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Welcome to Wakes Colne Green

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Wakes Colne Green - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Wakes Colne Green to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Wakes Colne Green as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Wakes Colne Green

18
JUN
You Can't Beat A Woman
The Minories Galleries

You Cant Beat A Woman ‐ A Heritage Lottery Project ExhibitionA multidisciplinary exhibition recounting the story of the founding of refuges in East Anglia and East London for women suffering domestic violence.This fascinating exhibition tells the story of the womens refuge movement…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01206 712437
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19
JUN
Galvin Green Man Book Club with Ursula Ferrigno
Galvin Green Man

Acclaimed food writer and chef Ursula Ferrigno will be at Galvin Green Man in Howe St for the pubs monthly lunch time book club on Tuesday 19th June. Ursula Ferrigno embodies the Italian and Mediterranean passion for good food made from the…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

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21
JUN
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Best of Wham!
Mercury Theatre

Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show to venues across the UK featuring the very best of George Andrew Pepsi and Shirlie The Best of WhamSWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS THE BEST OF WHAMStarring CRAIG WEBB Sweeney Entertainments brings a fantastic new show…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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23
JUN
Barn Dance
The Delphi Centre

Barn Dance at the refurbished Delphi Centre Featuring a live Barn Dance Band Pluck n Squeeze a four piece band from Stowmarket with caller.This evening will be full of fun and plenty of laughs.A ploughmans supper will be served and included in…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07909 993799
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13
JUL
Sense and Sensibility
National Trust Flatford

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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20
JUL
Sweeney Entertainments Presents The Take That Expe
Braintree Arts Centre

Sweeney Entertainments brings The Take That Experience to audiences across the UK with their incredible stage show Relight The Fire recreating the latest Take That favourites as well as all the classic songs from the past. Five wonderfully talented guys with a…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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28
SEP
Phil Nichol - Your Wrong tour 2018
Colchester Arts Centre

The award winning and critically acclaimed Canadian comedian Phil Nichol has announced a UK Tour for 2018. Phil who is currently starring in the new West End musical Everybodys Talking About Jamie will be bringing his latest hour Your Wrong to…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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29
SEP
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Layer Marney Tower

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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12
OCT
Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
Colchester Arts Centre

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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29
OCT
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Jackson Live in Co
Mercury Theatre

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time but many of todays artists have been inspired by his iconic style. His career spanned nearly five decades of music and he was continually at the…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01366 380333
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Tourist Attractions


Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo has some of the best cat and primate collections in Europe. See a White Tiger eye to eye in White Tiger Valley, or get closer to the Zoo's Chimpanzees at Chimp World. The Zoo received special recognition for its work on projects across the board…

Paycocke House

A fine 16th century timber‐framed house, and one of the jewels among the many interesting buildings in Coggeshall and is a legacy from the town's prosperous Wool Age.Coggeshall was also famous for its lace, examples of which are displayed inside Paycocke's House. There is a very attractive…

Gainsborough House

The museum and art gallery at the birthplace of Thomas Gainsborough. Gainsborough's House, the only birthplace of the great British artist open to the public in Britain, opened as a museum in 1961. It shows a large collection of his paintings, drawings and prints as well…

Boydells Farm

Boydells Dairy Farm is a small working farm, run by the Threadgold family consisting of Roy and Cherry, with son Kiley in partnership. The farm is open to the public and specialises in sheep milking. Set in the beautiful North Essex countryside only an hour's drive from central…

Colchester Castle

A visit to Colchester Castle Museum takes you through 2000 years of some of the most important events in British History. At the museum you can see real mosaics, go inside the foundations of the Roman temple that once stood here and take part in a story tour…

Colne Valley Railway

Sample the atmosphere and take a ride on an award winning period country railway. A pretty line, relocated station buildings, signal boxes and bridges all lovingly restored and rebuilt. A large and varied collection of operational vintage steam and diesel engines, carriages and wagons that represent much of…

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