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Events for week commencing Saturday: April 13

This Week's Events


   Down at The Kavern in East Street, Braintree there's . . .
Boogie, Soul & Funk on the third Friday [next is April 19 ] of the month.
Club Classics on the first Friday [next is May 3] of the month.
and Rock 'n' Roll on the second Friday [next is May 10] of the month.

   Over at Braintree Village - formerly known as Freeport Braintree - they are welcoming all things Spring now until Monday 22nd April. The village will be completely transformed! Take a selfie in front of their beautiful flower wall or giant topiary letters whilst you enjoy live music. For the little ones, they can enjoy an Easter Trail for the chance to WIN a chocolate treat, they so be sure to collect a trail pack from Guest Services (opposite Costa Coffee) and start the search! Plus there will be special Easter events taking place at Thornton's - check out the Braintree Village link on our homepage for more details.

   Over at the Kings Head in Gosfield this Easter you can enjoy a wonderful lunch on Sunday April 21st with two courses for £20 or three courses for a fantastic £25.
Thatís followed on Tuesday April 23rd by a St Georgeís Day Celebration with traditional pie, mash, liquor and jellied eels, all washed down with an English ale! Served lunch and dinner time.
Book early to avoid disappointment on 01787 474016.

   Blackwell's Produce have everything you need for the perfect Easter feast. Order online for collection from the Farm Shop where they have Spring Lamb, Turkey and much more to grace your Easter table

   The Hare and Hounds in High Garrett are happy to announce that theyíre now open for Breakfast! The menu includes Full English, Eggs Benedict, Pancakes, Omelette and American Breakfast served every Tuesday through to Sunday between 7.30 and 11.30 am. All Breakfast Options Come With A Free Tea or Coffee!

   You're invited to join the Saturday Senior Lunch Club over at the Apple Tree, for over 50s and family members. Enjoy a home cooked lunch in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere to enjoy and meet and chat with friends.
Whether on your own or with a friend or group, come along between 12 and 2pm where you can choose from three delicious meals - such as a hearty cottage pie, fish and chips, or a home made soup and chunky bread - all for just £5.99, and which includes ice cream and a tea or coffee. The usual Saturday menu is also available. Reservations are essential, check our events page online for more details.

   The Empire Theatre in Halstead sees . . .
the welcome return of cinema films with matinees on Wednesdays - including free tea and biscuits; film nights on Wednesday evenings, a dementia friendly screening on the second Thursday of every month, and a kids matinee at the weekend.
The Panto Bus Ltd presenting their latest theatre production Goldilocks, The Three Bears & The Mayor Of Porridgeton on Sunday 21st April.
Children and adults alike will all recognise their favourite parts of this tale and with bright costumes, scenery and a whole heap of music, dancing not to mention some fun and laughter along the way. This show is sure to have you singing and dancing in your seats. And maybe all the way home too!
Tickets for the 3pm show are £10 for adults and £8 for children.

   The Bell in Panfield is a great traditional village Pub that serves up food, drink and some great entertainment. They have a few things coming up over Easter including a fantastic Easter Sunday Lunch and evenings entertainment Ė which is live music with Cassie. And then for the kids on Easter Monday there's an Easter egg hunt at 11.30.
And donít forget the regular monthly quiz night - the next one of which is on Wednesday the 24th April at 8pm.

   At the Braintree Town Hall, every Monday, between 11am and midday, cancer patients and cancer survivors can come and enjoy a free hour of fun, friendly, and socially engaging low impact exercise aimed at improving your health and wellbeing.

To reserve your place call the Town Hall on Braintree 557776 or check out our sponsors page online for more details.

   There are some great shows through the year at Timbers Restaurant in Blake End. On Friday the 26th of April. Rob Leigh is timeless superstar Neil Diamond ands on May 10 it's time for Grease v Dirty Dancing.
All tribute nights include a delicious two course meal; and you should arrive at 7.30 for 8pm - ticket prices are held at £29.95 per person. The full list of shows for 2019 is available on their website which is accessible via the Leisure FM homepage.
Call Braintree 553 146 to book your table.

   Youíre invited to the Coggeshall Conservative Club for a St Georgeís Celebration on Saturday 27th April with Fish and Chips or Chicken and Chips plus live music from Redwood - thatís from 8.30pm.

   Marshall SEAT are recruiting and looking for a Part Time Vehicle Administrator for their hugely Successful Braintree SEAT. Showroom / Previous Motor Trade Administration preferred
See the Leisure FM Homepage for contact details or simply drop your CV off to their Braintree Showroom at Galleys Corner.

   On Saturday the 27th of April at 7.30, the Braintree Arts Theatre Beatlemania is about to strike again. This brilliant Beatles experience uses authentic instruments, amps and replica costumes and faithfully recreates the legendary live performances of the Fab Four, capturing the sights and sound of the greatest band in rock history. You can join in and dance the night away to the sensational sound of the Swingin' Sixties. And tickets are just £20.

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