Local Activities

Local Activities

Local activities near to The Square and Compasses

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Terling Bell Ringers
We are a small, friendly group who are looking for new recruits to keep our village bells ringing.  It is a hobby suitable for ages 9 to 90, it is a pastime that all the family can enjoy.

Fennes Shooting School
Situated in 100 acres of beautiful, picturesque Essex countryside and woodland, Fennes Shooting School provides excellent shooting facilities for the novice and experienced gun alike. Recently refurbished throughout, the school boasts a huge variety of targets with all new traps, stands and landscaping, with 8 different traps on a 100ft tower, 14 stands of sporting targets, 3 pro trap layouts, skeet and DTL.

Rayne Riding Centre
At Rayne Riding school we have livery facilities, indoor and outdoor arenas, tack shop and a good selection of horses and ponies for sale.  We cater for all types of rider from novice upwards and can accommodate special requirements.  Children’s parties, Pony Days, Jump and Dressage events are all held at the Rayne Riding Centre.

Channels Golf Clubs
Channels and Little Channels are both situated on the estate which sits just to the north of Chelmsford. It covers over 300 acres of undulating parkland with beautiful views of the Essex countryside.  It boasts 27 excellent golf holes, a floodlit 22 bay driving range, has two superb restaurants, a luxurious 17 bedroom en-suite Lodge and is the ideal location for conference and corporate events in Essex.

Chelmsford City Racecourse
Chelmsford City Racecourse is delighted to announce the return of racing to Essex in January 2015. There will be 58 racing fixtures during the year and the racing programme will incorporate afternoon, twilight and evening meetings.