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Crowds make beeline to ECR beaches

A family takes a stroll on Palavakkam beach. — dc Chennai: People in the city are moving beyond Marina and Elliot's beaches on weekends and holidays. Beaches along the ECR, including Kottivakkam, Neelankarai and even Uthandi are gaining ... Deccan Chronicle, 1 week ago

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Khushbu Flags Off 'Walk in the Dark'

CHENNAI: A walk organised by the India Vision Institute held at Elliot's Beach was flagged off by actress Khushbu on Sunday. Titled Walk in the Dark, the walk aimed at spreading awareness on avoidable blindness. About 350 enthusiasts from Saint ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago 100 Chennai students to walk blindfolded to support preventable blindness awareness campaign  Times of India3 weeks ago

Players from yesteryear return to football's heyday

Youngsters during a fun session of football on the sands of Elliot's beach in Besant Nagar. (Photo: DC) Chennai: It was the year 1982. Tamil Nadu was playing a visiting team from Malaysia in the semi final of the Vittal trophy at the Chennai ...
 Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago
New Indian Express

Bio Toilets at Bessy Stay Bolted

CHENNAI: Two modern bio toilets, commissioned three months prior, remain unopened for public use at the Elliot's Beach in Besant Nagar, rendering it ineffective. It is unusable, says a police woman posted at the nearby booth. We use the toilets ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
New Indian Express

None Taking a Leak in These Leaky Loos

CHENNAI: On a recent family outing to the Elliot's Beach in Besant Nagar, Anusha had a tough time finding a toilet. It was an awkward experience. It was shocking to find out that such a popular spot like the beach had no toilet, she says. She ended ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Madras miscellany: The Father of Indian Botany

The news that the Schmidt Memorial on Elliot's Beach was being restored and the area around it landscaped is welcome indeed. But while this memorial has kept alive for several
 The Hindu1 month ago Landscape near Schmidt memorial to get facelift  The Hindu2 months ago

Story of bravery to live on, thanks to 87-year-old

While leaving the water after a swim off Elliot’s Beach with four colleagues in December 1930, a young Kaj Erik Gjølstad Schmidt spotted a group of Britons struggling in the waves. He went to their rescue and it cost him his life.
 Times of India2 months ago

Denmark keen on conserving memorial to Dutch sailor

Denmark appears to be keen on preserving Schmidt Memorial on the Elliot's beach in Besant Nagar. The structure was put up in memory of a Danish sailor who gave up his life to save a drowning English girl off the beach.
 Times of India2 months ago


BY ELLIOT STEPHEN COHEN The Beach Boys 50-plus-year saga is legendary. However, Bruce Johnston is quick to dispel a long-held belief that Dennis Wilson, the band's resident drummer and sex symbol who drowned in 1983, was the only Beach Boy who ...
 Examiner.com1 month ago

Perfect weather sets the scene for bumper holiday

LABOUR DAY: Kepnock kids Elliot, Solomon and Audrey Pratt have their own little picnic on the dunes at Neilson Park Beach. Their dad said they all love coming to Bargara because it's close to home. Photo taken on Monday, 6 October 2014. Photo: Max ...
 NewsMail1 month ago
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