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House plan drawing

Settling to a new home is probably one of the hardest parts of a move. And while often, we consider unpacking as the last step towards fully settling in, there are actually a few things that make a whole lot of difference in making your new house feel like home.

A man and woman moving house

Life in London isn’t for everyone. As the capital of the UK and the headquarters to many multinational corporations, it can be overwhelming and downright stressful to live in the city.

Mark Noble signing football boot

Basildon Council has welcomed the Mark Noble Football School to the borough as it begins delivering football classes to sold-out demand, helping children remain active during the pandemic.

Parking spaces

Article by Poppie Webster: Drivers will now park for free until the end of this year in Basildon's council owned car parks, it has been confirmed.

Soiree party event at Beauvoir Arms, Downham

Article by Poppie Webster: Hundreds of people unexpectedly turned up for an “out-of-control soiree” at a well-known Billericay restaurant.

Peter Jill

Article by Ellis Whitehouse: A drug dealer was caught arranging deals in a car his mother was driving.

Paul Walter (Nicky Hayes)

Article by Bryan Leeves: Paul Walter provided the fireworks, hitting an unbeaten 166 off 122 balls carrying Billericay out of sight against Shenfield in a high-scoring Gooch Division encounter at Blunts Wall Road.

PURE Light vodka

Our small town of Billericay continues to punch above its weight, this time, it’s in the spirits industry with the launch of a new, low alcohol, vodka range.

The Blue Boar pub in Billericay

Article by Matthew Critchell: Plan have been unveiled for a £2.5million expansion to a popular pub, with bosses saying it could kickstart the high street’s Covid recovery.

Recovery crews on the a127

Article by Paige Ingram: A man died after "deliberately" crashing his car into the bridge over a major Essex road.

Eat Out to Help Out logo

The Government has launched a quick and easy search tool to find restaurant and food outlets that have signed up to its Eat out to Help Out scheme, boasting 50% off food!

Fleet of Tesla Model 3 cars - Ground Control Billericay

Billericay based Ground Control Ltd, one of the UK’s largest and most successful grounds maintenance, commercial landscaping and external solutions providers, has further invested into electric vehicles with another delivery of Tesla Model 3 electric vehicles (EVs). The total number of Tesla EVs in the company’s fleet is now 63, making it the largest not for hire fleet in the UK.