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National Garden Scheme : Feeringbury Manor
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester CO5 9RB.
Thursday 4th October 2018 and Friday 5th October 2018, 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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Operating Day
Colne Valley Railway, Castle Hedingham
Saturday 6th October 2018
Heritage Diesel Railcar or Diesel hauled passenger trains.
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The Essex Game and Country Fair
Barleylands, Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD
Saturday 6th October 2018 and Sunday 7th October 2018, 10am to 6pm
“With THREE main arenas supported by a host of smaller country sports arenas and workshops, and the very best in countryside activities and entertainment, we offer you an unbeatable family day out.”
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Pleshey Country Fayre and Farmers Market
Pleshey Village Hall, The Street, Pleshey, CM3 1HA
Saturday 6th October 2018, 11am – 4pm
“..with lots of local businesses and artisan producers exhibiting alongside live music, great food and family entertainment, it’s going to be a wonderful day for all of the family…”
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AJ Antiques & Collectables Fair
Saturday 6th October 2018
Theydon Bois Village Hall, Coppice Row, Theydon Bois CM16 7ER.
“We hope to have Collectables, Vintage, Retro items such as Stamps, Coins, Postcards, Glass, China, Ephemera, Die-cast Vehicles, Jewellery, Pottery, Treen and lots of items from bygone days.
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Model Exhibition and Steam Show
Museum of Power, Langford Road, nr Maldon
Sunday 7th October 2018
Model railway layouts on display, model boats and much more.
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Canvey Island Transport Museum Open Sunday
Canvey Island Transport Museum, 105 Point Road, Canvey Island, SS8 7TD
Sunday 7th October 2018
“There is no charge for entry. Our museum shop and model railway display will be open”.
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Farmers and Crafts Market
Hylands House, Chelmsford
Sunday 7th October 2018, 10am to 4pm
“Based in the beautiful surroundings of The Stables. The market features many craft stalls and local producers who are passionate about food.”
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National Garden Scheme : Feeringbury Manor
Coggeshall Road, Feering, Colchester CO5 9RB.
Thursday 11th October 2018 and Friday 12th October 2018, 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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Operating Day
Colne Valley Railway, Castle Hedingham
Saturday 13th October 2018
Heritage Diesel Railcar or Diesel hauled passenger trains.
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The Forgotten Gardens of Easton Lodge Open Day : Halloween
Little Easton nr Dunmow CM6 2BD
Sunday 14th October 2018
“Come and visit us for our main season open day with a Halloween twist! There will be plenty of spooky children’s activities for our younger visitors!”
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National Garden Scheme : Green Island
Park Road, Ardleigh CO7 7SP.
Sunday 14th October 2018, 10am to 5pm.
“‘A garden for all seasons’ A plantsman’s paradise with 20 acres packed with rare and unusual plants.”
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Farmers Market at the Bell Inn
The Bell Inn, Beckingham Street, Tolleshunt Major, CM9 8LL
Sunday 25th November 2018, 9am to 12:30pm
A new farmers market – a chance purchase the best local produce and meet the people behind it!
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Copped Hall Monthly Guided Tours
Copped Hall, Epping
Sunday 21st October 2018
“Tours last about 3 hours and cover the whole of the gardens, a large part of the mansion, the cellars and the stables.”
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Films Under Stars :The Exorcist
Cromwell Manor Pitsea
Saturday 27th October 2018, Gates open 8.00pm
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Barleylands’ Farmers Markets
Barleylands, Barleylands Road, Billericay, CM11 2UD
Saturday 27th October 2018, 8:30am to 12:30pm
“Enjoy picking up delicious food and handmade treats for the weekend from our Farmers’ Market. Free entry and car parking.
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NSPCC Book Fair
Holmwood House, Chitts Hill, Lexden, Colchester CO3 9ST
Saturday 27th October 2018 to Sunday 28th October 2018, 9:30am to 4pm
35,000 books, and also games, jigsaws, CDs & DVDs
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Farmers Market at the Bell Inn
The Bell Inn, Beckingham Street, Tolleshunt Major, CM9 8LL
Sunday 28th October 2018, 9am to 12:30pm
A new farmers market – a chance purchase the best local produce and meet the people behind it!
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Coalhouse Fort Open Day + Classic Vehicle and Static Engine Day
Coalhouse Fort Project, East Tilbury RM18 8PB
Sunday 28th October 2018
A monthly open day for the under restoration 19th century coast fort.
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Coffee and Cars at the Museum of Power
Museum of Power, Langford Road, nr Maldon
Sunday 28th October 2018, 9am to 1pm
“Come along and join our monthly enthusiasts meet. Bring along your classic or modern vehicles together with anything of interest. Steam Pump Tea Room OPEN serving breakfasts, hot/cold food, home make cakes and refreshments.”
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