Published on Thursday, 9th April 2020
The first grants for small businesses were paid out yesterday morning (Wednesday 8 April), as the council continues to work hard to support local businesses through the coronavirus pandemic.
Published on Wednesday, 1st April 2020
Small businesses, as well as companies in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors, now have the opportunity to apply for a grant to help them during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published on Monday, 30th March 2020
In a joint letter issued from the council and police, local businesses operating against Government instruction have been told to close.
Published on Thursday, 12th March 2020
On 11 March 2020 The Chancellor announced extra help for businesses as part of the Spring Budget. There are two main changes that will impact business rate bills in 2020/21.
Not-for-profit energy companies Southend Energy and Robin Hood Energy join forces to fight fuel poverty in the UK
Published on Tuesday, 18th February 2020
After a successful five year partnership with OVO, Southend Energy is excited to announce it has now partnered with Robin Hood Energy, the UK’s first publicly owned energy supplier.
Published on Thursday, 30th January 2020
A takeaway based in Westcliff has been ordered to pay over £3,000 for failing to dispose of their commercial waste appropriately.
Published on Thursday, 9th January 2020
The council’s cabinet will receive a detailed update on the impressive progress of Airport Business Park Southend (ABPS) (Cabinet, Thursday 16th January 2020).
Published on Thursday, 9th March 2017
In the March 2017 Budget announced yesterday (Wednesday 8th March 2017), the Chancellor stated that:
Published on Monday, 30th January 2017
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council in association with the Skills Funding Agency and South East Essex College are inviting employers to an apprenticeship workshop on 1st February 2017 at The Holiday Inn, Southend-on-Sea, from 8:30am -1pm.
Published on Friday, 20th January 2017
Those wishing to put forward their view about the Council’s new draft Gambling Licensing Policy should get in touch before the closing date on January 29th 2017.
Published on Thursday, 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.
Published on Thursday, 17th March 2016
Southend-on-Sea is definitely the place to be.
Published on Thursday, 11th December 2014
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is set to anchor a revived Thames Gateway South Essex Partnership (TGSEP) with Thurrock Borough.