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Unmissable Events Across Essex This Autumn

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There are a host of great events being held across Essex this Autumn and we at Guideline Coaches can help you get to all of them – simply select your event, choose the date you want to go and give us a call to book your transport!

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Canvey Island Transport Museum Open Day

Date: 11th October 10am – 4.30pm
Cost: Adults – £6
Children & OAPs – £4
Family Ticket – £15

The Canvey Island Transport Museum Open Day is a fun event for all the family – with a range of classic cars on display as well as a host of buses, coaches, emergency service vehicles and motorcycles all available for you to see. The event also boasts over 50 stalls featuring a variety of hot and cold food which means a truly great day out can be had by all.

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Halstead Food and Craft Market

Date: Saturday 17th October 2015
Cost: Free

Halstead has a lot to offer, and the town that have previously been named Britain in Bloom winners are putting on a food and craft market on the 17th October. Open to everyone, the market will host a variety of familiar stalls such as Leigh’s Fine Cheeses and the Jam Shed whilst having a selection of street performers to keep you entertained.

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Essex Police Annual Concert

Date: Saturday 24th October
Cost: £10

The Essex Police Annual Concert is being held at the Chelmsford Cathedral this year and the Essex choir are being supported by colleagues from Gwent in this unmissable show. With a variety of songs including popular performances, classics and brass band numbers, this is certainly a show to watch.

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Colne Valley Railway – Days Out With Thomas The Tank Engine

Date: September 29th/30th and October 6th
Cost: Adult: £12 in advance
Concession: £11 in advance
Children Aged 2-15: £9 in advance

Colne Valley Railway offer a fantastic day out with the kids and with the chance to meet the popular book character Thomas, who could resist? With the reserved seats in the Express Coaches behind Thomas, a chance to meet the Fat Controller and a variety of games and souvenirs available this is the perfect family day out!

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Colchester Zoo – Wildlife Photography

Date: October 19th
Cost: £150 which includes access to the zoo, lunch and full tuition

Although there is a considerable cost, this is certainly a day not to be missed. Colchester Zoo are offering people the chance to learn how to take high quality wildlife photographs – the course covers basic technical photography and focuses primarily on big cats and wolves. This is a fantastic day for any nature enthusiast who wants to be able to take better photographs.

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Halloween Spooktacular

Date: October 31st 4pm – 8pm
Cost: Rides from £1

The Ranger Services in Barking and Dagenham are putting on a spectacular Halloween event which features a selection of rides and food and drink stalls. With rides from £1 this is a “fright night experience for the whole family”.

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