Leigh on Sea News

Volunteer numbers need a little lift for busy summer period

Volunteers are being sought to assist in operating the iconic cliff lift in Southend throughout the summer holidays. 

Read More

An Evening with Will Young

The 40 year old South London local hasn’t spent the time between albums twiddling his thumbs.

Read More

Spring Into Health

Over the last few weeks I have attended and presented at a few fitness events in Essex as local businesses help people get ready for their holiday bodies.

Read More

Where to take dad for some tasty grub this Father's Day!

So where will you be taking your pappa this Father's Day?

Read More

Leigh Art Trail 2019

It's here! Did you visit one of the 53 venues this weekend?

Read More

The Rocky Horror Show

Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical returns to Southend!

Read More

Runners flock to Southend for charity half marathon

More than 1,700 runners completed the Havens Hospices annual Southend Half Marathon this weekend.

Read More

ForwardMotion calls on businesses to encourage ‘Trial a Mile’

Businesses and organisations across the south Essex region are being called on to encourage their employees, trainees and students to get on their bikes as part of Bike Week 2019. From 8 to 16 June, ForwardMotion is encouraging people to ‘Trial a Mile’ and travel one mile of their journey to work, education or training by bike.

Read More

£2 million invested into Adventure Island for summer 2019

Southend's leisure attraction given £2 million upgrade.

Read More

Leigh Art Trail for kids CAT

The Leigh Art Trail is back again. I'm sure many of you will be familiar with this annual event showcasing the work of local contemporary artists and designers in our seaside town, but have you heard of the Children's Art Trail (CAT)? 

Read More

Village Green 2019

Iconic record label Decca’s 90thanniversary exhibition at Village Green

Read More

Village Green 2019

Metal is delighted to have teamed up with The St Christopher School Academy Trust to produce some very special Village Green button badges.

Read More

The Mousetrap at the Palace Theatre - Ray's Review!

The long running Agatha Christie classic The Mousetrap is showing this week at the Palace Theatre and I was privileged to see it on it's strong opening night on Monday.

Read More

Southend to mark 75th anniversary of D-Day

Southend is set to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day with a flyover and a theatre production.

Read More

“There’s a fantastic buzz for 2019”

Excitement is building for the 23rd Leigh Art Trail, which takes over our town for a week from Saturday, June 8, showcasing the beautiful work of more than 60 artists.

Read More

Ben Fogle - Tales from the Wilderness

Thrilling tales from a modern day explorer.  From crossing Antarctica to conquering Everest, Ben will take the audience on an inspiring adventure.

Read More

Roof East

Summer is finally here and so is Startford's finest rooftop of entertainment with 'Roof East'.

Read More

Children’s Hospice is hosting Family Fun Day for local community

Essex’s only children’s hospice is inviting the local community to join them for a Family Fun Day in June.

Read More

Annie - Our Review

Currently showing at The Cliffs Pavilion we bring you a review with a difference .......

Read More

‘Be Safe’ roadshow draws in the crowds

Families flocked to the seaside to meet the emergency services of land and sea at a free fun-day event to promote safety. 

Read More