Forthcoming Events

Please Note: Would Trust members please bring their membership cards to social evenings (Entrance £2 members - £3 non-members) and when visiting the Walton Maritime Museum (members free - non-members £1).

         

Event Date Event Details
25 April 2017 Annual General Meeting
Annual General Meeting at FRINTON METHODIST CHURCH HALL, 7 pm for 7.30 pm.

Coffee will be served prior to the meeting.

Venue: Frinton Methodist Church Hall
Start Time: 7:00 p.m.


25 April 2017 Weekly Coffee Morning
Weekly coffee morning at FRINTON CROSSING COTTAGE GARDEN. Plant & Produce stall. Bring your friends to see Frinton’s own museums and archives, including the RAILWAY MUSEUM in the former Crossing Keeper’s Hut.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage
Start Time: 10:00 a.m.
Finish Time: 12:00 Noon

29 April 2017 Walton Railway Station’s 150th Anniversary
Early Spring Bank Holiday Weekend: Saturday, 29 April to Monday, 1 May:
Walton Maritime Museum opens from 2 pm to 4 pm for the exhibitions: Walton Railway Station’s 150th Anniversary and First & Second World Wars.


Venue: Walton Maritime Museum
Start Time: 2 pm
Finish Time: 4 pm

02 May 2017 Weekly Coffee Morning
Weekly coffee morning at FRINTON CROSSING COTTAGE GARDEN. Plant & Produce stall. Bring your friends to see Frinton’s own museums and archives, including the RAILWAY MUSEUM in the former Crossing Keeper’s Hut.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage
Start Time: 10:00 a.m.
Finish Time: 12:00 Noon

09 May 2017 Weekly Coffee Morning
Weekly coffee morning at FRINTON CROSSING COTTAGE GARDEN. Plant & Produce stall. Bring your friends to see Frinton’s own museums and archives, including the RAILWAY MUSEUM in the former Crossing Keeper’s Hut.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Finish Time: 12:00 Noon

13 May 2017 Spring Fayre
Spring Fayre at Frinton Crossing Cottage garden from 10.30 am to 2.30 pm. We appreciate donations of bric-a-brac, plants, homemade cakes, jams, marmalade, bottles for the tombola, jewellery, garden produce, etc. Barbecue and refreshments will be available. Live music from the popular Dave Smith. Contact Ann Gladwell (01255 852914) for more information or if you would like items collected.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage
Start Time: 10.30 am
Finish Time: 2.30 pm

16 May 2017 Weekly Coffee Morning
Weekly coffee morning at FRINTON CROSSING COTTAGE GARDEN. Plant & Produce stall. Bring your friends to see Frinton’s own museums and archives, including the RAILWAY MUSEUM in the former Crossing Keeper’s Hut.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage
Start Time: 10.00 a.m.
Finish Time: 12:00 Noon

18 May 2017 Fundraising Supper for James Stevens No.14
Fundraising Supper for James Stevens No.14 at the RED LION, KIRBY-LE-SOKEN, followed by old photos of local history relating to our villages. £18 per head; 7 pm for 7.30 pm. For bookings (and transport), contact Linda Ellis on 01255 852993 or via email secretary@fwheritage.co.uk.

Venue: Red Lion, Kirby-Le-Soken
Start Time: 7 pm


22 May 2017 Members’ Outing to Ickworth House & Garden
Members’ Outing to Ickworth House & Garden, a National Trust property close to Bury St Edmunds. For further details see page 16 of newsletter.

Venue: Ickworth House & Garden



23 May 2017 Weekly Coffee Morning
Weekly coffee morning at FRINTON CROSSING COTTAGE GARDEN. Plant & Produce stall. Bring your friends to see Frinton’s own museums and archives, including the RAILWAY MUSEUM in the former Crossing Keeper’s Hut.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage
Start Time: 10:00 a.m.
Finish Time: 12:00 Noon

27 May 2017 James Stevens No.14 at Brightlingsea Regatta
Saturday, 27 May & Sunday, 28 May: James Stevens No.14 will be attending Brightlingsea Regatta from 11 am, offering short trips on the River Colne. On Saturday evening there will be a fireworks display which can be viewed from James Stevens No.14 on the river. This special event will have only 12 places and pre-booking is essential. £10 per person.*

Venue: Brightlingsea Regatta
Start Time: 11 am


27 May 2017 May Bank Holiday Weekend
May Bank Holiday Weekend: Saturday, 27 May to Monday, 29 May: Walton Maritime Museum opens from 2 pm to 4 pm for the exhibitions: Walton Railway Station’s 150th Anniversary and First & Second World Wars.

Venue: Walton Maritime Museum
Start Time: 2 pm
Finish Time: 4 pm

30 May 2017 Weekly Coffee Morning
Weekly coffee morning at FRINTON CROSSING COTTAGE GARDEN. Plant & Produce stall. Bring your friends to see Frinton’s own museums and archives, including the RAILWAY MUSEUM in the former Crossing Keeper’s Hut.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage
Start Time: 10:00 a.m.
Finish Time: 12:00 Noon

08 June 2017 Members’ Outing to the Munnings Art Museum, Dedham.
Members’ Outing to the Munnings Art Museum, Dedham. For further details see page 17 of newsletter.

