Livery variety in Southend City

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Just over one year ago on 1 March, Southend-on-Sea was granted city status. Richard Sharman takes a look at the bus scene there on a cold but sunny February afternoon, which turned out to be anything but standard, with multiple heritage liveries on show

Arriva Southend’s ADL Enviro400MMC 6515 sports a vinyl wrap to celebrate Southend’s recent city status. RICHARD SHARMAN
Painted into Southend Corporation Transport livery in 2019 to celebrate 100 years of service 1 to Rayleigh is Arriva Southend ADL Enviro400MMC 6499. RICHARD SHARMAN

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