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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

01
JUL
5k Zombie Survival Run - Inflatable Obstacle Cours
Chelmsford City Racecourse

Survive our crazy 5km inflatable courseYou will be given a tag belt with 3 lives before you set off to complete our insane 5k run packed with humongous inflatable obstacles.Evade the Zombies along the routeIf that was not enough zombies have occupied…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07709 471891
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01
JUL
Essex Castle bike ride
Kings Head Meadow

A great days cycling starting in Colchester the ride offers three beautiful circular routes of 25 50 or 75 miles taking you along the quiet country lanes and through the picturesque villages of North Essex. …

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL:
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06
JUL
The Comedy Club Chelmsford
The Lion Inn

The Comedy Club Presents 4 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Venue: The Lion Inn Main Road Boreham Chelmsford CM3 3JAPriceStandard: GBP 14Links: Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com75369‐0Website: https:go.evvnt.com75369‐1…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 761112
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12
JUL
CRAFTING WORKSHOP - Beaded Jewellery, the basics
Simply Handmade too

CRAFTING WORKSHOP ‐ Beaded Jewellery the basics.Are you new to crafting Want to make something but dont know where to start Are you unfamiliar with the tools you might needThen book into our Beaded Jewellery workshop where you will be…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01787 827117
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14
JUL
The Little Yellow Weekender
The Little Yellow Door

A Weekend Long House Party On a remote Island What Could Possibly Go Wrong Recently evicted from their home at 68 Notting Hill Gate the team behind Londons longest standing pop‐up The Little Yellow Door is back bringing you a weekend…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07801 267854
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19
JUL
CRAFTING WORKSHOP - A beginners guide to decoupage
Simply Handmade too

CRAFTING WORKSHOP ‐ A beginners guide to decoupageHave you always wanted to have a go at decoupage but dont know where to start Would you like to spend a couple of hours with like‐minded people enjoying learning a new craftThen we…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01787 827117
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21
JUL
The Wind in the Willows
Melford Hall

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
JUL
CRAFTING WORKSHOP - Papermaking from plants
Simply Handmade too

CRAFTING WORKSHOP ‐ Paper making from plantsJoin the charismatic Charlie on this exciting half‐day workshop learning the ancient craft of making handmade paper from plants. Handmade paper is a creative medium that has become extremely popular with artists and craftspeople. …

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01787 827117
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28
JUL
A Midsummer Night's Dream
National Trust Flatford

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: 11.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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01
AUG
CRAFTING WORKSHOP - Designing with wire
Simply Handmade too

CRAFTING WORKSHOP ‐ Designing with wire.Have you ever wondered how to create some of the wire weaving sculptures that we see in craft shops Do you just not know where to beginThen join Beverley for expert tuition on Designing with wire.…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01787 827117
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09
AUG
ART WORKSHOP - Start watercolours
Simply Handmade too

ART WORKSHOP ‐ Start watercolours with Michele Webber.Would you like to start painting in watercolours Perhaps you simply have no idea know where to start or even which brush you should use let alone any idea what type of paper you should…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01787 827117
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09
AUG
AT WORKSHOP - Flowers in coloured pencils
Simply Handmade too

ART Workshop ‐ Flowers in coloured pencilsColoured pencils have undergone a remarkable transformation in recent years pigment levels have been increased and they now give vibrant beautiful results. The controllability of pencils is perfect for the slow build up of botanical work.…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01787 827117
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18
AUG
Only Fools and 3 Courses
Best Western Marks Tey Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Marlene and Boycie invite you to a Gala Dinner.Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning Invitation.Join us for the Dinner event of the year which…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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18
AUG
Only Fools and 3 Courses Interactive Dinner Shiow
The Essex Golf and Country Club

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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22
SEP
Fawlty Towers Interactive Dinner Show
Marks Tey Hotel

Join us for the dinner event of the year which combines fine food and classic comedy action as Basil Sybil and Manuel do their very best to look after you the only way they no how. Chaos and mayhem are served in…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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05
DEC
The Comedy Club Chelmsford Christmas Special
The Lion Inn

Acts TBCVenue: The Lion Inn Main Road Boreham Chelmsford CM3 3JAPrice3 Course Meal & Comedy Show: GBP 45Comedy Show Only: GBP 23Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com81825‐0Tickets: https:go.evvnt.com81825‐1…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 761112
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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…

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…

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…

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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