Sung in Four Part Harmony
Tuesday 19th June
Including songs from/by:
Les miserables, Evita, Abba,
The Sound of Music,
My Fair Lady, Carousel,
Sweet Charity, South Pacific,
The Arcadians, Tales of Hoffman,
Gilbert & Sullivan
Tickets on the door: £8
Refreshments & Raffle
Saturday 23 rd June
A Two Course Meal
Bring your own drink.
Bring some 50 p pieces for the games.
W.I. Fund Raiser for out Centenary
TKTs available in The Lighthouse
Enquiries to Judy Crees 01621 869 730
Sue Harrington 07745 409 777
Friday 29th June
3.30 pm to 5.30 pm
Tollesbury Winter Olympics – In July
A Variety Show
Comedy, Music, Sketches,
& Nonsense – as usual!
Fri 6th & Sat 7th July 2018
Curtain-up 7;30 pm
Tickets on sale from 9th June
Venue: The Centre, Tollesbury
T: 07547 566 811
Tolleshunt D'Arcy Horticultural Show
Tolleshunt D'Arcy Horticultural Show
Saturday 7th July 2018
The show opens at 2pm in the afternoon when you can go into the marquee to see all of the judged exhibits. Entry to the marquee is £1 per adult, children are free.
Flower show, Home Produce,
Handicraft, Visual Arts
There’s plenty of parking on the recreation ground if you are coming from outside of the village.
As well as the marquee there are several stalls and places to get an ice cream or drink as well as demonstrations of crafts such as woodcarving.
At 4:30 we start to hand out the awards for the show – there are several cups available to win as listed in the printed schedule
After prize giving there’s an auction of the entries that are kindly donated by entrants. You can pick up a prize winning cake, cucumber or bunch of flowers for a bargain – and the money again will go towards funding next year’s show
To end the show we’ll draw the raffle – usually around 5:15 ; there are always some excellent prizes on offer donated by local business and the committee members.
Link: Tolleshunt D'Arcy Horticultural Show
Saturday 14th July
12.00 pm – 7.30 pm
Entry Adults £10 / Kids Free
Tollesbury Fire & Rescue Service
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Live or work within 5 minutes of Tollesbury Fire Station?
Want to be paid for making your community safer?
Find out more:
01376 576 698
Essex County Fire & Rescue Service
Primary School Admissions
NB There are significant changes
from previous years
Apply On Time!
Parents of children born during the period
1 September 2013 to 31 August 2014
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The Parish Council is planning to upgrade some of the items of play equipment at the Recreation Ground over the next few years.
We are looking for people to help raise funds towards the new equipment. If you would be willing to organise/ assist with fund raising events, please contact the Parish Clerk, Michelle Curtis, on
01621 869 039 or
A new gallery
showing work by artists
in Tollesbury and the marshes
2 East Street, Tollesbury, CM9 8QD
Open from Saturday 03 Feb 2018:
Saturdays 10 am to 12 (noon)
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Would you like to help protect local and national wildlife whilst having fun and meeting like minded people?
Here at Old Hall Marshes near Tollesbury we're looking for enthusiastic, friendly volunteers to join our team. At our weekly work parties you'll have a chance to meet others and share your enthusiasm for nature, learn about wildlife and gain an insight into the RSPB's conservation work.
Old Hall Marshes is one of the last remaining stretches of undisturbed ancient grazing marsh throughout Essex. The reserve is a haven for a range of wildlife from tens of thousands of wintering waders and wildfowl to rare damselflies and nationally scarce plants.
We need your help carrying out practical work on the reserve to help look after this special place. Working as part of the team will require good practical and problem solving skills. You'll help manage reedbeds to help species such as bearded tit, replace fencing and gateways, and cut and clear vegetation on the grazing marsh to provide better nesting and feeding areas for breeding waders such as lapwing and redshank.
Our work parties will run every Thursday from October until March. We're aware that everyone has commitments so if you can't make every session don't worry, we would still love to hear from you! We'll be running a taster day on Thursday 15 October, please come along to give it a try (booking essential).
Who to contact
To book onto the taster day or to find out more about volunteering with the RSPB please contact Neil Lincoln on 01621 869015 or drop us an email at email@example.com
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- General Election June 2017
- County Council Elections May 2017
- Bradwell Concerns 2014
- Application Refused
- Dormouse Survey
- Air Ambulance
- Church Vacancy
- Election Results 2015
- Priti Patel Promotions
- Cryotech Firm Relocation
- BT Openreach Landline Fault (Aug 28 – Sept 02 2014)
- Radio Caroline relocates to the Blackwater
- Alternative (Wireless) Superfast Broadband Launch
- Tollesbury Neighbourhood Planning
- Superfast Landline Fibre Broadband
- Police and Crime Commissioner Election 2016: Essex
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It is reported that Maldon District Council is to support the construction of two new Nuclear Power stations near Bradwell.
A reason given is to provide a boost to the local economy.
December 2015 Progress Report &
Recent Letter to the Local Community
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