Conservation plans for Hamlet Court Road up for review
Part of Westcliff could become the Borough’s newest conservation area under plans being considered by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s cabinet next week.
Council prepares for once in a decade national census
The council’s cabinet will hear how preparations for the national 2021 census are underway at its meeting next week (Cabinet, Tuesday 3 November).
Dedicated website launched for Southend pier
A new website dedicated to Southend pier has been launched to provide information on the history of the pier, upcoming events and raise the profile of our most famous visitor icon.
Yet another record-breaking year for Southend’s parks
The council is delighted to announce that it now boasts seven award winning parks as the town celebrates achieving a record number of Green Flags.
Honour the fallen whilst protecting the living
Residents are being urged to ‘honour the fallen whilst protecting the living’ as remembrance services across the country are altered this year to ensure the safety of local communities.
Please stay safe this Hallowe’en
Please Stay safe this Hallowe’en is the message as families gear up for the annual festival of frights next week.
Parents asked: please wear face coverings on school run to protect others
Parents have been asked by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council to help the community stay safe by wearing a face covering on the school run.
Short film asks smokers to #Quit4Covid with help from Smokefree Southend
A powerful short film has just been released by Smokefree Southend, the council’s dedicated stop smoking team, encouraging smokers to #Quit4Covid.
Youth Council to hold online Celebration of Black Lives event
Southend Youth Council, in partnership with the Southend Association of Voluntary Services (SAVS), are holding an online event called ‘Celebration of Black Lives’ on 24 October, beginning at 10:00am
Information on travelling and mixing households between COVID medium and high alert level areas
Please see below information on COVID-alert levels and how it affects travel and household mixing across those areas: