6 ISSUES FOR £6 Subscribe to Essex Life today click here

Places

Yesterday, 17:04

Kate Cole is the author of Brentwood and Around Through Time. Here she shares some of her own unique insights into the history of this fascinating Essex town

Read Full Story »
Yesterday, 11:53

Looking to get away for an Easter break? Adam Jones explains why you don’t have to go very far at all for a great day out – and you can even beat the airport queues

Read Full Story »
Monday, March 20, 2017

The new year is the turning of a new page, and a great opportunity for change. It gives people the chance to revisit the way they look at life, or begin new projects. And the owners of Hintlesham Hall, the hotel and spa nestled in the heart of Suffolk, are doing exactly that.

Read Full Story »
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

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 adieu, here are the prettiest places, suggested by you

Read Full Story »
Monday, March 13, 2017

With its ancient high street, picturesque scenery and beautiful old buildings, Ongar stands as a civil parish in the Epping Forest District of Essex. We learn about the town, its past and its present

Read Full Story »

Events

Yesterday, 11:53

Looking to get away for an Easter break? Adam Jones explains why you don’t have to go very far at all for a great day out – and you can even beat the airport queues

Read Full Story »
Yesterday, 12:12

Get your calendars at the ready because it’s going to be a busy month in Essex this April

Read Full Story »
Monday, March 13, 2017

Have your diary at the ready to keep track of everything that’s happening in your area this March

Read Full Story »
Monday, February 6, 2017

Looking for things to do this week? We’ve got a selection of great events to visit that you definitely won’t want to miss

Read Full Story »

Walks

Monday, March 20, 2017

This walk around the quiet and picturesque village of Langley, tucked right in the northwest corner of the county, goes from the pretty Upper Green around the village to Lower Green and back via the church

Read Full Story »
Monday, October 3, 2016

If you like a get-away-from-it-all ramble, this mid Essex walk provides a quiet route from the little village of White Notley through to Fairstead and back again

Read Full Story »
Thursday, September 15, 2016

Take the chance to enjoy a stroll around the village of Wickham Bishops, following the old railway line which used to run to the west of the village

Read Full Story »
Thursday, August 25, 2016

Tackling the 81-mile walk from Epping to Harwich is a fabulous way to explore the varied aspects which give our county its unique appeal.

Read Full Story »
Monday, August 15, 2016

If you enjoy woodland walks, this short stroll around the area of Little Warley near Brentwood offers you the perfect way to explore the south of the county

Read Full Story »

Wildlife

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Who says Essex is flat? This winter walk is short, but climbs and descends to provide some lovely scenery and distant views of the surrounding countryside

Read Full Story »

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory

Local Business Directory

Essex's trusted business finder

Job search in your local area




Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search