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News published March 2017

  • 2017/18 Council budget approved

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    Published 1st March 2017

    Southend-on-Sea Borough Council has agreed its budget for 2017/18 (Full Council, Thursday 23rd February).

  • Three-quarters get first choice secondary school

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    Published 1st March 2017

    Over three-quarters (76%) of Southend-on-Sea children will start secondary school in September 2017 at their first choice school, with 90% getting one of their top three preferences.