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Colchester Market

This weekend, a dozen stalls joined Lion Walk as the beginning of a trial period! Check out a selection of lovely images from the day…

Colchester Market is coming to Lion Walk!

Starting on 19 October, Colchester Charter Market will begin a trial of hosting its Saturday market in Lion Walk, Colchester. A dozen stalls will take up the first opportunity to trial the new location this weekend, which will cover the area around Culver Street East and will operate from 9am
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Student Festival Competition

Terms and Conditions • One entry per person • All entries to be submitted via Facebook or Instagram • No responsibility will be accepted for entries that are illegible, delayed or damaged electronically or online during the promotion. • There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter
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Muffin Break opens at Lion Walk Shopping Centre

Muffin Break the popular café bakery, renowned for freshly baked goods and great coffee has opened its first store in Colchester at Lion Walk Shopping Centre. The new venture has created 15 part- and full-time opportunities for the town. Muffin Break is located in a large unit beside the Library
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Back to School with Lion Walk!

Pulling your hair out about back-to-school prep? Worry not! Lion Walk has done all of the hard work for you. Take a look at the top picks available from our retailers.     WhSmith – £11.99  The kids can take their furry friend into class with WhSmith! They have a
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Lion Yard Lanterns

You may have noticed our beautiful new lanterns in Red Lion Yard. But did you know you could win £160.00 worth of vouchers the next time you see them?! For more information on how you can enter the competition, just click here.  T&C’s apply. Winner will be selected on 30th
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The Creation Station at Lion Walk!

From the 29th July until 25th August, enjoy fun filled activities with The Creation Station! There will be Slime Workshops (Suitable for ages 4+) and an Eco-Glitter Bar! (suitables for ages 3+) 10.00am – 4.30pm  

Open Event in the Colchester Hub

Find out all about the One Colchester Hub Drop-in during this time and meet staff and volunteers from Community360 and partners, including: • Volunteer Centre and Timebank • Slipper Exchange • My Weight Matters • Dementia Action Alliance • Community Transport Thursday 1st August 3-5pm Please RSVP to Adam Fox
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King of the Jungle Facebook Competition

One entry per person All entries to be submitted via Facebook No responsibility will be accepted for entries that are illegible, delayed or damaged electronically or online during the promotion. There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition. Automated/bulk entries and entries from third parties
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Roman River Festival 2019

The Roman River Festival Prize Draw will be open for entries from 2pm on Monday 8th July and close at 12pm on Wednesday 10th July 2019 Entries to the prize draw are via the Lion Walk Facebook page only One prize draw entry per person There is one prize to
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The Time Bank Time Together Meetings

Every Friday, from 2pm – 3.30pm, The Time Bank will be hosting various activities. Where: One Colchester Shop, Unit 81, Culver Street East, Colchester, CO1 1LF (near Primark). Open to everyone in the Colchester Borough aged 16+. For timetable, see below.

Get the Summer Look

Whether you’re going on holiday to a hot and sunny island, or nipping to Cornwall for a long weekend, Lion Walk has you covered. Check out our Get the Look post on how we can keep you looking amazing all summer long!   Topshop – £42.00 Channel your flower power
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Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day can be overwhelming… after all, what do you buy a man who has everything? Luckily, Lion Walk is here to help and we’ve created a gift guide filled with presents for every kind of dad. Clintons – £2.50 Send love and humour this Father’s Day with this fun
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Colchester Morris Men

This Saturday outside River Island, come and watch Colchester Morris Mens annual performance! From 12:30pm, the Morris Men will wow the crowds with their traditional dance routine. Morris dancing is the name given to the English ritual dance, that originally started in the Cotswold’s.  

Celebrate Bike Week With Us!

Bike week is coming! Celebrate everything that is great about cycling from 8-16 June. Bike Week is a great opportunity to celebrate the social, health and environmental benefits of cycling. To find out more, visit www.bikeweek.org.uk

The Invasion is Coming

In aid of St. Helena Hospice and Colchester Hospital’s Charity, the invasion is coming to Colchester. What you can expect: Characters and themed areas Show Cars Special Guests Competitions Refreshments Live Music and Entertainment When? 10am – 4pm, Saturday 7th September Where? Colchester Town Centre. Arrive in costume and travel
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