Artist Village at Village Green

Artist Village at Village Green

METAL is pleased to host the Artist Village at Village Green again this year. This new sculptural exhibition in Chalkwell Park is the work of four artists who spent time exploring Southend, drawing inspiration from their visits around the town.

Walk and learn more about Bulphan and the Fens

Walk and learn more about Bulphan and the Fens

THIS walk is part of the Land of the Fanns ‘Community Mapping – 100 Stories project’ led by Kinetika, which, with local communities, will identify and celebrate 100 stories gathered in response to the Land of the Fanns landscape areas, and make 100 silk flags using Kinetika’s batik silk painting process.

Thurrock Yacht Club’s season makes a dramatic start

Thurrock Yacht Club’s season makes a dramatic start

THURROCK Yacht Club’s 2019 season had a dramatic start. The Dragon Trophy had to be postponed from its original scheduled date of 25 April thanks to an untimely storm peaking just at the wrong time. The race was rescheduled to the following Thursday night and 5 boats started – 2 in the A class and […]

T100: Get To Know Your Chef

T100: Get To Know Your Chef

Getting to Know You, Chef Kinetika prepares for fifth T100 walking festival with invitation to meet local chefs Get to Know Thursday 29 May 7-9pm KINETIKA’S popular T100 walking festival is back in July and its theme is Welcome to the Ktchen Table. As part of that welcome, Kinetika is teaming up with the Thurrock […]

Grrrl Zine Fair at Village Green

Grrrl Zine Fair at Village Green

Village Green 2019 Grrrl Zine Fair at Village Green GRRL Zine Fair, dedicated to celebrating the voices of women, trans, non-binary and LGBTQIA+ artists, musicians and makers, is coming to Village Green. It is curated by Southend based artist Lu Williams who creates cross disciplinary artworks, events and printed matter with a focus on DIY […]

Free jewellery at Beaverbrooks

Free jewellery at Beaverbrooks

A LAKESIDE jeweller is giving away free jewellery this Saturday to people who share a very important birthday. Family owned jewellery retailer, Beaverbrooks, which has a store in East Lakeside Shopping Centre is celebrating its 100-year anniversary this Saturday 25 May, and is sharing the celebrations by handing out special gifts to anyone who shares […]

Half Term activities at intu Lakeside

Half Term activities at intu Lakeside

THERE is lots to do at intu Lakeside this half term. Hollywood Bowl – The Quay School’s out…again! Hollywood Bowl have got half-term fun covered with groovy games guaranteed to keep the kids entertained for hours! So leave the school bags behind and get in on the action, Hollywood style with 2 adults and 2 […]