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Stamp Club Meeting (Frinton)

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Letters A, B, C (Members' displays). Meeting of Frinton & District Philatelic Society. All welcome to visit. Membership subscription payable for continued participation.
Room 5, Frinton Community Centre, Soken House, The Triangle, Frinton-on-Sea CO13 0AU
Mon 4 Jul 22

Wychwood - Open Garden for NGS

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A garden approx. ¾ acre with a large pond, attracting much wildlife, as well as the owners resident ducks. Free ranging chickens roam in the shrubbery and budgerigar aviary.
Wychwood, Roydon CM19 5DW
Sun 3 Jul 22

Live Steam Open Day (Ride on Railway)

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Ilford & West Essex Model Railway Club is holding it’s usual monthly open day. This open day has train rides (usually steam) for all the family.
Adjacent to North Side of Chadwell Heath Station, Station Road, Chadwell Heath, Essex RM6 4BU
Sun 3 Jul 22

Spandau Too Tribute

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More than 40 years of hits from Spandau Ballet in one fantastic evening. Spandau Too takes you on a magical trip down memory lane with top numbers like ‘To Cut A Long Story Short’, ‘Through The...
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Sun 3 Jul 22

Epping Town Show

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Come along to this annual community event for the whole family where there will be a variety of stalls with different games and a range of items for sale, entertainment, arena acts, music, a range of
Stonards Hill Recreation Ground Epping Essex CM16 6SP
Sun 3 Jul 22

Fundamentals of Photography Workshop

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Fundamentals of Photography Workshop If you are new to photography, have a camera with more buttons and dials than you know what to do with, or would simply like to get your camera ‘off auto,’ then this workshop is for you.
Markshall Estate Coggeshall CO6 1TG
Sun 3 Jul 22

The Unlockdown Sessions LIve with Jonathan Veira

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Jonathan regularly broadcasts on BBC radio and television and has recorded numerous cd’s and television programs in many genres including light entertainment and religious broadcasting, particularly
Christ Church URC, 164 New London Road, Chelmsford. CM2 0AW
Sat 2 Jul 22

Simple Things Festival

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The festival will consist of live music, craft stalls, children's activities and a variety of workshops.
Hamford View, Little Oakley C012 5JJ CO12 5JJ
Sat 2 Jul 22

Miraflores - Open Garden for NGS

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An award-winning, cottage garden described as a 'Little Bit of Heaven'. A blaze of colour with roses, clematis, pergola, rose arch, triple fountain with box hedging and deep herbaceous...
Miraflores, Witham CM8 2LJ
Sat 2 Jul 22

Summer Evening Jazz

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The Rotary Club of Ingatestone is holding this popular Open Air Jazz Concert in the gardens of Ingatestone Hall, Hall Lane, Ingatestone. Featuring The Jive Aces, the UK’s No.
Ingatestone Hall CM4 9NS
Sat 2 Jul 22

Errol's Garden

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“I wish I could have a garden of my own, but all I see out there is concrete and pavement and more concrete...
Mercury Theatre, Balkerne Gate, Colchester CO1 1PT
Sat 2 Jul 22

Licorice Pizza – DRIVE IN MOVIE

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Book a ticket for Licorice Pizza, the latest from Director Paul Thomas Anderson, a thoughtful, captivating and romantic tale of a 15 year old child actor and his relationship with an older (25 year
Moonbeamers Drive In Cinema Barleylands Craft Village, Billericay CM11 2UD
Sat 2 Jul 22

Havering Concert Orchestra's Summer Concert

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Engelbert Humperdinck - Prelude: Hänsel und Gretel Richard Strauss - Four Last Songs with Soprano Jennifer Tatnall Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No 4
Frances Bardsley Academy Brentwood Road Romford RM1 2RR
Sat 2 Jul 22

Unicorns and Princesses

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Unicorns and Princesses “When Princesses meet Unicorns at Nevendon Manor, Dreams really do come true” Come & Join the princesses on a mystical journey into the Unicorn realm.
Nevendon Manor, Borwick Lane, Wickford, Essex SS12 0QA
Sat 2 Jul 22

Martin Keaveney Creative

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Would you like to make substantial progress on a writing or research project while enjoying industry contact and expert seminars?
Castleknock Hotel, Dublin, Ireland. W1A 6US
Fri 1 Jul 22

Stamp Club Meeting (Clacton)

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Bourse and Italy Part II (D. Hacker). Meeting of Clacton Philatelic Society. All welcome to visit. Membership subscription payable for continued participation. Local contact: Ken Brown (Chairman).
Clacton Indoor Bowls Club, Valley Road, Clacton-on-Sea, CO15 6NA
Fri 1 Jul 22

PREVIEW live music SHOWCASE

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1st of July # PREVIEW live music SHOWCASE Running for 38 years A FREE evening of Live Music. Friendly atmosphere: stage, lights, surround sound & a bit of Razzamatazz.
’The Function Bar’ (Own entrance) @ THE PLOUGH, 426-428 London Road, Westcliff-on-sea SS0 9LA
Fri 1 Jul 22

