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Southend cemetery covered in ghostly moth webs - Channel 4 News
Bird cherry ermine moth caterpillars (Yponomeuta evonymella) appeared a few weeks ago and now cover everything from shrubs and hedges to the tombstones in Sutton Road Cemetery in Southend-on-Sea. Curator of natural history in the borough, Roger ...
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 15:16:35 GMT
Southend fails to make shortlist in City of Culture 2017 bid - Essex Enquirer
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council's Executive Councillor for Culture and Tourism, Councillor Derek Jarvis said: “While we are disappointed not to have been shortlisted as City of Culture 2017, the bid process has helped us celebrate anew the borough's ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 10:54:38 GMT
Southampton and Portsmouth 'too rich' to be city of culture - Daily Echo
The other unsuccessful bidders were Chester, East Kent, Hastings and Bexhill on Sea, Plymouth, and Southend-on- Sea. While between them Southampton and Portsmouth can boast one of the finest art collections in Europe, the Spinnaker Tower, the ...
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 08:44:53 GMT
Cities vying for culture spotlight - Express.co.uk
Locations which failed to make the short-list were Aberdeen, Chester, East Kent, Hastings and Bexhill-on-Sea, Plymouth, Portsmouth and Southampton, and Southend-on-Sea. The panel which looked at the bids was chaired by former TV executive Phil ...
Thu, 20 Jun 2013 06:55:43 GMT
Dundee makes City of Culture 2017 shortlist but Aberdeen misses out - BBC News
The other contenders were Chester, East Kent, Hastings and Bexhill on Sea, Plymouth, Portsmouth and Southampton, and Southend-on-Sea. Ken Guild, Dundee City Council's administration leader and chairman of the Dundee Partnership, said: "This is ...
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 23:39:30 GMT
Pedder and Scampton bags planning for Southend beach huts - Architects' Journal
The Islington-based practice won the high-profile job in December last year, defeating more than 40 entrants rival proposals for the Southend-on-Sea Borough Council-backed seafront scheme. The studio's huts will be constructed from recycled timber ...
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 03:33:52 GMT