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Time to share best practice at Southend Business Partnership briefing

The first Southend Business Partnership briefing of the year will take place on Thursday 22 March at the Park Inn Palace, Church Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2AL.

High Street Spruce Up coming to Southend

Make Southend Sparkle is embarking on a bold adventure to spruce up the High Street this week.

Local children taken on ‘Great Adventure’ with Julian Clary and David Roberts

Primary school children in the Borough will be treated to a day of storytelling and imaginative illustrations by author and comedian Julian Clary, and award-winning Illustrator David Roberts.

Search for partner to deliver Better Queensway regeneration to start

The council’s ambitious vision to transform the Queensway site in central Southend-on-Sea will reach a major milestone next week, with the start of the search for a joint venture development partner.

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Bikes and Bagels: Active Travel Roadshow

Royal Square, Southend-on-Sea (by The Royals Shopping Centre)


This month the South Essex Active Travel (SEAT) team is launching a roadshow event in Southend-On-Sea.

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