ESSEX & SUFFOLK COUNTRY LINK

Chairman:  Tony Paul 01206 251515 – mobile 07951 789056

Treasurer: Iain Dingle 01376 583900 – mobile 07768 088300

Organiser:  Paul Peak 01206 619514 – mobile 07950 026755

paul.peak@frating.go-plus.net       kirsteen.bryson@hotmail.co.uk

www.country-link.org.uk

 

Programme – September 2019 – March 2020

 

 

October

Tuesday 8th

Monthly get-together at the Cricketers, Fordham Heath, CO3 9TG. At 7.15pm

 

Saturday

12th

Beth Chatto’s Garden – Autumn Plant Weekend

Free entry – Meet at entrance at 2pm

 

Friday 18th – Monday 21st

National weekend – Prince Regent Hotel, Weymouth DT4 7NR

 

Saturday 26th

Visit the Imperial War Museum at Duxford. Car share available. Meet at Greenstead Green at 9.15am

https://www.iwm.org.uk/visits/iwm-duxford

 

Thursday

31st

Halloween Quizzical Evening – rearranged from 31st Sept – dressing up optional although prizes will be given!

– to be held at John Gargan’s House (Little Orchard, Church Road, Greenstead Green, Halstead)

November

Saturday 9th

Grand Firework Display by Tony  – date / time etc to be confirmed

 

Tuesday 12th

Monthly get-together at the Cricketers, Fordham Heath, CO3 9TG. At 7.15pm

 

Saturday 16th

Visit to Green Island Gardens – walk around the grounds and visit the tea room.  Meet at 2pm

£6.00 entry

https://www.greenislandgardens.co.uk/

 

Friday

22nd

Meal out or drinks at Thatcher’s Arms, Mount Bures, Bures CO8 5AT

 

Friday

29th

Maldon Christmas Vintage Sale (4pm-9pm) – 7pm meeting at Christmas Tree outside the church

December

Saturday 7th

Chris will be hosting a Christmas special. Time and details to be confirmed

 

 

 

Thursday 12th

Visit Otley Hall  for a Christmas tour -

£17.50              www.otleyhall.co.uk

 

Ros will buy tickets if there is enough interest BUT if you book a ticket you have to pay for it!!

 

 Friday

20th

Country Link Christmas meal at the Cricketers. 2 Courses  for £19.95 / 3 Courses for £23.95

 

Tuesday 31st

Ros invites you for supper at 1 Stone Cottages – Pipe in the New Year  - Halstead Style

 
 
 

 

 

 


January

Saturday 4th or Sunday 5th

Andre Rieu – 70 Years Young

A New Year cinema event at the Empire theatre in Halstead to celebrate Andre Rieu’s 70th birthday from his castle in Maastricht

www.empire-theatre.co.uk

 

Tuesday 7th

Walk with Paul – route and times to be confirmed

 

Tuesday 14th

Monthly get-together at the Cricketers, Fordham Heath, CO3 9TG. At 7.15pm

 

Tuesday 21st

Planning Meeting at Paul’s (4 Johnson Drive, Elmstead CO7 7AL) at 7-30pm. – please come with ideas and information where possible. Tea/coffee and nibbles provided

 

Sunday 26th

You are invited to a Burns Luncheon –come and celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s Bard in a semi traditional way.

Venue – Slough Farm CO7 7RX at 12.30 pm

February

Saturday 8th

AGM – Greenstead Green Village Hall

Meet at 6pm for food or 7.30pm for the AGM

Further details nearer the time

 

Tuesday

11th

Monthly get-together at the Cricketers, Fordham Heath, CO3 9TG. At 7.15pm

 

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Cinema Night  - First Site in Colchester hold regular film nights – date and film to be confirmed

 

Friday

28th

Join us for an exotic meal out at Turkish Astare restaurant in Witham

March

Tuesday

10th

Monthly get-together at the Cricketers, Fordham Heath, CO3 9TG. At 7.15pm

 

Sunday

15th

Join Ros for a quizzical walk.  Meet for Sunday lunch at farm shop. Then walk it off (not compulsory)

 

Wednesday

25th

Games Night at Iain’s house - 133 Francis Way, Silver End, Witham, CM8 3QT

Can include meal from local fish and chip shop if wanted

 

Mon 30th

Pub night at the Wenham Queen, Great Wenham, Essex CO7 6PU

https://wenhamqueen.co.uk/dining

 

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