Yesterday, after negotiating the traffic on the A127, I went to the launch of the Mayor of Southend-on-Sea’s Charity Fund. The Mayor’s Charity for 2016-17 is the Southend YMCA.
The Young Men's Christian Association was chosen by Kursaal's Labour councillor, and Southend-on-Sea's first citizen, Judith McMahon.
Aside from the speeches, and the mingling, the cheese was very good.
I was rather hoping for an appearance by the Village People ....