Local leaders pay tribute to Sir David Amess, MP
Our local leaders pay tribute to Sir David Amess, MP
Have your say on 10-year parking strategy for the Borough
Residents and businesses are being urged to take part in a public consultation on the Borough’s first parking strategy, which will shape the council’s approach to parking management in Southend-on-Sea for the next 10 years.
Additional seafront safety measures almost complete
Work is nearly complete on the installation of 48 multi-purpose blocks on Southend seafront, providing additional safety, whilst also providing additional seating, colour, and greenery in the tourist hotspot.
All aboard for consultation on bus services in the Borough
The council is seeking views on local bus services in Southend with the aim of working with bus companies to improve the service over the coming years.
Raising awareness in Southend of hate crime
Pop-up information stands will be cropping up in Southend this week as part of Hate Crime Awareness Week.
Planned highways improvement works announced for October
Nine roads and three pavements across the Borough are planned for repairs and resurfacing throughout October as the council continues its £10m highways investment programme for 2021/22.
AJ Bell Women’s Tour - road closures and parking suspensions in place for prestigious cycling event
Southend-on-Sea will welcome elite global cyclists for stage four of the AJ Bell Women’s Tour cycling event on Thursday 7 October.
Queens Green Canopy project to kick tree planting season off
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council will be planting 70 trees along a main route through the town as part of the Queen’s Green Canopy project, aiming to increase canopy coverage across the country.
60 Minute Mentor continues to provide support to students in Southend
Local businesses interested in providing guidance and advice to local school children are being urged to get in touch to become part of an inspiring mentor project, the 60 Minute Mentor Programme (60M
Fascinating artefacts to go on display at new Southend Central Museum exhibition
An intriguing new exhibition is set to open at Southend Central Museum celebrating the history of collecting and humanity’s timeless desire to collect and view curiosities.