What's on around Southend

Today to Fri 4 Jun, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Graeme Mathews of Britain’s Got Talent

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An evening of comedy compered by Radio Essex weekend breakfast show host Ross ’Little Smash’ McGrane and starring Britain’s Got Talent’s Graeme Mathews.
Sands by the Sea, Icon Building, Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1EE
Sat 22 May

39 Wakering Avenue - Open Garden for NGS

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A small well-established town garden with an interesting use of space creating several garden rooms. Seating areas capture the sun as it moves across the garden.
39 Wakering Avenue, Southend-On-Sea SS3 9BE
Sat 8 May

Leigh Singles Social Club - Postponed

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Single? Aged over 45 and looking for something to do? Come and join our lively social club. We have a range of events to suit everyone.
The Oakleigh, 1008 -1012 London Road, Leigh -on -Sea SS9 3NE
Wed 12 May

1 Whitehouse Cottages - Open Garden for NGS

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Nestled betwixt farmland in rural Essex, is our small secret garden, that has a wonderful charm and serenity to it.
1 Whitehouse Cottages, Woodham Walter CM9 6LR
Sun 16 May, Sun 13 Jun

Bassetts - Open Garden for NGS

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Two acre garden, tennis court, swimming pool surrounding an early C17 house with plants for all year round interest set on gently sloping ground with lovely distant views of the Essex countryside.
Bassetts, Chelmsford CM3 4BZ
Today, Sun 9 May

Faversham Artisan Crafts , Curios and Gift Markets 2021

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Faversham Artisan Crafts , Curios and Gift Markets 2021 Artisan Crafts , Curios and Gift Market offering unusual and unique products from local makers and traders . Come and have look round , you will be amazed ! Covid Safe Event .
The Alexander Centre, 17 Preston St, Faversham ME13 8NZ
Sat 15 May, Sun 16 May, Sat 5 Jun

Whitstable Gardens - Open Garden for NGS

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Enjoy a day of eclectic gardens by the sea. 22 people are showing off their gardens, 10 of them for the first time, with 3 favourites returning, but others marked with yellow balloons, are there to...
Whitstable Gardens, Whitstable CT5 4LT
Sun 23 May

Doddington Place - Open Garden for NGS

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10 acre garden,wide views; trees and cloud clipped yew hedges; woodland garden with azaleas and rhododendrons; Edwardian rock garden (not wheelchair accessible); formal garden with mixed borders.
Doddington Place, Sittingbourne ME9 0BB
Wed 2 Jun

Torry Hill - Open Garden for NGS

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8 acres; large lawns, specimen trees, flowering cherries, rhododendrons, azaleas and naturalised daffodils; walled gardens with lawns, shrubs, herbaceous borders, rose garden incl shrub roses,
Torry Hill, Sittingbourne ME9 0SP
Sun 23 May, Sun 13 Jun, Sun 18 Jul

Ride for Helen

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Ride for Helen SOCIAL DISTANCE FRIENDLY EVENT Cyclists from across the county and beyond will be meeting at Crix in Hatfield Peverel, Essex to take part in this fantastic, family-friendly event which offers a
The Crix, Hatfield Peverel CM3 2EU
Sun 16 May

43 The Ridings - Open Garden for NGS

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Delightful small garden brimming with interesting plants both in the front and behind the house. Many different areas.
43 The Ridings, Whitstable CT5 3QE
Sun 9 May

43 The Ridings - Open Garden for NGS

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Delightful small garden brimming with interesting plants both in the front and behind the house. Many different areas.
43 The Ridings, Whitstable CT5 3QE
Sat 15 May, Sun 11 Jul

Frith Old Farmhouse - Open Garden for NGS

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A riot of plants growing together as if in the wild, developed over 40 yrs. No neat edges or formal beds, but several hundred interesting (& some very unusual) plants.
Frith Old Farmhouse, Faversham ME13 0DD
Sun 9 May

52 Cobblers Bridge Road - Open Garden for NGS

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As you walk through the house to the garden admire around 150 houseplants in a 1.5 bedroom house; from tiny airplants to philodendrons and monsteras.
52 Cobblers Bridge Road, Herne Bay CT6 8NT
Sun 9 May

8 Dene Court - Open Garden for NGS

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Beautifully maintained and designed compact garden (250sq yds). Owner is well-known RHS gold medal-winning exhibitor (now retired).
8 Dene Court, Chelmsford CM1 2JQ
Fri 28 May, Fri 9 Jul, Tue 20 Jul

8 Dene Court - Open Garden for NGS

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Beautifully maintained and designed compact garden (250sq yds). Owner is well-known RHS gold medal-winning exhibitor (now retired).
8 Dene Court, Chelmsford CM1 2JQ
Thu 3 Jun

Mental Health Activity Project (With You In Mind)

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Chelmsford Council returns with it’s ’With You In Mind’ Mental Health activity project!
Chelmsford Sport and Athletics Centre, Salerno Way, Chelmsford CM1 2EH
Wed 12 May, Fri 14 May, Wed 19 May, and more dates until Fri 2 Jul

Farmboys country bootsales

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Farmboys country bootsale events. weekly on Sundays and bank holiday mondays. very busy established sale , large fields, big car parks, toilets, caterers , attractions. 1000 buyers , 100s bargains.
fox hounds lane Southfleet DA13 9LH
Sun 9 May, Sun 16 May, and more dates until Sun 13 Jun

Allington Community Market

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Do come along to Allington Community Market from 12 midday to 3pm for a fantastic takeaway bakery from Sonya’s Barn Bakery, and lovely stalls of produce, crafts and gifts.
St Nicholas’ Church Hall, Poplar Grove, Allington, Maidstone ME16 0DE
Today

Allington Community Market

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Allington Community Market will be supporting The Alzheimer’s Society Cupcake Day this month. Do come along for wonderful refreshments from Sonya’s Barn Bakery and lots of lovely stalls...
St Nicholas Church Hall, Poplar Grove, Allington, Maidstone ME16 0DE
Fri 4 Jun

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