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Tue, 10:22

Whether it is fine jewellery and dazzling dresses or culinary delights and the best local produce, Brentwood offers so much more than just being the backdrop to a reality TV show

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Friday, August 4, 2017

Clacton is most famous as being a traditional British seaside resort, but like all of these seaside resorts, changing times have led to changes in the towns themselves. Petra Hornsby looks at the changing face of Clacton and what the future holds for this town

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Friday, August 4, 2017

From discovering the delights of dancing to Northern Soul, to having fun on a swan-shaped pedalo, Adam Jones picks 20 Essex experiences which should be on your summer bucket (and spade) list

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

We never tire of admiring gorgeous photographs of Essex. Here are ten of the prettiest shared on Instagram this week…

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Monday, July 24, 2017

With its estuary views and island community, there is much to explore and enjoy on Mersea Island

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Homes & Gardens

Monday, July 10, 2017

The ability to add creativity, practicality and personality to a property is very appealing. A bespoke design on a grand scale means you can fashion your living space to suit your every need, but even small touches of individuality in furniture or decoration, for example, can make your home stand out from the crowd.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

BeoSound Shape is a wall-mounted wireless speaker system for design conscious music lovers – delivering immersive sound staging, a customizable design and integrated noise dampers for improved room acoustics.

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

These three luxury properties in Sellindge, Birchington and Staplehurst are great options

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Monday, May 22, 2017

Tim Rutter is a director of the David Bur Group and primarily operates from the North Essex office in Castle Hedingham. Tim has been specialising in rural and village property marketing in this region for nearly 20 years.

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Dating from the late 15th century, Broom Manor in Cottered was in need of love and expert attention when it was discovered by a London couple looking for a rural life. Today, the restored former farm is testament to their passion

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Style

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Spire Specialist Care Centre is continuing its rapid advancement of cancer treatment techniques with the roll out of stereotactic radiotherapy (also known as SABR or SBRT).

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Everyone deserves a chance to unwind every once in a while, so why not book a relaxing spa break for you and your friends? Or even treat your partner to a romantic getaway? We’ve selected ten spa breaks that you’ll love.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

If you’re looking for a spontaneous weekend getaway with that special someone, Essex is the perfect place for a romantic break. Here are 10 of our favourite places

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Food & Drink

Yesterday, 11:37

Find shelter in colder weather in one of Essex’s wonderful cosy pubs. Warm up fireside with a pint of ale and a home-cooked meal and the dog curled up at your feet. Here are ten places to do just that…

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Tue, 10:58

Treat yourself to a traditional afternoon tea in the county and visit one of these lovely Essex tea rooms. Think buttery scones, tea and quaint finger sandwiches galore

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Friday, August 4, 2017

Fish and Chips has for a long time been a British staple, the go to meal for Friday nights after work complete with all of your favourite extras from mushy peas to curry sauce. Here are our favourite places to get some scrumptious battered cod and chips

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

3 course meal for just £15.50 every Monday night at Square 1 Restaurant.

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

British summers and ice cream have always gone hand in hand. One scoop or two, cone or tub, vanilla, chocolate or even raspberry ripple, here are some of the best places in Essex to get your iced dairy delights…

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People

Monday, July 24, 2017

To mark the tenth anniversary of its award-winning Sourced Locally initiative which brings local produce to shoppers, the East of England Co-op is celebrating some of the inspiring women who are helping to lead the future of food and drink production here in Essex. Essex Life introduces you to four of them

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Fish is becoming increasingly popular, whether as a healthy addition to your diet or as an alternative to add a touch of pizazz to your summer barbecue, so it’s not surprising that our county’s fish and seafood suppliers are busier than ever. Stephanie Mackentyre went to meet some of the county’s best

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Essex is seeing a boom in the number of micro breweries producing unique and high quality ales. Here Stephanie Mackentyre speaks to three producers worth raising a glass to

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Loughton-based soprano singer and West End star Joanna Forest talks to Kate Everett about her chart-topping classical album and the cancer diagnosis when she was aged just 21 which changed the path of her life

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