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Emma Besselaar plus friend - piano & cello
Thursday 14th November 2019 13:00
Maldon United Reformed Church, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4PZ
One of Churches Together in Maldon's Monthly Lunchtime Concerts. Coffee and Tea are served from 12.15 Onwards, please feel free to bring your lunch and come and go as you wish. Emma will play a varied programme for cello on her first time at Maldon URC.
Cost: Free entry
More details: www.maldonurc.org.uk

The Angry Boater
Saturday 16th November 2019 7.30pm
Maldon Little Ship Club, The Hythe, Maldon   CM9 5HN
The Angry Boater Comedy Show Top British comedian Joel Sanders had quite a nice life before he discovered boating. He performed in Vegas and appeared with legends Robin Williams and Chris Rock, but gave it all up to pursue his childhood dream of living on a boat. And now he is THE ANGRY BOATER. Fresh from the Edinburgh Festival, he’s bringing his show to the Maldon Little Ship Club on Saturday November 16th to share the trauma of everything boating has done to him. He’s angry, hilarious, and gives voice to the universal communal grief of all fellow sufferers of “the boating condition.” Tickets available only in advance from www.angryboater.com. Show 7.30-9.30pm with interval; bar open from 6pm.
Cost: £12
More details: 07956 501873

Goldhanger Film Club: Red Joan
Wednesday 20th November 2019 Doors open 7.00pm, film starts 7.30pm
Goldhanger Village Hall, Head Street, Goldhanger   CM9 8AY
Inspired by an extraordinary true story, Joan Stanley (Dame Judi Dench), is a widow living out a quiet retirement in the suburbs when, shockingly, the British Secret Service places her under arrest. The charge: providing classified scientific information - including details on the building of the atomic bomb - to the Soviet government for decades. As the interrogation gets underway, Joan relives the dramatic events that shaped her life and her beliefs. Rating: R (for brief sexuality/nudity) Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense Run time: 110 mins Drinks & refreshments available before the film and during the interval
Cost: £6 on the door, please book in advance
More details: jillcrooks66@icloud.com

Farmers Market at The Bell Inn
Sunday 24th November 2019 9am-1pm
The Bell Inn, Beckingham Street Tolleshunt Major , Tolleshunt Major Mal   CM9 8LL
Tolleshunt Major Farmers Market at The Bell Inn. A monthly event with a chance purchase the best local produce and meet the people behind it! We have a host of suppliers attending to offer...pastries, desserts, meats, preserves, jewellery, drinks, fragrances and much more! More info - https://www.thebeckinghambell.com/farmersmarket If you would like a pitch at the Farmers Market please contact us on info@thebeckinghambell.com .
Cost: Free Entry
More details: 01621868154

RCYC Christmas Fayre
Sunday 24th November 2019 11am to 3pm
Royal Corinthian Yacht Club, The Quay, Burnham on Crouch   CM0 8AX
A free entry, Christmas Fayre. With stalls from many local craft and tradespeople. From wine to bags, to cards, soaps and jewellery. We have it all. Refreshments available.
Cost: 0
More details: 01621 782105

Boo Hewerdine
Sunday 24th November 2019 7.30pm
Blue Boar, Silver Street, Maldon   CM9 4QE
For over 30 years, Boo Hewerdine has been considered one of the UK's finest singer-songwriters. As lead singer of the seminal band, The Bible, through his subsequent solo work and his longtime collaboration with the incredible Eddi Reader, he has become something of a national treasure. A naturally gifted raconteur and his gigs are always a total joy. Tickets Maldon Town Hall 01621 857373 or 0784 653 5861 or email Nicola@mactheatre.co.uk for any enquiries.
Cost: £15
More details: www.mactheatre.org.uk/

Jazz Workshop Sunday
Sunday 24th November 2019 10.30am - 1pm and 2pm - 5pm
The Swan Hotel, High Street, Maldon   CM9 5EP
24th November Two sessions of exploring, singing and playing jazz. 10.30am - 1pm Jazz, gospel and swing singing led by leading jazz singer Tina May (see tinamay.com). Tina is also a voice coach who specialises in helping people develop their voices in a relaxed and fun environment. Accompanied by Dave Brooker (keys) from local combo Kind of Blue. 2pm - 5pm All instruments led by John Seeley MA BA Music (sax and clarinet) (johnseeleyjazz.co.uk) accompanied by his rhythm section. All levels welcome. £12 per person per session. Pay on the day but please reserve via jazzworkshopsmaldon@gmail.com "We all have a song we are meant to play. born inside us" Zen Guitar
Cost: £12 per person per session
More details: jazzworkshopsmaldon@gmail.com

Farm Open Day
Saturday 30th November 2019 10.30am - 12.30pm
Lauriston Farm, Lauriston Farm Chase, Goldhanger   CM9 8AH
Come and find out what we do at our Farm Open Day. Learn about biodynamic farming, the work we do and how we plan to expand our amazing work. You'll also meet our animals and get a chance to feed the sheep. About us: We are a 210 acre biodynamic/organic community owned farm near Goldhanger. Our farm is home to rare breed cattle and sheep, along with bees and laying hens. We also grow vegetables, fruit and herbs. The farm is biodynamic and so managed in a holistic, ecological and ethical way. Where we are: We are nestled right by the stunning Blackwater Estuary, a mile down a farm track off the Maldon Road (B1026). Parking: Free in the farmyard (between the barns) Wheelchair friendly/drop off point by barn/disabled toilets Spaces are limited so booking in advance is essential by either phone or email.
Cost: Free
More details: socialfarming@lauristonfarm.co.uk or 01621 788348

Christmas Fair
Sunday 1st December 2019 9:30am-4pm
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon, Essex   CM9 6QA
Come and meet SANTA in his Grotto, enjoy a miniature steam train ride, meander through our Christmas stalls and join in with our fun entertainment and children's rides. Ticket prices £12 per person, includes 1 free train ride, other rides £1 per person, a gift bag from Santa and refreshments for children 12 years old and under & Santa's snacks for each person. £3 admission fee for those not booked to see Santa Miniature steam train OPEN for rides 'ASTARIA' model village and Tea Room open
Cost: Santa Tickets £12, Entry to fair without Santa visit £3
More details: 01621 843183 or events@museumofpower.org.uk

Santa Specials
Saturday 7th December 2019 to Sunday 8th December 2019 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm
Mangapps Railway Museum, Southminster Road, Burnham on Crouch   CM0 8QG
Travel by steam train to see Santa in his grotto Gifts for the children, seasonal refreshments, large indoor museum to explore. Book early to avoid disappointment. Tel. 01621 784898
Cost: £13 adult, £13 child, under 3 years £8 Tickets include train ride, refreshments for all, presents & museum
More details: 01621 784898

 

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