Monthly Archives: October 2015

Nude World Record celebrated in Southend-on-Sea

57 thrill streakers shed their inhibitions and their clothes today (25 October 2015), to commemorate the Naked Rollercoaster World Record AND raise over £10,000 for a local cancer charity. Read More →

Compton Verney

Essex is dead frightenin’

If you see a strange orange glow in the dark, it could be a ghost or a member of the TOWIE cast tottering home from Sugar Hut?! If it’s fun thrills you’re after this All Hallows Eve, Essex is well reem with tonnes for all the family. Read More →

All aquiver

The fascinating story of how Essex archers helped to win the Battle of Agincourt Read More →

Christmas Markets in Europe

Get into the spirit of Christmas on the continent with one of Flybe, operated by Stobart Air’s, Christmas market breaks to three beautiful cities. Read More →

Christmas lights will be a Wright turn-on at Freeport Braintree

TV star Mark Wright set to delight the crowds as he turns on Freeport Braintree’s Christmas Lights Read More →

Heart of Darkness: The spellbinding tale of Essex’s ‘Witchfinder General’

The profusion of pointy hats and pumpkins for carving on shop shelves marks our increasing willingness to celebrate the macabre and spooky for Halloween at the end of October. But some 370 years ago, to be accused of witchcraft was anything but fun… Read More →

Compton Verney launches its 2016 season

Capturing the drama of Shakespeare in art, the brave new world of the 1950s, royal memories of Paris, Picasso’s adventures in print & ‘Capability’ Brown 300… Read More →

Shop like Bond. James Bond

Freeport Braintree celebrates the latest 007 movie Read More →

Better than Disneyland

Golden Ticket Awards ranks Adventure Island ahead of America’s legendary holiday destination Read More →