Braintree District Council: Christmas events announced

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Braintree Light Switch on event We’re pleased to announce that the Braintree Christmas Light Switch on event will take place on Saturday 17th November in Braintree Town Centre. We’ll be joined by Radio Essex and special guests to celebrate the start of the Christmas and switch on the lights. They’ll be some festive family fun […]

SE Essex Organic Gardeners

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SE Essex Organic Gardeners would love you to join them at their next meeting on Monday 19 November at Growing Together Westcliff at 20:00: ‘Where do our seeds come from?’ David Price of the Seed Co-operative, Spalding (the UK’s community owned seed company) Growing Together Westcliff, 47 Fairfax Drive, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 9AG (corner of Fairfax […]

Colchester Borough News

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New mural celebrates Colchester’s history The first mural in St Mary’s Car Park has been unveiled. It celebrates the Trinovantes and Boadicea. The artist (who does not wish to be named) gave their time for free. It took 23-weeks to complete as they worked evenings and weekends. Take a look at the video here or […]

Your Kidz to Adultz: News and Updates

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Kidz to Adultz North, Thursday, 8th November 2018 EventCity, Manchester Showguide Available The Showguide for this event is now available to download here. Brand New Kidz to Adultz Magazine Don’t forget to pick up your FREE copy of our brand new Kidz to Adultz magazine at the event. The new magazine is packed with ideas, […]

Chelmsford CVS E-Update #288 School, Social, Surplus & Score

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Holiday Hamper Appeal Can you donate any of these items? Tinned fruit and vegetables, Cornflakes / porridge oats, Dried pasta, Rice, Flour, Cereal bars, Tinned Tuna, Baked beans, Passata/ tins of chopped tomatoes, Plain flour, Long life milk, Pure apple/ orange juice. Virgin Care are working in partnership with Chelmsford CVS and a number of […]

Chelmsford City Theatres: Look what’s coming up

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Bye Bye Baby Thursday 15 November 7.45pm Bye Bye Baby are a jaw-dropping tribute to the musical phenomenon ‘Jersey Boys’ and the timeless, iconic music of ‘Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons’. Incredible four part harmonies, roof raising falsetto complete with energetic and stylish choreography – all backed by their excellent 4-piece band – ensures […]

Community360 News

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Hate Crime Awareness Week Wednesday 17th October 12.30-2.30pm One Colchester Shop, Unit 81 Culver Street East, Colchester, CO1 1LF Victim Support and C360 will be providing information and advice on dealing with hate crime Essex CC Early Help Offer This document aims to bring together all the key components of the current Essex Early Help […]

Essex Country Parks: Up and Coming Events

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Essex County Council Essex Country Parks Spooky Fun at Cressing Temple Barns Will you be brave enough to hold a snake this half-term? Join us for our spookiest year ever at Cressing Temple Barns! Meet some seriously spooky creatures, pick your own pumpkin from Pete’s Pumpkin Patch and marvel at our contortionist and fire eater […]

Non-League Day 2018

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With Premier League and Championship clubs taking this weekend off, Non-League football clubs all over the country are putting on offers and initiatives to encourage people to come and watch a Non-League football game this Saturday (13th October). Now in its ninth year, the boost in attendances and revenue seen on Non-League Day can provide clubs in […]

Chelmsford City Theatres: Halloween Season

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When black cats prowl and pumpkins gleam, may luck be yours this Hallowe’en… Dr Who and the Daleks (U) Thursday 25 October 2.30pm The first and best foray onto the big screen for the good Doctor, accidentally pitching up on the mysterious planet Skaro, where the peaceful Thals are under threat from the world’s other […]

Up and Coming Events at Colchester Museums

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This October Colchester Museums has a wide variety of activities on offer, from half term spooky fun to keep the children occupied, to our Dark Tours and WW1 wartime talks. To find out more information on all our activities please visit https://cimuseums.org.uk/event/activities/ or call 01206 282941. Head to the Castle for the Ultimate Sleepover Knightzzz […]

World Mental Health Day

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WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY, 10 OCTOBER 2018 – Official launch of new mental health short film ‘Circle of Support’ live on YouTube. ‘Circle of Support’ is a mental health short film, produced by WellbeingMatters, a mental health peer support group based in Southend-on-Sea. The film hopes to improve awareness and highlight the importance of support […]

Southend Apple Day a Great Success

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Photos: Supporters enjoying Apple Day and helping to press the apples. Credit: Trust Links Local mental health and wellbeing charity Trust Links held a successful Southend Apple Day event on Saturday at St Laurence Orchard. The community event attracted 300 people and made more than £500 for the charity, to continue its work with some […]

Visit Colchester’s E-newsletter October 2018

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Colchester Castle To Host Family Friendly Sleepover! Are you brave enough to sleepover at Colchester Castle? Knightzzz at the Museum on the 20 October offers the opportunity to spend the night in the Castle, one of the countries most visited tourist attractions. Explore after hours with a tour of the Castle, lots of family friendly […]