It’s the Southend Barge Match
on Sunday 28 August 2016
The start is from the Pier Head at 10am and the barges will make their way down the Thames to Shoeburyness, across to Kent and then down to Leigh on Sea, subject to conditions.
The Thames Sailing Barge Trust will have a stand in the Sailing Barge Exhibition at the Royal Pavilion, Southend Pier for three days, 27th – 29th August, from 10am – 6pm, so do pop in and see us.
It’s free entry.
Please note the Pier train is currently out of action but the Pier is open and you can walk the Pier on foot.
Click this link for details of barges entered for the match.