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Wivenhoe Town Regatta (UK)

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Wivenhoe Town Regatta (UK)

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Wivenhoe has many an English Heritage blue plaque placed on the front of houses once lived in by British artists such as Francis Bacon to the Captain of the King’s yacht Britannia, Captain Albert Turner. The town, home to Essex University, comes alive with festivities along the waterfront and on the river Colne, Oyster Smacks are the star of the show.

Contact the Smack Preservation Society: wmwill@tiscali.co.uk.

http://www.colnesmack.co.uk/events-2/event-list.html

Earlier Event: June 15
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Later Event: June 19
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