Old Leigh is an old fishing village in Essex, UK, also known as "The Old Town" area of Leigh-on-Sea, situated approximately 30 miles east of London, down the River Thames.
This picturesque, historical place, comprises of fishing boats, craft shops, pubs, houses, wharfs, marine industries and cockle sheds which stretch along the shoreline and High Street.
This site (oldleigh.com), established in 2000, is currently being revamped to highlight the evolution of the area. If you have any photographs you wish to contribute, please get in touch.
If you know of or wish to publicise any events in the Old Town please get in touch.
Old Leigh Regatta - Sunday, September 18, 2016 (10.30am - 5pm)
The Regatta is organised by the Lions Club of Leigh-on-Sea with assistance from the Sea Scouts.
More information at leighlions.co.uk/regatta.html
If you have information about other forthcoming events in Old Leigh, please use the contact form.