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Colourful School SuppliesA two-phased consultation into school catchment and admission arrangements for nine schools in the Leigh area is now taking place.

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Sunglasses by a pool with textFind out what's happening in Southend, how to get here and information on staying safe, happy and healthy this Summer.

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new canvasHouseholds across the borough will receive a form asking them to check whether the information we hold on the register of electors is correct. Please respond promptly, even if there are no changes to be made.

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Free wifi coming to Southend-on-Sea

Free public WiFi is coming to various parts of the Borough this September, with users able to enjoy unlimited free browsing without running up large bills for data usage.

Pay to park on your smartphone

Rummaging through pockets for change to pay for parking will soon be a thing of the past, as the Council rolls out smartphone payments at its car parks.

Views sought over new generation of CCTV

Southend residents and businesses are being asked for their views on a proposed upgrade of the Borough’s CCTV network.

Herbert protocol launched in Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is supporting Essex Police implement a national scheme locally, which aims to reduce the time taken to gather vital details when a person with dementia goes missing.

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