From a leaflet picked up at Colchester BF
(Strewth! after 6 years some actual publicity effort.)
9-12 June at the Railway Museum Chappel (Right next to the live railway
station - Trains to Sudbury, Marks Tey -> East Anglian main line)
25 Ciders & perries
6-11 Thu, 11-11 Fri & Sat, 12-3 Sun
A lovely relaxing venue - for those of you who know the Chappel BF the
cider festival is in the goods shed and really tiny in comparison.
Don't forget to take your empty lemonade bottles for carry-outs
There is a proper camp/caravan site next door and also less formal
camping. Ask on 01206 242524 for details.
* Plus * Sat 11th Starts at 12 noon *
Cycle ride from Colchester on Saturday. Depart from the car park of the
Bricklayers Arms, (Mile End Road, 1min cycle from railway station.) at
12 noon. Up to 16 miles av speed about 10mph - Nothing very athletic.
The man with the fish on his head will be me. (Returning is always a
bit hazy - catch the train back if needs be - otherwise a very pleasant
 Providing you don't believe the "I know a short cut" stories and end
up in the nettles!
- posted 15 years ago