Manningtree and District Food Bank 

We were able to help over 120 households this year with a Christmas ‘pack’, and this was only possible because of the unfailing generosity of so many people in our community recently, and during the past year. Our local Churches and schools have all contributed together with Rose Builders and their clients, a number of […]

Manningtree and District / Frankenberg Partnership Association

Exchange visit to Frankenberg in Germany (near Frankfurt), from 20 May–2 June 2024 Everyone living or working in the area is invited to participate in the visit. Every exchange visit is special, a window on a different culture. Why not find out more? 29 May  Night ferry from Harwich 30 May Coach to Frankenberg, incl […]

1st Brantham Scout and Guide Group 

We are really proud of 1st Cattawade Explorer Scouts, who climbed the height of the Shard on the 11 November 2023 to raise money. The money will be going towards the building of a new purpose build Scout and Guide headquarters in Factory Lane, Brantham. The Explored Scouts chose to do this amazing challenge in […]

Dementia Friendly Community in Manningtree

Manningtree and District Dementia Support Group are acting as co-ordinators for Tendring Dementia Friendly Communities initiative, working with the local churches, shops, the library, and the Town Council, to assist those living with dementia and their carers.

Dementia Friendly Community in Manningtree

Manningtree and District Dementia Support Group are acting as co-ordinators for Tendring Dementia Friendly Communities initiative, working with the local churches, shops, the library, and the Town Council, to assist those living with dementia and their carers.

Manningtree Twin Town

Community Outing In May/June 2024 To Frankenberg Our ‘Twin’ In Germany Did you know that Manningtree and District had a partner town in Germany? For over fifty years? If you didn’t know, that’s probably because we, the committee, have not been very good at publicity. But we are trying to mend our ways! Frankenberg is […]

Stour Valley u3a

Learn, Laugh, Live Make the most of life once you’re no longer in full time work and come and explore new ideas, interests and skills with University of the Third Age. Across the country u3a members are meeting new people, learning, staying active, and having fun later in life. It’s local, social, friendly, low cost […]

Manningtree and District Photographic Society

Club members enjoyed a busy November which included presentations by Barbie Lindsay and Roger Hance, a PDI mono competition judged by Tony Bramley FRPS and a field trip to Green Island Gardens. We are now looking forward to the club’s Christmas Dinner in December and we would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. […]

East Bergholt United Football Club 

The last month  Mixed results, with both the First Team and A Teams progressing in Cup competitions. The weather is now posing problems however with many grounds unfit to play on. Upcoming fixtures and events First Team Reserves A Team Fixtures subject to change. Please refer to the Fixtures website; https://fulltime.thefa.com/index.html?league=4358069 and chose the appropriate […]

WAMFest Felixstowe: A celebration of female creativity

WAMFest, the popular Felixstowe-based festival showcasing women in arts and music is back with two days of music, dance, literature and much more. The festival will launch on Friday, October 13 with a party at @Inc in Hamilton Road featuring a host of female talent including Evie White, Brooke Telling, Lauren Jennifer, Hannah & Oscar, […]