Charles Dickens described Chelmsford as the `dullest' place on earth and added that there was not a lot to see here. Did you know Chelmsford was once close to staging the... Læs mere
At the other end of the county, in Manningtree, the ruthless Matthew Hopkins scoured the area in search of `witches' - putting to death anyone who had as much... Læs mere
`Curious' is perhaps not the first word you would use to label Essex. And if you literally look below the surface in Essex - 100ft underground to be precise - you'll discover one of the most incredible Government `secrets' of all time.