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In her latest edition examining unusual facts about Essex Mica Bale looks at the Pilgrim Fathers' visit to Billericay, the UK's only chariot racing track, the Battle of Assandun and more

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As 2020 approaches and the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower's voyage is remembered, the role of Harwich's Christopher Jones is easy to underestimate. Tony Francis delves deeper into this story of unrivalled seamanship and leadership | Illustrations courtesy of Dylan Clinton

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Updated Who's the top 50 richest in Essex?

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Finance expert and author of the Sunday Times Rich List, Rob Watts, picks out the high performers of our county to showcase the wealthiest individuals who are worthy of a place in the Essex Life Richest 50

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Happy Birthday to The Essex Lottery! Launched by Essex County Council in November 2017 to support good causes across Essex, this month celebrates its two-year anniversary

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There is much to be proud of in Colchester's extensive history, but one man has been hard at work to ensure we don't forget some of the darker times too. Petra Hornsby explains more

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David Whiteley, presenter and director of BBC1 current affairs programme Inside Out, ponders whether the HMS Beagle is not the only vessel with a fascinating history that has been consumed by Essex's river mud over the years

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In her latest edition examining unusual facts about Essex Mica Bale looks at the history of Stow Maries Aerodrome, how Winston Churchill enjoyed holidays at Frinton, Rayleigh's Royal hunts and more

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Even though much has changed around Essex we can still be transported back to simpler times through footage documenting our ancestors' lives. Here are 15 clips that show our county's historic past

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In the latest of our monthly series, Mica Bale looks at how Essex is home to one of the longest golf holes in the world, the Maldon Grain Riots and our county's links to the creator of Aston Martin

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Contemporary artist Brian Parker has a traditional outlook which aims to create beautiful images of linear precision with an abundance of colour and proportion. Harri Murrison spoke to him ahead of a landmark London exhibition

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In the upcoming months Essex Police will be bringing a number of new puppies into their Dog Section and they need locals to help prepare the animals for life as a serving police dog

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Bill Loram gets out on the water around the coast of Essex to get a hands on experience of our maritime history through the Colne Smack & Barge Race and the West Mersea Dredging Match

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Is Mersea Island the centre of the universe? It may not be, but recently it was very much the centre of my universe, well briefly. Let me explain

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In our latest round-up of quirky Essex facts Mica Bale looks at Cressing Temple's links to the Knights Templar, the history of Hedingham Castle and the Essex origins of George W Bush's family

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Inspired by the big, open skies of Mersea, Essex photographer Nancy Shephard is one of the oldest people ever to have been awarded a prestigious Distinction from the Royal Photographic Society | Words: Nicky Adams

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The Battle of Britain is a pivotal moment in our nation's history, but recent research has shown that it may have been an Essex man who was the youngest to give his life for the cause

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On May 26 teams from all over the country descended on Great Dunmow to take part in the second Great Dunmow Soapbox Race

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Lemon is an 18 month old Saluki, who has been assessed to live with children 10 years and above (at staff's discretion)

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With the help of finance expert and writer Philip Beresford, Essex Life reveals the 2018 Essex Life Richest 50

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In our latest round-up of quirky Essex facts Mica Bale looks at the history of Bateman's Tower, how Essex featured in War of the Worlds and the origins of Maldon Salt

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