Visit North Essex for great days out...
Visit North Essex and Braintree tourist information for plenty of things to do, attractions and some excellent quality assured accommodation in North Essex. With all this in mind, why not stay a while! Take advantage of our miles of leafy lanes and undulating countryside, whether you like to tramp, stroll or cycle. North Essex is the perfect location for a short break or day trip away from hectic lifestyles. Just one hour from London, this central area has excellent links to the coast, Constable's countryside and East Anglia via A120, A12, M11 and direct rail, with the addition of Stansted airport 16 miles away from Braintree.
Indi Card: start saving money on your shopping this Christmas
The indi card gives you access to offers, discounts and other incentives in shops and restaurants in the Braintree District; look out for the indi card window sticker in participating businesses in Braintree, Witham and Halstead. Get your indi card now!
Braintree Christmas Fayre
Sunday 1st December - 11am to 5pm - A great day out for all the family - Don't miss the Christmas light switch on 4:30pm
With Christmas in mind
8pm Thursday and 6pm Sunday - A special concert for the festive season 12 & 15 December
Halstead Christmas fayre
November 30, Shop around the stools from 10:00am Then see the light switch on at 4:30pm
'Halstead's Annual Torchlight Procession
Halstead's Annual Torchlight Procession and Carol Services starting with blessing of the crib at the Christmas Tree on Market Hill and proceeding, led by the Salvation Army Band Wednesday, December 04, 2013 - 7:00 pm
'Halstead And District Photographic Society'
Christmas Social - Team Competition, Thursday 9th December.
Christmas Fair @ Witham Catholic Church
With a variety of good stalls and games for the children, this Christmas Fair has become one of the most popular in the area. Refreshments and lunches also available. 30 November