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Former furniture shop site in Westcliff to become flats

A dilapidated shop once used to sell second-hand furniture is to be torn down and replaced with a block of

Secrecy surrounds line up for new Southend music festival

International superstars are set to headline a new music festival in Southend which is expected to draw in more than

Eastwood tyre business fights closure order

Bosses behind a tyre fitting business that was ordered to close for operating without planning permission believe there is “no

Backdated pay rise for senior Southend Council officials as search continues for new chief executive

Southend Council’s top boss is in line for a bumper pay rise of more than £20,000, despite concerns it sets

Levelling Up Fund: Southend roads could benefit from £14m funding for A127

Pinch points on Southend’s roads will become a thing of the past if council bosses secure £14million funding to widen

Levelling up fund: Southend could become cultural Mecca

Southend could be transformed into a cultural Mecca under multimillion pounds plans to create performance spaces in the heart of

Lab claims troubles are now in the past

A laboratory which was formed in partnership with a hospital trust has invested £12 million in the venture in just

Losing Momentum?

Labour councillors in Southend have seemingly distanced themselves from the left-wing organisation Momentum. None of the 16 councillors in the

Dog friendly beach plans ditched for Shoebury

Plans for a dog-friendly beach in Shoebury have been scrapped after concerns from residents and environmental bosses. Following a consultation

Hospital staff facing pay deductions to cover parking on site

Hospital staff in mid and south Essex are facing pay deductions to cover the cost of new parking charges which