Author Archives: Mark Watson

Spring Plant Weekend

“Free ENTRY to the Gardens all weekend to celebrate plants. Immerse yourself in plants and gardens during this free weekend of talks, tours and the opportunity to ask our gardening specialists anything about plants or perhaps what would work well in your garden.”

Invitation to View : The Abbey, Coggeshall

“Visitors view the great chamber, garderobe, guest bedroom and two interesting four-poster beds on the first floor, and the great hall, dining room and kitchen on the ground floor, abbot’s house, chapel, cloister, guest house and riverside courtyard.””

Invitation to View : Braxted Park

“Mid 18th Century red brick house with earlier features built by Sir Robert Taylor for the cloth merchant, Peter DuCane who lived there 1751-1803.”

Soul Spirit & Wellbeing Festival

“Discover a host of all that’s new in the world of spiritual health, wellbeing, nutrition and fitness including yoga demonstrations and classes, vegan friendly food, beauty, fashion and crafts, plus lots more.”

A Booming Bank Holiday

“Come and sample the life and times from the last 3 centuries, from cannon and musket demonstrations to the street parties of WW2 and science mayhem of today, played out against the backdrop of the Royal Gunpowder Mills with its 300 years of explosive history and scientific discovery.”

Summer Solstice Stride

“Our friendly walk leaders and cycle marshals will guide you along the rivers, through the parks of Chelmsford into the sunset.”

Ongar Town Festival 2019

“Ongar’s Town Festival Petanque Challenge in conjunction with market stalls, craft Fair, Kids Zone, Classic Cars, Competitions including a best sports look a like fancy dress competition. Hot Food and refreshments. Live entertainment.”

Proms at the Vulcan

“The Essex Concert Orchestra will be performing a selection of popular and classical music at this family-friendly outdoor event.”