Leigh on Sea News

89% get first choice primary school for September

The data on primary school allocations has been announced....

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Plans in place for busy bank holiday on Southend’s seafront

With Southend-on-Sea forecast to be basking in sunshine this Easter Bank Holiday weekend, the town is gearing up for a welcome influx of day-trippers to the Borough’s shores.

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Sleepless in SS9

Readers, I've been suffering from insomnia. Well, it's been a weird one. I've been able to GET to sleep, but then my neighbours go to bed directly above us and they have the creakiest floorboards known to mankind

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Charity Marathon to return to Chelmsford for its sixth year

In October, an Essex-wide Hospice Charity will be bringing their Marathon back to Chelmsford. 

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Scorcher Easter Weekend predicted

This weekend is set to be an April Easter scorcher as temperature's are set to hit 22 degrees.

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Should you offer?

The 2019 property market is looking up, but with that, can come the feeling of rejection.. the latest from our property expert Rob @ Scott & Stapleton.

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Legal Eagle Q & A: In light of a divorce, where does the law stand on who the children live with?

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Village Green 2019 The Voice winner Ruti returns to Village Green

Metal welcomes home one of its own in July when Ruti, winner of The Voice, returns to Chalkwell Park to play Village Green.

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Last chance to register to vote for local elections

Residents of Southend-on-Sea need to make sure they register to vote by midnight tomorrow (Friday 12 April) so they can vote in the local elections this May.

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St John – ‘An All Time Favourite….’

Foodie Rich is back with one of his all time favourite restaurant's...

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Fashion evening explores Southend’s counter-cultures and famous Technical College

On Thursday the 25th of April, the Beecroft Art Gallery is hosting an exclusive evening talk exploring fashion photography and counter-cultures with noted fashion photographer, Tessa Hallmann and muse, Mark Dooris. 

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Leigh-on-Sea finds: 'I Love You'

Our latest showcase in our leigh-on-sea finds from the llittle town that we love

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Calling Prom Princesses & Princes at Ella Connor

On prom night, there is no denying it, every detail counts and at Ella Connor, we can help with every little one of those! 

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Local Charity on lookout for those with Pedal Power

A local charity is looking for those with pedal power to join their team this summer for a challenge which will take them from the capital to the seaside. 

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Hunt for Dinosaur Eggs for charity this Easter

The whole family can enjoy hunting for dinosaurs this April and help raise money for a new adult’s hospice for South East Essex.

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Legal Eagle Q & A: How does property and inheritance tax work?

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Tourism leaders meet to make 2019 a bumper year for Southend

Record numbers of visitors are coming to Southend’s shores and they are staying here for longer, the town’s tourism leaders have heard.

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‘Good’ Ofsted result remains for Southend YMCA Community School

Southend YMCA Community School is celebrating a ‘good’ Ofsted result following a short inspection.

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The Mousetrap at The Palace Theatre

Discover why Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap has kept people guessing for so long, becoming the longest running show of any kind in the history of theatre.

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The Little Yellow Door

London's most loved flatmates are back from 10th April in the heart of Notting Hill bringing you one of London's most homely, cosy and intimate pop-up bars. 

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