Leigh on Sea News

Teenager jailed after burgling two elderly victims

Shoebury burglaries see's Showbuey teenager jailed

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Brawl breaks out in Hamlet Court Road

Police were called out to a brawl on Monday night in Hamlet Court Road following reports of groups of people attacking one another.

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Southchurch Hall Heritage Open Day

Southchurch Hall is opening its doors for a free day of discovery during Heritage Open Days 2018

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Town and Country Estate Agents

A family run business with over 65 years experience, one of Leigh's longest standing estate agencies let's you know who they're and what they're about... just in case you didn't! 

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It’s not rocket science to pick up your litter

A giant artwork featuring a rocket made entirely of locally picked litter is being created on the hoardings of a seafront carpark.

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Leigh event to help us protect our seas

Visitors to old Leigh will be able to find out about how they can do their bit to reduce marine pollution this week.

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Free bike storage for employers

Free bike storage is being offered to employers across south Essex in an effort to encourage more people to cycle to work. This is funded from the Department for Transport’s Access Fund, which we are pleased to be able to use to benefit our region.

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Drink up, plants

I'm so sorry to any of you who have outdoor plans this August that are being rained off. Genuinely

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Apply Now to Exhibit in The Forum, Southend Next Year!

The Forum, Southend is now accepting applications to our Selection Panel, to plan the programme of exhibitions in the Forum Space for April 2019 - March 2020.   

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Second property closed in drugs crackdown

Council officers have shut down a second property in Southend being used by a gang in the supply of drugs.   

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Another new route announced from Southend

Easyjet announce new route to a popular European City!

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Man denies sexual assault on child in Southend Restaurant

A man has denied watching a child at a urinal and sexually assaulting him at McDonold's in Southend. 

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School employee handed suspended sentence for assaulting child and older woman

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Rush hour disruptions as trains amended and cancelled

Commuters face potentional testing journey home

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Digital arts workshops in Southend

Focal Point Gallery – supported by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council – is hosting a great value four-day video and photography course from Tuesday 14 August – Friday 17 August.

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Leigh Regatta Returns

One of Leigh's leading festivals returns this September.

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The Roy Orbison Story

Coming to The Cliffs this September......

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Give your views on vital education service

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council – in partnership with Southend Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Castle Point and Rochford CCG – have launched a survey to research residents’ views on a college for people living with mental health conditions.

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CCTV vehicle returns to deter dangerous parking

One of the issues that is regularly raised with the Council is inconsiderate or dangerous parking at schools and at bus stops. In response to these concerns, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is informing residents that they will be re-deploying the CCTV vehicle to deter motorists from parking dangerously around the borough – specifically outside schools and bus stops.

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For Richer, For Poorer, In sickness and in health, I do.... (again)

Second relationships and a head spin of love, but a legal MOT really is essential – make sure that your baggage comes along intact and protected!

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