Rocketman – DRIVE IN MOVIE

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Book a ticket for the smash hit musical Rocketman, starring the brilliant Taron Egerton as Elton John. A riveting story of his life, loves, music and rise to fame. It’s a must see!
Moonbeamers Drive In Cinema Barleylands Craft Village, Billericay CM11 2UD
Fri 1 Jul 22

WICKFORD 35s to 60s Plus Party for Singles & Couples - Friday 1st July

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Dance, romance, meet new people, make new friends at our popular MONTHLY disco party. Singles and couples welcome!
The Chichester Hotel, Old London Road, Wickford SS11 8UE
Fri 1 Jul 22

HARLOW 35s to 60s Plus Party for Singles & Couples - Friday 1st July

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Dance, romance, meet new people, make new friends at our popular MONTHLY disco party. Singles and couples welcome!
Harlow Rugby Club, Howard Way, Harlow CM20 3FD
Fri 1 Jul 22

Alderford Mill | Sible Hedingham Ghost Hunt | Paranormal In Essex

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About this event I am excited to announce the return to the Mill. This is not a Ghost Hunt but a Paranormal Investigation.
Alderford Mill, Sible Hedingham. CM7 3RW
Fri 1 Jul 22

Keeway - Open Garden for NGS

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Large, mature country garden with stunning views over the River Crouch. Formal terraces surround the house with steps leading to sweeping lawns, mixed borders packed full of bulbs and perennials,...
Keeway, nr Burnham-on-Crouch CM0 8PL
Wed 29 Jun 22

Stamp Club Meeting (Chelmsford)

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Fiji (C.W. Mead). Meeting of Chelmsford & District Philatelic Society. All welcome to visit. Membership subscription payable for continued participation. Local contact: Anthony Edwards (Secretary).
Christ Church United Reform Church, 164 New London Road, Chelmsford CM2 0AW
Tue 28 Jun 22

June concert - Brentwood Organ and Keyboard Club

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Live Music at our June concert. Brett Wales will be playing a varied programme on his electronic keyboard system
Mountnessing Village Hall Roman Road CM15 0UG
Tue 28 Jun 22

Writtle Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Four contrasting, colourful and interesting gardens to enjoy in the delightful village of Writtle. 8 The Green offers creatively planted borders and a tapestry of colour, texture and form, with...
Writtle Gardens, Chelmsford CM1 3NA
Sun 26 Jun 22

Classic & Retro Show, The Lawn (Rochford)

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The Lawn will once again be hosting the Classic Car & Retro Show, brought to you by Classic Motor Events Limited.
The Lawn, Hall Road, Rochford SS4 1PL
Sun 26 Jun 22

Praise in the Park

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Join the band and members and friends from the United Reformed Church for some lively praise in the recreation ground (by the football pavilion). All welcome.
Recreation Ground, The Chase, off High Street, Kelvedon CO5 9AB
Sun 26 Jun 22

Tour & Draw Day in the gardens of Audley End

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Essex Gardens Trust's popular Draw & Tour workshops return for 2022 at three magnificent new venues.
Audley End House and Gardens, Audley End Road, Audley End CB11 4JF
Sat 25 Jun 22

Felicitas - a celebration!

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A 30th Anniversary Concert. Favourite works from the last 30 years of music making, including works by: Batten, Cornysh, Tallis, Morley, Palestrina, Gabrieli, Bruckner, Stanford, Rachmaninov,...
The Abbey Church, Waltham Abbey EN9 1DG
Sat 25 Jun 22

Chelmsford Singers: Music for Monarchs

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Chelmsford Singers’ Spring Concert will be on Saturday June 25th at St. Peter Ad Vincula, Coggeshall, CO6 1UD at 7.30pm. Doors will open at 6.45pm.
St. Peter Ad Vincula, Coggeshall CO6 1UD
Sat 25 Jun 22

The Fleeting Shadows at the Chequers Writtle

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The Fleeting Shadows will be at The Chequers in Writtle on Sat 25th June playing a selection of Instrumental hits made famous by the Shadows and a mix of well known songs by various artists from
The Chequers.Writtle.Essex. CM1 3NG
Sat 25 Jun 22

The Colchester Food & Drink Festival

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Colchester’s best loved family friendly festival with over 120 stalls, bars, eating, and picknicking areas set in lovely Lower Castle Park.
Lower Castle Park , Colchester CO1 1NX
Sat 25 Jun 22

Evening of Clairvoyance with Medium Jenny Hayward

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The Oakes Spiritual Centre, evening of clairvoyance with Medium Jenny Hayward on friday 24th June 2022 jenny has been here before, so we look forward to a busy night, so we know, we are in, for
emerson park community centre, slewins lane, hornchurch, essex RM11 2BU
Fri 24 Jun 22

MC Friday Night Magicians

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Impresario and magician Martin Cox presents a cabaret evening of laughter and wonder. Join a trio of world-class magicians whose very different and unique styles of magic will provide something for...
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Fri 24 Jun 22

