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Leigh on Sea Takes a Trip on The Endeavour

Leigh-on-Sea goes has one of the most ‘Leigh’ experiences imaginable: motoring up to London on an original, local fishing boat and artefact from the Dunkirk Landings in 1940: The Endeavour.

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Most Popular Baby Names in Southend Released

The Office of National Statistics has recently released the most popular names given to boys and girls in 2019.

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Friends rebuild wall and welcome new growing group to Library Gardens

The Friends of Leigh Library Gardens have renovated the stonewall at the entrance of the gardens in Broadway West.

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Leigh-on-sea Town Council looking into alternative Christmas celebrations for 2020

Leigh-on-sea Town Council have decided to cancel the Leigh Lights 2020 event.

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Leigh-on-Sea features in Simon Bird’s ‘Days of the Bagnold Summer’

Leigh-on-Sea.com tries to find locations from this new feature film...

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Recycling centers have fully reopened

The recycling centers at Leigh Marshes and Stock Road are now open for business.

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Beach Avenue Portraits

My name is Damian Smith. I am a Retoucher and Photographer and for the past week I have been focusing more of my attention on my neighbours in Beach Avenue...

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Alone Together – An Intimate Portrait of a World in Lockdown

Leigh-on-Sea features in Andy Delaney's exploration of lockdown isolation.

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Marine Parade Residents Contribute to Local Food Bank

Residents from Marine Parade have made a substantial donation to the Southchurch foodbank.

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Leigh Town Council's Volunteer of the Year 2020

In 2019 the Council launched their Volunteer of the Year Award in memory of longstanding past Councillor Donald Fraser, who had served on the Council since its inception in 1996.

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Town Council Report now Available

Leigh Town Council has published published their 2019/2020 Annual Council Report which is now available on their website.

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Coronavirus Emergency Community Fund

£10,000 has currently been set aside for Leigh-on-Sea Town Council’s Coronavirus Emergency Community Fund.

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Skate Park Extension Started

Leigh-on-Sea Town Council are pleased to announce that the extension works to the Leigh Skate Park has now started.

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The Best Bunting in Leigh

Leigh-on-Sea takes a look at the bunting in lieu of VE Day. Read on for this and offers from Gourmet Deli and Worsley Wines.

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Leigh Folk Festival has Released this Week's Line-up!

Leigh Folk Festival is being streamed live in its entirety this weekend starting at 12 this Saturday.

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Local one hour residential parking restrictions lifted so people stay at home

The parking restrictions will be lifted until Sunday 3rd May 2020 in aid of tackling the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus update: how supermarkets are reacting to the outbreak

How are supermarkets reacting to the coronavirus outbreak?

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Support local and treat your mum to a gift voucher for Mother's Day!

Although it seems like life has hit the pause button recently, it doesn't mean we can't still celebrate Mother's Day this Sunday!

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Our statement: it's time we all come together

Community is so important at times like this; help us spread the positivity and support local businesses by getting involved.

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Local businesses offering deliveries during the coronavirus outbreak

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