There are no changes to the weekly Recycling and Waste collection following the Bank Holiday.

Events

Happening today, 30th May 2017

Escape Live

1st January 2017 - 1st January 2018 - Every day
The event will be held in Escape Live, 95 Hightstreet, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1HS, and is Various to attend.

Escape Live is an exciting group game with a difference.

Object in Focus: Japanese Shogi Set

12th April 2017 - 22nd July 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Southend Central Museum, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EW, and is Free Entry to attend.

Celebrating the exciting loan of the Horniman Museum’s Japanese Shogi Set.

Ruby Stitches presented by South & East Essex Embroiderers

13th May 2017 - 17th June 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

South & East Essex Embroiderers Guild showcase their work and celebrate forty fabulous years of stitching.

Simon Fowler: From the Shore and Beyond

20th May 2017 - 8th July 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

This photographic exhibition at Beecroft was part of Metal’s Estuary Festival 2016.

Alan Chambers

20th May 2017 - 24th June 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

Taking part in the Hockley Art Trail in 2014 Alan wrote “I'd like to think that visitors to exhibitions of my paintings will derive as much enjoyment viewing my pictures as I have had creating them."

Southend Walk this Way Health Walks - Shoeburyness

3rd January 2017 - 31st May 2017 - Every week at 11:00 - 11:30
The event will be held in Shoeburyness Hotel, 1 High Street, Shoeburyness, SS3 9AH, and is Free to attend.

"Walking is the nearest activity to the perfect exercise"...according to Professors Jerry Morris and Adrienne Hardman in our Walking Works report.

The Garden of Remember

10th March 2017 - 30th September 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Chalkwell Park, London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8NB, and is Free Entry to attend.

Following a great deal of work at Metal Art School, we are proud to announce the launch date of The Garden of Remember.

Citizen of Southend Awards

17th March 2017 - 30th June 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Various, and is N/A to attend.

The Citizen of Southend Awards are back and celebrating ten years of rewarding selfless and hard working individuals who have contributed to better the Southend community in a variety of ways!

14-18 NOW Poppies: Wave Sculpture

12th April 2017 - 25th June 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Barge Pier, Shoeburyness, SS3 9HG, and is Free to attend.

The 14-18 NOW Poppies: Wave sculpture by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper will be exhibited at Barge Pier, Shoeburyness from 12th April to 25th June 2017 as part of its UK tour.

Radical Essex

16th April 2017 - 30th September 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Focal Point Gallery, The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NB, and is Free to attend.

Radical Essex is a project that re-examines the history of the county in relation to radicalism in thought, lifestyle, politics and architecture.

Bookstart Storyrhymes at Westcliff Library

18th April 2017 - 18th July 2017 - Every week
The event will be held in Westcliff Library, 649 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9PD, and is Free to attend.

Half-hour sessions every Tuesday full of stories and nursery rhymes for children under 5 years old and their parents and carers.

Maximum Overdrive

20th May 2017 - 10th September 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Focal Point Gallery, The Forum, Elmer Square, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 1NB, and is Free Entry to attend.

Focal Point Gallery is pleased to present ‘Maximum Overdrive’, an ambitious project that seeks to connect the gallery space to its immediate social context at Elmer Square.

Netpark Wellbeing Project

27th May 2017 - 22nd July 2017 - Every day at 10:00 - 17:00
The event will be held in Beecroft Gallery, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6EX, and is Free Entry to attend.

Slideshow of digital and traditional art made by participants taking part in the NetPark Wellbeing Project at Chalkwell park.

Don’t Dress For Dinner

29th May 2017 - 3rd June 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Palace Theatre, 430 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA, and is Various to attend.

Bernard who has invited Suzy his gorgeous Parisian mistress to his home for the weekend as his wife is away.

Story Quest Half Term One Day Project

30th May 2017 at 10:00 - 16:00
The event will be held in Palace Theatre, 430 London Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9LA, and is £30, 10% Sibling Discount to attend.

This one day story adventure at the Palace Theatre will bring books to life and encourage the participants to think about using them creative and imaginative ways, to inspire new work.

Family Activity Day

30th May 2017 at 11:00 - 15:00
The event will be held in Barge Pier, Shoeburyness, SS3 9HG, and is Free Drop-in to attend.

Join us for a day of poppy-themed craft activities and face painting!

The Addams Family - The Musical Comedy

30th May 2017 - 3rd June 2017 - Every day
The event will be held in Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 7RA, and is Various to attend.

Look who’s moved into the neighbourhood!

Tree-mendous Tuesday

30th May 2017 at 10:00 - 15:30
The event will be held in Belfairs Woodland Centre, Belfairs Park, Vardon Drive / Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on-Sea, and is £20 per child to attend.

This is Belfairs woodland based wildlife drop-off day for 8-13 year olds.