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More details - Boxford Open Gardens
20+ Gardens open to the public Light Lunches and cream teas in Village Hall 12-2pm Church Tower Open 1-3pm Stalls selling Plants, Produce, Collectables, Cakes and Ice-cream Free shuttle bus from centre to outlying gardens All profits to St Marys Church, Boxford
Boxford Sudbury
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Gnomeo & Juliet Film - followed by Family Disco
Gnomeo and Juliet animated film followed by family disco. Seating inside the 350 yer old barn, with usher to seat service for drinks and snacks on tiered seating on super comfy beanbags / beachchairs and our massive screen After the film the screen rolls-up to reveal the DJ for the afterparty - classic dances...
Stock Street Farm Barn, Stock Street Farm
Thu 31 May

More details - Grease Film followed by Rock'n  Roll Party nite afterparty
Grease Film inside the 350 year old barn on tiered seating with lux bean bag option. Usher to-seat drinks and popcorn thru show. Crowd karaoke to get you warmed-up....dressing-up, loud singing and dancing encouraged - followed by Rock’roll afterparty till 01.30am!
Stock Street Farm Barn, Stock Street Farm
Fri 1 Jun

More details - The Secret Garden Film, open garden and garden games
The Secret Garden Film (’93) lovely story - this being Coggeshall Open Gardens weekend. Tiered seating inside our 350 year old Essex Barn, followed by games in the gardens....
Stock Street Farm Barn, Stock Street Farm
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Pride & Prejudice ('05)
Lovely film inside a 350 year old Essex barn on tiered seating with supercomfy bean bag option, drinks brought to your seat thru the film by ushers - followed by a firepit and open gardens under the stars - - with popular classical music DJ until midnight....
Stock Street Farm Barn, Stock Street Farm
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Wycke Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Large cottage style farmhouse garden situated in the peaceful Essex countryside with mature trees, mixed borders, vegetables, greenhouses and a small flock of sheep. Developed from a neglected state over 12 years ago with a fine view of the Blackwater Estuary.
Wycke Farm, Maldon

More details - Havendell - Open Garden for NGS
Set in acre, this garden lends itself to a cottage style. A garden of many surprises from the glory of roses including the rambling rector ( a must to see) to a vast collection of Hostas and a sub-tropical section. Don’t miss the mini stumpery in this ever evolving garden.
Havendell, Maldon
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Braxted Park Estate - Open Garden for NGS
At 12 noon, the celebrated garden designer, Tom Stuart-Smith will be giving an exclusive talk. Tickets for the talk must be purchased in advance and will support Horatios Garden charity. To book please visit or ring 01722 326 834.
Braxted Park Estate, Witham
Tue 5 Jun

More details - National Animal Welfare Trust - Fun Day & Dog Show
Our biggest event yet raising funds for our cat & dog rehoming centre - National Animal Welfare Trust, Clacton. Displays & Have-a-go by Tendring Agility Group. Fun Dog show with 14 classes - rosettes & prizes to be won.
Parish Fields, Plough Corner, Harwich Road, Little Clacton
Sat 26 May

More details - An Evening of Practical Help and Advice
Help when you need it most. Age UK Suffolk; Hadleigh Dementia Group; St. Elizabeth Hospice; Hadleigh Healing Society; will be here to offer practical help and advice. Refreshments and raffle.
Hadleigh Leisure Centre, Stonehouse Road, Hadleigh
Thu 14 Jun

More details - UFOS and the Exstrestrial Message Book Signing Event
charity UFO talk and book signing event by best selling international author Richard Lawrence Proceeds going to Kids on the Green The Grenfell Fire Tragedy 2017 helping children who have been affected by this through play activities
Lt Clacton Village Hall London Road Lt Clacton
Sat 2 Jun

