Author Archives: Mark Watson

Classic Cars at Sawbridgeworth May Fayre

“We are expanding our mini Classic Car gathering at the Sawbridgeworth May Fayre for 2019. The car park at the Memorial Hall on the Forebury will be reserved exclusively for Classics, ancient and modern.”

The Original Great Maze

Weave your way through the corn in search of the scarecrows in our great new competition.

National Garden Scheme Snowdrop Festival

The National Garden Scheme gives you access to many private gardens that you normally can’t get into. And they have three of them open in February for the snowdrops!

Temple at War

“Over 900 authentic Great War, WW2 and other conflict re-enactors will give young and old the most outstandingly brilliant interactive experience which will be remembered by you, your family and your friends for a lifetime.”

International Living History Festival

“From the historical market, Living History displays, and immersive have-a-go hands-on history activities, it is also a meeting place and fabulous opportunity for all, visitors “

Canvey Island Transport Museum Open Day

“There is no charge for entry, though donations are very welcome. Museum volunteers will be on hand to show you around and answer your questions. Our museum shop and model railway display will be open (subject to staff availability).”

Model Railway Show

“Model rail/tramway layouts, vehicle displays, sales stalls, refreshments, free parking. Adults £3.50, Concessions £2.00, children 5-15 £1. Under 5s free.”

Smoke and Fire Festival 2019

“For one weekend in August, Promenade Park Maldon on the bank of the black water sizzles with the smell and smoke of barbecue.”

Beeleigh Abbey Gardens Open Day

“The grounds of Beeleigh Abbey include three acres of spacious and peaceful gardens in an historic rural setting, beautifully extended and revived in the last few years”

Half Term at IWM Duxford

“Special events on certain days, and every day – make and feature in your own mini-documentary and choose which stories are too important to be kept inside a museum. ”