PUBLISHED: 10:13 15 November 2010 | UPDATED: 18:10 20 February 2013
If you want something unique to fill your stockings and get you into the Christmas spirit, don't miss these fabulous West Essex events <br/><br/>this festive season
JANE FOX PRESENTS JOYOUS CHRISTMAS
Sir James Hawkey Hall, Broomhill Road, Woodford Green IG8 0BG 7pm for 8pm start
What is it? Woodford and District Floral Arrangement Group brings this evening of incredible floral displays and entertainment, with sales tables, raffle and refreshments.
Admission: 8 (6 members)
SUNDAY OF THERAPIES
The Good Health Practice, 161 Queens Road, Buckhurst Hill IG9 5AZ 11am-4pm
What is it? Sick of shopping? Why not try out a range of therapies including acupuncture, aromatherapy, massage, osteopathy and facial rejuvenation. Taster sessions start at 15. Refreshments provided.
020 8505 8353
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EVENT
Hanbury Manor Marriott, Ware Hertfordshire SG12 0SD
What is it? Treat yourself to some retail therapy this Christmas with fabulous gift ideas, tarot reading sessions, relaxing treatments and a raffle.
ST EDMUNDS CHRISTMAS MARKET
216 Chingford Mount Road, Chingford E4 8JL
What is it? Christmas market run by local parish church, with stalls, refreshments, childrens activities, Father Christmas and family entertainment.
ST ANDREWSS CHRISTMAS BAZAAR
St Andrews Christian Centre, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow E17 6AR 11am - evening
What is it? This local bazaar plays host to Father Christmas, a range of food, craft and gift stalls, a bakery, tombola, books and games for all the family.
CHINGFORD VILLAGE CHRISTMAS FAYRE
Chingford Assembly Hall, Station Road, Chingford E4 7EN 5-10pm
What is it? This evening fayre is a perfect night out for a family intent on making the most of their Christmas shopping. With a Father Christmas Grotto, childrens entertainment, and live music, you can be free to browse the stalls packed full of crafts by individuals and local businesses. Includes a licensed bar and Christmas themed food.
CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR BY NOONAH CRAFTS
Budworth Hall, Chipping Ongar CM5 9JG 11am-4pm
What is it? Noonah Crafts hosts a fair of handcrafted items for Christmas gifts and decoration ideas. Refreshments are available and a special guest appearance by Santa Claus.
PAST & PRESENT ANTIQUES & CRAFTS FAIR
Christchurch Hall, Wanstead Place, Wanstead E11 2SW 10-4pm
What is it? Two halls full of incredible collectibles, antiques, vintage jewellery and clothes, curios and hand made crafts. The perfect venue to find a unique gift. Hot and cold refreshment available.
FATHER CHRISTMAS TRAIL
Hainault Lodge Nature Reserve, Forest Road, Hainault IG6 3HP 020 8559 2316 11am-2pm
What is it? If youve finished the Christmas shopping and are looking for a family activity in the great outdoors, why not try navigating your way around this nature trail to see if you can spot Father Christmas in his grotto. Mince pies and hot drinks available.
Admission: 5 per person booking essential