19 times Essex was prettier than a Christmas card

PUBLISHED: 11:39 05 December 2019 | UPDATED: 11:41 07 January 2020

The Shrubbery, Southend Cliff Gardens (c) Marc J Pether-Longman, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

The Shrubbery, Southend Cliff Gardens (c) Marc J Pether-Longman, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Marc J Pether-Longman

When winter comes and a frost settles all over our county’s prettiest locations, you’re presented with so many fantastic photographic opportunities. Here are 19 times Essex was prettier than a Christmas card

To see more from each photographer, please click on the image of beautiful Essex

1) Great Wakering

Frozen village

2) Chalkwell beach looking towards the HMS Wilton

Evening Stroll

3) Thorndon Park

Thorndon Park

4) Hadleigh Castle

Hadleigh Castle

5) Blue House Farm Nature Reserve

Frosty Morning

6) Tollesbury

Tollesbury

7) Battlesbridge

Empty Vessels

8) Dedham Vale

Morning Light (Explored)

9) West Mersea Church

West Mersea Church

10) Thorpe Bay

Thorpe Bay

11) All Saint's Church Ulting

All saint's Church Ulting

12) The Doctor's Pond, Great Dunmow

Feed The Birds

13) Brightlingsea

brightlingsea

14) Dedham Vale

Dedham Vale

15) Thurrock

Davy Down winter

16) Colchester Castle

Colchester Castle in the Snow

17) Thaxted

Guildhall, Thaxted, December 2017

18) Coggeshall

Coggeshall Essex

19) River Chelmer

River Chelmer, winter 2018

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