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National Garden Scheme : Scrips House
Cut Hedge Lane, Coggeshall, Colchester, CO6 1RL.
Thursday 2nd July 2020, 1pm – 4pm.
A large garden including a walled pool garden, spring garden, and further paddocks. Includes a mature woodland with a memorial avenue of fastigiate oaks.
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National Garden Scheme : Barnards Farm
Brentwood Road, West Horndon, Brentwood CM13 3LX
Thursday 2nd July 2020, 11am to 4:30pm.
“So much to explore! Climb the Belvedere for the wider view or take the train through the woodland.”
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National Garden Scheme : Feeringbury Manor
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester CO5 9RB.
Thursday 2nd July 2020 and Friday 3rd July 2020, 9am to 4pm.
“There is always plenty to see in this 10 acre garden with two ponds and the river Blackwater.”
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National Garden Scheme : Ulting Wick
Crouchmans Farm Road, Maldon CM9 6QX.
Friday 3rd July 2020, 2pm – 5pm
Listed black barns provide backdrop for colourful and exuberant planting in 8 acres.
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Binocular and Telescope Open Weekend
RHS Rainham Marshes
Saturday 4th July 2020 & Sunday 5th July 2020, 9:30am to 4:30pm
Over the weekend our Binocular and Telescope experts will be on hand to help you and answers your questions about our optics range. We have a variety of binoculars and telescopes for you to sample (RSPB and high-end), whether you are looking for a first pair or to upgrade. No charge.
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Canvey Island Transport Museum Open Day
Canvey Transport Museum, 105 Point Road, Canvey SS8 7TD
Sunday 5th July 2020, 10am to 5pm
“Free entry. Static displays of vehicles, museum volunteers on hand to show you around and answer your questions, museum shop and model railway display.”
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Hylands Estate Open Day & Farmers/Craft Market
Hylands Estate, Chelmsford
Sunday 5th July 2020, 10am to 4pm.
“Hylands House is open free of charge, there are free guided tours, the farmers and craft market, and the artists studios will be open.”
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Race for Life – 5K
North Weald Airfield, Merlin Way, North Weald, Epping CM16 6HR
Wednesday 8th July 2020 at 11am
Enter the Race For Life and help beat cancer!
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National Garden Scheme : Barnards Farm
Brentwood Road, West Horndon, Brentwood CM13 3LX
Thursday 9th July 2020, 11am to 4:30pm.
“So much to explore! Climb the Belvedere for the wider view or take the train through the woodland.”
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National Garden Scheme : Feeringbury Manor
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester CO5 9RB.
Thursday 9th July 2020 and Friday 10th July 2020, 9am to 4pm.
“There is always plenty to see in this 10 acre garden with two ponds and the river Blackwater.”
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Tendring Hundred Show
Lawford House Park, nr Manningtree
Saturday 11th July 2020
“Attracting crowds in the region of 20,000 each year. Come and join the fun!”
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Race for Life – 5K
Lower Castle Park, High Street, Colchester CO1 1XN
Sunday 12th July 2020 at 11am
Enter the Race For Life and help beat cancer!
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National Garden Scheme : Furzelea
Bicknacre Road, Danbury, CM3 4JR.
Sunday 12th July 2020, 11am – 5pm
“The garden surrounding this late-19th century house was designed, created and is maintained solely by the owners for year round interest.”
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National Garden Scheme : Barnards Farm
Brentwood Road, West Horndon, Brentwood CM13 3LX
Thursday 16th July 2020, 11am to 4:30pm.
“So much to explore! Climb the Belvedere for the wider view or take the train through the woodland.”
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National Garden Scheme : Feeringbury Manor
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester CO5 9RB.
Thursday 16th July 2020 and Friday 17th July 2020, 9am to 4pm.
“There is always plenty to see in this 10 acre garden with two ponds and the river Blackwater.”
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Race for Life 5K
Garon Park, Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-Sea SS2 4FA
Friday 17th July 2020 at 11am
Enter the Race For Life and help beat cancer!
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Royal Gunpowder Mills Walking Tours
The Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey
Saturday 18th July 2020, 1pm to 3pm
“Join us for a guided tour of the out-of-bounds parts of the site, led by a knowledgeable guide, entering particular interiors if appropriate.”
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Canvey Island Transport Museum Open Day
Canvey Transport Museum, 105 Point Road, Canvey SS8 7TD
Sunday 19th July 2020, 10am to 5pm
“Free entry. Static displays of vehicles, museum volunteers on hand to show you around and answer your questions, museum shop and model railway display.”
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Ingatestone Hall Classic Car event
Ingatestone Hall
Sunday 19th July 2020, 9:30am to 4pm
Free entry – expect classic vehicles ranging from tractors, motorbites, Model T’ through to 20’s Dodges, buses and big classic Amerian cars.
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National Garden Scheme : Barnards Farm
Brentwood Road, West Horndon, Brentwood CM13 3LX
Thursday 23rd July 2020, 11am to 4:30pm.
“So much to explore! Climb the Belvedere for the wider view or take the train through the woodland.”
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National Garden Scheme : Feeringbury Manor
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester CO5 9RB.
Thursday 23rd July 2020 and Friday 24th July 2020, 9am to 4pm.
“There is always plenty to see in this 10 acre garden with two ponds and the river Blackwater.”
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National Garden Scheme : Tudor Roost
18 Frere Way, Fingringhoe, Colchester, CO5 7BP.
Saturday 25th July 2020 and Sunday 26th July 2020, 2pm – 5pm
“An unexpected hidden colourful ¼-acre garden.”
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Race for Life – 5K, 10K, Pretty Muddy 5K and Pretty Muddy Kids
Hylands Park, Greenbury Way, Chelmsford CM1 3PJ
Sunday 26th July 2020 at 10am
Enter the Race For Life and help beat cancer!
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Coffee and Cars at the Museum of Power
The Museum of Power, Langford nr Maldon
Sunday 26th July 2020, 9am to 1pm
“Come along and join our monthly enthusiasts meeting. Bring along your classic or modern vehicles together with anything of interest.”
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National Garden Scheme : South Shoebury Hall
Church Road, Shoeburyness, SS3 9DN.
Sunday 26th July 2020, 2pm – 5pm.
“Delightful, 1-acre established walled garden surrounding Grade II listed house (not open) and bee house.”
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National Garden Scheme : Barnards Farm
Brentwood Road, West Horndon, Brentwood CM13 3LX
Thursday 30th July 2020, 11am to 4:30pm.
“So much to explore! Climb the Belvedere for the wider view or take the train through the woodland.”
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National Garden Scheme : Feeringbury Manor
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester CO5 9RB.
Thursday 30th July 2020 and Friday 31st July 2020, 9am to 4pm.
“There is always plenty to see in this 10 acre garden with two ponds and the river Blackwater.”
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