If You Like Yachts, You Might Like To Take A Look.


The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race begins in St Katherine’s Dock London on August 30th and then begins in earnest from Southend Pier on August 31st. As the Port of London Authority explains: 30th August 2015 12 yachts will lock out of St Katherine’s Dock from approximately 1400 until 1530. At 1530 4 of these will pass under Tower…
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One Minute’s Silence Today

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From the District Council website: Rochford District Council will observe the one minute silence in respect of the victims of the Tunisia terrorist attack, at 12 noon on Friday July 3rd. In line with Essex County Council, Rochford District Council flags will be flown at half mast for the day. Rochford District Council Chairman, Councillor Heather Glynn said; “Everyone I…
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A Chance To Visit Foulness – But Be Quick !

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From the District Council website – a chance to visit one of the most unusual places in Essex: Rochford District Council, in partnership with the Foulness Conservation and Archaeological Society (FCAS), are offering you the chance to go on a very special tour of Foulness Island. This is your chance to glimpse some of the wonderful wildlife that inhabits Foulness…
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