Places

From woodlands and nature reserves to Dedham Vale, we pick 9 perfect places for countryside walks plus some of the best cosy pubs along the way

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(Shed)Rooms with a view

Monday, July 3, 2017

For a sound investment and brilliant family holidays, look no further than The Fritton Arms Shedrooms

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Theydon Bois’ famous Donkey Derby is celebrating its 30th year and is more popular than ever

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Nothing beats a good pint of ale, whether you’ve got a favourite that you stick to or you like to try as many varieties as possible we’ve picked 9 pubs that you’ve got to visit

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Being so close to London it can be difficult for local bars to make their mark. We think it’s time our locals got some love, so here are 7 places perfect for a cocktail, G&T or a nice glass of vino.

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Bluebells are one of the first signs that spring is here and nothing beats strolling through sunny parks and woodland surrounded by the carpets of blue flowers. Here are some of our favourite places to find bluebells in bloom

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No one knows Essex better than the people of Essex; we asked where the prettiest places to live were, and you let us know. So, without further ado, here are the prettiest places, suggested by you

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Essex towns and villages have incredible histories and stunning sights that make them wonderful places to live. We’ve selected 10 of our favourites

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Easter days out in Essex

Monday, April 3, 2017

Ideas to keep your little ones entertained and have a fun-packed Easter holiday for all the family

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For the love of Essex

Monday, February 20, 2017

With its history, pretty architecture, and beautiful forests, West Essex has much more to offer than the glitz and glamour it is so often associated with. Take some time to get out and about this Valentine’s Day and share the love to be found on your doorstep

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It can be very difficult for Cupid to strike when the little cherub is faced with the usual Valentine’s Day clichés. He is so over fake roses and heart-shaped everything, so invite him to share something a little different with you this year whether you opt for a simple spaghetti, couture cuisine, or just a delectable dessert

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West Essex has its fair share of vibrant, smart, and friendly areas but dip your toe just over the border into London and you’ll find Highams Park, you’ll discover more than you expected!

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It may be cold outside but it’s a perfect time to detach little ones from their gadgets and encourage them to unleash their inner Attenborough

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Whether you’re looking for a memorable day trip or an impromptu weekend getaway, Essex is a perfect patchwork of all the little things we love about Britain. Proudly showcasing the charm of the county, we pick 9 towns you must visit when planning a trip to Essex

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NYE is a time for celebration, to gather with friends and family and reflect on the highs and lows of the year while looking forward to the future. Where will you be when the clock strikes 12? Here are 11 fantastic places to choose from, courtesy of WEL

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The russets and reds of autumn, Halloween and bonfire night have fizzled out along with the Catherine wheels to make way for an abundance of sparkle, vibrant jewel colours, and lots of festive loveliness to entice us back onto the high streets of West Essex

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The evening was enjoyed by all with a complimentary bar of bubbles to celebrate the future of Essex dating and singles events.

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