I’ll be leading a variety of guided walks across Essex and Suffolk during 2019.
I’m going to be involved in a number of festivals during the year, including the Essex Book Festival, The Suffolk Walking Festival and the Resorting to the Coast Festival which will be running on the Essex Coast around Clacton, Frinton and Walton on the Naze.
The Essex Book festival 2019 Colchester Literary Legacies Sunday 24th March at 12 noon and again at 2:00pm. Colchester has been the inspiration and setting for many novels. This guided walk will take you on a literary quest to discover serpents, detectives, serving
wenches and many other fictional characters and their creators who have known the streets of the ancient town.
The Suffolk Walking Festival Tuesday 28th May Sudbury: Weave Around a Wool Town. This is a walk around the thriving market town of Sudbury, where you’ll be able to discover its rich heritage and hear how the weaving trades and its residents shaped the town as we make our way around Sudbury’s attractive streets.
Resorting to the Coast Discover and reminisce about all the fun of a holiday in Clacton as part of weekend of family fun celebrating Clactons history as a much loved holiday resort.The walk will take place on Saturday 25th May starting at 3:00pm from the West Cliff theatre. As well as the walk there will be lots of events taking place in the theatre and the nearby St. James’ church hall. The walk is free.
As well as the Weave Around a Wool Town walk for the Suffolk Walking Festival, I’ll also be leading one of the regular monthly guided walks around Sudbury on Saturday 13th April, and Sudbury Silk Town Walk on Thursday 29th August both at 11:00am. Contact the Sudbury Tourist Information Centre for more information