EVERY THURSDAY

Weekly Quiz
Royal British Legion, Barfield Road, West Mersea.
A weekly Quiz run by Members for Members.
Teams of 6 (entry fee).
Membership - once you are a Member of the RBL, bring in your membership card and pay £10 for Annual Club Membership & 10% Member's Discount Card.
Darts, Pool and snooker also available.

WEDNESDAY 1ST MAY UNTIL SUNDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER

Mersea Museum Exhibition - Beyond the Strood (Mersea and the Waterside Villages)
High Street, West Mersea.
Wednesday to Sunday afternoons from 2pm to 5pm, plus Bank Holidays.
Admission: Adults £2, under 18s free.

WEDNESDAY 17TH JULY

Coffee & Crafts
Community Support Hall, Melrose Road, West Mersea
Time: 9.30-11.30am
Bring along your own knitting, sewing or craftwork or make a card with the materials provided or just come along for a coffee and a chat.
No booking required, all welcome.

SATURDAY 20TH JULY

Secret Island Festival
Tickets: secretislandfestival.co.uk

MONDAY 22ND JULY

Afternoon Social
Community Support Hall, Melrose Road, West Mersea.
Time: 2-4.30pm
Tea/coffee/cakes available. Jigsaws, quiz sheets, social chatting, board games, card games, crafts.
All welcome.

TUESDAY 23RD JULY

Mersea Sew Social
W.I. Hall, Kingsland Road, West Mersea.
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Knit, sew, chat, laugh and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Cost: £3

MONDAY 29TH JULY TO FRIDAY 2ND AUGUST

Mersea Beach Club
A free event for ages 0-16. Areas for craft, games and activities. Tea & coffee for adults.
Time: 10am to 12pm
Location: Bottom of Empress Avenue
Poster: click here

MONDAY 29TH JULY

Afternoon Social
Community Support Hall, Melrose Road, West Mersea.
Time: 2-4.30pm
Tea/coffee/cakes available. Jigsaws, quiz sheets, social chatting, board games, card games, crafts.
All welcome.

Virtual Tinnitus Support Group (RNID)
Zoom (free group)
Monthly support group provides coping strategies, peer support, information from healthcare professionals. Plus tips on mindfulness, health and wellbeing.
Time: 2.30pm to 3.30pm
Please register and joining details will be sent two days prior to the meeting.
Contact: Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@rnid.org.uk

TUESDAY 30TH JULY

Mersea Sew Social
W.I. Hall, Kingsland Road, West Mersea.
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Knit, sew, chat, laugh and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Cost: £3

FRIDAY 2ND AUGUST

RNID
Replacement tubes, batteries, hearing screening, otoscopy, signposting and advice.
Where: Council Office, 10 Melrose Road, West Mersea, CO5 8JD.
Time: 12.30pm to 2.30pm 
For more information, please contact Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@RNID.org.uk
Website: rnid.org.uk  
Poster: click here
Volunteering poster: click here

MONDAY 5TH TO WEDNESDAY 7TH AUGUST

Rookie on the Beach
Mersea Beach Lifeguard Hut, Victoria Esplanade car park, West Mersea, CO5 8BH.
Time: 10am to 3pm (please supply packed lunch).
Cost: £6 per day, or £15 for all three days.
For more details or an application form, email: mersearookie@gmail.com
Poster: click here

MONDAY 5TH AUGUST

Coffee & Crafts
Community Support Hall, Melrose Road, West Mersea
Time: 9.30-11.30am
Bring along your own knitting, sewing or craftwork or make a card with the materials provided or just come along for a coffee and a chat.
No booking required, all welcome.

TUESDAY 6TH AUGUST 

Mersea Sew Social
W.I. Hall, Kingsland Road, West Mersea.
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Knit, sew, chat, laugh and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Cost: £3

WEDNESDAY 7TH AUGUST

Pirate Party at the Packing Shed
Children's Pirate Party including treasure hunt, snowdome making, pirate story and sea-shanty music. 
Refreshments are provided and you may bring your own food if you wish.
Time: 1pm to 5pm.

MONDAY 12TH TO WEDNESDAY 14TH AUGUST

Junior Summer Camp - WM Cricket Club
Glebe Recreation Ground, Colchester Road, West Mersea.
Time: 10am to 3pm each day.

TUESDAY 13TH AUGUST

Mersea Sew Social
W.I. Hall, Kingsland Road, West Mersea.
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Knit, sew, chat, laugh and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Cost: £3

SATURDAY 17TH AUGUST 

Mersea Lions Family Festival
Waldegraves Lane, West Mersea, CO5 8SE
Live music all day, Foxash Fun Dog Show, This is Me Artisan Market, food & drink, stalls, vehicle display, free children's area, free shuttle bus service from West Mersea.
Cost: £5 (includes a free raffle ticket). Children free.
Website: www.merseaislandlionsclub.com
Event poster: click here
Foxash Fun Dog Show poster: click here
Live Music Stage poster: click here

TUESDAY 20TH AUGUST

Mersea Sew Social
W.I. Hall, Kingsland Road, West Mersea.
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Knit, sew, chat, laugh and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Cost: £3

Mersea Island Horticultural Society Summer Show
MICA Centre, High Street, West Mersea.
Time: 1.30pm

SATURDAY 24TH AUGUST

West Mersea Town Regatta Day
Coast Road, West Mersea
Website: www.mersearegatta.org.uk

SUNDAY 25TH AUGUST

Packing Shed Cream Tea Open Day
Launches from the Hammerhead (pontoon), Coast Road, West Mersea.
Tickets: Adults £8, children £4 (last launch out half an hour before closing).
Tickets: Paddleboarders and kayakers, adults £6, children £3.
Time: 2pm to 6pm.
Website: www.packing-shed.org.uk
Raffle fundraiser to be drawn during the open day. 

