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image for Story-telling item typeThe Storyteller and the Monsters at Jaywick Martello Tower

Story-telling, Mon 2 Apr 2018, free entry

Essex Folk tales for Children

Essex Folk tales for Children


Jaywick Martello Tower

01255 822783


Jaywick Martello Tower,
The Promenade, Belsize Avenue,
CO15 2LF


The local storyteller’s researches have taken her into the furthest corners of Essex to discover the most remarkable monsters. With dragons, Vikings, pirates, smugglers, ghostly ladies, and highway men these tales will be sure to entertain all who listen and read.

This session is aimed at children aged 7-11 years. There will be time at the end of the storytelling for children to ask questions and even design their own monsters!

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsGift shopWelcome HostAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 2 Apr 2018 14:00 to 15:30


Free entry



Plan route to Jaywick Martello Tower using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TM 136128  Lat: 51.77308 Long: 1.09465

Access: Jaywick Martello Tower has a wheelchair lift to the 1st floor, unfortunately not the roof due to the nature of the building.

Trains: Every hour from London Liverpool Street station to Clacton-on-Sea, check with National Railways before travelling.

Buses: Bus 10-11 from outside Clacton Station on left side of park. Bus stand does not show 10/11 but it is there. Get off at end of route, average time 20 minutes.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 4 miles from Clacton-on-Sea station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access