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Today to Thu 2 Sep, closest first.
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House of Stand Up Presents Colchester Comedy - Starring Glen Wool

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TOP LONDON COMEDY AT ITS VERY BEST - RIGHT ON YOUR DOORSTEP! House of Stand Up are back again presenting their very own brand of live comedy on Friday 13th August 2021.
Three Wise Monkeys 60 High St CO1 1DN
Fri 13 Aug

Smoke & Fire Festival

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At Smoke & Fire Festival Colchester you’ll watch some of the top BBQ chefs and open-fire cookery, pitmasters’ live demonstrations and masterclasses – whilst feasting on a tremendous variety of BBQ’d
Lower Castle Park CO1 1XL
Fri 20 Aug to Sun 22 Aug

Jazzed Up Jukebox with Five Star Swing

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Five Star Swing return to the Headgate for another fantastic evening of music and fun. Chris and Simone display their multi instrument skills with support of bass and drums.
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Thu 12 Aug

Colne Radio presents a silver evening with Martin Newell

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An evening of poetry and songs from Colchester own ace wordsmith and lyricist. This is a fundraiser for Colne Radio 106.
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North CO2 7AT
Sat 14 Aug

Robin Hood

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DOT Productions brings you this fun fast paced adaption of ’Robin Hood’.Come and meet Robin and his Gang battle against the evil Sheriff of Nottingham and steal from the rich to give to...
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Wed 18 Aug

International Incident with Trish Dunn

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American Comic/Ventriloquist Trish Dunn and her vent crew take the absurdity out of everyday life, turn it on it’s head and create side splitting laughter.
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Fri 27 Aug

Blue Stockings by Jessica Swale

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“A woman who expends her energy exercising her brain does so at the expense of her vital organs, leaving her unfit for motherhood” Blue Stockings is set at the close of a century when, although
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Wed 1 Sep to Sat 4 Sep

Essex Colchester Castle Paranormal Ghost Hunt. Essex Events.

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Essex Spiritual Centre. Colchester Castle Ghost Hunt Tickets There will be limited spaces so do not wait to get booked in otherwise you will miss out on this opportunity to delve into this...
Colchester Castle, Essex CO1
Sat 7 Aug

Octopus Ahoy!

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Octopus Ahoy! FOLLOW THE TRAIL! 25TH JUNE-5TH SEPTEMBER 2021 Octopus Ahoy! is an engaging, FREE family-friendly art trail for all to enjoy.
Tendring
Today to Mon 23 Aug

Art Exhibition

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An exhibition of paintings, sculpture, prints, woodturning and pottery by local artists.
St Mary’s Church, Stoke by Nayland CO6 4QY
Fri 27 Aug to Mon 30 Aug

Purple Feather Events MBS Holistic Fair Lawford

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Come along for the next fab MBS Holistic Fair with loads of stalls offering a range of holistic gifts, be pampered by one of our various therapists/healers offering treatments such as Reiki, Indian
Venture Centre 2000, Bromley Rd, Lawford, Manningtree CO11 2JE
Sat 7 Aug

Creative Centre Open Day

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Creative Centre Open Day Come along to our Creative Centre Open Day! Keen to try your hand at upcycling? Excited by the idea of personalising your home décor?
Bakers Halls, Colne Rd, Mount Bures CO8 5DJ
Sat 14 Aug
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La Danse: Baroque Dance and Music from Versailles

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Ricardo Barros makes a welcome return to SVF after his very successful performances in 2017. He has an extraordinary ability to bring the vanished world of Baroque dance vividly to life, drawing on...
East Bergholt High School, Heath Road CO7 6RJ
Mon 30 Aug

A Tudor Benefit and Craft Fayre

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A Tudor Benefit and Craft Fayre The Companye of Merrie Folke (“Horrible Histories”, “Elizabeth I & II”, “The Secret Lives of the Tudors”, “Histories Ultimate Spies” and “The Reformation”) will be setting up their encampment on
STATION ROAD, BENTLEY IP9 2DW
Sat 14 Aug and Sun 15 Aug

Venetian Vespers Circa 1640

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In the 1620s and 30s Monteverdi and his followers at St Mark’s in Venice created a new type of church music, full of operatic drama, virtuosity and expression.
St Mary’s Church, Hadleigh IP7 5DT
Fri 27 Aug

Venetian Vespers Circa 1640

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In the 1620s and 30s Monteverdi and his followers at St Mark’s in Venice created a new type of church music, full of operatic drama, virtuosity and expression.
St Mary’s Church, Hadleigh IP7 5DT
Fri 27 Aug

Alpaca Walking Experience

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A 2 hour on farm experience which includes a 55 minute , on farm, walk with our alpacas. Through our willow forest alongside the tranquil River Blackwater, continuing past our Christmas trees and...
Blackwater Alpacas & Pygmy Goats Bradwell Trout Farm Cut Hedge Lane Bradwell CM77 8FR
Sat 7 Aug, Sun 8 Aug, Sat 14 Aug, Sun 15 Aug, Sat 21 Aug, Sun 22 Aug, Sat 28 Aug to Mon 30 Aug

Fun Family Farm Tour at Blackwater Alpacas & Pygmy Goats

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Fun Family Farm Tours Aimed at small groups (2-4 people) - family friendly – school holiday fun – pre-booking essential £7.50 per person. These sessions are for mixed groups.
Blackwater Alpacas & Pygmy Goats Bradwell Trout Farm Cut Hedge Lane Bradwell CM77 8FR
Wed 11 Aug, Mon 16 Aug, Wed 18 Aug, Wed 25 Aug

Alpaca Walking Experience

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A 2 hour on farm experience which includes a 55 minute , on farm, walk with our alpacas. Through our willow forest alongside the tranquil River Blackwater, continuing past our Christmas trees and...
Blackwater Alpacas & Pygmy Goats Bradwell Trout Farm Cut Hedge Lane Bradwell CM77 8FR
Thu 12 Aug, Thu 26 Aug

SUNDAY MARKET St.OsythBeach Sunday Market SAILOR BOY

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Event Image Held every sunday throughout the summer from the week before Easter untill the end of october,this popular general market selling a vast amount of goods including CLEARANCE BARGAINS ladies and gents
Hutleys Caravan Park, ST.OSYTH BEACH,St.Osyth,Clacton on sea CO16 8TB
Sun 8 Aug, Sun 15 Aug, and more dates until Sun 26 Sep
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