Virgin Media has recently announced (Feb 2015) its decision to end its broadband offering in Southend, Essex. With no Virgin Media fibre optic coverage in the area, existing customers were already limited in broadband speed.
This Easter weekend (April 2015) Carters Steam Fair came to town, visiting Chalkwell Park, Essex.
The Southend Garden Show proved a huge success, with lovely weather and lots of eager gardeners.
The fantastic ‘Southend Garden Show’ is returning this bank holiday weekend (3-5 May).
Southend’s Adventure Island has claimed another record, creating the world’s largest portion of chips weighing in at 448 kilos (988 pounds).
Neighbouring Southend-on-Sea has seen some of the highest number of business failures over the past few years, according to recent research.
With it’s close proximity to London, Southend-on-Sea is becoming an ever popular venue for tv filming.