Autumn Traditions Hallowe’en Sat 27 October 2018

Autumn Traditions Hallowe’en Sat 27 October 2018

Come into the old Hall and learn about the ancient British roots of our modern Halloween. What is a soul cake? Where did trick or treat come from? and and what vegetables were used for carving faces into before pumpkins? Sunday 1st October why not unleash your inner...
125 Event: ‘Pretty as a Picture’ AUGUST 2018

125 Event: ‘Pretty as a Picture’ AUGUST 2018

As part of Southend Borough Council’s 125 celebrations we were very proud to host our first event – Pretty as a Picture. The day was a huge success with artists ranging from 3 – 78 years old. Artists chose their position and put brush to canvass and indeed pen to...
Autumn Traditions: Hallowe’en – 28 OCTOBER 2017

Autumn Traditions: Hallowe’en – 28 OCTOBER 2017

Come into the old Hall and learn about the ancient British roots of our modern Halloween. What is a soul cake? Where did trick or treat come from? and and what vegetables were used for carving faces into before pumpkins? Sunday 1st October why not unleash your inner...