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Waltham Abbey Wool Show

Epping Forest

Type:Sale

Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel, Old Shire Lane, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 3LX

Tel: 01992 651066

Waltham Abbey Wool Show at the Marriott Hotel.

About

Waltham Abbey Wool Show

Date: Sunday 20th January 2019

Time: 10am to 4pm

Venue: Waltham Abbey Marriott, Old Shire Lane, Waltham Abbey, EN9 3LX

The popular fun and funky wool show returns for a sixth year. The show will be opened by the knitwear designer and writer of popular blog “Everyday Knitter” Louise Tilbrook with the official ribbon cutting at 10am.  She will also judge the competition at 12.30pm. Our chosen charity for the 2019 show is Knit for Peace, donations of any knitted or crocheted items or yarn will be gratefully received on the day. 

Enjoy a luxurious and inspirational day out, with luscious hand dyed yarns, beautiful handmade wool and felt items, unique knit and crochet kits, a wide selection of accessories from buttons to crochet hooks for sale, demonstrations of spinning, weaving, rag-rugging and Big Knitting plus a selection of craft workshops. Best Funky Hat competition (no pre-registration required) judged by our VIP guest designer Louise Tilbrook at 12.30pm on the day. Free skein winding service and free parking for wool show visitors.

Advance tickets are available to purchase now on-line via the Waltham Abbey Wool Show website at the reduced entry cost of £4.50, although tickets will be available to purchase on the day too at £5.00 each. Entry tickets are also available to purchase in advance from Waltham Abbey Tourist Information Centre on Highbridge Street.

There will be 9 workshops, which are only available to book online, at £15 each for 90 mins from beginners to intermediate level – full details of 2019 show workshops available on our website. Any remaining places will be sold on a first come first served basis on the day of the show.  However, we recommend booking workshops in advance to avoid disappointment as most sell out.

New for 2019, we will have limited edition show pin badges and tote bags available for pre-order online with discounted options and any remaining will be available on the day.

For more information please call 01992 651066, email info@walthamabbeywoolshow.co.uk or see website: www.walthamabbeywoolshow.co.uk

 

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Ramp / Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Bar
  • Bar meals
  • Restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

TripAdvisor

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Marriott Hotel Waltham Abbey is next to junction 26 on the M25. Upon leaving the motorway in a clockwise direction, take the second exit at the roundabout at the end of the sliproad. Leaving in an anti-clockwise direction, take the fourth exit from the roundabout at the end of the sliproad (travelling under the M25) and then the third exit at the next roundabout.  The Waltham Abbey Marriott is directly in front of you.

Directions from London Stansted Airport: Southbound M11 to M25, then westbound on M25 to Junction 26. 

Directions from London Heathrow Airport: M4 westbound to M25, then northbound M25 to junction 26

Directions from London City Airport: Drive North from city Airport on M11, Take M25 Junction towards M1,A1,Watford (Not Dartford Tunnel) Leave M25 at Junction 26, at first roundabout turn right and go under the M25. The Waltham Abbey Marriott is directly in front of you.

Parking for this event is free.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest rail station is Chingford with connection to London. The nearest tube station is Epping on the Central Line. Taxi Services are available from both stations for your ownward journey to the hotel.

Opening Times

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