BRENTWO0OD 35s to 60s Plus Party for Singles & Couples - Fri 24 June

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Dance, romance, meet new people, make new friends at our popular MONTHLY disco party. Singles and couples welcome!
Mount Avenue Banqueting Suite, Mount Avenue, Hutton, Brentwood CM13 2NS
Fri 24 Jun 22

Summer Solstice Stride

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Summer Solstice Stride 2022 This year's Summer Solstice Stride will be taking place on Thursday 23 June 2022. Come and join us to walk into summer.
ARU, Lord Ashcroft Building, Bishop Hall Ln, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ
Thu 23 Jun 22

Stamp Club Meeting (Harlow)

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Details and date/time of this meeting were not available at the time of writing. Please contact society before travelling. Meeting of Harlow Philatelic Society. All welcome to visit.
Maidmoore Room, Great Parndon Centre, Abercrombie Way, Harlow CM18 6YJ
Thu 23 Jun 22

Barnum!

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Come Follow The Band, to the Greatest Show on Earth, as the Players Theatre Company present the true life story of the original greatest showman, P.
Palace Theatre 430 London Road Westcliff on Sea SS0 9LA
Wed 22 Jun 22

From Ricotta With Love – A Tale of Young Horatio Shirts

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A tale of young Horatio Shirts: ex-army officer, naive spy and hopeless romantic. In this rollicking, comedy adventure, set across Europe in the 1930s, our hero is on the trail of a fiendish plot...
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Wed 22 Jun 22

Stamp Club Meeting (Basildon)

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Thematics Evening (Members' displays). Meeting of Basildon Philatelic Society. All welcome to visit. Membership subscription plus £1 attendance fee payable for continued participation.
George Hurd Centre, Audley Way, Basildon SS14 2FL
Tue 21 Jun 22

Stamp Club Meeting (Frinton)

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Penny Black Plus (A. Soutar) (afternoon). Meeting of Frinton & District Philatelic Society. All welcome to visit. Membership subscription payable for continued participation.
Room 5, Frinton Community Centre, Soken House, The Triangle, Frinton-on-Sea CO13 0AU
Mon 20 Jun 22

An Evening of Clairvoyance with Ronnie Buckingham

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If you’re not already convinced about an afterlife, why not come along, listen to Ronnie and let him help you decide?
Headgate Theatre, 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester CO2 7AT
Mon 20 Jun 22

Father's Day at Rainham Marshes

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Enjoy lunch in our cafe, Dad’s go free on the reserve, join the Wildlife Walk to discover nature at Rainham Marshes, and buy a special gift from our shop!
Rainham Marshes nature reserve, New Tank Hill Road, Purfleet, Essex RM19 1SZ
Sun 19 Jun 22

Peacocks - Open Garden for NGS

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10 acre varied garden ideal for picnics with several seating areas. Mature native and specimen trees. Restored horticultural buildings.
Peacocks, Margaretting CM4 9HY
Sun 19 Jun 22

Blackmore Farmers Market & speciality foods

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Monthly farmers market selling free range, locally reared meat and, locally produced fresh food and drink, from local producers at reasonable prices, supporting the local economy, reducing food miles
Blackmore Village Hall, Nine Ashes Road, Blackmore Essex. CM4 0QW
Sun 19 Jun 22

Visit the Vulcan on Fathers' Day

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Visit the Vulcan on Fathers’ Day Our Visit the Vulcan on Fathers' Day is an ideal day out for Dad and the family. You will have the opportunity to walk around and underneath the Vulcan’s huge delta wings and see examples of...
London Southend Airport, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 6YF
Sun 19 Jun 22

Hopi Ear Candling | Essex Therapy | Discount Hopi Ear Essex Treatment

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Hopi Ear Candling. Great for removing wax, tinnitus, vertigo and sinus just to name a few. BOOKING NOW AT A SPECIAL PAY BEFORE THE END OF APRIL OFFER OF £20.00 INSTEAD OF £35.00.
Sharon Psychic Medium. The Essex Spiritual Centre. CM7 3RW
Sun 19 Jun 22

Father's Day Bushcraft Workshop

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Father’s Day Bushcraft Workshop Join Glenn of Woods O’ Wisdom, for this Bushcraft Workshop and learn how to light a fire without matches, forage a wild tea, safely carve a butter knife and get an introduction to spring’s edible and
Markshall Estate Marks Hall Road CO6 1TG
Sun 19 Jun 22

Chine House - Open Garden for NGS

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Our suburban garden in Havering is approx. ¼ acre. Laid to lawn with flower beds containing annuals, perennials, shrubs, roses and trees.
Chine House, Hornchurch RM11 1HA
Sun 19 Jun 22

WrittleGardens Open Day

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WRITTLE GARDENS OPEN DAY - Sunday 19th June 2022 Over 15 Village Gardens open 12.00 to 5.00 pm Official opening at 12:00 noon on Writtle Green by Lord Petre, patron of the charity ‘Friends of...
Writtle, Nr Chelmsford, Essex CM1 3EN
Sun 19 Jun 22

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