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Huw Williams
Sunday 14th October 2018 19:30
The Blue Boar, Silver Street, Maldon   CM9 4QE
An evening of well-crafted songs, entertaining stories and great humour from Huw Williams. He began his professional career as a singer songwriter. He toured and recorded as part of the duo Huw and Tony Williams, whose songs were covered by many other artists in the USA and Europe, including Fairport Convention whose version of 'Summer Before the War' and Simon Nicol's 'Rosemary's Sister' brought him to a much wider audience. He has also worked as a broadcaster producing and presenting programs for the BBC in the UK. An evening in his company is an absolute tonic and just what the doctor ordered.
Cost: Tickets £12
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Maldon Drama Group presents 1984
Thursday 18th October 2018 to Saturday 20th October 2018 19:00 to 22:30
Maldon Town Hall, Market Hill, Maldon   CM9 4RL
George Orwell's 1984 adapted for the stage by Matthew Dunster. This play presents an unsettling image of a dystopian future ruled by fear and the ever present Big Brother, where individuality is banned and all thought is controlled. Directed by Paul Warner the play features Paul Macklin as Winston and Heather Sims Lucas as Julia. Defying a ban on individuality, Winston dares to express his thoughts in a diary and pursues a relationship with Julia, it doesn’t end well. Curtain up 19.45 Licenced bar available.
Cost: £9-£10
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Rock For Rosie Charity Dance
Saturday 20th October 2018 730pm - 11pm
The Plume Academy, Stage Hall, Fambridge Road, Maldon   CN9 6AB
Join local band RELOADED and local singers JUST US for a night of entertainment and dancing, with songs from the 50s, 60s and more. Raising funds for local girl Rosie Day aged five to help with her rehabilitation following her heart transplant and brain damage. Bring your own drinks and nibbles. Rosie's story:
Cost: £7.50 each
More details: Rita Sutton 07834 063405 Malcolm: 07748 966725

Michael Jackson Tribute
Friday 2nd November 2018 7:30 pm - midnight
Maldon Stadium, Park Drive, Maldon   CM9 5JQ
Our fantastic 'Forever Jackson' tribute comes to the Maldon Stadium on Friday 2nd November, we relive all of the greatest hits of Michael Jackson! Book tickets online at: Doors Open: 7:30 pm Act Starts: 8:30 pm We recommend arriving early to find your seat, and order food and drinks. Food Served from the Menu Licensed Bar Serving Drinks Free Parking
Cost: £12 in advance, or £14 at the door.
More details: Phone: 01621 983150 | Email:

Free Entry Firework & Bonfire Night Party
Saturday 3rd November 2018 From 6pm
The Bell Inn , Beckingham Street , Tolleshunt Major   CM9 8LL
A fabulous evening with FREE Firework Display and Bonfire, Toffee Apples, Beer Tent, BBQ, Trick or Treat Games for Children and much more! All in the field behind The Bell Inn from 6pm. More details and timings TBC nearer time....
More details: 01621868154

Katriona Gilmore and Jamie Roberts "A Problem Of Our Kind" Album Launch Tour
Friday 23rd November 2018 20:00-22:45
The Blue Boar, 3-7 Silver St., Maldon   CM9 4QE
“Katriona and Jamie are at the heart of everything with increasingly impressive singing and playing.”R2 5* Review A Problem Of Our Kind is the fifth studio album from award-winning folk/roots duo Gilmore & Roberts – their first release since 2016’s live album In Our History, which celebrated a decade of performing together. Katriona Gilmore (vocals, fiddle, mandolin) and Jamie Roberts (vocals, guitar) met while studying at Leeds College of Music and began working together in 2006. “We had similar tastes in music” explains Jamie, “and for our degree course we had to write songs and record demos – we’d sing and play on each others’ songs and suddenly we had a load of arrangements that we could play live.” Starting out on the open mic circuit in Leeds, Gilmore & Roberts kept working on their music for the next five years, juggling gigs with day-jobs and playing in other bands, until finally taking the leap and turning pro in 2011 after an invite to support folk rock legends Fairport Convention on a six week tour. Gilmore & Roberts infuse their son
Cost: £13.75
More details: 01621 856503

Christmas Fayre at The Bell Inn
Saturday 8th December 2018 11am - 4pm
The Bell Inn , Beckingham Street Tolleshunt Major , Maldon   CM9 8LL
A chance to do a bit of Christmas Shopping at our Festive Fayre - The Bell Inn on Saturday 8th December from 2pm - 7pm. There will be Food, Drinks, Festive Games and Visitors throughout the afternoon for all the family to enjoy! As we book stalls and organise more of the goings on we will add to this to let everyone know what to expect...... We are also looking for local suppliers to have stalls in the pub to sell Christmas Gifts / Food etc. A stall/table is £10, if you would like a stall please email us on . Look forward to hearing from you!
Cost: No charge for entry - Charges apply for refreshments gifts etc
More details: 01621 868154


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