THINGS TO DO

West Mersea Town Regatta

Watersports events with a variety of Rowing Races, Outboard Motor Balloon Race, Swimming Race and the ever popular 'Walking The Greasy Pole' which is rigged over the side of the Thames Barge Committee Boat. West Mersea Town Regatta takes place on Mersea Island in Essex, and has been running since 1838. …

Mersea Island Food, Drink & Leisure Festival

Held at the Mersea Island Vineyard and Brewery the festival gives wine lovers and real ale fans a treat. They can enjoy loads of samples and find out how to match foods with different wines and beers for maximum flavour from both plate and glass.

Visit East Anglia

t's time you visit East Anglia. Days out in East Anglia have everything from beach holidays, rural escapes and cultural experiences all within easy reach. Our coastline is endless and unique, from the breathtaking sands of north Norfolk to quaint Suffolk pebbled beaches and the family fun of Essex's coastal …

Essex Wildlife Trust

Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity. It has more than 33,000 members, manages and protects over 7,250 acres of land on 87 nature reserves and 2 nature parks, runs 9 visitor centres and educates 58,000 children and adults across Essex each year.

Cudmore Grove

Cudmore Grove offers visitors a trip to the seaside with a difference. Located at the eastern end of Mersea Island, the park includes a sandy beach backed by a large expanse of open grassland, perfect for summer games, picnics and taking in the views.