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Goldhanger Film Club: Lion
Wednesday 18th October 2017 Doors open at 7pm for 7:30pm start
Goldhanger Village Hall, Head Street, Goldhanger   CM9 8AY
Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a re Cert: PG Come and enjoy a BIG screen experience - ice creams, wine and soft drinks available before and during the interval. Plenty of parking behind the hall.
Cost: £5 plus refreshments
More details: Advance bookings only please: jillcrooks66@icloud.com, 01621 788738

Posh and Pre-loved Ladies Clothes and Accessories
Friday 27th October 2017 7.00PM to 9.30PM
Maldon Town Hall , Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4RL
Good quality, newly new ladies clothes and accessories for sale at very reasonable prices including evening and wedding clothes. Changing rooms available. Advice on alterations and recycling clothes, Beauty treatments, local crafts - soap, chocolate, jewellery and much more. Excellent raffle to include £100 Fenwick voucher and other gifts. All proceeds to Action for Family Carers (looking after unpaid carers across Essex). Items can be put up for sale. Contact 01621 851640 ask for Kim Smith.
Cost: £5 to include glass of Prosecco or 2 soft drinks
More details: 01621 332619 or 01621 851640

Mayor of Maldon's Autumn Ball
Saturday 28th October 2017 6.30pm for 7pm - Carriages at midnight
The Warren Golf Club, Nr Maldon, Woodham Mortimer   CM9 6RW
The Mayor of Maldon's Charity Autumn Ball at The Warren Golf Club A welcome drink, fine 3 course meal and dancing to DJ Badger.
Cost: £38.00 pp
More details: Nina - 01621 857373

Power Cheer Halloween Party
Saturday 28th October 2017 6-midnight
The swan, 73 Maldon high street, Maldon  
Fundraiser for Maldon’s cheerleading and dance team Power Cheer. Join us on the 28th October for a night full of performances, dancing and fun! £5 per person, doors open at 6pm till midnight. Prize money for best dressed!
Cost: £5
More details: Powerforcecheer@gmail.com or phone 07753471454

Halloween Spooky Science Day
Sunday 29th October 2017 10am - 4pm
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Nr. Maldon   CM9 6QA
Come and bring the family along for our Halloween Spooky Science day at the Museum of Power. Featuring our very own Mad Professor's science and magic show, interactive experiments and crafts, spooky storytelling, live creepy crawlies to hold, miniature steam train rides, toffee apples and baked potatoes, scary facepainting and more..
Cost: Adults £6 / Children £3
More details: 01621 843183

Hunter Muskett at Blue Boar
Sunday 29th October 2017 19:30 to 22:00
Blue Boar, Silver Street, Maldon   CM0 4QE
Hunter Muskett is made up of Chris George, Terry Hiscock, Doug Morter and Rog Trevitt. Their music is described as ‘quintessentially English’ and is a beautifully intricate tapestry of guitars, poetic lyrics and lush harmonies. This tour brings their latest album ‘Unafraid and Sober’, which is recorded, mixed and mastered by Spencer Cozens. It is an exquisite piece of work and it is highly recommended to hear the songs played live in this medieval, intimate setting.
Cost: £10
More details: Tickets Maldon TIC : 01621 856503

Promenade Park Fireworks
Saturday 4th November 2017
Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Annual fireworks display organised by the Maldon Rotary Club. More details available soon.

Bonfire Night & Fireworks Display at The Bell Inn
Monday 6th November 2017 Celebrations from 4pm - Fireworks at 6:30pm
The Bell Inn, Beckingham Street , Tolleshunt Major Mal   CM9 8LL
- Live Music from Tony Way4Ward - Bring the whole Family! Trick or Treat Games - Prizes for the Best Carved Pumpkin & Best Guy Fawke! - Celebrations begin 4pm - Fireworks at 6:30pm - Mulled Cider – Hot Food – Toffee Apples - Hog Roast
Cost: Free of charge to watch fireworks - Charges apply for refreshments etc
More details: 01621 868154

Traditional Jazz Evening
Saturday 11th November 2017
Wickham Bishops Village Hall, Church Road, Wickham Bishops   CM8 3JZ
Guest Artists such as Keith Nichols and the All Stars, Grahm Hughes and the Sunshine Kings, The Jackie Free All Stars with Johnny Crocker, The Alan Gresty Jazz Band with Pete Neighbour on clarinet, The John Petters AllStar Jazz Band, Richard Leach's Seven Stars of Jazz and other artists to be confirmed.
Cost: 12.50
More details: 01621 891717

Goldhanger Film Club: Their Finest
Wednesday 15th November 2017 Doors open at 7pm for 7:30pm start
Goldhanger Village Hall, Head Street, Goldhanger   CM9 8AY
With London emptied of its men now fighting at the Front, Catrin Cole (Gemma Arterton) is hired by the British Ministry as a "slop" scriptwriter charged with bringing "a woman's touch" to morale-boosting propaganda films. Her natural flair quickly gets her noticed by dashing movie producer Buckley (Sam Claflin) As bombs are dropping all around them, Catrin, Buckley and a colorful crew work furiously to make a film that will warm the hearts of the nation. Cert: 12A, Comedy, drama, romance
Cost: £5 plus refreshments
More details: Advance bookings only please: jillcrooks66@icloud.com, 01621 788738

 

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