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News published December 2016

  • Look to local Credit Union for loans and savings advice

    Pig shaped coin bank

    Published 16th December 2016

    Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is encouraging residents to turn to Essex Savers Credit Union over unscrupulous loan sharks if they are in financial difficulty this Christmas.

  • Local business secures grant funding

    Cllr Holland shaking hands with Daniel Coole

    Published 8th December 2016

    A local business that specialises in the manufacturing and repair of high quality surgical instruments has received a grant from LoCASE (Low Carbon Across the South East), a European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) programme, set up to help businesses save costs through energy efficiency.