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On the 6th April 2019 DSE21 held an bike riding session at Just Ride Southend. Just Ride are a charity who specialise in inclusive bike riding using a running track to give people with disabilities the opportunity to experience bike riding in a safe and secure environment.

Event Video

On Saturday 3rd May 2014 32 teams took part in the annual 6 hour endurance karting event at Buckmore Park. Nearly £10,000 was raised on the day alone, thanks to everyone who took part and their sponsors.


Watch our older members enjoy the fun on these superb floor level  Trampolining facilities.


Our younger members had a great time joining in with the singing hands team, of course there were some adults who also enjoyed exercising their vocal chords as well…


Another fantastic Firebreak course run in conjunction with Essex County Fire and Rescue services at Maldon Fire station.


On a gloriously sunny day in May, thirty families with 120 of our members joined the crew of the MV Pocahontas for a day trip along the Thames.