Last year, over 4,000 shoppers flocked to Chelmsford City Racecourse for the 2018 Christmas Gift & Food Fair raising an incredible £28,000 for the charity!
Suzanne Watson, Fundraiser for Helen Rollason Cancer Charity said: "Following the huge success of last year, we're delighted to be hosting another fantastic Christmas Gift and Food Fair. We're bringing together an abundance of wonderful gift traders and food sellers so it really will be a great day out for the whole family."
The Fair is one of the region's biggest and best Christmas shopping events with independent retailers, who combined stocked a variety of items including gifts, homeware, jewellery, art, books, toys and much more."
Tickets available to purchase online or available on the door; £5 adults, £4 concessions, under 16's go free! Please note ticket purchases are CASH ONLY.
To view the YouTube video of last year's event visit…
For Chelmsford, this year's Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service will take place on Sunday 12th November at the Duke Street War Memorial. The parade and service will start at 10.55am.
Earlier this evening Essex & Suffolk Water issued a warning that water supplies are affected in Hackmans Lane, Chelmsford.
Yuletide Stride is back on Thursday 7th December 2023! The Yuletide Stride takes you through an evening stroll around Chelmsford city centre to take in the Christmas lights.
Join local willow artist Deb Hart – creator of the VE Day tanks and Queen’s Platinum Jubilee crown - and Jo Sylvester as they take you through a three-hour wreath making workshop using the very best materials.
We are delighted to have a special visitor to the museum this year – Father Christmas will be in residence for this weekend only - 2nd & 3rd December 2023!
Chelmsford City Council is asking residents to take part in the annual Rocket O'Clock scheme. The scheme asks people to be considerate of others when holding their own firework displays.