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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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  • Old Leigh is a magnificent place to be at all times of the year I'm a photographer and if you like to take photos the you can't go far wrong in Old Leigh there are literally hundreds of places to take...  more »
  • Lovely old pub...worth a visit, right in the heart of Old Leigh, cockle sheds & sea food stalls. Gets very buzzie and busy in the summer months, although busy in winter too.  more »
  • When my wife and I walk down to the Old Town we always pop into this pub for a nice drink and something to eat. They sell some lovely ales and if you sit outside the sun is always shinning on the seat...  more »
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