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Old Leigh, Leigh-on Sea

Placed where the River Thames meets the sea, enjoy a visit to the quaint town of Old Leigh. Stroll along the narrow streets and look at the shipyards in the wharf. Let the little ones build a sand castle on the small beach. Grab some fresh seafood from one of the restaurants or drop into a pub for some fish and chips topped off with fresh ale. Park a bit outside of town if you find the small parking lot full. By using our Southend-on-Sea online vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Old Leigh and other attractions in Southend-on-Sea.
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  • Small areas of sandy beach depending on the tide but can be a lot of mud too. Lots of cool pubs, cafes etc in the area, can be quite busy at peak times. Nice for walking along the estuary in either...  more »
  • Leigh on sea is a seaside town with a lot of history. Wonderful old buildings like the cockle sheds and a clean beach. It also has many traditional pubs and eateries. Definitely worth a visit.  more »

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