Tweed Ride – Sunday 4th September 2016

tweed ride

TWEED RIDE 2016

IT’S BACK FOR THE SIXTH YEAR RUNNING!

Sport your finest vintage or tweedy attire and join us for a lesiurely social jaunt about town.

FREE ENTRY

Meet at Belfairs woodland centre to leabe around 2pm or join us from Priory park gated entrance at Victoria avenue around 2.30. We should arrive at Southchurch Park approx 3.15pm.

PRIZES FOR THE BEST DRESSED RIDER AND THE BEST VINTAGE INSPIRED BIKE. 

Check out our gallery or our facebook albums for glimpses of years gone by……..

Event is FREE but please pre-book if you require a £3.50 cream tea of £7.00 high tea by phoning 01702 215595 or emailing cyclesouthend@southend.gov.uk

Dressing up is optional.

Event:
Tweed ride 2016
Where:
Belfairs woodland centre to Southchurch park
When:
04/09/2016
Starts:
14:00

See the website for more information.

Event Invitation: Rediscover your Health, Happiness & Freedom, with Sandy C. Newbigging‏

body calm

 

25th June 2016 at 10am at Leigh Community Centre.

 

One of the world’s leading teacher’s of mind-body health and healing comes to Leigh On Sea, Southend!

Spend a life-changing day with internationally renowned speaker, best-selling author and creator of the ‘Calm Techniques’ Sandy C. Newbigging, for a transformative workshop based on his latest #1 best-selling book, ‘Body Calm’.

The ‘Body Calm’ method creates harmony within your mind, body, soul and life circumstances, revealing your unshakable foundation for health, happiness and freedom in life!

 

Learn more at –
www.lifewell.co.uk/body-calm-with-sandy-c-newbigging/

Or the facebook event page.

Wellness Day – 25th June 2016

wellness day

Essex Mind, Body and Soul comes to the heart of Westcliff-on-sea bringing a wonderful Wellness day. With Buddhist meditation running throughout the show. Organic products, Pampering, Therapies, Psychic readings, Crystals, Aura Camera, Magnetix and Beauty. Eat-fit Snacks and Cakes. Janes Cakes will be running the refreshments kitchen and we will be supporting Street Spirit who help feed the homeless in Southend. Entry is £3 and 14’s Free. Raffle and disabled access.

See the facebook event for more information.

Just Ride Southend

just ride southend

Just Ride Southend runs regular drop-in inclusive cycling sessions for people of all ages and abilities in a safe, traffic-free environment.

 

Just Ride Southend runs regular drop-in inclusive cycling sessions for people of all ages and abilities. Based at Southend Leisure & Tennis Centre at Garon Park. We provide a safe traffic-free experience with our specially adapted cycles to cater for all disabilities or health conditions. So please feel free to come and sample our friendly social atmosphere and take some healthy exercise!

 

Public Sessions:
(Spring schedule)
Tuesday 10.00am – 12.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am – 12.00pm
Saturday 10.00am – 13.00pm

 

Visit the website or facebook page for more info.

The Wellbeing Now Seminar 2016

wellbeing now

April 16 – April 17 at The Clifftown Theatre

Check out the sensational new show for 2016 featuring an incredible line-up of internationally renowned speakers, performers and best-selling authors at – www.wellbeingnowseminar.co.uk

Here’s what our guests had to say about our 2015 show…

“Such an impressive line-up of speakers… the weekend was filled with life-changing moments” – Linda Barker (TV personality and founder of ‘Nourish Events’)

“An amazing Event! Every single speaker was phenomenal” – Hayley McAlinden

“It’s given me the inspiration I’ve been looking for!” – Jackie Callow

“A magical weekend!” – Jan Marchant

“The speakers were phenomenal… the whole weekend was so inspiring.” – Jill Shepherd

“Anyone who wants to change their life for the better, I advise to get down to the next event!” – Colin Wyatt

 

See the facebook page for further information.

Southend in Transition Community Plot Update

Hi there fans and friends of https://sitcommunityallotment.wordpress.com
We had our first plot visit this year and got a cunning plan of making it even better place to meet new people, enjoy nature and growing fresh, mood and immune boosting food.
Please see dates for Taster dates open to new people below. Just come in for a cup of tea and piece of cake to see the plot and decide then if it is something you want to get involved with. Bring a friend of family. We have a core group of growers so if you want to pop in now and again that’s just right.
This year we have our original plot to work on and are looking at working on a Family Plot so if you are in a blessed state, have that newborn or toddler please let us know so we can check some ideas with you what would make it an ideal place for you to bring your family to.
Taster days 2nd Sat and 4th Sun of the month, between 10-14, newcomers welcome:
Sun 28/02 Spring Clean- clean out the greenhouse, weed the beds and paths, mow the grass, turn out the compost bins and mulch
Sat 12/03 Soil preparation – Soil testing – Soil improvement
Sun 27/03 Last of winter harvest and lunch – making seed bombs
Sat 9/04 Seed, weed, read – Seed Swap and Spring poetry
Sun 24/04 Plant and rant – take a pot home
Sat 14/05 Seed and more weed – Make a of a bug hotel and take home
Transition Drinks – Transition Drinks – 25/02, 31/03, 28/04 last Thursday of every month, 19:00, Olde Trout Pub
Save my mobile and see you there.
What you can do now:
1. visit the plot Map for a Taster
2. forward to friends
3. if you have any tools, seeds, allotment stuff etc drop it off or let me know if you need it picked up. Thanks in advance.
4. have a look at recent pictures
5. suggest what events and activities would you like to see
Kind Regards

Kamil Pachalko
07411457259

Local action
www.SouthendinTransition.org.uk and on Facebook

Seed Swap at Potato Day – Saturday 27 February

SEEOG

There will be a seed swap stall for people to bring their seeds and take what they fancy. Don’t worry if you don’t have a swap, you can also buy at a small fee.

Also, we now have details of the stock ordered for SEEOG’s Seed Potato Day (Saturday 27 February)

First Early seed potatoes ordered for February 2016 – harvest around July:
First Early varieties are quick-growing, cropping in around ten weeks. Not recommended for storage. A good choice to avoid potato late blight.

Accent, Casablanca (organic), Colleen (organic), Epicure, Foremost, Home Guard, Lady Cristl, Orla (organic), Red Duke of York, Rocket, Ulster Prince (also good drought resistance), Ulster Sceptre, Winston.

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