Some Useful & Interesting Websites further afield in Essex:
Essex have A NEW UPGRADED WEBSITE you might find helpful: www.visitessex.com
Also Southend Borough Council and the Business Improvement District (BID) initiative: http://www.visitsouthend.co.uk/
We have also come across the following that might bear a look:
https://www.facebook.com/smallessexproducers/ which speaks for itself
Christmasville comes to Adventure Island
There’s a world of magic and wonder waiting to be enjoyed from this weekend (Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 November) at Adventure Island, on Southend seafront. Get set for sackloads of festive fun with all your favourite rides and experiences plus some very special new ones… Fresh for 2017, Adventure Wonderland now features Christmasville,the cute village where Father Christmas’ elves live. As the Big Day (25th December, in case you parents had forgotten….) gets ever closer Santa visits Christmasville to see how the elves are progressing with all his plans. Despite being rushed off his feet, Father Christmas will always make time for the little ones – children and elves –to have a chat and if they’ve been good, he’ll give them a magic star to exchange for a toy of their choice at the Adventure Wonderland Christmas Toy Store.
“Christmasville is our exciting new attraction, created to ensure even more good boys and girls can meet the big fella himself. The project cost £250K and has taken seven months to complete,” says Adventure Island’s very own Elf Minister (AKA Managing Director), Marc Miller.
After its opening weekend of Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th November, Adventure Wonderland will re-
A Feast of Festive Fun
On Wednesday 29th November you really will know the ‘holidays are coming’ when you see the iconic Coca Cola Christmas Truck in Victoria Circus. Complete with entertainment between 1pm and 9pm, this is your chance to ‘taste the feeling’ of Christmas with the world’s most recognised brand.
For more information, click on www.visitouthend.co.uk/christmas, like the Facebook page VisitSouthendonSea or follow @VisitSouthend on Twitter.
Park for free at The Royals A little gift to you – presented by the ‘Royals Footman’
Between 3pm and 6pm, you can enjoy an afternoon of free parking, available on five selected days each month until June 2018.
And there’s no need to drive round and round and round for ages looking for a space. The Royals’ 24-
So, in answer to the big question -
Monday 13th – Friday 17th November 2017* Monday 8th – Friday 12th January 2018* Monday 5th – Friday 9th February 2018*
Monday 19th – Friday 23rd March 2018* Monday 23rd – Friday 27th April 2018* Monday 14th – Friday 18th May 2018*
Monday 4th – Friday 8th June 2018* NB: * Only between 3-
And if you decide to take up the free parking offer, then our very own ‘Royals Footman’ will be on hand at the entrance barrier, handing out tickets and generally facilitating a pleasant parking experience!? For more information about the latest news, updates and events at The Royals Shopping Centre, visit our Facebook page or follow us on Twitter @royalsshopping.