The focus will be on a character from local history when Chalkwell Ward Residents Association next meets on Wednesday, 10th May at Alleyn Court Pre-Preparatory School, 3 Imperial Avenue, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 8NE, starting at 8pm.
The meeting will open with a talk by local author, Robert Hallmann, on Cunning Murrell, the famous nineteenth century witch doctor from Hadleigh.
Following the talk, the association will hold its AGM, and will elect officers and committee members for the year to March 2018. The business part of the meeting, where members are updated on developments within the ward and have the chance to raise issues of concern with ward councillors, will follow the AGM.
Entry is free to members. Non-members £1.00 per person for entry to the talk only. NB: The AGM is open to members only.