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Why Southend?

Southend is fast becoming the place of choice for businesses wishing for better value premises with strong connections to London via two train lines, and to Europe via the ever-expanding airport. The borough is going through some exciting changes, with several large-scale regeneration projects on the go.


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Transport in Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Sea hosts a number of different modes of transport including having its on airport, bus depots and two train depots.

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Gigabit City

Southend-on-Sea is home to a future-proof full-fibre network providing scalable, ultrafast connectivity to underpin the council’s ambitious digital strategy.

Regeneration Projects

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Better Queensway

Better Queensway is a long term project that will completely change the Queensway area in the coming years.

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Beaumont Court & Richmond House

Beaumont Court & Richmond House is a long term project in the center of Southend-on-Sea.

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Airport Business Park

Airport Business Park provides a new vision for Southend, supporting the economic prosperity of the local and wider region. It will create employment and deliver a pioneering innovation centre for start-up businesses together with grow on space.

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Seaway Leisure

The regeneration of Seaway presents an opportunity to revitalise the town centre and build a better Southend.