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A meeting of Essex County Council is currently ongoing. Leader David Finch is calling for the Government to fully fund any refugees that come to the county for a five-year period.
Leader @cllrdfinch insists council will act 'forcefully' to ensure Government fully funds refugees moving to Essex.— @mattjp 13 October 2015
Very sad. A homeless man has died after collapsing in a Southend street. Stephen Hartington, 35, was found near Frankie and Benny’s restaurant in Southchurch Road. He's the third homeless person to die in Southend this year.
TRANSPORT bosses say that a road is safe after a “noticeable dip” appeared — close to where engineers are working underneath.21 comments The Bolton News
Halloween is on its way, but if the idea of spending another year surrounded by plastic pumpkins and other cheap gimmicks make you balk, youmight like to try something out that’s done with a lot more scary style.2 comments
SOUTHEND United winger Stephen McLaughlin will continue his comeback from illness when the Shrimpers’ under 21 team take on AFC Wimbledon this afternoon.
THREE lucky students were invited to spend the day with Price Andrew at Buckingham Palace.2 comments