Local News

COVID-19 RAPID RESPONSE APPEAL

Southend Hospital, along with our colleagues at Basildon and Broomfield Hospitals, have launched a new COVID-19 Rapid Response Appeal to raise funds to support our amazing staff during this challenging time. 

 

CONCERNS OVER KENT ELMS DESIGN

Southend Conservative Councillors are raising concerns about the current design of the new Kent Elms junction, which was approved during the last Independent/ Labour/ Liberal coalition,  raising concerns that the design may increase the number of accidents that occur on the junction.

COUNCILLORS ENCOURAGE TRUST LINK EVENTS

For Immediate Release

Councillors Encourage Trust Link Events

Southend Conservative Councillors for St Laurence Ward David McGlone and Mark Flewitt, and Steve Buckley are encouraging residents to take part in local mental health and wellbeing charity, Trust Links events.

10th ANNIVERSARY FOR PRITTLE BROOK LITTER PICKERS

Prittle Brook Community Group have been celebrating their 10th anniversary with a litter picking session at Leigh in the morning and a tea party at the Plaza Centre in Southchurch Road.

Let’s Make Southend Sparkle!

Cllr Helen Boyd (Blenheim Park Ward) has been working with Make Southend Sparkle (Council initiative) to help clear up Blenheim Park. Some volunteers have been recruited to do an initial 'litter pick' and a regular Park Clearing group is being setup..