Southend on Sea Linux User Group (SoSLUG)

Southend's local fortnightly computing & electronics club

We currently meet virtually via Zoom on Monday evenings at 7pm.
To join, click here.

Fortnightly Meetings

Meeting since March 2003, we are a local meetup and social space for anyone with an interest in computing and/or electronics.

All are welcome, regardless of age, ability level or specific interest.

Feel free to bring any kind of computer or project along.

What We Do

As a LUG (Linux User Group), we advocate the Free & Open Source Software (FOSS) approach to computing.

Our members have experience with:

  • Web Development & Servers e.g. HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Vue, WordPress, Spring, Laravel, LAMP, Docker
  • Desktop Linux & Software e.g. LibreOffice, GIMP
  • Programming e.g. Java, PHP
  • Databases e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB
  • Music Technology e.g. VCV Rack
  • Digital Photography
  • Hobby Electronics e.g. Arduino and Raspberry Pi GPIO, Internet of Things

When & Where

We usually meet every other Monday evening at 7pm, at The Old Waterworks, a local arts organisation. See the top of the page for the next meeting date.

The Old Waterworks
North Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex

For updates, check our twitter.