MONDAY 26TH AUGUST

Virtual Tinnitus Support Group (RNID)
Zoom (free group)
Monthly support group provides coping strategies, peer support, information from healthcare professionals. Plus tips on mindfulness, health and wellbeing.
Time: 2.30pm to 3.30pm
Please register and joining details will be sent two days prior to the meeting.
Contact: Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@rnid.org.uk

TUESDAY 27TH AUGUST

Mersea Sew Social
W.I. Hall, Kingsland Road, West Mersea.
Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Knit, sew, chat, laugh and have a cuppa and a biscuit.
Cost: £3

FRIDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER

RNID
Replacement tubes, batteries, hearing screening, otoscopy, signposting and advice.
Where: Council Office, 10 Melrose Road, West Mersea, CO5 8JD.
Time: 12.30pm to 2.30pm 
For more information, please contact Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@RNID.org.uk
Website: rnid.org.uk  
Poster: click here
Volunteering poster: click here

SATURDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER

Packing Shed Cream Tea Open Day
Launches from the Hammerhead (pontoon), Coast Road, West Mersea.
Tickets: Adults £8, children £4 (last launch out half an hour before closing).
Tickets: Paddleboarders and kayakers, adults £6, children £3.
Time: 1.30pm to 5.30pm.
Website: www.packing-shed.org.uk

Syd Lawrence Orchestra
MICA Centre, High Street, West Mersea.
Time: 7.30pm
Tickets available from the MICA Centre.

MONDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER

Virtual Tinnitus Support Group (RNID)
Zoom (free group)
Monthly support group provides coping strategies, peer support, information from healthcare professionals. Plus tips on mindfulness, health and wellbeing.
Time: 2.30pm to 3.30pm
Please register and joining details will be sent two days prior to the meeting.
Contact: Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@rnid.org.uk

FRIDAY 4TH OCTOBER

RNID
Replacement tubes, batteries, hearing screening, otoscopy, signposting and advice.
Where: Council Office, 10 Melrose Road, West Mersea, CO5 8JD.
Time: 12.30pm to 2.30pm 
For more information, please contact Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@RNID.org.uk
Website: rnid.org.uk  
Poster: click here
Volunteering poster: click here

FRIDAY 11TH OCTOBER

Brentwood Mac (tribute band)
MICA Centre, High Street, West Mersea.
Time: 7.30pm
Tickets available from the MICA Centre.

MONDAY 28TH OCTOBER

Virtual Tinnitus Support Group (RNID)
Zoom (free group)
Monthly support group provides coping strategies, peer support, information from healthcare professionals. Plus tips on mindfulness, health and wellbeing.
Time: 2.30pm to 3.30pm
Please register and joining details will be sent two days prior to the meeting.
Contact: Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@rnid.org.uk

FRIDAY 1ST NOVEMBER

RNID
Replacement tubes, batteries, hearing screening, otoscopy, signposting and advice.
Where: Council Office, 10 Melrose Road, West Mersea, CO5 8JD.
Time: 12.30pm to 2.30pm 
For more information, please contact Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@RNID.org.uk
Website: rnid.org.uk  
Poster: click here
Volunteering poster: click here

SATURDAY 9TH NOVEMBER

Soul Moods (band)
MICA Centre, High Street, West Mersea.
Time: 7.30pm
Tickets available for the MICA Centre. 

MONDAY 25TH NOVEMBER

Virtual Tinnitus Support Group (RNID)
Zoom (free group)
Monthly support group provides coping strategies, peer support, information from healthcare professionals. Plus tips on mindfulness, health and wellbeing.
Time: 2.30pm to 3.30pm
Please register and joining details will be sent two days prior to the meeting.
Contact: Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@rnid.org.uk

FRIDAY 6TH DECEMBER

RNID
Replacement tubes, batteries, hearing screening, otoscopy, signposting and advice.
Where: Council Office, 10 Melrose Road, West Mersea, CO5 8JD.
Time: 12.30pm to 2.30pm 
For more information, please contact Angie Baker on 07442 538939
Email: angela.baker@RNID.org.uk
Website: rnid.org.uk  
Poster: click here
Volunteering poster: click here

TUESDAY 31ST DECEMBER

New Years Eve Celebration
MICA Centre, High Street, West Mersea.
Time: 7.30pm
Tickets available from the MICA Centre. 

 

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Contact Details

West Mersea Town Council
10 Melrose Road, West Mersea
Colchester, Essex, CO5 8JD

 

Email: carol.fountain@westmerseatowncouncil.gov.uk
Telephone: 01206 382128

Office opening hours:
Monday & Friday
9am to 12pm.

You can still contact us by telephone and email at other times.