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Providing free services to local individuals, charities, clubs and non-profit organisations to prosper and build community spirit. The most popular of which are our What’s On and What’s In pages, which allow users to see and add monthly events and free-ads respectively.

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What's On

Find or add your own events near you from outdoor activities, social groups, music events, plays, charities, lectures and much more.

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Buy and sell items from your local area including cars, clothing, electrical, jewellery, toys and much more! Lots of bargains to be had!

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Serving Tiptree, Brightlingsea, Bergholt, Lexden and surrounding towns and villages. You can visit us in-person by appointment only, to do this contact Caroline by using the details below:

Simad Publications Ltd
Flag Cottage
Flag Hill
Great Bentley, Colchester
tel: 0845 463 8801
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Covering Clacton, East Clacton, Frinton and surrounding towns and villages. Call Garry or Michelle from Monday to Friday 9am to 1pm.

Look 5 Ltd
Great Holland Hall
Church Road
Great Holland
CO13 0JS
tel: 0845 463 8805