Visits elsewhere

Trip To Southend – for Plant + Art Lovers

Fri 3 December 2021
9.45 outside Barking Station, returning approx 4.30pm

Focal Point Gallery
and
The Old Waterworks
Southend On Sea

Company Drinks is going east for the day, to visit an exhibition and a artist run space in Southend on Sea. We will travel by train to Southend Central and go to Focal Point Gallery. Afterwards we are planning to go to The Old Waterworks which is an artist run space with a growing space and other community programmes. This FREE trip is for everyone who is interested in community growing and/or community arts. Spaces are limited so please book early.

Company Drinks is going east for the day, to visit an exhibition and a artist run space in Southend on Sea.

We will travel by train to Southend Central and go to Focalpoint Gallery (https://www.fpg.org.uk) , which is only a 5 min walk from the station.

Their current exhibition is called “Tip of the Iceberg” (https://www.fpg.org.uk/exhibition/tip-of-the-iceberg/) and shows artwork that deal with plants, ecosystems and politics.

We will get a tour of the exhibition and stay for informal lunch. Afterwards we are planning to go to The Old Waterworks (https://www.theoldwaterworks.com) which is an artist run space with a growing space and other community programmes.

This trip is for everyone who is interested in community growing and/or community arts.

Spaces are limited so please book early.

 

Meeting point:

Friday 3rd December 9.45am outside Barking Station.

Return approx 4.30pm Barking Station.

Company Drinks will cover the rail fares, and we will travel on group tickets.

Please watch the weather on the day and dress accordingly, as we will be partly outdoors and walking between venues.

 

Places are limited and please e-mail contact@companydrinks.info to book in for the day.

Refreshments will be available and please bring packed lunch.