BREAKING: Police arrest two men committing SEX ACT in Southend toilet

A spokesperson for Essex Police has confirmed that two men were arrested shortly after 1pm on Saturday afternoon for public indecency after members of the public spotted...

Seafront traders: ‘Havens Hospices have enough money now’

A statement has been released by the Southend Seafront Traders Collaboration to confirm that Havens Hospices now have enough money to provide an outstanding level of compassionate...

It’s AU REVOIR from the Chief Reporter

Out of the 1000+ 'news stories' that I have ever written on Southend News Network, this has to be one of the most difficult ... Since October 2015,...

OUTRAGE as song about remaining in EU is chosen as UK Eurovision entry

Less than 24 hours after Lucie Jones was chosen to represent the United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest with Never Give Up On You, it has...

Spurs overcome ENORMOUS ADVERSITY to beat League 2 side in FA Cup

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Cappuccino has said that coming from behind to beat League 2 opposition WYCOMBE WANDERERS at home 4-3 was perhaps the 'greatest achievement' in...

Southend council bosses SLAMMED over ‘death trap’ cycle lane

A spokesperson for Southend Borough Council has insisted that there is 'no danger whatsoever' to cyclists after a controversial cycle lane opened on Southend Seafront.  According to local...

TRUMP: Treat my country with respect while we block you in with a MASSIVE...

President Trump has admitted that he is frustrated with Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto's 'lack of respect' while beginning the process of building a massive wall along...

Lollipop men and women BANNED from high-fiving children over ‘sexual concerns’

In a special report and investigation, Southend News Network has discovered that a growing number of local councils are now banning lollipop men and women from high-fiving...

Parents’ OUTRAGE as ‘racist book’ appears in Southend library

Southend Library's boss has appealed for calm after a book with an alleged 'racist cover' appeared on the shelves.  Lionel Bibb told Southend News Network that Jeffrey Brown's...