Snow Disruption Continues In Essex

1 March 2018, 18:12

Southend Station In Snow

The freezing conditions look set to continue in Essex well into Friday.

  • Greater Anglia are advising people to avoid travelling by train on Thursday evening and to check before heading to the station on Friday morning.
  • Many events across Essex have been cancelled or postponed including racing at Chelmsford. Friday’s fixture at Chelmsford City Racecourse has been abandoned due to the severe weather conditions forecast. There will be an inspection for racing on Saturday 3rd March at 1pm tomorrow (Friday).
  • The Essex & Herts Air Ambulance Heli Hounds Dog Walk in Coggeshall which was due to take place on Sunday - it will now happen on Sunday 18th March.
  • Katherine Ryan's show scheduled for this evening (Thu 1 Mar) at the Cliffs Pavilion in Southend has been POSTPONED until Friday 13th April. Tickets remain valid for the new date. However should ticket holders be unable to make this date please return tickets to the Cliffs by 16th March and they will be happy to arrange a full refund. 


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