Featured Destination

December 2017: A West Country Christmas – Dorset in December

Thomas Hardy’s celebration of Christmas in Dorset in his early novel Under the Greenwood Tree is perhaps second only to A Christmas Carol (a version ...More
More Uk destinations

Information

County Town: Chelmsford
Population: 1,294,60
Area: 3672 sq km 1418 sq miles
Essex Jobs
Essex Tips Page
County Reviews
Rather interesting Essex facts
Essex weather
Visitor reports
Your opinion of Essex
Famous Dates
Famous People

Self-Catering in Essex | Essex Directory

Brightlingsea
Folkards Barn
Castle Hedingham
Hedingham Castle
Chelmsford
Channels Apartments
Channels Cottage
Clacton On Sea
Orchards Holiday Village
Colchester
Featherdown Farm
Gladwins Farm
East Mersea
Mersea Island Holiday Park
Feering
Peresteda Apartments
Great Dunmow
The Granary
Maldon
Herbage Country Lodges
Southend On Sea
Balmoral Apartments

Brit Quote:
The silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a very clever woman to manage a fool. - Rudyard Kipling
More Quotes

On this day:
Welsh Independence Dies with Llywelyn - 1282, James II Abdicates - 1688, End of the IRA Balcombe Street siege - 1975, Buncefield Oil Blaze - 2005
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages