Tag Archives: Southend

3a – Southend-on-Sea Pier to Leigh-on-Sea

Stage Three of our Coast of Britain Walk took place on a somewhat chilly day.  The receding tide exposed the wet mudflats.  The wind blew.  Walking was fine, but whenever we stopped it was not long before we became cold. Today … Continue reading

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2b – Southend-on-Sea Pier

The reason we started our Coast of Britain Walk in the Southend area was because we knew we would be able to bribe the kids with trips to Adventure Island! There is something of a history to Southend Pier, and I … Continue reading

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2a – Shoeburyness to Southend-on-Sea

  Our first walk had ended at Ness Road in Shoeburyness, so this was where our second walk started.  At the end of Ness Road, behind the sea wall, is an HM Coastguard Station.  This looked very dramatic on the day of … Continue reading

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