Leigh on Sea News

The Boatyard

The Boatyard combines the benefits of a modern purpose-built restaurant with the classic surroundings of the Old Leigh fishing village, not to mention the excellent food. Contained within what was previously a working boatyard, the building has been converted into a modern restaurant, fully air-conditioned with a state of the art music system, digital projection screen and a glass-fronted kitchen area.

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Lions club

The Lions Club of Leigh on Sea was chartered in 1991. It's members; all wishing to help the less fortunate people within the Leigh on Sea Area.

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Book Inn launches book club

Local book store the Book Inn has launched a second Book Club.

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Tales Of The Orient

DESIGNERS looked East for inspiration this season and plundered a wealth of exquisite ideas.

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E L James sells over one million Kindle books

E L James sells over one million Kindle books at Amazon.co.uk

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Come to Leigh-on-Sea

On the north bank of the Thames, thirty miles east of London, in the borough of Southend-on-Sea, stands the old fishing village of Leigh-on-Sea

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Olympic Torch passes through Leigh

On Friday 6th July the Olympic Torch will leave Southend at 10.55am. It will be carried through Southend coming up Chalkwell Avenue and then proceed along the London Road (A13). We are told that the torch will be taken down to Hadleigh Farm, the venue for the mountain biking event and ridden around the track before then going on to Basildon.

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Voices of Leigh-on-Sea

Leigh-on-Sea has seen many changes over the past seventy years. From a small fishing village before the war, it has blossomed into a bustling commuter town, spreading it’s boundaries to encompass parts of Prittlewell and Eastwood.

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Family Fun this weekend

Lots of fabulously festive ideas of what to do this coming weekend! 

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Elderflower Bellini - Cocktail of the Week!

Keep summer going a little longer with the the 'flower of the elder'

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