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A skull on a table with people dressed up as pirates in the background and a guy in a Union Jack waistcoat.

© JJ Waller

JJ Waller’s Pirate weekend

Photographer JJ Waller had an action-packed weekend – starting off taking photographs of the low-tide tour of the Amsterdam at Bulverhythe, documenting Pirate Weekend and he even copped a cheeky trip out to Camber Sands. This is what he says – and more importantly – what he saw!

“Here is a selection of my pictures from Saturday and Sunday which included side trips to Camber Sands the wreck of the Amsterdam. The Old Time Sailors on the pier on Sunday were a world class quality sound – amazing. Highest Octane available, just class.”

Scroll down to see JJ’s pick of his pics.
You can see more of JJ Waller’s photographs on HOT by following this link.
A new St Leonards and Hastings book by JJ Waller will be published this autumn.

Photograph of a tour of the Amsterdam shipwreck at low tide. Saturday 16 July 2022.

There were 3 low-tide tours of the Amsterdam on Saturday morning. Organised by staff at the Hastings Shipwreck Museum. © JJ Waller

A woman dressed as a pirate with skeleton face make up and a white wig. She is standing in front of the statue of Queen Victoria in Warrior Square St Leonards. Queen Victoria is also wearing a pirate hat.

Even Queen Victoria gets in on the pirate action! © JJ Waller

A group of pirates checking their i-Pad for lost treasure!

A group of pirates doing an online search for lost treasure! © JJ Waller

Even the toughest pirates need to have an ice cream break on a hot day! © JJ Waller

Catch them when they are young and they’ll be a pirate for life! © JJ Waller

Pirates on parade! © JJ Waller

Taking a beer break in George Street © JJ Waller

Old Time Sailors on the pier on Sunday © JJ Waller

When the world of pirates gets too much, a trip to Camber is in order. © JJ Waller

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Posted 15:35 Wednesday, Jul 20, 2022 In: One Long Party

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