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Manningtree, located in the Tendring District of Essex, is widely believed to be the smallest town in England. Despite these claims, you’ll find that this quaint town is bursting with charm and has a rich, fascinating history. Manningtree Railway Station provides residents with easy access to London Liverpool Street, Norwich, Ipswich and Harwich, making the town popular amongst commuters. If you prefer to travel by car, the A120, A12 and A14 are all easily accessible too. The picturesque town has plenty of great schools making it a sought after location for families. 

As well as excellent transport links and fantastic schools, Manningtree is home to a number of shops, pubs and restaurants. Surrounded by stunning scenery, there are also plenty of walking and cycling trails to enjoy - there really is something for everyone! 
Wooden rowing boats on river in Manningtree
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Things to do in Manningtree

Despite being a small town, you’ll find that there’s something for everyone to enjoy in Manningtree. If you enjoy exploring, you’ll be pleased to learn that the town is home to some excellent walking and cycling routes. Visit the stunning coastline, venture into the woods or take a stroll through the nature reserve. Manningtree is rich in history with links to William Shakespeare, Margaret Thatcher and Matthew Hopkins the Witchfinder General. If you’re interested in finding out more about the history of the town, you might decide to embark on a walk inspired by the East Anglian witch trials. You’ll find that there are a few different ones available online for you to try. 

If you fancy doing something a little less active, you could pay a visit to the North House Gallery or pop into one of the town’s boutique cafes. There are also wine bars, eateries and restaurants available. If you’d prefer to visit a local pub, then you’ll find that there are plenty for you to choose from. The Red Lion is the town’s oldest pub which focuses on serving great drinks and creating a great atmosphere. 

Transport in Manningtree

Manningtree Train Station provides residents with excellent transport links as it is part of the Intercity Norwich to London Liverpool Street line and also has trains going to and from Ipswich and Harwich. Manningtree is also easily accessible by car with the A120, A12 and A14 being in relatively close proximity to the town. 
Manningtree train station in Essex
Manningtree High School

Schools in Manningtree

There are plenty of fantastic schools in Manningtree, and the surrounding towns and villages, for families to choose from. Here are just a few examples of schools in the area… 

Highfields Primary School 
Brooklands Primary School 
Manningtree High School

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