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PLANS for the development of a £50 million leisure and residential scheme at Seaway car park have been sealed by Southend Council.
The authority has announced a deal with Turnstone Estates that will create 450 new jobs in the Borough.
The proposals will see land near the seafront, at Lucy Road, turn into a ten screen cinema, 11 restaurants and 99 apartments.
An additional 480 space multi storey car park is also planned to replace the current 453 spaces at the site.
Turnstone Estates has pre-let the first three units to The Restaurant Group, which operates the Coast to Coast, Frankie and Benny's and Chiquitos restaurants.
The cinema opera... read on
read on...GPS have asked patients to be patient for a little while longer on plans for an empty hospital in Hornchurch.
POLICE are hunting armed robbers who targeted a Pitsea Post Office. read on...
PRINCE Charles visited West Hanningfield on Tuesday to inspect a new 'affordable housing' development. read on...
TWO experienced waste management companies are competing for a 16 year multi million pound contract to provide recycling, waste collection and street cleaning services in Southend. read on...
Essex Senior Cup supported by BBC Essex Fourth Round
REDBRIDGE snatched a dramatic Essex Senior Cup victory, and a place in the quarter-finals of the Essex Senior Cup as Ryman League Premier Division side Canvey Island suffered a cup upset at Oakside.
Canvey had led through Ashley Dumas’ 55th-minute header, but Ryman North Redbridge levelled the tie courtesy of Mark Nougher’s stoppage time goal. The Motormen then stunned the 2012 winners by registering a 4-2 penalty shootout success.
The visitors are four-times Essex Senior Cup winners and can boast both FA Trophy runs and trips to the Third and Fourth Rounds of the FA Cup on their CV, although they’re yet to ad... read on
read on...Concord Rangers manager was cautiously delighted as his team produced a sparkling display to swamp Farnborough at the Aspect Arena.
Johnstone's Paint Trophy, Southern Area semi final
Leyton Orient can now concentrate on their League One relegation fight after crashing out of the tournament at their fellow strugglers on Saturday. read on...
THERE was a feast of goals in games featuring the regions teams with Vanarama Conference South Chelmsford City and Concord Rangers showing the way. read on...
Southend United manager Phil Brown hailed his sides’ patients after a second half penalty from Barry Corr coupled with a late David Worrall strike saw off Northampton Town at Roots Hall. read on...
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