SUNDAY MARKET St.OsythBeach Sunday Market SAILOR BOY More details - SUNDAY MARKET St.OsythBeach Sunday Market SAILOR BOY
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 fashions,Guns and ammo..
Hutleys Caravan Park, ST.OSYTH BEACH,St.Osyth,Clacton on sea
Today, Sun 27 May, Sun 3 Jun, Sun 10 Jun, Sun 17 Jun, Sun 24 Jun
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More details - Charity Challenge Mutt Strut
The Lions Charity Challenge Mutt Strutt is an eight mile self guided dog walk around the beautiful Alton Water Reservoir. The route is hilly in places and during the wet weather can also be muddy.
Alton Water Visitor Centre, Holbrook Road, Stutton
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Plastic Pollution – Shoreline to Storyline
A workshop-based event by local artist/writer Wendy Constance, starting with a beach clean at Jaywick Sands leading to the Tower.
Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue, Jaywick Sands

More details - The Cold War 1945-1989
Commemorating the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, this exhibition by Epping Forest District Museum explores one of the most important ideological and political conflicts of the twentieth century.
Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue, Jaywick Sands
Today, Wed 23 May to Sun 27 May, Wed 30 May to Sun 3 Jun, Wed 6 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Wed 13 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Wed 20 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Camera Obscura
The reading room on the roof of the Tower will become a camera obscura for the weekend, come and see what it is like to be inside a camera. Understand how the renaissance painters discovered perspective and how Fox Talbot created photography.
Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue, Jaywick Sands
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Spy from the Tower out to Sea
Free Family Fun drop in workshop Inspired by our current Cold War exhibition join artist Alison Stockmarr and design your own personalised telescope or binoculars.
Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue, Jaywick Sands
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Creative Net: Fluidic Acrylics
Free workshops on the first Wednesday of every month. Everybody welcome! Materials, coffee, biscuits and great creative conversations provided. Liquid acrylics and surprising additives; with dirty pours, string pulls, and finishings advice. Make stunning art without a paintbrush!
Jaywick Martello Tower, The Promenade, Belsize Avenue, Jaywick Sands
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Sandy Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
A garden for all seasons. ¾ acre created over the last 5 years. Minutes from Halstead Town centre yet a very peaceful garden with stunning views over the countryside. Enter to a two-tier gravel Bee Border; wander to our Winter Wedding border then the Woodlands Walk.
Sandy Lodge, Halstead

More details - Miraflores - Open Garden for NGS
An award-winning, medium-sized garden described by one visitor as a ’Little Bit of Heaven. A blaze of colour with roses, clematis, pergola, rose arch, triple fountain with box hedging and deep herbaceous borders. See our ’Folly’, exuberant and cascading hanging baskets...find our Secret Door.
Miraflores, Witham
Mon 21 May, Fri 15 Jun, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Walk for Life
Join our sponsored Walk for Life taking in the beautiful Essex countryside whilst raising vital funds for people affected by life limiting illness.
Paper Mill Lock/Heybridge to Chelmsford e2v

More details - Sudbury Farmers Market
This fantastic Farmers’ Market, a huge hit in the town centre is now one of Suffolk’s busiest town markets. Every month the stunning venue is filled with some of the regions very highest quality local produce.
St Peter’s Church, Market Hill, Sudbury
Fri 25 May

More details - Taste of Sudbury Food & Drink Festival
A fantastic annual event, held in the centre of this Suffolk market town and aimed at celebrating, promoting and showcasing the very best producers, restaurants, chefs and food industries that we are so lucky to have in this part of Suffolk.
St Peter’s & Market Hill, Sudbury
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Blackwater Country Show
FROM FERRIS WHEEL TO FURRY FRIENDS the Blackwater Country Show in its 13th year will stimulate the senses whether you try paddling a canoe on the lake, handle birds of prey or drive mini landrovers.
Rook Hall, Chigborough Road, Heybridge
Sun 17 Jun

More details - 1940's Tea Dance with The Jeff Short Combo
Join us as we commemorate ’D’ Day (6th June) and the war years with this 1940’s Tea Dance featuring Vocalist & Band Leader Jeff Short & his Musicians. Featuring music and songs from the 1940’s. Remember Vera Lynn, Glenn Miller, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Andrew Sisters, Doris Day?
Witham Public Hall, Collingwood Rd, Witham
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Sudbury & District Philatelic Society Meeting
Tasmania (I. Spencer). Organised by Sudbury & District Philatelic Society. Contact for details: David Gottesmann (Secretary).
Church Hall, Our Lady & St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, 20 The Croft, Sudbury, Suffolk
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Witham Philatelic Society Meeting
17 May: Jim Charlton displays "The Souvenirs of A Lord", the Bernard Braine Collection; 31 May: Two Members Display. Organised by Witham Philatelic Society. Contact for details: Colin Fletcher (Secretary).
Spring Lodge Community Centre, Powers Hall End, Witham
Thu 31 May

