Deck the shops with decorations – Best Festive Business returns
Small businesses across Southend-on-Sea are being encouraged to get involved in a festive competition, which could win them a free promotional video worth £500.
Shop Local this Christmas and support local businesses
Shoppers are being encouraged to “Shop Local” and support Southend-based businesses in the run up to Christmas.
Do your research before buying a new pet this Christmas
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is supporting the Government’s ‘Petfished’ campaign to encourage residents to do their research before buying a pet this Christmas.
Cabinet report outlines updated business proposals for £575m Better Queensway regeneration
A report outlining the updated business proposals for the Better Queensway regeneration project will be discussed by councillors this week.
Number of Southend-on-Sea venues to re-open this week
Leisure and cultural venues will reopen this week following the Government’s announcement of the national tier system.
Free festive parking extended across the Borough
All council run car parks across the Borough will be free on Thursdays after 4pm for late-night shopping and all day on Sundays until Christmas.
Survey checks the ‘pulse’ of Southend residents during pandemic
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council are asking residents to let them know about their experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic and what steps they think the borough can take to ensure a positive future.
Innovative voice safety pilot system for high rise flats
A pilot system designed to give clear instructions to residents in high rise social housing during emergencies is being launched in Southend-on-Sea.
Residents asked for views on plans for first phase of £500m Better Queensway regeneration
Residents of Southend-on-Sea are being asked for their thoughts on plans for the first phase of the £500m Better Queensway regeneration scheme.
Illegal cigarettes and tobacco seized from shop in Southend
Nearly 2 kilograms of illegal rolling tobacco and 9,000 illegal cigarettes have been seized as part of a joint operation between Southend Trading Standards and Essex Police.