Braintree Art Trail 2017 πŸ—“

The Braintree Art Trail has begun, with work by local artists on display in windows around George Yard Shopping Centre in Braintree.
You can find an online copy of the map by clicking here
Art Trail 2017 Leaflet, or when you’re in town you can pick up a map from outside the front of the George Yard Management Suite (just on the left after you enter the shopping centre from Bank Street). From there you can begin following the trail!

Environment Day Sat June 16th 2018 πŸ—“

George Yard Environment Day A4 PosterThere are many ways we can help the Environment. Here at George Yard we like to do our bit, so we have invited some Partners to come along and show you some ways that you can get involved!
Our partners today will be:
Essex Wildlife,
Essex Pygmy Hedgehogs and the BDC Recycling Trailer.
We are waiting to hear from some other groups that we are hoping will attend to make this a fun and informative day. 10.00am – 3.00pm
There will also be an Art Zone Workshop making Cress Heads and Potato Hedgehogs, come along and join in from 10am. All events under the Bandstand are Free!


Public/Bank Holidays 2022

  • Friday 15th April        Good Friday                          10.00am – 4.00pm (Sunday Hours)
  • Saturday 16th April   Easter Saturday                   Normal Trading
  • Sunday 17th April     Easter Sunday                     Centre Closed
  • Monday 18th April     Easter Monday                     10.00am – 4.00pm (Sunday Hours)
  • Monday 2nd May       Early May Bank Holiday     10.00am – 4.00pm (Sunday Hours)
  • Thursday 2nd June   Spring Bank Holiday           10.00am – 4.00pm (Sunday Hours)
  • Friday 3rd June         Platinum Jubilee                  10.00am – 4.00pm (Sunday Hours)
  • Monday 29th Aug     Summer Bank Holiday        10.00am – 4.00pm (Sunday Hours)
  • Saturday 24th Dec    Christmas Eve                      Normal Trading
  • Sunday 25th Dec      Christmas Day                      Centre Closed
  • Monday 26th Dec      Boxing Day                           Centre Closed
  • Tuesday 27th Dec     Christmas Bank Holiday     10.00am – 4.00pm (Sunday Hours)
  • Saturday 31st Dec    New Years Eve                    Normal Trading
  • Sunday 1st Jan 2023   New Year’s Day                   Centre Closed

Please note these are subject to change.

ROAR-some FREE fun! πŸ—“

In line with Government COVID-19 guidance and alongside social distancing rules, George Yard is inviting you and all the family to head down to the centre to enjoy a prehistoric adventure of your own!


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