Upgrades at Ransomes

It’s been a busy few months here at Ransomes. In September we decided to enlarge the pond to make it even more of a feature. We also dug a drain to take all of the roof water from the annexe to help keep the pond level topped up. We’re thinking of removing most of the Koi, which while pretty,…

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Happy Halloween!

Halloween in Colchester is always a great affair; there are plenty of events on this October and November suitable for all ages that are Halloween themed. From a fright night at Colchester zoo to Halloween art for the kids at Firstsite this is the perfect opportunity to get away in autumn. Book now!…

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So much to do, so little time!

Here in Colchester there are so many fun days out to be had. Here is just a taster of a few upcoming events. Coming to the Mercury Theatre on Saturday 25th October are the Champions of Magic, featuring 5 world class magicians. Visit www.Mercurytheatre.co.uk to book tickets now – they’re sure to sell out fast. This…

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Butterfly Lodge

Butterfly Lodge is a 40 acre care farm based in Abberton just outside of Colchester in the heart of the Essex countryside. They provide a fantastic day out for the whole family, with plenty of animals to see, including Shetland ponies, goats, pigs and sheep. Their site is completely wheelchair accessible and a typical tour can last…

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