There are a host of exciting events happening across the Discover Me sites throughout the year. Talks, workshops, activities, shows and more, these events range in price from a few pounds to absolutely free, so there’s something to suit every pocket.

Open Days at at Ilford Hospital Chapel

Aug 7th 2018 to Nov 24th 2018 Ilford Hospital Chapel

Christmas Craft Fair at The Old Chapel Upminster

Nov 3rd 2018 The Old Chapel Upminster

The Old Chapel will be having its annual Christmas Craft Fair. Come along and browse stalls which vary from knitted/crocheted items, gifts, cards, home decor, Christmas decorations and more.

Saturday 3rd November, 10am-4pm. Free Entry.

Christmas Themed Adult’s Pottery Cafe at The Old Chapel Upminster

Nov 12th 2018 The Old Chapel Upminster

Adults Pottery Cafe. It’s now the grown ups turn to enjoy getting creative and paint pottery items ready for Christmas. Booking is required and is £5 per person, this includes drink and snacks but not the pottery items themselves. To book please contact the Heritage Officer on 01708 222660 or

Mon 12th November, 7pm-9.30pm. £5 admission.

Tea and Talk – Victorian Cranham, John Phillips at The Old Chapel Upminster

Nov 14th 2018 The Old Chapel Upminster

John will return to talk about Cranham life in Victorian times.

The talk is free for Friends of the Old Chapel otherwise £2 with refreshments included. Wed 14 Nov, 10.30am.