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Call for help to restore Southend’s iconic Kursaal

A failure to act to protect the future of Southend’s landmark Kursaal building could result in plans being submitted to

Thurrock house set to be turned into children’s home

A South Ockendon house is set to be turned into a care home for young people despite residents’ objections. Thurrock Council

‘Super hostel’ idea for Shoebury branded “totally inappropriate”

Calls for a former library to be transformed into a “super hostel” to house homeless people across Southend have been

Controversial Westcliff teacher parking permit scheme to be replaced

Teachers could to be offered business permits in an “elegant solution” to a parking row which has left residents furious

New homes approved for run down Thurrock estate

A housing project which will bring new affordable homes to Thurrock has been approved. Thurrock Council’s planning committee gave the

New waste contractor set to be announced for Southend next month

A new waste contractor for Southend is set to be announced next month ahead of fortnightly bin collections being introduced.

Planning committee chairman slams discourteous developers

The chairman of Thurrock planning committee has rounded on developers who threatened councillors with new government legislation just days after

Committee ignores warning to reject 1,000 new homes on Thurrock green belt land

Thurrock Council has rejected plans for up to 1,000 new homes on green belt land, despite a warning the new

Southend Tories call for ‘homes before roads’ in Queensway project

Tory councillors’ calls for much-needed new homes to be prioritised over the £21m road scheme in central Southend were rejected

New road will trigger start of Southend homes project

A major scheme to fill in the Queensway underpass in Southend city centre and build a new link road will