Nowadays, when a few clicks on a mouse, or a quick call from your mobile, will have a zero hours subcontractor of Amazon Prime jumping into a waiting Transit van and speeding the latest slimming book to you regardless of public holidays, we take the idea of 24 hour a day, Seven day a week response for granted. But what does the phrase, “At your service, 24/7” really mean?

Burnham on Crouch RNLI Lifeboat Station has 50 years experience in delivering 24/7 response, each and every day of every year. Most recently, [more]

Royal Coastal Rowing Club Update

February saw the end of an exciting Harker's Yard winter series of racing. Despite a few setbacks, we still came in a respectable fifth overall. Hopefully next year should see us bring home some silverware! Dawn spent time in China during February supporting our president Charlie Pitcher on a 300mile university rowing expedition to Hong Kong. We are hoping to welcome the crews to Burnham later in the year. Burnham-on-Crouch Coastal Rowing Club is pleased to have received funding towards essential coaching courses and a launching trolley. Magnox has awarded £2,200 to the club after [more]

Red Nose Day - Close To Home

Both staff and children have been having a fantastic week coming into the nursery in their pyjamas and pirate gear! Close to Home always go all out for Comic Relief, raising much needed money for this amazing charity.[more]

Southminster Tennis Club

Saturday 25th saw Southminster Tennis Club hold the first of their annual open days. The day was a huge success and with ages ranging from 5 to 50 it goes to show that tennis is a sport for everyone and we welcome every age and ability. Coach Mark was in attendance to promote our junior programme with many youngsters and families joining on the day. Please see our website southminstertennis.simdif.com for more information on coaching, memberships and to keep up to date on further open days and free [more]

The Ship's Three Course Fish Dinner

On Friday 10th of March the Burnham Review had the opportunity to enjoy The Ship's three course Fish Friday Dinner and I must say we will most definitely be returning.

Head Chef Dean McKeown started the Fish Fridays in October 2016 with the idea of bringing fresh fish dishes back to Burnham, as our small riverside town used to thrive on the oyster pits.

Our evening started with drinks in the vibrant atmosphere of the bar with very modern décor. Then leading through to the candlelit ambiance of the restaurant.


Comic Relief At St Mary's School

St Mary’s children had a blast for comic relief with students all wearing red and there big red noses. There was also a surprise for parents before the start of school children gathered in the school playground to sing and [more]

Saint Fm

Saint FmIF you've ever listened to the radio and thought "I could do better than that!", or simply fancy hearing your voice over the airwaves, this could be just the chance you've been looking for. Saint FM 94.7. the Maldon district's community radio station, is looking for new presenters - male and female, young and old and everything in between - to join its talented team of volunteers. Based in twin studios in Maldon and Burnham, Saint puts out a huge range of programmes every week on the FM waveband, as well as streaming [more]

Business Advice With Keith Powell

Business Advice With Keith Powell

Your homepage is your shop window - effective websites.

You don’t have to reinvent the wheel when it comes to building a website. If you want to know what works well in your area, whether it’s overseas investment or manufacturing do a search that’s fairly generic and see which sites come up top. Chances are high-ranking websites are doing something right. Don’t try to come up with brand new ideas reinvent what’s already being done well. Learn from other people and give [more]