in Southend-on-Sea of England, United Kingdom
- Southend Airport (2 mi)
- Rochester Airport (16 mi)
- London City Airport (28 mi)
- Kent International Airport (30 mi)
- Wethersfield Airport (31 mi)
- London Stansted Airport (32 mi)
- London Biggin Hill Airport (33 mi)
- Lydd Airport (41 mi)
- London Gatwick Airport (47 mi)
- RAF Mildenhall (58 mi)
- RAF Lakenheath (61 mi)
- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Unesco heritage, 18 mi)
- Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church (Unesco heritage, 24 mi)
- Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church (Unesco heritage, 25 mi)
- Tower of London (Unesco heritage, 28 mi)
- Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites (Unesco heritage, 46 mi)
- Blenheim Palace (Unesco heritage, 62 mi)
- Derwent Valley Mills (Unesco heritage, 115 mi)
- Amiens Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 133 mi)
- Garon Park Golf Complex (Golf course, 1 mi)
- Ballards Gore Golf Club (Golf course, 5 mi)
- The Rayleigh Club (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Crowlands Heath Golf Club (Golf course, 16 mi)
- Brentwood Golf Centre At Hartswood Golf Club (Golf course, 18 mi)
- Benton Hall Golf Club (Golf course, 18 mi)
- Cobtree Manor Golf Club (Golf course, 18 mi)
- Chislehurst Golf Club (Golf course, 20 mi)
- Herne Bay Golf Club (Golf course, 22 mi)
- Kings Hill Golf Club (Golf course, 23 mi)
- Colchester Zoo (zoo, (23 mi)
- Thames Estuary Yacht Club (marina, (1 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 51.538 and 0.714 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 51° 32' 16" and E 0° 42' 51"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Pound - GBP
- Spoken languages:
- English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 08:40 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Europe/London
- UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:47 am and 8:03 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Southend-on-Sea in Southend-on-Sea (England) with it's 295,310 citizens is a town in United Kingdom about 36 mi (or 58 km) east of London, the country's capital city.
Current time in Southend-on-Sea is now 08:40 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports near Southend-on-Sea, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Southend Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 4 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in a distance of 18 mi (or 30 km), West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are a few options in driving distance. We discovered 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Leigh-on-Sea, Upper Stoke, Canvey Island, High Halstow and Cooling. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Holiday Inn SOUTHEND
Southend-on-Sea Park Inn By Radisson Palace
TRAVELODGE SOUTHEND ON SEA
Southend On Sea
Southend-On-Sea (Thorpe Bay)
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F
|Morning Temperature||11°C / 51 °F|
|Evening Temperature||15°C / 58 °F|
|Night Temperature||11°C / 51 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1021.8 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Monday, 22nd of April 2019
18°C (65 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019
15°C (59 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.
Wednesday, 24th of April 2019
15°C (59 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Videos from this area
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Adventure Island Complete Guide | Southend on Sea Amusement Park Rides
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ODEON Theatre Southend on Sea.
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Routemaster & Other Buses in Southend-On-Sea, Essex.
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Southend on Sea Olympic Torch
Choir and Olympic Torch in Southend on Sea. The choir is made up of local schools, Bournes Green, St Nicholas........ Apologies some of the video shaky as it was taken at full zoom above my head.
Adventure Island at Southend-on-sea, 3 days after flooding
Adventure Island at Southend-on-sea, 3 days after flooding.
Jess Bear at The University of Essex Southend On Sea
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Southend-on-Sea is a unitary authority area, town, and seaside resort in Essex, England. The district has Borough status, and comprises the towns of Chalkwell, Eastwood, Leigh-on-Sea, North Shoebury, Prittlewell, Shoeburyness, Southchurch, Thorpe Bay, and Westcliff-on-Sea. The district is situated within the Thames Gateway on the north side of the Thames estuary 40 mi east of central London. It is bordered to the north by Rochford and to the west by Castle Point.
Royal Saxon tomb in Prittlewell
The Royal Saxon tomb in Prittlewell is a high-status Anglo-Saxon tomb excavated at Prittlewell, north of Southend-on-Sea, in the English county of Essex. In the autumn of 2003, in preparation for a road-widening scheme, an archaeological survey was carried out on a plot of land to the north-east of Priory Park in Prittlewell. The archaeologists were lucky in the placement of their trench and uncovered a set of Saxon remains.
Southend Central railway station
Southend Central is a railway station on the London, Tilbury and Southend Railway. Train services are provided by the National Express Group train operating company c2c. It is located in Southend Town Centre on Clifftown Road in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England, SS1 1AB, just off the middle of Southend High Street and down the road from Southend Travel Centre with easy access to bus services and South Essex College and the University of Essex Southend Campus, to which it is adjacent.
Beecroft Art Gallery
Beecroft Art Gallery is a gallery in Station Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England. The Edwardian building was donated to the people of Southend-on-Sea in 1952 by Walter Beecroft to house his eclectic collection of art works . Walter Beecroft was a solicitor in nearby Leigh. He had already set up an Art Gallery Sub-Committee of the Public Libraries & Museum Committee in 1928, and in 1947 he proposed to endow a building to become and Art Gallery.
Cliffs Pavilion is a live theatre in Station Road, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England, which seats 1,630 and offers an assortment of variety acts. Work began on the original Cliffs Pavilion during the 1930s. It was intended to be a 500 seat theatre incorporating the art deco style of the times. With the outbreak of World War II, however, the building work halted. The site remained boarded-up until 1959, when the original building was leveled.
