighbourhood in Southend will be displayed in an exhibition at the Focal Point Gallery.READ MORE
In October 1876 Elijah Risby was out shrimping near the Red Buoy off Leigh when he picked up an object. The object turned out to be a dead body which was very badly decomposed and partially devoid of flesh.READ MORE
May is National Walking Month and to celebrate an Essex-wide Hospice charity is encouraging supporters to take on a trekking challenge or sign up for its annual walk.READ MORE
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