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Prittlewell Princely Burial

Drinking Horn in wrap and CT ScanObjects from the famous Prittlewell Anglo-Saxon princely burial have gone on permanent display at Southend Central Museum.

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The Red Box Project

Cube in red outline with Heart on one side. Text reads The Red Box ProjectWe're supporting The Red Box Project, a charity providing free menstrual products to schools within the Southend area, by collecting donations at the Civic Centre reception.

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Joint Administration

handshakeCllr Gilbert will now lead a joint administration between Labour, Independents and Liberal Democrats, who between them hold 29 of the 51 seats on the Council.

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Southend measles update

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council and Public Health England (PHE) have confirmed the following.

Education achievements of looked after children celebrated at annual awards

Children, their foster families and social workers gathered to celebrate and reward their education achievements at a special annual awards ceremony.

First glance of Queensway regeneration plans

Initial concepts of how the Better Queensway regeneration could take shape will be exhibited at locations around the borough for the public to view from next week.

Council becomes a hate incident reporting centre

Volunteer hate crime ambassadors have allowed Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s Civic Centre to become a hate incident reporting centre.

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Midge Ure and Band Electronica

Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7RA


Brought to life by Midge Ure and Band Electronica, this is the very first time in the 40 years since it was made that the Vienna album will be performed in its entirety.

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