What To See And Do In Epping Forest District

Eor Steam Train In Forest

Visit Epping Forest to enjoy history, countryside and adrenaline-filled fun The district of Epping Forest takes its name from the ancient forest that extends down into London. However, there’s so much more that makes this destination a hidden gem, so easily accessible and right on the edge of London. Beyond the forest’s timeless green canopy […]

Vicki Michelle On ‘Allo ‘Allo!, Epping And The Dream Factory

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Natalie Li catches up with actress and charity ambassador, Vicki Michelle, to talk about her stage work, Epping and why we still love ‘Allo ‘Allo! You’ve just finished off panto season, how did it go?It went really well. I played the Fairy Godmother (Fairy Fabulous) in Cinderella, and the Lost Slipper at Grimsby Auditorium. It […]

Jack Sullivan On West Ham United And Playing Football Again

The Tv Series Britain's Youngest Football Boss Raised The Profile Of The Women's Team

We catch up with Jack Sullivan to talk about following in his father’s footsteps, taking over at West Ham Ladies and why he’s playing for Debden FC A lot of children end up rebelling against their famous parents [his father is David Sullivan currently joint chairman of West Ham United] – but given how early […]

What To Do In West Essex In January

Nuclear High Ropes

Where to go to see in the new year in and around West Essex Nuclear High Ropes Ongoing Kelvedon Hatch, Brentwood One for the daredevils… The biggest highropes course in Essex has three levels, six different courses, 60+ elements, giant zipline and big drop all situated in the treetops. New facilities include a large registration […]

Interview With Instagram Star Romana Bright

Romana Bright

It’s been an exciting 12 months for Epping local Romana Bright, but it feels like just the start for the Instagram star As a new year beckons, it’s always the ideal time for journalists like me to look at the potential breakout stars for the 12 months to follow – and Romana Bright is surely […]

Exploring With George Bullard, From Epping Forest To The Arctic

The Explorer George Bullard

Catching up with explorer George Bullard in Epping Forest, Katie Traxton finds out about swimming the Channel, kayaking across an ocean and trekking the Arctic George Bullard, explorer. The world may not know his name (yet), but he certainly knows the world and could, most recently, be spotted exploring our small corner of it, in […]

How The Style Sisters From West Essex Will Declutter Your Life

The Style Sisters Have Top Tips To Tidy Up Your Home

The Style Sisters, aka West Essex locals Charlotte Reddington and Gemma Lilly, on how they are set on helping us all live an organised and stylish life It’s remarkable how far the Style Sisters have come in a short space of time. It was just two years ago that busy mums Gemma Lilly and Charlotte […]

Escape Lockdown At The King’s Oak In Epping Forest

The King's Oak Pods

Lockdown is finally, fingers crossed, over, so there’s one stand out venue in Epping Forest to get the good times rolling again The first time I encountered King’s Oak in Epping Forest was like something out of a movie. It was a family trip out in Epping Forest one summer day a few years ago […]