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  • Meet St Nicholas at Prittlewell Priory

    Meet St Nicholas at Prittlewell Priory

    Prittlewell08 December 2018 - 09 December 2018

    Travel back to the Victorian times to discover how the Scratton family celebrated Christmas and meet their very special guest - St Nicholas himself! For one weekend only St Nicolas will be in the magical setting of Prittlewell Priory to greet our younger visitors. Advance booking is essential at: www.southendlam.eventbrite.com

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  • Conserving the London – Angela Middleton (Historic England)

    Conserving the London – Angela Middleton (Historic England)

    Central31 January 2019 - 31 January 2019

    Angela Middleton, Archaeological Conservator, was the lead on caring for all the London’s artefacts after their recovery. She works for Historic England at their maritime HQ. In this talk she shares her experiences working on the finds and with the specialists who carried out the analyses so that we could…

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  • Family Sea Shanty Workshop by London Sea Shanty Collective

    Family Sea Shanty Workshop by London Sea Shanty Collective

    Central23 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

    2 - 3.30pm Immerse yourself in the sounds of the sea with this interactive singing workshop. Join the London Sea Shanty Collective on a journey through song, exploring well-loved sea shanties like those sung by sailors on the London. Tickets £6.00 for Adults & £4.00 for children Book your ticket…

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  • Sea Shanty Performance by London Sea Shanty Collective

    Sea Shanty Performance by London Sea Shanty Collective

    Beecroft23 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

    7 - 8.30pm Immerse youself in the sounds of the sea with this feast for the ears. The London Sea Shanty Collective is a community choir of 25-30 singers based in Hackney, London. They perform and enjoy sea shanties and songs of the sea and sailing, in order to celebrate…

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  • Protecting the London

    Protecting the London

    Central28 March 2019 - 28 March 2019

    Mark has been working alongside the licenced diving team since 2016 and has been assisting them and the London Shipwreck Trust to protect and research the site. Over the last year Mark has been undertaking research into how England’s designated wrecks are protected, managed and funded. His work shows that…

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