Health & Fitness

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

As leisure centres remain closed and look to adapt to the new normal, you can continue to get your fitness fix online

WORDS: Julie Lucas

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First it was Brexit, and then came the coronavirus - it’s little wonder we are all feeling a little anxious right now. But there are steps you can take to make everything feel right again

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Restaurant Reviews

Saturday, August 1, 2020

What’s the quickest, easiest way to find out which restaurants are taking part in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme? A map!

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Coronavirus may have closed the restaurant side of the business, but Las Tapas continues to bring a taste of the Mediterranean to Chingford

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Monday, February 3, 2020

At Mr Todiwalas Petiscos’s special event evenings your tastebuds won’t forget the fabulous fusion of Goan and Portuguese food and wine on offer

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Marta Freitas, who along with husband Carlos runs Capricho Portuguese Kitchen in Barkingside, on giving their country’s cuisine a delicious and innovative new take

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Luigi Funedda, who along with brother Antonella runs West Essex’s two Il Bacio restaurants, talks about his passion for food in general and authentic, Sicilian cuisine in particular

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Celebrity Interviews

Friday, August 28, 2020

DJ, dancer, model and restaurateur – is there no end to Rochelle Wood’s talents? The Chigwell businesswomen talks dancing, DJ sets and easing out of lockdown

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

She’s done everything it seems, but for TV presenter and model Lisa Snowdon there’s no place like Loughton

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Friday, March 6, 2020

After winning over the audience last year, Sky Sports presenter Bianca Westwood can’t wait to put on her glad rags and host The Pride of Essex Sports Awards once again

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People

Thursday, September 3, 2020

We catch up with three inspiring young individuals who are running their own companies here in West Essex

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DJ, dancer, model and restaurateur – is there no end to Rochelle Wood’s talents? The Chigwell businesswomen talks dancing, DJ sets and easing out of lockdown

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Events

Yesterday, 16:18

Squad Goals is a brand-new immersive show from Caspa Productions, opening for its world premiere at Dagenham & Redbridge Football Ground

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

From a friendship forged on the school run to partners in a successful business selling artworks for outside spaces, we meet the two women behind Yardart

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

How a picture can paint a thousand words (and be worth a few more pounds)

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Five reasons why it’s worth your time owning a vintage or pocket watch

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Food & Drink

Monday, August 3, 2020

It wouldn’t be a British summer without a scone or two, so we’ve teamed up with Rodda’s to offer a luxury cream tea hamper

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What’s the quickest, easiest way to find out which restaurants are taking part in the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme? A map!

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Homes & Gardens

Friday, September 18, 2020

Greenacres in Benfleet is practically is a castle with opulent interiors and luxury features including indoor pools, an 18-seat cinema, a spa complex and flood-lit tennis court

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As many people consider new kitchen designs following lockdown, it is more important than ever to understand that high quality models can be cost-effective.

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Out & About

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Season two of the hit show was filmed at West Horsley Place in Horsley – we took a sneak peek behind the scenes during filming

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From a friendship forged on the school run to partners in a successful business selling artworks for outside spaces, we meet the two women behind Yardart

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