Canvey Island

Coastal Team

Canvey Island has a population of approximately 38,000 people who care passionately about ‘their island’ and love it as a place to live.  In the last decade Canvey has seen significant investment in public facilities on the island although there is still much to be done.  At the same time the seafront is undergoing a renaissance as it adapts from a former holiday destination to a family friendly day-tripper destination.  The public, private and voluntary sectors are all playing their part in the seafront transformation.

Canvey has a real opportunity to reinvent itself and create a new era of opportunity for residents, visitors and businesses.  Just a short travel time from Southend and easily accessible from London, Canvey has the potential to position itself as a family-friendly day-trip destination.  Canvey seafront provides a particularly relaxed destination for younger families compared to some of the larger coastal centres.

Whilst much has been delivered already on the Island, there remains a significant need for further targeted investment on the bespoke needs of Canvey.  The establishment of the Island Team will respond to this need.  With four sub-groups focused on the opportunity areas of the Community, Seafront, Town Centre, and Flooding, the Team will be able to take action to deliver impactful outcomes. The make-up of these teams includes representatives from across the community with the ability, skills and expertise to inform and deliver the work of the group.

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Canvey Views @CanveyViews

Have your say and comment on the new #Canvey Seafront Masterplan. See it and share your views at: https://t.co/MeYOBOot03 plan #CoastalTeams

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Canvey Views @CanveyViews

Have you seen and commented on the new #Canvey Seafront Masterplan? 📣 Find out more and have your say: https://t.co/Sm8xQcQyuT #CoastalTeams

2 weeks ago
Canvey Views @CanveyViews

As part of the Coastal Communities Initiative, a draft masterplan outlining a future vision for Canvey Island Seafr… https://t.co/VxRpaMnhvT

2 months ago
Waveney Council @waveneydc

#OurDay often involves meetings with interesting people! Today the Lowestoft Coastal Communities Team have been dis… https://t.co/6FyxLp8qaj

3 months ago
Waveney Council @waveneydc

Our Economic Development & Regeneration team are at the Suffolk Coast Forum Conference today presenting work of loc… https://t.co/uvvMcX1ycC

5 months ago
Redcar Coastal Team @RedcarCCT

Flush only the 3 P’s down your loo, pee, poo & (toilet) paper! Remember wet wipes go in the bin! #binit4beacheshttps://t.co/R1cuwGWvu4

6 months ago
Waveney Council @waveneydc

Help to keep our beaches beautiful – please dispose of wet wipes in your black bin! https://t.co/nLS2AnATV1… https://t.co/yHcwANESVB

6 months ago
Redcar Coastal Team @RedcarCCT

Think before you flush, put wet wipes in the bin, not in your toilet! Keep our beaches safe, clean & tidy… https://t.co/nDUJSRqEDA

6 months ago
Waveney Council @waveneydc

@CHPVMedia We’re working with @HemingwayDesign to develop ideas for the regeneration of the seafront to attract eve… https://t.co/kDaqiqtqCl

7 months ago
Waveney Council @waveneydc

New intern Maria, who has joined our Economic Regeneration team for 12 wks, has been learning about the East of Eng… https://t.co/mn52VQBxYP

8 months ago
Waveney Council @waveneydc

Members of Southwold’s new Coastal Community Team take a walk on the wild side: https://t.co/v9FcPmXAB2… https://t.co/1kPao0HZ6O

8 months ago
Waveney Council @waveneydc

3 Waveney beaches have been rated amongst the best in the country in this year’s @BlueFlagEng awards:… https://t.co/pBQorBbkZP

9 months ago
Redcar Coastal Team @RedcarCCT

Redcar & Coatham Coastal Community Team are on the way to The Great British Coastal National Conference @tigereventshull #CoastalTeams

10 months ago