Southend-on-Sea

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experimental rock

general election, 2010 2010 General Election Taylor was appointed to the European Parliament for the South East of England (South East England (European Parliament constituency)). origin Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK. genre avant rock, experimental rock, free-jazz. '''Red Square''' is a pioneering free improvising (free improvisation) band originally from Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England that formed in 1974


teaching career

, as its main headquarters and for radar research and development, and the main house was used as a hospital for war wounded. ''Origins'' Journal of the Buckinghamshire Family History Society, December 2006 It later became a boys' prep school (where Evelyn Waugh began his teaching career as a junior master), followed by a further brief spell as a hotel. It was demolished in 1956-58 (Destruction of country houses in 20th century Britain). Among the towns served were Cambridge, Chelmsford, Colchester, Great Yarmouth, Ipswich, King's Lynn, Lowestoft, Norwich, Southend-on-Sea, and East Anglian seaside resorts such as Hunstanton (whose prosperity was largely a result of the GER's line being built) and Cromer. Map of GER system (Great Eastern Railway Society) It also served a suburban area, including Enfield (Municipal Borough of Enfield), Chingford, Loughton and Ilford. This suburban network was, in the early 20th century, the most heavily used steam-hauled commuter system in the world. - 287 Southend-on-Sea 41.76 Unitary, Borough Essex (Essex, England) - Transport connections The centre has a direct link to Chafford Hundred railway station and is connected to the M25 motorway which is London's outermost ring road, as well as to the A13 road (A13 road (Great Britain)) which connects central and east London to Basildon and Southend-on-Sea. It is connected to the London Bus network by London Buses routes 370 and 372 (London Buses route 372) with other operators such as Ensignbus and First (First Essex) also providing regular bus services to the centre. Route X80 operated by Ensignbus provides a link to Bluewater across the Dartford Crossing. '''Leigh-on-Sea''' (pronounced '''Southend Victoria''' is one of two major railway stations in the town of Southend-on-Sea in Essex, England. The station is the terminus of the Shenfield to Southend Line, which is a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line. Most services operate to and from London Liverpool Street (London Liverpool Street station) and are operated by Greater Anglia.


music experimental

, and in that year the terminal building was destroyed by a fire, with a replacement terminal opened by 1968. '''Danielle Dax''' is an experimental (experimental music) musician and producer most active from the late-1970s to the mid-1990s. She was born in Southend-on-Sea, Essex. 2005 was the year that the St Albans and Watford Broadcasting Company was divested to a new company; '''Adventure Radio Holdings''', an entertainment consortium which are owners of a theme park in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, and four other radio stations, including two in Essex. Despite its relatively independent status, the station rebranded from Mercury 96.6 to Heart Hertfordshire on Monday 26 July 2010 and switched to a softer Adult Contemporary music format. The changes coincided with a restructuring of the Heart Network. Early career The son of a company director, Wright was educated at Eastwood (Eastwood, Essex) High School, near Southend-on-Sea, Essex. In the early 1970s he worked behind the scenes at Radio 2, as a Gramophone Librarian. He started broadcasting in 1976 at Thames Valley Radio Radio 210 in Reading (Reading, Berkshire), Berkshire alongside Mike Read. In 1979 he joined Radio Luxembourg (Radio Luxembourg (English)), and then BBC Radio 1 in 1980, presenting a Saturday evening show, then Saturday morning before moving to ''Steve Wright in the Afternoon'' from 1981. While living in Southend (Southend-on-Sea), he started frequenting The Coleherne pub, a gay pub (gay bar) in west London. It was known as a place where men cruised for sexual partners and wore colour coded handkerchiefs (Handkerchief code) that indicated their preferred role. Ireland sought men who liked the passive role and sadomasochism, so he could readily restrain them as they initially believed it was a sexual game. '''Hockley''' is a large village and civil parish (civil parishes in England) in Essex, England located between Chelmsford and Southend-on-Sea. More specifically it lies between Rayleigh and Rochford. It came to prominence during the coming of the railway in the 1890s Hockley Parish Council website: History and at the 2001 census had a population of 13,616 people, '''Southend Victoria''' is one of two major railway stations in the town of Southend-on-Sea in Essex, England. The station is the terminus of the Shenfield to Southend Line, which is a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line. Most services operate to and from London Liverpool Street (London Liverpool Street station) and are operated by Greater Anglia.


winning television

, campaigner * Peggy Mount, actress * Tris Vonna Michell, artist * Dicky Moore, singer songwriter, guitarist in Scritti Politti * Maajid Nawaz, former Islamist activist who now campaigns against extremism * Bob Parr (Bob Parr (producer)), multi Emmy Award-winning television producer * Annabel Port, broadcaster * Spencer Prior, footballer * Lara Pulver, actress * Rachel Riley, Countdown co-presenter * Joy Sarney, singer * Simon Schama, historian


performances+film

and Libraries '''Focal Point Gallery''' is South Essex's gallery for contemporary visual art, promoting and commissioning major solo exhibitions, group and thematic shows, a programme of events including performances, film screenings and talks, as well as offsite projects and temporary public artworks. The organisation is funded by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council and Arts Council England. '''Southend Museums Service''', part of Southend on Sea Borough Council, operates a number of historic attractions, an art gallery and a museum in the town. These include: The Beecroft Art Gallery (Beecroft Art Gallery), Southchurch Hall, Prittlewell Priory and the Central Museum on Victoria Avenue (Southend Central Museum). '''Southend Victoria''' is one of two major railway stations in the town of Southend-on-Sea in Essex, England. The station is the terminus of the Shenfield to Southend Line, which is a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line. Most services operate to and from London Liverpool Street (London Liverpool Street station) and are operated by Greater Anglia.


featuring live

take place at a variety of locations in Southend. Folk Festival is a three-day event each summer in Old Leigh, featuring live music by the sea. Leigh on Sea Fishing Festival is held in Old Leigh and is organised by local fishermen. It provides an opportunity to see the port in action and taste the local catch. Old Leigh Regatta was re-established in the 1970s and takes place every September. '''Southend Victoria''' is one of two major railway stations in the town of Southend-on-Sea in Essex, England. The station is the terminus of the Shenfield to Southend Line, which is a branch of the Great Eastern Main Line. Most services operate to and from London Liverpool Street (London Liverpool Street station) and are operated by Greater Anglia.


music history

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current main

"Barking LTSR" A more direct route from Barking to Pitsea via Upminster was constructed between 1885 and 1888, completing the current main route. A single line branch was constructed between Romford and Grays via Upminster during 1892 and 1893. At the start of the Second World War the house was the Green Park Hotel, but during the War the stables were used by EKCO, an electronics company from Southend-on-Sea, Essex


rock free

general election, 2010 2010 General Election Taylor was appointed to the European Parliament for the South East of England (South East England (European Parliament constituency)). origin Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK. genre avant rock, experimental rock, free-jazz. '''Red Square''' is a pioneering free improvising (free improvisation) band originally from Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England that formed in 1974


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, the British games manufacturer who sold it from 1934.amp;trademark 502898 UK trademark office entry History From the City of London, via the Thames Conservancy, the PLA has inherited ownership of the bed of the river and foreshore from Teddington to the London Stone (riparian)#Crow Stone Yantlet Line

Southend-on-Sea

'''Southend-on-Sea''' ( north of the town centre.

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