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Close up of Ceramic PoppiesThe iconic Poppies: Wave sculpture has arrived in Southend-on-Sea.

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POPPIES: WAVE Opens at Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea

The iconic poppy sculpture Wave will open tomorrow, 12 April 2017, at Barge Pier, Gunners Park, Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea as part of 14-18 NOW’s UK-wide tour of the iconic poppies.

International classical guitarist returns to Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is delighted to welcome Australian born Craig Ogden, to perform at the Plaza Centre, Southchurch Road, Southend-on-Sea from 8pm on Friday 28th April.

Active Festival on Southend Pier

Southend-on-Sea residents and visitors are invited to take part in the Active Festival event on Friday 28th April from 12:30pm to 2:30pm as part of the 125 years of Southend-on-Sea Celebrations.

Over ninety per cent of pupils get first choice primary school place

Over nine in ten Southend-on-Sea children will start primary school in September 2017 at their first choice primary school, and almost all at one of their top three preferences.

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14-18 NOW Poppies: Wave Sculpture

Barge Pier, Shoeburyness, SS3 9HG


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.

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