What's on this month - November
November kicks off with a bang with bonfire night celebrations. If the crackles, sparkles and bonfires aren't enough to lure you into the chilly night air there's plenty more to keep you entertained. London's epic Jazz festival will be warming things up in various venues across London between 10 - 19 November. Christmas lights start to begin a'twinkling. And Black Friday sales beckon at the end of the month. Plus there are lots of exciting new 2FOR1 exhibitions to visit and loads of festive activities popping up to build your anticipation for the big day itself. Check out our pick of the best things to do in London and across the route this month.
Bonfire Night and the Lord Mayor's show
Wrap up snug and head out to one of the many fireworks events along our route. The fun doesn't stop come November 5th as there's the Lord Mayor's fireworks on the 11th for a spectacular display over the Thames. Southend's own Saturday evening displays are also on till the 18th.
Black Friday 24 November
On Black Friday many retail stores will be holding massive sales so you can snap up some big savings on Christmas deals. Here's a selection of some of the best shopping centres on our route to find the best Black Friday deals in London and South Essex. So get on the train, get shopping and grab a bargain.