Events Diary


Frinton’s Crossing Cottage Garden, Station Approach, Frinton-on-Sea:
Coffee Mornings, every Tuesday in the Garden, 10 a.m. to 12 noon:


The Cottage is open every Tuesday from 11 April, 2023. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available and there will be the opportunity to purchase preserves, plants from the garden or any surplus home grown produce that has been donated. Also there will be local history books, posters and cards for sale. Come and enjoy the calm and tranquility of the gardens.  

Garden Sign

Summer Exhibitions in Frinton Crossing Cottage Museums

Special Openings during the Month of August

Every Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Refreshments Available

To commemorate the 1953 Flood there is a special exhibition in the Cottage Museum of the effect of this devastating Flood on our area.  
This year’s exhibition in the Trevor Bright Railway Museum is on Clacton-on-Sea Railway Station’s development through the years. 
The Trevor Bright Railway Museum is also open by appointment. To book a special visit telephone 01255 674678. 

Following the successful format of our smaller fayres this  year, we have decided to continue this through 2023. There will be no admission charge but a donation would be much appreciated and refreshments will be available.  
The following events  to be held at Frinton’s Crossing Cottage Garden, Station Approach, Frinton-on-Sea CO13 9JT:

Grand Bric-a-Brac Sale - Saturday - Saturday 19 August, 2023 - 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m

We usually have small items of furniture as well as the usual bric-a-brac, pictures and books. If you have any donations to the bric-a-brac stock, contact Ian Heard on 07747035375 to arrange collection, or bring it into the Cottage on a Tuesday morning. 


Save the Date – Garden Produce Fayre in the autumn on Saturday, 14 October, 2023  
when we will be selling the garden’s apples together with homemade preserves, cakes and plants. We will also run our every popular Bottle Tombola to raise funds for the Trust.
Social Evenings in the McGrigor Hall, Fourth Avenue, Frinton-on-Sea: 7:00 for 7:30 pm.
Admission £3 members, £5 non-members.  
Tea and coffee available from 7:00 pm. Visitors welcome.
Tuesday, 3 October, 2023                                                                                                                            First Social Evening of the Season, McGrigor Hall, 7:00 to 7:30 p.m. See page

Tuesday, 7 November, 2023                                                                                                                      Social Evening, McGrigor Hall, 7:00 to 7:30 p.m. See page

Tuesday, 12 December, 2023                                                                                                              Christmas Lunch at Frinton Golf Club. Details to follow.

Members' Summer Outings
Telephone bookings only to Tony Barrett, 01255 674678 
August 2023 – Harwich Museum. Full details to follow
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 -