Havens Hospices charity shops receive a warm welcome back into the community
A local hospice charity says it has been overwhelmed by the kindness of its supporters making donations following the reopening of its shops last month.
Joint operation sees 800kg of illegally harvested shellfish seized in one week
A multi-agency operation aimed at identifying and tackling the modern-day slavery issues surrounding illegal shellfish harvesting has culminated in over 800kg of illegally harvested shellfish being seized.
Children and teachers at a local primary school in Leigh-on-Sea took part in a whole school socially distanced dance this week with the video going viral on Facebook.READ MORE
Libraries Digital Summer Reading Challenge
The libraries’ annual summer reading challenge is set to go ahead digitally this year as libraries across the town remain open for click and collect services.
Top Tips for VIPs as lockdown eases
Local independent sight loss charity Southend in Sight is offering useful advice to visually impaired people (VIP) as they prepare to return to activities and tasks outside the home following the easing of lockdown.
Community safety patrols to be extended
Further support for the council’s community safety unit this summer is to be brought in.
Those shielding advised to register for priority delivery slots before 17 July
People who have been shielding are being advised to register for priority delivery slots with major supermarkets before 17 July.
Wizz Air resume flights at London Southend Airport
London Southend Airport today welcomes the return of Wizz Air flights with the scheduled departure to Bucharest at 19.50.
Southend’s cultural venues to start reopening in July
More cultural venues in Southend are set to start reopening their doors to the public during July as lockdown eases across the UK.
Local test and trace system launches in Southend-on-Sea and Essex
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council and Essex County Council and are proud to announce that they have launched their local contact tracing service.
Libraries Click and Collect service set to launch
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is pleased to announce residents can soon pick up their favourite books and novels through a new ‘Click and Collect’ service launching Monday 6 July.
London Southend Airport opens its doors after 3 months COVID closure
London Southend Airport opens its doors to passengers after 3 months COVID closure.
Quarantine Quizzers raise over £16,000 for local hospice charity
Hundreds of virtual quizzers have shown their support for a local hospice charity by signing up to take part in Havens Hospices’ weekly virtual quiz which has raised a total of £16,660.
London Southend Airport response about the Easyjet news
London Southend Airport response to the Easyjet news
Leighonsea.com brings you a list of the pubs and bars opening on July 4th.READ MORE
Leigh-on-Sea.com tries to find locations from this new feature film...READ MORE