Category Harwich Dovercourt

Harwich Illuminate Festival

Harwich Illuminate FestivalThe streets of Harwich were be lit up again in November with a festival aimed at promoting the town’s strong links with the Mayflower ship. Illuminate 2017 took  place on November 24th

Tendring District Council invited Harwich Festival to run the celebration for the second year and involved as many local people as possible using local contacts in performance and creative arts. Schools took part by making lanterns and thy taking part in the procession and performance.

People gathered at Ha’penny Pier at 6pm with a replica of the Mayflower ship on display and members of the Dovercourt Theatr...

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The Essex Coast eBook

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World’s largest container ship

container ship HarwichSHIP watchers are in for a treat as the world’s large containership will be visible from Harwich.

the world’s largest container ship has arrived in the UK for the first time.

The Hong Kong-registered CSCL Globe, measuring more than 400m (1,313ft) in length, docked at Felixstowe loaded with about 19,000 standard containers.

The previous largest ship to have docked at the port was the Maersk Triple-E, which arrived in November, carrying about 18,000 containers.

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The new ship, which left China in December, arrived at the Suffolk port sometime after 12:30 GMT.

The 400m China Shipping ...

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Essex Air Ambulance Motorcycle Run

Essex Air Ambulance held their annual Motorcycle Run on Sunday 7th Sep – over 5000 bikers, the 60 mile route starting from the Ford Dunton Technical Centre in Laindon and travelling to Harwich for a fantastic Family Festival on Harwich Green with live entertainment – monies raised will help keep the emergency helicopter flying and saving lives

Website: www.essexairambulance.uk.com/

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Essex air ambulance motorcycle run

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MOTORCYCLE RUN

Sun 7th Sep 2014
Essex Air Ambulance hold their annual Motorcycle Run on Sunday 7th Sep – over 5000 bikers will take part in the 60 mile police-approved route starting at 11am from the Ford Dunton Technical Centre in Laindon and travelling to Harwich for a fantastic Family Festival on Harwich Green with live entertainment – monies raised will help keep the emergency helicopter flying and saving lives

Website: www.essexairambulance.uk.com/events/motorcycle-run

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Electric Palace Cinema Harwich

Address: King’s Quay Street, CO12 3ER Harwich

Electric Palace Cinema Information

Harwich Electric Palace Ticket Prices: The admission price for films: £6 Concessionary rates: £5 for students and senior citizens; £3 for children under 15. The concessionary rates are not available for one-off film shows, Sunday Special films or jazz concerts.
Membership: The cinema runs as a club and admission is restricted to members only. Children: In the interests of all our customers, children under 15 years of age are not admitted to U, PG or 12A films unless accompanied by a parent or other responsible  adult.


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Harwich Town History

Harwich Town Harwich incorporates a historical past dating back again hundreds of many years . The city of Harwich sits over the estuary with the rivers Stour and Orwell and has a wealthy maritime historical past . Well known inhabitants contain Christopher Jones, grasp with the Mayflower and diarist Samuel Pepys. The old city of Harwich is often a conservation region that contains a lot of historic properties . The neighbouring city of Dovercourt, though showing up far more fashionable , essentially merits a point out while in the Doomsday Book



In it’s narrow streets you’ll find evi...

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Tendring Phoenix Divorced & Separated Club

Don’t sit at home alone – come & join us we are a very friendly Club.

New members always welcome, we have Dances as well as Coffee, pub, games, Trivia & darts nights, meals out, & lots more. Come & see.  Dance at Conservative club first Friday of each month at 8pm – pop along and join.

Call Us: +44.1255433962 

Website http://www.phoenixclubclacton.com

Tendring Phoenix Club

(Clacton divorce and separated club)  for friendship and maybe more…..  why not meet face to face rather a blind date
come and join us newcomers table so no need to worry about coming alone…....

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The Pier at Harwich

The Pier at Harwich

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The Pier at Harwich gives two superb restaurants, every single very distinct in style and environment, providing guests a good amount of option. On the very first floor, the Harbourside definitely has the WOW element using a polished pewter bar on the upper level, fantastic for pre-dinner drinks or maybe a glass or two of Champagne and oysters. The views from the restaurant take within the Stour and Orwell estuaries as well as the harbour below. On the ground floor.

The Half Penny Pier

The Half Penny Pier (named just after the Victorian pier outside) can be a lively bistro having a nautical environm...

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Harwich lighthouse

Harwich lighthouse by John Constable c1820

Harwich lighthouse by John Constable c1820

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