Monthly Archives: April 2013

Youngest pilot to fly solo round the world makes his UK stop at London Southend Airport

A Malaysian pilot who is attempting to set the Guinness World Record as youngest pilot to fly solo around the world in a single engine aircraft made his UK stop at London Southend Airport on Saturday 27 April. Read More →


It’s a Full English for all the family as St George returns to Southend seafront

From Mummers to Maypoles and Military Marching bands to Morris Dancers, Adventure Island is celebrating just what puts the Great into Britain on 20/21 April 2013 with another fun-filled St George’s Weekend. Read More →


Vam Gogh Museum to re-open with groundbreaking exhibition

The reopening of the renovated Van Gogh Museum on 1 May 2013 following an extensive renovation will be marked by the ground breaking exhibition Van Gogh at Work. Read More →


easyJet celebrates its first successful year at London Southend Airport

easyJet, the UK’s largest airline, has celebrated its one year anniversary at London Southend Airport today – Tuesday 2 April – with passengers, staff and children from the local community who were invited to participate in a paper plane ‘origami master class’ and competition to mark the occasion. Read More →