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Beecroft15 December 2018 - 05 October 2019
Discover Southend’s subcultures through clothing, photographs and memorabilia. From the Southend punk scene, to mods, rockers and beyond this exhibition explores subcultures both past and present.
Conserving the London – Angela Middleton (Historic England)
Beecroft31 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…
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…
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…
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…