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.
Work underway to improve bathing waters at Leigh Bell Wharf
Work is underway to improve the bathing waters at Leigh Bell Wharf, after its water quality was reclassified as “poor” following test results.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.
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
Leigh woman takes on extreme mud race in memory of fiancé’s Nan
A local mud-runner is taking on an extreme challenge to raise money for the charity that cared for her fiancé’s grandmother.
Community Day with Leigh Town Council
Leigh-on-Sea Town Council are pleased to announce the Community Day at Bonchurch Park returns for a second year!READ MORE
New Mayor takes the chains
The 99th Mayor of Southend-on-Sea has taken the chains as Cllr John Lamb was inaugurated as first citizen of the Borough.
Test results show ‘good’ water quality at Southchurch Park lake
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council and the Environment Agency are urging residents to refrain from dumping fish in a local park lake following a spate of deceased fish appearing recently.
Schoolgirl sells seashells for charity
A school girl has raised money for a local hospice charity by creating and selling seaside themed arts and crafts.
Southend seafront cafe set to re-open for summer pop-up events
Council-run cafe Twenty One set to re-open it's doors.
Outstanding Thundersley school now branded inadequate after serious safeguarding concerns raised
The King John School in Thundersley has been branded inadequate after inspectors raised concerns about safeguarding issues.
2019 RHS Hampton Court garden taking shape
Green-fingered young people involved in the council’s youth offending service will once again be joining forces with the council’s Dementia community support team to wow the judges at the 2019 RHS Hampton Court flower show.
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