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Photos of Harwich Festival of the Arts

Harwich Festival of the Arts 2014 All the photos below are © Paul Turvey and are not to be used without permission. Tweet

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Another summer of rail issues for Harwich?

In the past I have publicly asked why the various folk in Harwich, Tendring & Essex do not co-ordinate their efforts to ensure local events are not ruined by a logistics nightmare – particularly if such nightmare could have been … Continue reading

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Events in & around Harwich

I do what I can to publicise events around Harwich but I concentrate on those that are free to the public or have a wider appeal. Other events are listed on several websites but I can recommend What’s On Tendring … Continue reading

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Joined up thinking?

In a recent blog, Harwich: Onwards into 2014 , I suggested that the enablers and providers of tourism and heritage in & around Harwich should get together to co-ordinate their efforts. Tweet

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Harwich: Onwards into 2014

As 2013 ends, I have taken a look back over the past 12 months. Rather than a full review of the year, as that falls to the local press, I want to consider the way Harwich and district¬† has dealt … Continue reading

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Harwich International Shanty Festival 2013

The Harwich International Shanty Festival, which finished yesterday, is now in its’ 8th year. It is growing every year, involving more artists and additional venues. I visited some of the sites during the past weekend with my trusty camera. The … Continue reading

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Essex Air Ambulance Motorcycle Run 2013

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Each year, the Essex Air Ambulance charity organises a bike run from Dunton in SW Essex to Harwich. This event, culminating in a family-friendly festival on Harwich Green attracts up to 5000 motorbikes and thousands more visitors. It also raises … Continue reading

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Rail travel fiasco?

This weekend is the Essex Air Ambulance Motorcycle Run into Harwich, which will also bring thousands of visitors to our historic town. The Motorcycle Run takes place on the second Sunday in September this year and this date was known … Continue reading

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