The Phoenix FM Events Guide

Date:Saturday 13 May 2017
Time:08:30 - 12:00
Event:Plant Sale
Organised by:Billericay Horticultural Society
Location:The Reading Rooms, 73 High Street, Billericay CM12 9AS map
Details:The Plant Sale is to raise money for the Billericay Horticultural to promote horticulture in the Billericay area. Refreshments for sale.
Cost:Free admission
Contact:Vic Hare 01277 652896 Website
Date:Saturday 13 May 2017
Event:Charity Concert
Organised by:Chernobyl Children's Life Line - South Essex Link
Location:Billericay United Reformed Church, 99 Chapel St, Billericay, CM12 9LR
Details:The Swift Singers, who have won many competitions, will be accompanied by clarinetist Gaynor Manthorpe to raise funds for the Link, which provides a holiday each year for children living in some of the areas worst affected by the 1986 nuclear power plant disaster.
Contact:Sian 07792 300193 Website
Date:Monday 15 May 2017
Event:A talk on "Use of climbers and wall shrubs in the garden" by Tom Cole
Organised by:Billericay Horticultural Society
Location:Billericay Day Centre, Chantry Way, Billericay CM11 2BB map
Details:Non-members welcome.
Contact:Vic Hare 01277 652896 Website
Date:Saturday 20 May 2017
Time:10:00 - 16:00
Event:Ingatestone Abseil
Organised by:St Edmund and St Mary Church
Location:High Street, Ingatestone CM4 9DU map
Details:Help raise funds for the church and for Ingatestone And Fryerning Church Of England Junior school by abseiling down the 15th century tower. Minimum sponsorship of £45 required to cover costs which is payable before ascending the Tower on the day. You MUST pre-register. Forms available from Avrohurst in Ingatestone High Street, Ingatestone Junior School in the Furlongs and the church. Only 30 places available. Minimum age 11 years.
Contact:01277 353689
Date:Saturday 20 May 2017
Time:14:00 - 16:30
Event:Afternoon Tea
Organised by:in aid of Little Havens Hospice
Location:The Old Rectory, Lower Dunton Road, Brentwood CM12 3SW map
Contact:Dee on 07833 948797 or Babs on 07407 424085
Date:Saturday 20 May 2017
Event:Quiz Night
Organised by:St George's Church
Location:Ongar Road, Brentwood CM15 9HR map
Details:Entry fee includes a Christian Aid Platter - a selection of nice things to eat to suit all tastes. Teams of up to 8 people. Profits to Christian Aid.
Contact:07952 222911
Date:Saturday 27 May 2017
Event:Race For Life
Organised by:Cancer Research UK
Location:Weald Country Park, Weald Rd, South Weald, Brentwood CM14 5QS map
Details:Non-competitive race over 5 km (3 miles) and 10 km (5 miles) raising money to help defeat cancer.
Cost:£14.99 - reduced costs for children
Contact:0300 123 0770 Website
Date:Friday 16 June 2017
Event:Golf Day
Organised by:Rotary Club of Ingatestone
Location:Maylands Golf Course map
Details:The Rotary Club of Ingatestone Twentieth Charity Golf Day in aid of CHESS and other local charities on Friday 16th June at Mylands Golf Club, Harold Wood. Coffee/bacon roll on arrival, 18 holes and 3 course meal , with many prizes including a Renault car for a hole in one.
Cost:£60 per golfer (£240 for team of four)
Date:Saturday 1 July 2017
Time:Gates open 17:45, concert starts 18:15
Event:21st Summer Evening Jazz Open-Air Concert
Organised by:Rotary Club of Ingatestone
Location:Ingatestone Hall. Hall Lane, Ingatestone CM4 9NR map
Details:Featuring Frog Island Jazz Band and The Salty Town Six. Make up a party - bring your own table and chairs. Enjoy your own picnic and drinks. Food and drink from Jus Cool Caribbean Food and Brentwood Brewing Company will be available. There will also be an umbrella parade with prizes for the best decorated brollies, and a raffle. The concert is in aid of Farleigh and Saint Francis Hospices and other local Rotary causes.
Cost:£14.00 in advance, £15.00 at the gate. Accompanied children under 17 admitted free.
Contact:Ticket hotline 01277 350800 Website
Date:Saturday 22 July 2017 to Saturday 29 July 2017
Event:Brentwood Children's Literary Festival
Organised by:Chicken and Frog Bookshop
Details:A festival celebrating the world of reading, suitable for pre-school to teens, and anyone who loves reading children's books. We have a week of fantastic events scheduled, including The Wimpy Kid Show, author talks and a YA panel.
Contact:01277 230068 Website Facebook Twitter