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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Whatever the time of year, Dedham is a draw for daytrippers looking to enjoy the stunning scenery that has inspired some of the country's greatest landscape artists. Petra Hornsby finds her own inspiration for a festive visit

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Catching sight of the elusive snowdrop is a special feeling in the early months of a new year as this small flower signifies the beginning of spring and new life. Here are 10 of the best places in Essex to see them

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Essex's woodland is full of ancient secrets and varieties of wildlife you may have never seen before. We've picked 9 walks that give you the best look at these incredible environments

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

In her latest look at quirky facts about Essex Mica Bale explores Henry Ford's connection to Boreham House, where seahorses can be found, our county's connection to film and more

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Short days and low temperatures are no excuse for staying inside. Holly Louise Eells implores you to embrace winter walks, wild gardens and exciting events as she selects some of the best winter day trips in the county

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Homes & Gardens

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

We spoke to Brewers Decorator Centre about what to consider when designing your dream kitchen

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

To find out more about how Pro Duct Clean Ltd have become a leader in the duct cleaning industry we spoke to the company's founder Nigel Smith

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Just got a new job in London and now in the market for somewhere to live? Instead of moving into the city itself, a great option is one of these new Essex developments combining affordability and convenient commuting

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Monday, August 12, 2019

We spend a lot of time in the kitchen preparing food; whether it's a quick meal for two at the end of a long day, or a special dinner for friends. Inject some love into your home cooking by investing in a durable and sleek worktop.

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Thursday, August 1, 2019

Our property, homes and gardens newsletter will provide inspiration and advice for your home and garden, plus all the latest property news in your area

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Style

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Pig & Whistle is the newest Essex venue licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies

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Monday, December 9, 2019

One of a rare breed, the 'Ursmidur' has the specialist skills to ensure top performance in valuable wristwatches.

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Both locations are part of the Milsom Hotels group and are two of your best options when looking for a dream wedding venue in the gorgeous Essex countryside

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Part of the Country House Weddings collection, Gosfield Hall is a beautiful Georgian mansion nestled into the glorious Essex countryside

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Part of the Country House Weddings collection, Leez Priory is a breath-taking Tudor manor house resting in 40 acres of mature woodland, rolling parkland, manicured lawns and lakes

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Food & Drink

Thursday, January 23, 2020

A hearty portion of pie and mash has been an Essex dining staple enjoyed for generations. We pick 15 places to go for a tasty portion of this local favourite

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Stephanie Mackentyre visits The White Hart in Moreton to continue her series profiling some of the best places to eat in Essex

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

We all love a good old pub. Full of character and history, there is no better place to sit back and enjoy a drink. Here are 10 of our favourite historical pubs in Essex

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

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 10 places to do just that…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Stephanie Mackentyre visits this 2AA rosette brasserie as part of her series reviewing Essex's top eateries

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People

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Is it time for a change? Joe Emery discovers how volunteering for a local charity could change your life, and make a huge difference to others too

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

In the final edition of 2019 for our series looking at unusual Essex facts, Mica Bale discovers the local legend of the Henham Dragon, the origins of Slamseys Gin, why the Canvey Wick reserve is so important and more

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Sir Matthew Bourne is one of dance's greatest storytellers. He talks to Holly Louise Eells about the return of his double Oliver award-winning show, living in Walthamstow and why he won't stop doing the job he loves

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Many of the soldiers have already been sold to raise money for charity with the final ones being auctioned in a draw held at the Mersea Island Community Centre

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Jamie Oliver invites Essex Life on a virtual drive around the county as he shares with Chloe Govan his nostalgic family history plus his favourite spots to wine and dine in the county

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