Join us for an evening of celebration and commemoration
Soups: Pea & Ham or Veg & Pearl Barley Broth
Mains: Beef Wellington or Leek & Mushroom Wellington or Game Pie, all served with new pots and veg.
Puddings: Sticky Toffee or Jam Roly Poly or Bread & Butter puddings, all served with either custard or ice cream or cream
Cheese: A fine selection of English cheeses
Beer: Nelson’s Revenge (Woodforde’s Brewery, Norfolk)
Tickets are £40, please specify your menu selections when booking.
The Colchester Trafalgar Society, an informal band of volunteers, will be in attendance to add a bit of colour to the evening.
Two members will be in attendance; Roger will play his squeeze box prior to the meal and at the end for “Heart of Oak”. Peter Ward will give a 15-minute account of Ben Snood and James Martin (both served in the Battle and are buried in Wivenhoe Churchyard) and answer any questions about the Georgian Navy.
A model ship centrepiece and a painting and the famous bunting will also be on display.
A brief lesson in flag reading may be requested.
“England expects that every man this day will do his duty”