A winding-up petition against Southend has been adjourned until September 16.
Southend are to begin interviewing candidates for their vacant managerial position over the next few days but former captain Adam Barrett will not be in the running.
Northampton will spend next season in League One after easing their way past Exeter in the League Two play-off final at an empty Wembley Stadium.
Southend manager Sol Campbell and his backroom staff have left the club by mutual consent.
Southend have been handed a suspended three-point deduction for breaches of English Football League regulations.
The Prime Minister’s announcement that six people can meet up outdoors from Monday – made just before a weekend forecast to be hot and sunny – looks like it was “rushed forward to help ministers in a difficult position”, a police and crime commissioner has said.
An airline hosted an event for tourism industry leaders to showcase its new routes.