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image for Craft Fair item typeBeth Chatto Christmas Fayre at Beth Chatto Gardens

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Craft Fair, Sat 24 - Sun 25 Nov 2018

ESSEX TOURISM AWARDS FINALIST 2010.

Children's Christmas crafts

Children's Christmas crafts

Address

Elmstead Market,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO7 7DB

Details

Always such a popular fayre with a more traditional Christmassy feel. Festive two-day Christmas fayre, featuring a wide range of local crafters and their wares.

Carol singers and musicians over both days including the Rock Choir and other favourites. Mulled wine, mince pies, BBQ, children’s crafts and more!

Suggested donation £3 entrance adults, children free, Friends of the Garden free entry.

Donation includes entrance to the gardens and to the fayre.

Proceeds to the Beth Chatto Education Trust.

Please note, there is open water in the Gardens: all children must be supervised at all times.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 24 - Sun 25 Nov 2018 10:00 to 16:00 10:00 to 16:00

Prices

Entry is free but with suggested donation of £3/adult to charity

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 24 - Sun 25 Nov Beth Chatto Christmas Fayre

Location

Directions

Plan route to Beth Chatto Gardens using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TM 067241  Lat: 51.87788 Long: 1.00228

By Road:
The Gardens are situated 6 miles east of Colchester and a quarter mile east of Elmstead Market on the A133.

Parking: free

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis gravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliacs)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children