Posts Tagged ‘ Southend-on-Sea ’

What’s in the budget for travellers

Oct 28th, 2021 | By

On the face of it, for the travelling public there wasn’t a great deal of news in the budget.

What does the best offer?

Aug 11th, 2020 | By

The holiday rental search company, Holidu, has put together a list of what it says are the best places to visit in the UK and the top three include two cities and a town.

On Sea at Southend

Apr 14th, 2010 | By

Traditionally one of the areas that Londoners headed to on bank holiday weekends was Southend. It never seemed to be called by its proper name, Southend-on-Sea. It was just Southend, that place with the longest pier and near the end of the Fenchurch Street railway line. Today, I think of it as one of those seaside resorts that has seen better days. Which could be very unfair because I haven’t been there for over twenty years.
What brought it to mind was a new campaign that the local council has just launched to get us to go there. Calling it the “on Sea” campaign they are using the towns proper name to draw attention to all the attractions in and near the town