THE boss of Southend Airport is calling on Easyjet to base another 20 planes as his rivals struggle for spare capacity.
SOUTHEND Airport is now at the same capacity as Luton as it celebrates five years as an easyJet base...with ambitious plans to become bigger and better.
HOLIDAYMAKERS who booked flights from Southend Airport to the island of Corsica this summer are bitterly disappointed after the route was cancelled.
HOLIDAYMAKERS will be less likely to travel to European destinations once Britain leaves the European Union, a survey has revealed.
ONE-third of British holidaymakers likely to travel outside euro destinations this summer as cost of Brexit weighs on UK travellers.
A COUPLE who have been forced to live in a hotel after a burst water pipe destroyed their home are looking forward to a relaxing break in the sun after winning an Echo competition.
SOUTHEND Hospital will struggle to cope with the needs of patients under a radical shake-up of healthcare services, a councillor fears.
SOUTHEND Airport is investing millions of pounds into improvements to help cater for increasing demand, bosses say.
ELEVEN charities have been given a boost with cash donations.