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News published July 2016

  • Food for thought: How to protect Southend’s pollinators?

    Photo of pollinator-friendly flower bed in Southchurch Park

    Published 19th July 2016

    Avid local gardeners, environmentalists and nature lovers are being urged to help shape a local plan to protect the unsung heroes of the food supply chain: pollinators.

  • Southend schools SATS success

    image for schools and learning

    Published 6th July 2016

    Southend-on-Sea pupils have received a welcome boost with the news that the area is in line with or above the national average for Key Stage 2 SATS.