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image for Live Entertainment item typeProms at the Vulcan at London Southend Airport

Live Entertainment, Sat 13 Jul 2019, £16-£17

Proms at the Vulcan

Proms at the Vulcan

Vulcan XL426 at London Southend Airport

Address

London Southend Airport,
Southend-on-Sea,
Essex,
SS2 6YF

Details

'Proms at the Vulcan' is a new and exciting event which will see the Essex Concert Orchestra performing a selection of popular movie and classical music alongside Vulcan XL426 at London Southend Airport.

The orchestra comprises some of Essex's top musicians and includes professional musicians, students at prominent London and Essex music colleges, and local music teachers. It is a member of Southend-on-Sea Arts Council and performs at venues across Essex and further afield.

The orchestra will be joined by a soprano soloist for its performance at 'Proms at the Vulcan'.

Gates will open at 5.30 pm and the orchestra will begin playing at 7.00 pm. The concert is scheduled to finish at 9.30 pm.
The seating area will be outside with the orchestra on stage just inside the Vulcan Restoration Trust hangar. No seating will be provided so please bring your own chair or chairs.

Refreshments, including hot and cold food, will be on sale throughout the evening but you are welcome to bring your own picnic if you wish. There will be a licensed bar.

Vulcan XL426's cockpit will be open to visitors from 5.30 pm until the start of the concert. Cockpit visits cost £5.00 per person and will be subject to availability on the evening.

Vulcan souvenirs will also be on sale.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsTelephone (public)Wheelchairs availableFacilities for conferencing

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 13 Jul 2019 19:00 to 21:30
Doors open at 17:30.

Prices

Adults: £16.00

Under-16s: £1.00 "Kids for a Quid"

Admission is by advance ticket only - there will be no tickets on sale on the evening.

Location

Directions

Plan route to London Southend Airport using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TQ 872888  Lat: 51.56698 Long: 0.69964

Getting to London Southend Airport:
By car

" Continue on M25 to junction 29 A127 - Southend Bound
" Once on A127 continue down for 18 miles until Cuckoo Corner Roundabout
" Take first exit (left) at Cuckoo Corner Roundabout on to the A1159 Manners Way and continue down
" At the Harp House Roundabout take the third exit (straight on) onto the airport site
" At the next smaller roundabout take the second exit (straight on) onto the Eastern Perimeter Road
" Follow this road straight on and the terminal will be on your left

By rail
" There are up to 8 trains an hour during peak from Central London to Southend Airport Railway Station
" The airport train station sits on the London Liverpool Street Station to Southend Victoria Station line
" Journey time from London Liverpool Street Station is 52 minutes
" Journey time from Stratford London Station is 43 minutes

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Southend Airport station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access