Havens Hospices Great Pier Swim

Saturday saw me down on Southend Seafront taking photos of 200 or so mad people as they swam 3.3km from Chalkwell Beach to Jubilee Beach via Southend Pier.  I shot the start as 4 waves of swimmers left the beach before hot footing it up the seafront to capture them all as they finished what …

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Venture Offshore Cup – Powerboats passing Southend Pier

Having picked this up off twitter somewhere last week myself and my lad and his mate walked to the end of Southend Pier to watch Ocean Class powerboats pass by as part of the Venture Offshore Cup powerboat race Prologue.  I've not been down our pier for years so it was a good opportunity to …