Frinton & Walton 
Heritage Trust  
 

Forthcoming Events 

 
Tuesday Coffee Mornings in the Garden, 10 a.m. to 12 noon: From 8 June, 2021 we are back in the Cottage Garden every Tuesday morning until the end of September. Unfortunately due to Covid-19 restrictions, we will not be able to open up the Cottage and Railway Museums. However, we will be serving tea, coffee and biscuits and there will be the opportunity of purchasing preserves, plants from the garden or any surplus home grown produce that is donated. We will also have for sale local history books, posters and cards. Come and enjoy the calm and tranquillity of the gardens. 
 
 
 
Save the Date – Covid-19 permitting, we hope to run our usual Apple Day Fayre in the autumn on Saturday, 9 October, 2021. Look out for announcements on the website and in the notice board at the Cottage. 
 
 
 
The Essex Collection of Art from Latin American (ESCALA) – Thursday, 9 September 2021 at 2 p.m. 
Our visit on Thursday, 10 June, 2021 to the University of Essex to see (ESCALA) had to be postponed due to Covid-19 restrictions and the curator has now allocated a new date for the visit. See our last newsletter for full details of this event. Cost: £8 per person to be made at the time of booking. The visit will be limited to 20 trust members. To book your place: put your name on the list at the cottage or contact Linda Ellis, telephone 01255 852993. Final arrangements will be distributed nearer the time of the visit. 
 
Social Evenings in the McGrigor Hall, Fourth Avenue, Frinton-on-Sea, 7:30 p.m. 
Admission £2 members, £3 non-members 
 
Tuesday, 5 October 2021 – Counting Birds in the Backwaters by Kevin Marsden 
A wide ranging illustrated talk about the wildlife so close to us. 
 
Tuesday, 2 November, 2021 – 80 Years of Frinton Summer Theatre by Jacey Dias 
Author of Frinton Summer Theatre : 80 Glorious Years, Jacey, Trustee of the theatre and a member of Frinton & Walton Heritage Trust, will share her insights about the history of the Theatre as well as her experience of researching and writing the book. 
 
Tuesday, 7 December, 2021 – instead of our usual evening social with shared food we are planning a lunch at Frinton Golf Club. Details in the next newsletter and/or on the website. 
 
Tuesday, 1 February, 2022 – Frinton’s Front by John Barter 
An introduction and preview of our long awaited book, Postcards from . . . Frinton’s Front 
 
Tuesday, 1 March, 2022 – Coast to Coast by David Bavister 
An illustrated talk about a walk undertaken in support of charities in Kenya. 
 
Tuesday, 5 April. 2022 – Memories of Blowers and Cooper, 1903 to 1998 by Robin Cooper 
Robin, grandson of Blowers and Cooper founder, George Cooper, will share his memories of Frinton’s ironmongers and hardware store and its history in an illustrated talk. 
 
New Year’s Day Walk 
Saturday, 1 January, 2022 - led by Mike Talbot. Details in the next newsletter and/or on the website. 
 
Please Note: Would Trust members please bring their membership cards to social evenings  
and when visiting the Museums (members free - non-members £2 for the museums, social events are various). 
 
Interested in becoming a member then download a form or contact us - membership.secretary@fwheritage.co.uk 
 
Tuesday Coffee Mornings in the Garden, 10 a.m. to 12 noon: From 8 June, 2021 we are back in the Cottage Garden every Tuesday morning until the end of September. Unfortunately due to Covid-19 restrictions, we will not be able to open up the Cottage and Railway Museums. 
 
However, we will be serving tea, coffee and biscuits and there will be the opportunity of purchasing preserves, plants from the garden or any surplus home grown produce that is donated. We will also have for sale local history books, posters and cards. Come and enjoy the calm and tranquillity of the gardens. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
open for appointments 
 
 
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