Remember Jaywick?

Thanks to Sally for sending me a link to this BBC news article. I walked through Jaywick on day 10 and wrote that it was the most poverty stricken place I’d seen. Having watched the BBC video I think they must have trawled the town to find these people; they seem a lot more sober than everyone I met!

Election 2015: Politics in a poor seaside town

Jaywick was named most deprived place in England in 2010. It lies in the first constituency to elect a UKIP MP.

2 thoughts on “Remember Jaywick?

  1. Chris Frazer April 24, 2015 / 10:42 am

    Benefit Street on Sea???


  2. jstumm April 24, 2015 / 5:14 pm

    Very informative, i rather liked the guy on his (half) lying bicycle, intelligent comments. Not so sure about her, with her wellintun wearing friends! Haha, well found Sally


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