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February events announced for Alternative City of Culture

FEBRUARY 

 

ARCHITECTURE AND HERITAGE

WED 8th February

 

WALK: The Architecture of the Seafront.

Led by Ian Yearsley  Meet at 10am by the Kursaal

FRI. 10th February

 

Tour of Porters. Meet at Porters, 11am

Southend Alternative City of Culture Launches in Parliament

On Wednesday 11th January Southend was launched as the Alternative City of Culture by Sir David Amess MP. Alongside the MP for Southend West was the Mayor of Southend and the campaign’s very own Town Crier as they emerged on a balcony overlooking the Palace Westminster to announce the ceremony.

A Grand Launch for Southend Alternative City of Culture 2017

The Grand Launch of Southend Alternative City of Culture 2017 started the New Year off with a bang. At midday on Sunday 1st January the ACC17 Town Crier announced the launch of Southend as Alternative City of Culture followed by Sir David Amess, MP for Southend West, unveiling a plaque to mark th