Prittlewell Square, an elegant garden, is a park situated in the conservation area overlooking the Thames Estuary at Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England. The oldest park in town, it contributes to the history of the gardens. The clock at the entrance to the Square was donated by local jeweller and philanthropist, R A Jones. The Square lies within the Clifftown Conservation Area, which was designated in 1968 due to the historic and architectural significance of the area .
Southend Maxims & Mint Casinos are a gambling establishment located in Western Esplanade, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England, on the seafront overlooking the Thames estuary. The original "Westcliff" and "Waterfront" Casinos were established in the 1970s and it was originally at the Mill House in Station Road. It opened at its present site, formerly an open air swimming pool and then a boat deck as part of The Westcliff Leisure Centre, in 1987.
Southend Pier is a major landmark in Southend-on-Sea. Extending 1.34 miles into the Thames Estuary, it is the longest pleasure pier in the world. Sir John Betjeman once said that "the Pier is Southend, Southend is the Pier". The pier is a Grade II listed building.
The Prittle Brook is a brook in Essex, England. It appears to rise in Thundersley, just to the west of West Wood. Travelling eastwards, it flows through West Wood, then briefly under some properties before crossing Daws Heath Road. It then flows through private property before reaching Dodds Grove Nature Reserve and then into Great Wood, Belfairs Wood.
Southend Central Museum
The Central Museum is a museum in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England. The museum houses collections of local and natural history and contains a planetarium constructed by astronomer Harry Ford in 1984 . The museum was opened in April 1981 in a Grade II listed building that was previously Southend's first free public library. The library service had moved to a new purpose built site on Victoria Avenue, which opened on 20th March 1974 .
Roots Hall is the home ground of the English Football League Two club Southend United. With a capacity of 12,392 Roots Hall is the largest football stadium in Essex, and is the current venue for the final of the Essex Senior Cup. Southend United are due to move out of Roots Hall into a new 22,000 seat stadium, though work has yet to begin on the new stadium.
Southend Victoria railway station
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 and are operated by Greater Anglia. The nearby Southend Central station provides services to London Fenchurch Street, operated by c2c.
Prittlewell railway station
Prittlewell railway station serves Prittlewell in Southend-on-Sea, England. Prittlewell was actually the first settlement here before Southend diverged from the village, expanded and engulfed it. A nearby place of interest is Prittlewell Priory.
New Empire Theatre
The New Empire Theatre is a historic and current theater in Southend, Essex, England.
Adventure Island (amusement park)
Adventure Island is a free-admission amusement park in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK which has 32 different rides, as well as attractions including a gift shop and catering outlets. The current site of the amusement park flanks the north end of Southend Pier and has been an amusement park since 1976 when the land now forming the west side of the park was purchased by the Miller family.
Ferndale Baptist Church
Ferndale Baptist Church is a Baptist Union affiliated church in Southend-on-Sea, Essex. The church's pastor is Stephen Dray, who edits the Christian Journal 'Evangel', and who is a regular contributor to Evangelicals Now. In 2006, the church was involved in ensuring the continuing survival of a community hall on the nearby St Luke's estate.
Southend Cliff Railway
The Southend Cliff Railway, or Southend Cliff Lift, is a funicular in the English seaside resort of Southend-on-Sea, constructed in 1912.. The lift operated for the first time on Bank Holiday Monday, in August of that year .
Camp Bling, the long running UK based road protest camp was set up in Southend-on-Sea in Essex during September 2005 to obstruct a £25m plan to widen the Priory Crescent section of the A1159 road over the Royal Saxon tomb in Prittlewell. In April 2009 the authority announced that plans to build the road had been abandoned and the camp was disbanded in July 2009.
Rage (roller coaster)
Rage is a Gerstlauer Euro fighter roller coaster situated at Adventure Island in Southend On Sea, United Kingdom. It opened on 10 February 2007. It is one of the biggest investments the park has ever made. It features three inversions: a Vertical loop, Immelmann and a Zero-G roll.
Southend Pier Railway
The Southend Pier Railway is a narrow gauge railway in the English seaside resort of Southend-on-Sea. It runs the 1.34 miles length of Southend Pier, providing public passenger transport from the shore to the pier head.
South Essex College
South Essex College of Further and Higher Education is a further education college located over three main sites in Basildon, Southend-on-Sea and Grays in Essex, England. The college provides courses for students of all ages, from 14- to 19-year-olds to undergraduates, adults and businesses.
Prittlewell Priory is a medieval priory in the Prittlewell area of Southend, Essex, England. It was founded in the 12th century, by monks from the Cluniac Priory of St Pancras and passed into private hands at the time of the dissolution of the monasteries under Henry VIII. The last private owner, R A Jones, gave the priory and the grounds to the local council. The grounds now form a public park, Priory Park, and the Grade I listed building is open to the public.
Southend-on-Sea Corporation Tramways
Southend-on-Sea Corporation Tramways served the town of Southend-on-Sea in Essex from 19 July 1901 until 8 April 1942.
Kursaal (amusement park)
The Kursaal is a Grade II listed building in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, which opened in 1901 as one of the world's first purpose-built amusement parks. The venue is noted for the main building with distinctive dome, designed by Campbell Sherrin, and which has featured on a Royal Mail special edition stamp.
Southchurch Hall is Grade I Listed Medieval moated house located in Southchurch, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England. The Hall was home to farming families until the 1920s. In 1930 it was extensively restored and presented to the town of Southend by the Dowsett Family . The Hall has been listed in Jenkins' top 1000 houses in England .
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