• Extra police being brought in to Southend - here's why

    POLICE will be ramping up patrols across the city of Southend after recruiting nine new officers. The recruits will be joining the town centre team which was formed in 2019 to target busy areas such as High Street, Warrior Square and the seafront

  • Blues boss Maher wants to end season on a high

    SOUTHEND United boss Kevin Maher is desperate to end the season on a high. The Shrimpers host Torquay United in their final outing of the National League campaign at Roots Hall on Sunday. And, despite there not being much at stake, Maher remains

  • Noel Kelleway

    Noel Kelleway 26-12-51 - 03-03-20 The Kelleway family wish to announce that a service to celebrate Noel's life and achievements will be held at Westcliff High School for Boys on Saturday 4th June at 11.30. All who wish to come and remember Noel are invited

  • Sheila Barnes

    Sheila Barnes Sheila Barnes of Poynings Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, wife of Stan Barnes, Mother of Malcolm and Deborah (Thorogood), passed away, peacefully but unexpectedly on Monday 9th May 2022. Funeral arrangements not yet known. RIP

  • Henry Michael (aka Michael) Cook

    Henry Michael Cook (aka Michael) 31st August 1931 - 8th May 2022 Michael, a much loved Brother in law, Uncle, friend and neighbour, passed away peacefully on May 8th. A Funeral Service will be held at Southend Crematorium, South Chapel, on Tuesday 31st

  • Roy Osborne

    ROY OSBORNE Thinking of you always Darling and especially today on your Birthday. I love and miss you so much. Lots of Love from Rose and All the Family Xxx

  • Daniel Carr

    CARR Daniel (Donald) 13.05.1962 - 19.05.2020 Nobody knew that morning the grief that day would bring. When your precious heart stopped beating and they could not do a thing. To us you were so special what more is there to say. Except we wish with all

  • Margaret Beatrice Redgewell

    Margaret Beatrice REDGWELL Passed away peacefully, at home, on the 21st April aged 94 years. Sadly missed, but now reunited with her dear Brothers Douglas & Gordon. Funeral Service to be held at Southend Crematorium, South Chapel on Tuesday 31st May 2022

  • Peter Halley

    HALLEY Peter 30.05.1930 - 14.05.2004 My beloved Father, 18 long years have passed since you left, I love and miss you so much. Your loving Daughter Sheila XXX

  • Brown named Billericay Town boss

    DAN Brown will be staying as manager of Billericay Town. Brown finished last season as interim boss. And he will now be remaining in charge as Town aim to bounce back from being relegated from National League South. A club statement said