The last weekend of January, it will soon be summer! In the meantime here are some ideas for this weekend
Farmers’ Market Barleylands Farm Park and Craft Village Saturday 31st January 8.30am – 12.30pm. Enjoy a morning out wandering round and picking up delicious food for the weekend.
Earls Colne during the First World War Earls Colne Heritage Museum The Old Water Tower,Reuben Walk, Earls ColneFrom January to Easter Saturday and Sunday 2pm – 4pm. The First World War was a time of upheaval abroad as well as at home, as a display at Earls Colne Heritage Museum reveals. The display, depicts life in the village from 1914 up until the celebrations at the war’s end.
Wednesday 28th January to Saturday 31st January the 8th Colchester Winter Ale & Cider Festival at the Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Wonderful location for a beer festival. Entry FREE to card-carrying CAMRA Members, others free 12 noon-3pm, £3.00 thereafter.
If you’re loving Wolf Hall, have a look at our Tudor Essex page . It’s all about places to visit in Essex to give you a bit of a Tudor experience. Your own Tudor grand tour! http://www.essexdaysout.com/tudor-essex/
There’s also our new Active Essex page listing lots of sports and activities in Essex – many of them indoors if you need some exercise but don’t fancy being out doors in the cold!