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Old Leigh, Leigh-on Sea

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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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  • Old Leigh has upped its image and is popular with all ages. Lots of places to stop for drinks and food as well as a small beach and a flat walk to chalkwell and beyond.  more »
  • Off the beaten track without a through road, cobbled streets and historic cottages combine with the gentle purr of the incoming fishing boats on the tide.The unmistakable smell of the estuary makes...  more »

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