Southend beach temporarily closed
Chamber Network Meet-up - Hockley
“We will get through this tragedy together” says council leader
Local leaders pay tribute to Sir David Amess, MP
Monster Guard: The Alexa skill that ‘scans’ bedrooms for ‘monsters’ so kids can sleep soundly this Halloween
Sir David Amess - Books of Condolence
New law about allergens and food labelling
NOVO Awards - 1 week to go!
Funding available for community groups
The Women’s Tour, putting Southend on the map
Have you been affected by the energy price rise?
Raising awareness in Southend of hate crime
Census 2021 – the count is done, the data is in, so what happens next?
Are you looking for a rewarding career where you could help make a difference with your friendly, caring and kind personality?
Just under two years ago I switched allegiances. I parted with my trusted diesel motor and traded it in for a second-hand, fully electric Nisan Leaf.
HMRC Help & Support - Submit your final Job Retention Scheme claims
Transport and Logistics Project Extended Until 2022
Criminals continue to target the elderly
Carers in Southend-on-Sea to benefit from carer support services through new provider Carers First
Less than two weeks until world-renowned cycle race comes to town
Your dinner isn’t rubbish’ – Essex caterer launches top tips to keep your food waste away from the bin
AJ Bell Women’s Tour - road closures and parking suspensions in place for prestigious cycling event
Have your say on Rochford District Council’s ‘Council Tax Support’ Scheme
Psychiatric hospital in Essex reaches 20,000 podcast download milestone
London Southend Airport achieves ‘OUTSTANDING’ result
Fascinating artefacts to go on display at new Southend Central Museum exhibition
Still time to apply for our Community Safety Grant
London Southend Airport continues to invest into future
Southend-on-Sea Pier took delivery of the first eco-friendly train
Womens Tour Advance Warning
Less than two weeks until world-renowned cycle race comes to town
A unique cultural event is taking place on the iconic Southend Pier this week, celebrating how it became HMS Leigh during World War 2 (WW2).
he routine tests include checking blood pressure, cholesterol levels and kidney function. These are recommended by health watchdog NICE to protect health and help to prevent long-term complications of both Type 1 and 2 diabetes. According to the latest available NHS data, in 2019/20 only 37.4% of people with type 1 diabetes received all of the checks and it was only 52.2% for those with type 2 diabetes
‘The government travel update is welcome news, albeit too late to make any real difference to the industries peak summer period. Passenger confidence needs rebuilding and we hope that we are finally heading in the right direction. London Southend Airport has campaigned for clarity in travel requirements as well as subsidised testing costs. The removal of the traffic light system and lateral flow test acceptance is a big step to recovery for the aviation industry which has experienced significant disruption for the last 18 months.’
We are pleased to bring you details of two events being held by the Vulcan Restoration Trust at London Southend Airport over the weekend of 25-26 September.
See former Royal Air Force bomber Avro Vulcan XL426 up close at what is our last Visit the Vulcan Day of 2021. You can walk around Vulcan XL426 and, for an additional fee, you can climb inside for a guided tour of the Vulcan’s cockpit.
How much do you know about the heroic history of Southend during WW2?
London Southend Airport received a good response to its call for members across the local community and today launched its Independent Community Noise Forum (London Southend Airport Community Noise Forum - LSACNF).
The Southend Business Partnership (SBP) is pleased to announce that the next SBP briefing will be face-to-face on 16th September.
Southend-on-Sea is a great place to be. It has its faults, but as residents, we all know that in truth we are truly lucky to live here.
Parliament was due to return in September, but as a result of the crisis in Afghanistan Parliament was recalled.
London Southend Airport has successfully completed the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Council Aviation Recovery Taskforce (CART) ‘Take-Off’ Guidance for Air Travel.
Join us to celebrate the Centenary of the Royal British Legion 1921-2021 and WW2 Southend.
Summer is here, the kids are off school, and life is finally starting to feel a little bit more normal.
As part of its Connecting the Community commitment, London Southend Airport is identifying opportunities to engage with the community.
London Southend Airport welcomed members of the public into the terminal ahead of flights restarting to gather feedback as part of its preparations.
London Southend Airport today announces its ‘Connecting the Community’ commitment – which will set out how the airport will contribute to the community around it.
Recent anti-social events in Old Leigh and Leigh itself have left residents with a feeling of unease about what is happening to our town.
I lived in Southend for all my life and run a local business, but because I very much care about the town I decided I would get involved with the local council. Like most people I used to go along every year to vote because I feel that democracy is fundamentally important, and we should all exercise our right to vote.
The coronavirus pandemic has had an impact on all our lives. The world and our country were not prepared for what has happened since the virus first appeared.
Since 1970 when I entered the property business in Southend, it is true to say house prices have increased nearly a hundred times.
Join us as we #SpeakUpForTravel on 23rd June. Employees and businesses from across the aviation and travel industries are coming together to raise awareness of the challenges facing the travel industry and to ask the UK Government reinstate a risk-managed approach around a safe return to international travel and to think again about financial support offered to the sector.
The time of year has arrived again where responsible owners and their dogs are barred from our beaches for almost half a year. Rejoice for some people, but for many, a rule that seems a bit outdated and unfair.
London Southend Airport, 28 May 2021: London Southend Airport today opens its doors to passengers following several false starts due to lockdown.
London Southend Airport has collaborated with Prenetics to offer onsite private COVID-19 tests. Available from today, samples are collected onsite with valid travel certificates and results provided within 24 hours from when your sample arrives at the lab.
Music students from South Essex College are launching a brand new record label and social media showcase event to counter the Covid effect of not being able to perform at live shows.
It is difficult to find an historic postcard view of Southend beach without a Thames sailing barge appearing in it somewhere.
This past year has been one unlike any other, for all us, it has had a huge impact on our hospitals.
Southend, alongside the rest of the country is going through hell, economically speaking. Businessmen are counting down the days until breakout day. If Southend is not going to vanish down the financial plug hole, it will need a huge boost to drag us out of the abyss.