Venue: Munnings Art Museum, Dedham.



11 June 2017 A trip around Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14
A trip around Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14, departing at noon from Titchmarsh Marina. £20 per person.*

Venue: Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14
Start Time: 4 pm


18 June 2017 Father’s Day trip around Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14
Father’s Day: A late afternoon trip around Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14, departing at 4 pm from Titchmarsh Marina. £20 per person.*

Venue: Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14
Start Time: 4 pm


21 June 2017 Members’ Outing to The Long Shop Museum
Members’ Outing to The Long Shop Museum, Leiston, Suffolk. For further details see page 17 of newsletter.

Venue: The Long Shop Museum, Leiston, Suffolk



08 July 2017 A trip around Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14
A trip around Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14, departing at 10 am from Titchmarsh Marina. £20 per person.*

Venue: Walton Backwaters on James Stevens No.14
Start Time: 10 am


15 July 2017 A Trip to Harwich on James Stevens No.14
A Trip to Harwich on James Stevens No.14 where you will disembark and join a guide from The Harwich Society for a two-hour tour of old Harwich. Depart Titchmarsh Marina noon and leaving Harwich for Walton at 4 pm. £25 per person, including a donation to the Harwich Society. Please bring your own lunch to eat on the way.*

Venue: Harwich on James Stevens No.14
Start Time: 12 noon


19 July 2017 A walk across the Wade to Horsey Island
Members’ Outing: A walk across the Wade to Horsey Island (weather permitting). For further details see page 18 of newsletter.

Venue: Horsey Island



30 July 2017 Harwich Harbour and Felixstowe Port on James Stevens No.14
An evening trip to view Harwich Harbour and Felixstowe Port on James Stevens No.14, departing from Titchmarsh Marina at 6 pm. £20 per person.*

Venue: Harwich Harbour and Felixstowe Port on James Stevens No.14
Start Time: 6 pm


05 August 2017 Frinton Railway Museum
Saturdays in August (except 12 August): Frinton Railway Museum: open from 2 pm to 4 pm.

Venue: Frinton Railway Museum
Start Time: 2 pm
Finish Time: 4 pm

19 August 2017 Day trips to Ipswich Haven Port Sea Festival on James Stevens No.14
Saturday, 19 August & Sunday, 20 August: Full day trips to Ipswich Haven Port Sea Festival on James Stevens No.14, passing by Harwich and Felixstowe ports, up the River Orwell, past the Royal Harwich Yacht Club at Wolverstone, and under the Orwell Bridge. Depart Titchmarsh Marina at 8.30 am, arrive Ipswich 11 am. Depart Ipswich at 4 pm for the return journey. £30 per person.*

Venue: Ipswich Haven Port Sea Festival on James Stevens No.14
Start Time: 8.30 am


19 August 2017 Frinton Railway Museum
Saturdays in August (except 12 August): Frinton Railway Museum: open from 2 pm to 4 pm.

Venue: Frinton Railway Museum
Start Time: 2 pm
Finish Time: 4 pm

20 August 2017 Day trips to Ipswich Haven Port Sea Festival on James Stevens No.14
Saturday, 19 August & Sunday, 20 August: Full day trips to Ipswich Haven Port Sea Festival on James Stevens No.14, passing by Harwich and Felixstowe ports, up the River Orwell, past the Royal Harwich Yacht Club at Wolverstone, and under the Orwell Bridge. Depart Titchmarsh Marina at 8.30 am, arrive Ipswich 11 am. Depart Ipswich at 4 pm for the return journey. £30 per person.*

Venue: Ipswich Haven Port Sea Festival on James Stevens No.14
Start Time: 8.30 am


26 August 2017 Frinton Railway Museum
Saturdays in August (except 12 August): Frinton Railway Museum: open from 2 pm to 4 pm.

Venue: Frinton Railway Museum
Start Time: 2 pm
Finish Time: 4 pm

26 August 2017 Walton & Frinton Yacht Club’s Open Day
James Stevens No.14 will be at Walton & Frinton Yacht Club’s Open Day from 2 pm to 6 pm. You are welcome to come aboard and view the world’s oldest motor lifeboat, stationed at Walton from 1900 to 1928.

Venue: Walton & Frinton Yacht Club’s Open Day
Start Time: 2 pm
Finish Time: 6 pm

09 September 2017 National Open House Museum Weekend
Saturday, 9 September & Sunday 10 September: National Open House Museum Weekend. THE CROSSING COTTAGE MUSEUM and FRINTON RAILWAY MUSEUM will be open: Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday 2 pm to 5 pm, together with WALTON MARITIME MUSEUM, open 2 pm to 4 pm on both days as usual.

Venue: Frinton Crossing Cottage, Frinton Railway Museum, Walton Maritime Museum