News & Events

Autism Anglia Conference and Information Day

On Thursday 27th June 2019, Autism Anglia will be hosting a Conference & Information day at the University of Essex in Colchester. There will be a full day of talks, Q&A session, interactive workshops and a marketplace packed with autism services and information. They day is suitable for: Individuals, parents
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Easter Gift Guide

  It’s time to hop to it and burrow into Lion Walk’s egg-cellent Easter gift guide, bursting with Easter treats that will last much longer than the season and keep your loved ones busy over the holidays.   Minnie’s Boutique Lovely Easter pastels. Shop the just landed Blue Knitted Heart
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Essex Wildlife Trust

Would you like to help your local wildlife and improve your sustainability? Join Essex Wildlife Trust on Tuesday 28th May, from 10am – 3pm to find out more about their recycling schemes, and discover fascinating wildlife treasures from all over! They are also seeking your help by donating various recycling
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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

  The gift guide on how to spoil your mum this Mother’s Day is here! Lion Walk has done all of the hard work or you, compiling a list of dreamy Mother’s Day presents no matter her style, age, interests… Or your budget! So, let’s get started.   Thorntons Pass
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March for Veterans

Join our walk and step out in the month of March to help end isolation for blinded ex-Service men and women. Come and walk alongside blind veterans and serving Army and RAF personnel as we march three quarters of a mile down Colchester High Street. Suitable for the whole family.
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World Book Day Competition Terms and Conditions

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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Chinese New Year

Lion Walk Shopping Centre brought dancing dragons to life on Wednesday as we celebrated the Chinese New Year with a number of colourful and energetic street performances. The multi-talented acts offered high impact, attention grabbing performances, including traditional Chinese stilt walkers in traditional garb as well as energetic Giant Doll heads performing their swirling ribbon dances. The seasonal Dragon Dance, traditionally performed
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Valentines Competition Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions 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
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Valentine’s Day Prep

Valentine’s Day is a time for celebrating love and togetherness. Whether you plan on spending the day with that special someone, having a pal-entines party, or embracing self-love with a pamper session, Lion Walk has all you need. Let’s start with the skin deep beauty, whether you’re feeling in need
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Chinese New Year

Lion Walk Shopping Centre will be marking Chinese New Year this year with a range of activities and events to celebrate the renowned festival in style. The activities will take place on 6 February from 3.30pm, the day after the Chinese New Year which is traditionally a family day followed
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Elf Workshop

Throughout the Saturdays of December leading up to Christmas (including an extra Sunday on the 23rd), Lion Walk held a special Elf Workshop, allowing children visiting the centre to make their own toys to take home. The Elf Workshop also gave the children an opportunity to meet Santa and had
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Lion Walk’s Extravagant Christmas Light Switch On 2018

On Wednesday 18th November, Lion Walk held our annual Christmas Light Switch On. Colchester’s Deputy Mayor, Nick Hope switched on the festive lights, followed by a dazzling firework display, bringing a big bang to the evening. Musical icon, Abbie Hartley took the stage, along with Theatretrain, who delivered a fun
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Super Scary Shopping Guide

From frightening flicks, to creepy costumes and monstrous make-up, Lion Walk Shopping Centre has everything you need to create a truly terrifying Halloween. Our spooky shopping guide showcases a small selection of ghoulish goodies available in our stores to ensure you’re prepared when the witching hour comes….. Boots  NYX Professional
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Student Night

Colchester presents Student Night. Join us for late night opening and exclusive offers on Monday 8th October 6pm – 9pm. View the offers here.

Back to School Supplies

    The summer holidays are almost over so now’s the time to get ‘back to school’ ready. Lion Walk retailers* have been busy filling their shelves with fun and inspiring items that will have your children skipping back to class, here’s a small sneak peek of what you might
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Minnies Boutique Competition

Terms and Conditions 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
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Beach Bag Ready Competition

WIN a fantastic bundle of goodies to get you BEACH BAG READY! Visit our Facebook page here to enter. Terms and Conditions 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
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Holiday Essentials Buying Guide

                    If you’re planning on flying off to warmer climes this summer then this guide is just the ticket for you. Packed full with essential holiday products, all available from Lion Walk retailers*, we’re helping you to take the stress out
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