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Mirror praises Southend’s amusements

Southend-on-Sea
Southend’s amusement arcades, amusement park and pier have been praised in a national newspaper article about the resort’s transformation. Writing for the Mirror, Nick Owen, head of news at Sunday Mirror and Sunday People, documented a recent family trip to the Essex seaside. Despite having negative memories of Southend from his childhood days, Owen praised its transformation as well as the...

Southend Pier aiming for one million visitors

Southend Pier
Southend Borough Council is hoping to record one million visitors to the resort’s pier in 2018 after it achieved record numbers for the past three months. James Courtenay, deputy leader, announced the target after revealing that figures for May, June and July had broken previous records. Last month, Southend Pier saw an increase of almost 20 per cent over the same...

Chef Jamie Oliver unveils free WiFi on Southend Pier

Coinslot - wifi Southend Pier £6.3m pavillion
  Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has welcomed the addition of a free WiFi service on Southend Pier.   The installation now means that visitors can enjoy seamless internet connectivity throughout the town as part of a recently-launched council initiative, with this latest upgrade extending the whole 1.34 miles of the pier. Ann Holland, councillor for culture, tourism and the economy, said: “All of...

Record numbers at Southend Pier as £6.3m pavilion announced

Coinslot - wifi Southend Pier £6.3m pavillion
More people have visited Southend Pier in the first half of year than ever before, and by 2020 they will be able to enjoy its brand new £6.3m pavilion building too.   It’s been a week of good news for Southend Pier which has been advised that is to get a new £6.3m pavilion, the announcement coming at the same time...

Removing all pleasure from the pier in Southend

Coinslot - Southend pier development
Southend Council has proposed a £300,000 development to the town’s pier demolishing the current arcade for an enhanced hospitality area.   Southend council has submitted an application that would see the existing amusement arcade demolished to make way for a new, larger, hospitality area. The £300,000 facelift for the pier entrance aims to enhance the visitor experience by creating a larger, more...

Brief updates regarding amusement news

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Penzance points to prizes Penzance’s Grand Casino Amusements has launched its latest monthly Facebook redemption competition. Players have until November 30 to post a picture with the highest ticket total won in the FEC for a chance to win a Star Wars lamp and Cake Splat board game. Magnificent 7’s Bell Fruit Games offers Magnificent 7’s, a Cat C game with a...

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