More details - Clacton Philatelic Society Meeting
Display by Steve Alpe. Organised by Clacton Philatelic Society. Contact for details: David Hacker (Secretary).
Upstairs function room, The Tavern, 55-57 Frinton Road, Holland-on-Sea
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Freston House - Open Garden for NGS
20-acre garden and large Georgian rectory set in parkland, planted from 2006 onwards by the current owners. Individual colour-themed, roomed gardens, cottage garden and formal long borders with mass plantings of hundreds of shrubs and perennials.
Freston House, Ipswich
Sun 27 May

More details - New Age Sports
New Age Sports allows people of all abilities to compete together. Have you ever taken part in New Age Kurling, or Boccia. Well now is the time to try! You certainly do not have to be fantastically fit to play. Babergh Branch of the Oddfellows invites you to its first meeting of its kind.
Acton Village Hall Acton
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Front Garden Sale Weather Permitting 10AM-3PM leCanCan Gift ideas
leCanCan Gift Ideas for birthdays Christmas or just for your self Vintage Baby Dolls 1960s doll with pull string and Triang cot 1960s
Little Dutchies 118 Fleetwood Avenue Holland on sea
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Front Garden Sale Weather Permitting
le CanCan Gift Ideas or just for your self, Vintage Baby Dolls 1960s and Doll with pull string with Triang Dolls Cot
Little Dutchies 118 Fleetwood Avenue Holland on sea
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Monks Eleigh Fete and Dog Show
Traditional, free fun and family dog show in one of Suffolk’s prettiest villages. 2018 Flower power theme, entertainment, games, stalls, teas, barbecue, beer …..a lovely way to spend a summer afternoon. Between Lavenham and Hadleigh. Free.
Recreation Ground, Church Hill, Monks Eleigh
Sat 2 Jun

More details - a vintage affair
Back by popular demand A Vintage Affair something for everyone, all things vintage, Big Band, dancers, singers, vintage stalls, (around 60) and of course those classic cars, such a fantastic day out for all the family, dogs are welcome on leads only
Hedingham Castle

More details - A Vintage Affair
A Vintage Affair, now in its 6th year, arranged by Anne of Juniper Flowers, Sudbury,, thats florist with a vintage twist, all vintage stalls, Big band, singers, dancing, classic cars, a real day out for all the family, dogs welcome on leads.
Hedingham Castle Bayley Street, Castle Hedingham, Essex C09 3DJ

More details - Lions Club of Ipswich Annual Art Show
This annual Art Show takes place in the beautiful Tithe Barn in Sproughton over the late May Bank Holiday Weekend and will offer a fantastic opportunity for visitors to view over 300 pieces of work by local artists.
Tithe Barn, Lower Street, Sproughton, Ipswich
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May

More details - 80's Night
Our popular 80’s tribute night at Maldon Stadium Let’s go back to the 80’s and revisit the best decade of music, guaranteed to get you up on your feet! Book tickets online now at: boxoffice.maldonstadium.
Maldon Stadium, Park Drive, Maldon
Fri 25 May

