Braintree Area

Local History

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Group Contact:- Janis Collis
Meetings are at St Peters in the Field Church Hall in Bocking at 2.00pm on the 3rd Tuesday each month, unless we are out on a visit. See programme for details.
If you would like to contact Janis you can telephone her on her mobile number: 07550088864. Alternatively you can click on the 'bird' link in the right hand column.

Dates for your Diary
Tue Mar 17th Visit, Braintree Museum, Manor Street. Guided talk and tour of new exhibition on Courtaulds by
Claire Willett. Meet at the Museum at 2.00pm, cost £10 includes refreshments
Tue Apr 21st Talk at St Peters in the Field Church Hall, by Keith Lovell,
"Essex Foods" 2.00pm Cost £5.00 includes refreshments
Tue May 19th Visit to Cressing Temple Barns and Gardens with David Andrews
Meet at Visitor Centre at 2.00pm. Cost £5 refreshments not included
Tue Jun 16th Visit to Colchester for guided walk with Tony Fraser. Cost and meeting place to be confirmed
Tue Jul 21st Visit to Braintree Public Gardens, guided tour/talk by Julien Courtauld
Time to be confirmed cost £5.00 refreshments not included
Tue Aug 18th Visit to the Gardens of Easton Lodge, talk/guided tour. Meet at the Visitor Centre entrance at
1.30pm, cost £6.50 refreshments included.
Tue Sep 15th Visit to Gosfield Church, Talk/Tour.
Cost and time to be confirmed.
Tue Oct 20th Talk at St Peters in the Field Church Hall by Lesley Killin,"History Detectives"
2.00pm cost £4.00 refreshments included
Tue Nov 17th Talk at St Peters in the Field Church Hall, by Alex Bass. "The River Colne from source to sea".
2.00pm £5.00 includes refreshments.
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Drawing Family History
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Le Dejeuner Lunch Group Line Dance
Lipreading Local History
Murder Book Club Painting
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Ukulele Group Walkie-Talkies
Walking Group 1 Walking Group 2
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