Category What to do in Clacton-on-Sea

Turner Painting to Engraving video

From Painting to Engraving

Joseph Mallord William Turner R A

Edited by Douglas Carpenter

•This e-book compares William Turner’s painting to the equivalent engraving.
•Included are many descriptions of the paintings and engravings.
•Compare dates of the painting exhibited to the published engraving.
•Includes 20 or more unique illustrations relevant to the book.
•Most of the 32 paintings in this e-book are digitally re-mastered to appear further like they may have when Turner was alive.
•An in-depth study of 12 of William Turner’s engravings from The Liber Studiorum.

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Tendring Walks

Tendring walks to download and print FREE!

Frinton-on-Sea walk (wheel and push-chair friendly) 7 miles
Frinton to Walton on the Naze train walk 7.8 miles
Great Bentley to Wivenhoe train Walk 7.1 miles
Walton-on-the-Naze walk 3 miles
Walton-on-the-Naze walk 4.2 miles
Walton-on-the-Naze walk 5 miles


How about a book of Essex walks?

Need a map for your Essex walk?

Want to walk with others?
Go to the Essex Walking Clubs page

Report rights of way problems to Essex County Council.
Accessible Countryside for Everyone – ACE
Dedham Vale AONB and Stour Valley Countryside Project Website

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Scooter ride-out April

HUNDREDS of scooters did rumble along Clacton seafront in a spectacular showing to raise money for charity. The mass of scooters did descend on Clacton seafront at about noon on April 12 2015.


Clacton Scooter Ride Out 12 April 2015

HUNDREDS of scooters will rumble along Clacton seafront in a spectacular showing to raise money for charity.
“It is always a really amazing sight when we all get together and we had a lot of interest, people lining the road to watch us go past.

Clacton Scooter Ride Out 30th March 50 years on

“We decided to do a re-run this year, but this time incorp...

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Clacton Art Circle

Circle have a gallery in the Old Deckchair Station at Lower Marine Parade East

Open Thur to Sun May

AN empty seafront building has been brought back to life as a gallery for local artists.

It will be used to display a range of work and adds another attraction to the seafront for visitors and residents.

Stefanie Hayes from the Clacton Art Circle said: “This is a great opportunity for our members to showcase their talents to a wide audience and we are pleased that we were able to come to an arrangement with the council for this prominent site.”

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Clacton Shopping Outlet

Clacton Shopping Village may be the home of outlet shopping , providing a wide range of shops selling high-quality goods, where you’ll be able to have up to 60% off higher street costs – all year round!

clacton factory shopping village

A wide range of shops like Factory outlet Shoes and places to consume and drink Cost-free parking for up to 1000 vehicles correct next to our shops Well informed, employees at our centrally located Details Centre   Full disabled access to all shops Cost-free wheelchair loan Big new Cost-free outdoors play park for youngsters Separate child altering and feeding locations  Cost-free coach park...

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Clacton on Sea Bus Rally

The annual Clacton Bus Rally is organised by members of Colne Estuary Preserved Buses (CEPB). As many as 40 buses converge on the car park of Clacton Factory Outlet Village on the first Sunday in June. Many are preserved historical vehicles representing fleets from all over the country. Some are over 70 years old and still going strong. At the other end of the spectrum, local bus and coach operators take the opportunity to show off their most modern vehicles.

Some of the preserved buses, including open-toppers, give free rides to Clacton’s station and town centre, and along ...

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Probus Club of Tendring Hundred

Open to men and women, Probus Club of Tendring Hundred is for retired people and those approaching retirement.
The aim of the club is to stimulate thought interest and participation in activities and to give members the opportunity to make new friends.
Probus Club meet on the second Thursday of each month at 10.30 am at a local venue. A short, formal meeting is followed by a mix-and-mingle coffee break, then a talk is given by an invited speaker.
This may be humorous, entertaining and/or educational.
Afterwards there is an optional, informal lunch. 
The speakers can be members or ...
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Two Days for The Red Arrows in 2013

The Red Arrows for both days Clacton on sea air show.

The world famous display team will perform for what are expected to be bumper crowds August

Red Arrows Clacton Attractions


It will be the very first time that the team has performed on both days for 3 years.
were forced to pull out of the event completely in 2011 and final year had been only in a position to return for a single day.

Alan Goggin, TDC’s Cabinet Member for Tourism
stated it truly is great for the air show and its fans to have the Red Arrows back for any double efficiency.
“Everyone has their favourites but
with out doubt the Red Arro...

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Ronnies Bar

Ronnies Bar 197 Old Rd, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 3LT

Phone:01255 424413
Ronnies Bar Clacton on Sea

Ronnies Bar Clacton on Sea


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Bowling Green Pub Restaurant

Enjoy delicious food at the Bowling Green Pub Restaurant and experience the special atmosphere.

What you’ll find At the Bowling Green Pub Restaurant a brilliant new menu as well as all of your usual Table Table favourites.

Bowling Green Pub Restaurant

Bowling Green Pub Restaurant


Bowling Green Pub Restaurant review:

“The food is good, solidly wholesome and plentiful”  Cornish Guardian

Bowling Green

Crown Green r’bout, Colchester Rd


CO16 9AD

Tel: 01255 831430

Mon-Sat: 11.30am – 12am

Sun: 12 noon – 11pm

Breakfast: Weekdays 6:30 – 10:30am   Weekends 7:00 – 11:00am

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