Southend-on-Sea

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Southend-on-Sea
Borough of Southend-on-Sea
Town, unitary authority aurie & Burgh
Juin 2008 aerial view o Southend-on-Sea
Juin 2008 aerial view o Southend-on-Sea
Offeecial logo o Southend-on-Sea
Southend-on-Sea Burgh Cooncil
(Ceevic airms o Southend-on-Sea)
Motto(s): Per Mare Per Ecclesiam
(By Sea, By Church)
Shawn within Essex
Shawn within Essex
Kintra Unitit Kinrick
Constituent kintra Ingland
Region East
Ceremonial Coonty Essex
Unitary Authority Southend
Govrenment
 • Leadership Leader & Cabinet
 • Govrenin Bouk Southend-on-Sea Borough Cooncil
 • Executive TBA (council NOC)
 • MPs David Amess (C)
James Duddridge (C)
Aurie
 • Total 41.76 km2 (16.12 sq mi)
Population
 • Tot Ranked 101st
179,800
 • Density 4,174/km2 (10,810/sq mi)
 • Ethnicity[1] 93.6% White
2.5% S.Asian
1.5% Black
1.4% Mixed Race
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)
 • Simmer (DST) Breetish Simmer Time (UTC+1)
Grid reference TQ883856
ONS code 00KF (ONS)
E06000033 (GSS)
Wabsteid www.southend.gov.uk

Southend-on-Sea (Aboot this soondpronunciation ), commonly referred tae as simply Southend, is a seaside resort toun an wider unitary authority aurie wi burgh status, in Essex, Ingland, on the north side o the Thames estuary 40 miles (64 km) east o central Lunnon. It is bordered tae the north bi Rochford an tae the wast bi Castle Point. It is hame tae the langest leisur pier in the warld, Southend Pier.[2] Lunnon Southend Airport is locatit 1.5 NM (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) north o the toun centre.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Lead View Table
  2. David Else, ed. (2009). England. Lonely Planet travel guide (5th ed.). Lonely Planet. p. 445. ISBN 1-74104-590-8. 

Coordinates: 51°32′16″N 0°42′50″E / 51.53789°N 0.71377°E / 51.53789; 0.71377