Monday, 30 October 2017

Friday, 20 October 2017

Braintree & Bocking Constitutional Club Vacancy Including Accommodation

Club Management Couple
Are you friendly, outgoing, well presented, and experienced in all aspects of running a bar?

We are looking for an experienced Club Steward and Stewardess for our small private members’ club.  In addition to interacting with Club members your responsibilities will include managing the cellar and bars.  There is also an exciting opportunity to develop your food sales with the catering concession that comes as part of the total package.

An unfurnished three-bedroom flat including utilities and reasonable use of the phone are also included with this opportunity.

Salary to be negotiated.

More information is available on our Club website at

Written applications, including all relevant experience should be sent to:
The Secretary, Braintree & Bocking Constitutional Club, Great House, Great Square, Braintree, CM7 1TY

or by e-mail to

Great Deals on Honda during Blue Light Weekend Event 4th-5th November

What's on Half Term

Sat- Park Run Castle Park. A 5km timed run 9am, free to take part but need to register before run first run.

Sat- Free Family Saturdays at Firstsite 11am-1pm & 2-4pm.

Sat- From Camulodunum to Colchester guided walking tour from Colchester Visitor Centre 11am, fee payable.

Sat- Fright Night at Colchester Zoo, open until 9,30pm.

Sat- Wivenhoe Farmers Market, High Street Wivenhoe 9.30am-12.30pm.

Sat & all week- Kids Club at Colchester Odeon 10am & 10.30am. This week’s screenings are “Despicable Me 3” & “The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature”.

Sun- Sunday Stroll at High Woods Country Park 11-12 midday, free.

Mon- Fri- Half Term Halloween at the East Anglian Railway Museum 10am-4pm, fee payable.

Wed- Awesome Autumn Adventure at High Woods Country Park 10-12 midday, fee payable & booking required.

Thur- Halloween Lanterns at Hollytrees Museum, various sessions, booking required.

Thur- Museums Night at Colchester Castle. Visit the Castle after hours 6-9pm, fee payable & booking required.

Fri- Friday Health Walk at High Woods Country Park, 11-12 midday free.

Thursday, 19 October 2017

World Famous Oktoberfest here in Colchester


Colchester is set for a weekend of traditional Bavarian entertainment and food and drink. Celebrating Germany's world-famous beer festival, Oktoberfest arrives in Castle Park for the very first time from 27-28 October. All the action will take place inside one of Europe's largest touring beer tents to ensure a true Bavarian style is had by all. Find out more and book your tickets here

Make your own Halloween Lanterns at Hollytrees Museum Thursday 26th October

Click here for more info

Doomsday Colchester's Brand New Scream Park Friday 13th - Tuesday 31st October


Prepare to be scared this Halloween as Colchester's first Scream Park is coming to Castle Park. Featuring three themed mazes, a free Gloomsday family festival and Doomsday Feast plus extra attraction THE VERDICT which is designed to push you towards fear as you have never known! For more information and to book tickets click here.

Shriek Week at Colchester Zoo

Shriek Week 2017