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  • Creating a clean energy future for Leigh-on-Sea - 19th November 2019

    Energy infrastructure in Leigh-on-Sea is being investigated following Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s recently declared climate change emergency.

  • Carriageway closures at The Bell junction - 19th November 2019

    A weekend road closure and subsequent northbound lane closure at Hobleythick Lane are planned to allow electricity cables and gas pipes to be moved for works to take place improving The Bell junction.

  • Youth Mayor’s Music Mayhem - 19th November 2019

    In a bid to revitalise the youth music scene in Southend, the former Youth Mayor, Nathaniel Whitehouse, has set up a music event for young musicians in Southend.

  • Transgender flag to be raised above Civic Centre - 18th November 2019

    The transgender flag will be hoisted outside Southend Civic Centre next week to mark Transgender Day of Remembrance.

  • Pop-up street store for clothes swap project - 18th November 2019

    A street store is coming to The Victoria shopping centre next week for one day only as the council and Veolia promote European Week for Waste Reduction.

  • Shop local this Small Business Saturday - 13th November 2019

    Local businesses are invited to celebrate Small Business Saturday as part of a national campaign which is designed to encourage shoppers to buy local.

  • Innovation plans approved - 13th November 2019

    Plans to build the first dedicated innovation facility for small businesses and startups in the area has been granted planning approval by Rochford District Council.

  • Sleigh bells ringing as the Toy Drive comes to town - 12th November 2019

    With Christmas fast approaching, council elves are preparing for yet another season of goodwill as the annual Toy Drive returns to deliver more joy to local children.

  • Are you registered to vote? - 12th November 2019

    Residents of Southend-on-Sea need to make sure they register to vote by midnight Tuesday 26 November so they can vote in the General Election this December.

  • Taxi drivers join us in protecting our children from county lines and child exploitation - 8th November 2019

    Taxi drivers across the borough of Southend are being trained to spot the signs of child exploitation, in a programme designed to crack down on county lines activity.