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Railway Museum Open
Sat, 08/08/2015 - 10:00 to Tue, 06/10/2015 - 12:00
Railway Crossing Cottage

Run by the Frinton & Walton Trust, open to everyone, but regretfully access is not suitable for wheelchair users.

Touch Rugby Mini Tournament
Fri, 04/09/2015 - 18:45 to Fri, 30/10/2015 - 19:45
Clacton Rugby Club

Touch Rugby Mini Tournament

Jaywick martello tower Jaywick Martello Tower Coastal Open
Fri, 11/09/2015 - 10:00 to Sun, 01/11/2015 - 15:30
Jaywick Martello Tower

The sixth annual Coastal Open is a celebration of local artists, giving them a chance to showcase their talents in arts and crafts. With over thirty artists participating, there is plenty to see and enjoy! Work includes painting, photography, textiles, ceramics plus much more. The Coastal Open is an associate event of the Essex Summer of Art.

Harwich International Sea Shanty Festival
Fri, 09/10/2015 (All day) to Sun, 11/10/2015 (All day)
Throughout the old town of Harwich

A full weekend of sea songs and shanties in the historic old seaport of Harwich.

Autumn Talks: Crossrail Archaeology Project
Fri, 09/10/2015 - 11:00 to 12:30
Jaywick Martello Tower

One of five talks in a series. Please see below for further dates

Fashion Show
Fri, 09/10/2015 - 19:00
Cliff Hotel

In aid of St Helena Hospice, supporting people in your community.

Roy Chubby Brown
Fri, 09/10/2015 - 19:30
Princes Theatre

'The World's Most Outrageous Comedian' returns with his rip-roaring brand of banter.

**Please note this show has been postponed and the new date for the show is the 11 November 2016**

Apple Day and Autumn Fair
Sat, 10/10/2015 - 10:30 to 14:30
The Railway Crossing Cottage

Autumn Fair with sales of apples from the cottage garden, plus stalls and refreshments.

Ascot Race Night
Sat, 10/10/2015 - 19:00
McGrigor Hall

A fun race night in aid of charity.

Rob Kingsley - A Vision of Elvis
Sat, 10/10/2015 - 19:30
Princes Theatre

Fresh from a smash hit tour of Europe “A Vision Of Elvis” returns to the UK to bring Elvis fans old and new a night not to be missed.


Supreme Queen
Sat, 10/10/2015 - 19:30
West Cliff Theatre

For a Queen - live in concert experience, nobody does it like Supreme Queen!

Clacton and District Organ Society Concert
Sun, 11/10/2015 - 15:00
West Cliff Theatre

Musical entertainment at its best from international stars Tony Stace and Andrew Nix.

Recital of Classical Chamber Music for Piano and Clarinets
Sun, 11/10/2015 - 18:00
St Osyth Parish Church

With Anthony Bailey, Felicity Vine and Ian Ray.

Jobs Fair Logo Jobs and Careers Fair
Tue, 13/10/2015 - 10:30 to 16:30
Princes Theatre

Jobcentre Plus and Tendring District Council are jointly hosting a Jobs Fair on 13th October for employers to promote potential vacancies and opportunities.

Alzheimer's Society Home Safety Event
Wed, 14/10/2015 - 10:00 to 12:00
Welcome Centre

Come and meet various organisations including Essex Police, Careline and Essex Fire and Rescue.

Strictly Ballroom (and Sequence) Dancing
Fri, 16/10/2015 - 19:30 to 22:00
Holland Public Hall

Come along and join us for a pleasant evening of dancing.

The Country Superstars Experience
Fri, 16/10/2015 - 19:30
Princes Theatre

A musical journey back through time meeting some of the most influential icons who shaped country history and the music.

Boat and Boot Jumble
Sat, 17/10/2015 - 09:00 to 14:00
Titchmarsh Marina

Boat and boot jumble at Titchmarsh Marina.

Autumn Notes Musical Evening
Sat, 17/10/2015 - 18:00
Beth Chatto Gardens

Floral Harmony present 'Autumn Notes', an abundant mix of Autumnal musical colour from Vivaldi to Gershwin.

Lee Nelson: Suited and Booted
Sat, 17/10/2015 - 19:30
Princes Theatre

Lee Nelson is back with a brand new show...

A Taste of International Folk Song and Dance (Part One)
Sun, 18/10/2015 - 19:30
West Cliff Theatre

In aid of 'Help Alexia Walk' and 'Christmas for Colchester General Hospital Children's Ward'.

Music Quiz
Thu, 22/10/2015 - 19:30
The Royal Oak

Teams of up to six people welcome.

Jaywick martello tower Autumn Talks: Zeppelins Over Essex
Fri, 23/10/2015 - 11:00 to 12:30
Jaywick Martello Tower

One in a series of five talks. Further dates below

The Lullaby Concerts - Claire's Musical Party
Sat, 24/10/2015 (All day)
Clacton County High School

Enjoy a unique interactive introduction to orchestral music by joining City of London Sinfonia and presenter Claire Henry for a concert specially devised for children between two and seven years old.