Monthly Archives: July 2014

We’re going on a bear hunt – to win £100

It’s ready, teddy, go in Southend town centre as a bear-illiant new competition for all the family gets underway Read More →


Essex is first ever county chosen for inspiring new Rough Guide series

“Dramatic and otherworldly, surprising and serene, Essex’s Discovery Coast gets under your skin…” Read More →


Flybe adds 2,500 seats on French routes from London Southend due to popular demand

Flybe will be adding a total of 28 extra flights per week between Rennes and Caen-Normandy for July and August 2014 Read More →


Here Comes The Summer

The school holidays start this week – and Visit Essex has lots of cool ideas for the long, hot days ahead Read More →


Bad Heir Day? Bring Your Little Royalty To The Royals

Your little ones don’t have to be called Charles or Camilla, Kate or William to be treated like royalty at The Royals Shopping Centre. All they have to do is join a brilliant new – and totally free – kids club! Read More →



‘Trip ‘Trip Hooray

Adventure Island named as one of the best amusement parks in the UK by TripAdvisor – for the second year running Read More →




New Flybe route from London Southend to Maastricht takes off

Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, today (10 July 2014) began the last of its six new European routes from London Southend Airport, operated by its franchise partner Stobart Air Read More →