Today

Photographs of how Canvey Island looks today as well as what remains of her past history, including pictorial walks through various areas.

To try to keep the Today section more current some of the earlier Today pages have been moved to a new section which can be found here.

Page link: BBC 4 Timeshift
BBC 4 Timeshift
Filming on Canvey
Page link: The Heritage Centre today
The Heritage Centre today
Vintage Toy Display
Page link: Labworth Park
Labworth Park
Taken from the roof of a house off Meadway
Page link: Ice Rink Comes to Canvey
Ice Rink Comes to Canvey
Thanks to the Rotary Club
Page link: The Long View
The Long View
BBC Radio 4 discussion programme.
Page link: More Giant Cranes
More Giant Cranes
Make their way passed Canvey
Page link: Canvey comes out to see Santa
Canvey comes out to see Santa
Christmas Festival 2013
Page link: Bay Museum at the Heritage Centre
Bay Museum at the Heritage Centre
Military Exhibition
Page link: Stow Maries WW1 Aerodrome
Stow Maries WW1 Aerodrome
Canvey's Connection
Page link: Canvey Farm Exhibition
Canvey Farm Exhibition
Heritage Centre
Page link: St Nicholas Michaelmas Fayre
St Nicholas Michaelmas Fayre
David takes the reins
Page link: Full of Life
Full of Life
At Smallgains Hall
Page link: History being made
History being made
The Thames off Canvey Today
Page link: Old People's Day 2013
Old People's Day 2013
Tuesday 1st October
Page link: My visit to the Dutch Flood Museum
My visit to the Dutch Flood Museum
Ouwerkerk, The Netherlands
Page link: Charity Music  Event at the Lobster Smack Inn
Charity Music Event at the Lobster Smack Inn
Successful day on Sunday 25th August 2013
Page link: After the flood
After the flood
Lake returns to normal
Page link: Music Festival at the Lobster Smack
Music Festival at the Lobster Smack
Video by Michael Machin
Page link: Canvey as it used to be
Canvey as it used to be
Photo by David Cain
Page link: Canvey Underwater 2013
Canvey Underwater 2013
Pictures from Jodie May-Smith Blog
Page link: What a Splashing Day
What a Splashing Day
Bank Holiday Weather
Page link: Hilary Stannard
Hilary Stannard
Daughter of Rev Chute
Page link: Noel Tognazzini
Noel Tognazzini
Visitor from the States
Page link: Canvey Island Garden Trail 2013
Canvey Island Garden Trail 2013
presentation of cheque
Page link: Beyond the Point
Beyond the Point
Local Award Evening
Page link: Bridge Replacement
Bridge Replacement
Benfleet for Canvey Island
Page link: Orchids of Canvey
Orchids of Canvey
Richard Black's idea for an orchid farm at Canvey Point, 2012
Page link: Occidental Oil Refinery Jetty
Occidental Oil Refinery Jetty
Nominated for the Design Museum's "Lesser Known Architecture" display, 2013
Page link: The World's Weirdest Weather
The World's Weirdest Weather
Canvey in the spotlight
Page link: Canvey's Garden Trail
Canvey's Garden Trail
Helping keep the Archive on-line
Page link: Katy Manning from Dr Who in Canvey Island
Katy Manning from Dr Who in Canvey Island
Chris Fenwick Presents Canvey Shorts
Page link: The War Memorial Hall
The War Memorial Hall
60th Anniversary
Page link:
"Essex Quest"
Lobster Smack PH
Page link: Canvey Island Remembers 1953 Flood
Canvey Island Remembers 1953 Flood
with Ray Howard, Dave Blackwell and Geoff Barsby
Page link: The Great Flood's 60th Anniversary
The Great Flood's 60th Anniversary
31st January/1st February 2013
Page link: The Canvey Launch of the new Flood Book
The Canvey Launch of the new Flood Book
The 1953 Essex Flood Disaster by Pat Reynoldson-Smith
Page link: CCA meets the U3A
CCA meets the U3A
Talking about Canvey's Women
Page link: Sharing Our History: 1953 Essex Floods event
Sharing Our History: 1953 Essex Floods event
Clifftown Theatre, Southend
Page link: Castle Point Transport Museum Open Day
Castle Point Transport Museum Open Day
Vehicle Rally ~ 14th October 2012
Page link: From the earliest form of transport
From the earliest form of transport
Transport Museum Open Day 2012
Page link: Waverley off Canvey
Waverley off Canvey
Sunny October Sunday
Page link: Sussex House School
Sussex House School
pay us a visit
Page link: The New Skills College
The New Skills College
On the old Castle View School site
Page link: The Bay Museum Exhibition
The Bay Museum Exhibition
Battle of Britain and the Blitz
Page link: St Katherine's Churchyard
St Katherine's Churchyard
A different view
Page link: Dedicated to Rev. John Fleetwood
Dedicated to Rev. John Fleetwood
Refurbished window at St Katherine's
Page link: Hadleigh Farm
Hadleigh Farm
The Olympics come to Essex
Page link: Olympic Mountain Bike Course
Olympic Mountain Bike Course
Hadleigh Farm, Castle Point
Page link: The Hadleigh Olympic Site
The Hadleigh Olympic Site
Just a few more days
Page link: Bay Museum Militaria Exhibition
Bay Museum Militaria Exhibition
Heritage Centre Sept 15-16th
Page link: Canvey Gateway
Canvey Gateway
Taking shape
Page link: Vince Heatherson RIP
Vince Heatherson RIP
Died aged just 33
Page link: Armed Forces Day
Armed Forces Day
Canvey June 2012
Page link: Canvey Celebrates
Canvey Celebrates
Diamond Jubilee Weekend
Page link: Images Youth Centre
Images Youth Centre
Closes for good
Page link: Moving video by two Canvey School boys
Moving video by two Canvey School boys
Joe Mander and Luke Whitlam
Page link: Canvey Island
Canvey Island
A Comprehensive Documentary
Page link: 'Thames Delta Pt 1' Exhibition
'Thames Delta Pt 1' Exhibition
The Feelgood Collection
Page link: The Heritage Center Art Group
The Heritage Center Art Group
14th-15th April Art Exhibition and sale
Page link: Norman Lees - A Tribute
Norman Lees - A Tribute
The Bay Museum
Page link: Kents Hill Junior School
Kents Hill Junior School
Sony Schools Radio Awards winners
Page link: Persimmon's Vermuyden Gate site
Persimmon's Vermuyden Gate site
Sinking boreholes and digging trial pits
Category link: BBC School Report
BBC School Report
Castle View School reporting
Category link: Canvey Carnival 2012
Canvey Carnival 2012
It's that time of year again!
Category link: Canvey Carnival 2013
Canvey Carnival 2013
Its Carnival Time
Category link: Canvey's Armed Forces Day 2013
Canvey's Armed Forces Day 2013
Video and stills of the day
Category link: The 60th Anniversary of the Great Flood of 1953
The 60th Anniversary of the Great Flood of 1953
The events marking the anniversary