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Upcoming Events

IMG_1053Dickensian Christmas Market

Takes place on Saturday 29th November 10 am to 3 pm in the Newlands Shopping Centre in Witham raising awareness of and funds for local organisations.  A variety of stalls including Gluhwien & Stollen, Home Made Cakes, Soaps & Candles, Stocking Fillers, Sweets & Cards, Decorations, Crafts, Roast Chestnuts and more.  There will be entertainment from the Salvation Army Band, Johnny Mack and Witham Big & Little Sing.  Father Christmas will be there along with The Lioness Lion and Panto Characters.  For further information please contact Dee Halliday on 01376 520627.

Senior Citizens’ Christmas Party

The Rotary Club of Witham invite you to the Senior Citizens’ Christmas Party on Wednesday 3rd December 2014 at 2 pm for 2.30 pm until 5.30 pm in The Public Hall, Collingwood Road, Witham for those aged 68 plus and residing in Witham.  Call into the Information Centre in the Town Hall, Newland Street, Witham to collect your FREE ticket.


Join us for a Traditional Carol Service around the Christmas Tree in Newland Street at 7.30 pm on Wednesday, 10th December 2014.  Retiring collection in aid of the Town Mayor’s Appeal. Refreshments afterwards in the United Reformed Church, Newland Street.




Revised Christmas and New Year Recycling and Refuse Collections

There will be changes to the collection on refuse and recycling over the Christmas and New Year period, for further information please contact Braintree District Council on 01376 552525 or visit www.braintree.gov.uk   Green wheeled bin collections will be suspended from Monday 29th December until Monday 12th January.  Remember to recycle your real Christmas tree.


 ’Tis the season to be jolly:  Newlands Shopping Centre invites local carollers to be part of the festive cheer.

Newlands Shopping Centre in Witham is hosting an array of festive entertainment in the lead up to Christmas and is inviting local choirs and musicians to take part.  Local choirs, carol singers, bands and dance groups interested in performing on Saturday 6th and 13th December email newlands@pmwcom.co.uk