More details - Vintage funfair in Maldon!
Carters Steam Fair is back in town for 9 days with rides and attractions for all the family to enjoy! Your local vintage funfair is back in town! Visit us in Promenade Park (Maldon, CM9 5JQ) this weekend - free entry & free fireworks! This is our only event in Essex so don’t miss out.
Promenade Park, Maldon.
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Clay Workshops Bildeston 2018     All Ages and Abilities Welcome
Join us for a Clay Workshop in your area for both Beginners and the more Experienced. Groups and Individuals catered for. Emma is a practising Ceramic and Applied Artist and highly qualified Tutor, offering various Clay Workshops and has many years experience working with all ages and abilities.
Brook Farm Studio, High Street, Bildeston
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Ipswich High School Preparatory and Senior School Open Morning
Families are welcome to Ipswich High School’s Preparatory and Senior School Open Morning on 2nd March 2018. Now accepting boys, we educate children aged 3 - 18, from Pre-Prep through to Sixth Form.
Ipswich High School, Woolverstone Hall
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Rookwoods - Open Garden for NGS
Rookwoods is a tranquil garden. The herbaceous borders feature columns of tumbling roses, Pleached hornbeam rooms lead to a wild flower bed, buttercup meadow and ancient oak wood. There is no need to walk far, you can come and linger over tea, under a dreamy wisteria canopy, while enjoying the garden view.
Rookwoods, Sible Hedingham
Mon 28 May

More details - Long Melford Book Fair
Between 15 and 20 exhibitors will be offering a wide range of secondhand, out of print and collectable books for sale. From paperbacks to antiquarian. Often also postcards and ephemera. Home made refreshments available. Free parking. The longest running independent book fair in East Anglia.
Memorial Hall (opp Bull Hotel), Long Melford
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Adam Marsh Ceramics Open Studio
This year my annual Spring Open Studio Weekend will be held in my new Ipswich Ceramics Studio. As my first show of 2018, I will be showcasing some of my new pieces for the first time.
The Studio, 41 Conway Close, Ipswich, Suffolk

More details - Washlands - Open Garden for NGS
Charming one-acre country garden surrounding a former farmhouse,with good views over rolling countryside. A former horse pond features a beach with landing stage. Rose garden, wide herbaceous, shrub and woodland borders, hidden walks and opportunities to sit and relax. Alpines, grasses and alliums.
Washlands, Sible Hedingham
Mon 28 May, Sun 10 Jun, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Frinton & Walton Heritage Trust Coffee Morning
Tea/coffee and biscuits can be taken in a lovely cottage garden or in the cottage parlour. The Heritage & Railway museums will be open. Sales table with plants, bric-a-brac and books.
Railway Crossing Cottage, Station Approach, Frinton
Tue 22 May, Tue 29 May, Tue 5 Jun, Tue 12 Jun, Tue 19 Jun, Tue 26 Jun, Tue 3 Jul

More details - The Beauty of Frinton-on-Sea Photography Exhibition
Beautiful photography from Frinton-on Sea and the surrounding areas, by landscape photographer Marie Davey.
145c Connaught Avenue, Frinton-on-Sea
Today to Thu 31 May

More details - Melford Hall - Tales from the High Seas
Join one of our naval history experts as he recounts tales of the Hyde Parker naval exploits. Meet in the library for a rsum of the naval exploits of the Hyde Parker family. From the Baltic to the Caribbean or from the Indian to the Atlantic Oceans, the Hyde Parker family were a sea-faring dynasty.
Melford Hall, Long Melford, Sudbury,
Sat 26 May, Sat 23 Jun

More details - Melford Hall - Melford Hall Art Fair
Melford Hall’s Art Fair is not only an opportunity to view and buy the paintings of a group of East Anglian artists, but also to meet them as they demonstrate their skills.
Melford Hall, Long Melford, Sudbury,
Thu 31 May to Sun 3 Jun, Wed 6 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Wed 13 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Wed 20 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Wed 27 Jun to Sun 1 Jul

More details - Melford Hall - Melford Hall's Railway Walk
A popular guided walk taking in some railway and village history as well as both some modern archaeology and the natural beauty of the Suffolk countryside. Join us for a guided four-mile walk retracing the route of the former Great Eastern Railway Line linking the medieval wool towns of Lavenham and Long Melford.
Melford Hall, Long Melford, Sudbury,
Sat 2 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Melford Hall - Beatrix Potter story readings
Get carried away by the magical adventures of Peter Rabbit and his friends as written by Beatrix Potter and narrated by one of our story tellers. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for young children.
Melford Hall, Long Melford, Sudbury,
Sat 2 Jun

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