NEWSLETTER 18.07.2021


Parks and open spaces consultation now live – Southend Council have launched a consultation to find out what you want to see in your parks and open spaces, and how these areas could better meet your needs. The consultation is now live and open to all residents, visitors and businesses in the Borough, and set to run until Wednesday 15 September 2021. To sign up and complete the survey, please visit Your Say Southend –

Don’t forget that tomorrow (July 18th) at 3pm there will be a Memorial Service in St Andrew’s churchyard, Church Road. It will last for about 30 minutes and will include hymns and prayers. The service is open to all.

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Ecclesiastical – Just imagine the difference £10,000, £50,000 or £100,000 could make to your charity! Designed to give eligible charities1 the financial assistance they need to help them make a real difference, we are awarding a £10,000 grant to 30 charities. But we’re not stopping there. We will then choose two of these winners to receive an additional £50,000 grant and one winner to receive a massive £100,000 additional grant. We would like to hear from charities which work in areas that support our key themes: •     Education and skills; Rural or community development; Arts, culture or heritage; Climate change or environment; Human rights or equality Find out more, read the application guide and apply at The closing date for applications is Friday 6 August 2021.

Planning Applications week ending 16.07.2021

Hip to gable roof extension to west elevation and dormer to east elevation to form habitable accommodation in the loftspace, extend existing detached garage to rear to form garden room – 49 Leitrim Avenue Shoeburyness Southend-on-sea

Crown reduce by 3.5m to suitable growth points and shape to balance two Sycamore Trees (T3/T4) in rear garden and crown reduce by 3.5m to suitable growth points and shape to balance one Sycamore Tree (T5) in rear garden of 3 Maplin Mews (Application for works to a tree covered by a Tree Preservation Order) – 109 Ness Road