Bishop's Stortford is 27 miles (43 km) north east of Charing Cross in central London and 35 miles (56 km) by rail from Liverpool Street station, the London terminus of the line to Cambridge that runs through the town. Bishop's Stortford had a population of 38,202, decreasing to 37,838 at the 2011 Census.
Greensted Church, in the small village of Greensted-juxta-Ongar, near Chipping Ongar in Essex, England, is the oldest wooden church in the world, and probably the oldest wooden building in Europe still standing, albeit only in part, since few sections of its original wooden structure remain.
Harlow Museum is an oasis of tranquillity, a centre for researchers, a family day out in the Walled Gardens and much more besides. The Museum is located in the former Mark Hall stables, linked with the Mark Hall Manor House – visited on three occasions by Queen Elizabeth 1 and her retinue.
Welcome to The North Weald Airfield Museum Website. These pages will give you an insight into the history of this great airfield. The importance it played during wartime, the people involved, the planes etc. Accompanying the text are some great pictures that also tell their own stories Please Note: There are no full scale planes on exhibit.
Parndon Wood Nature Reserve run by ECCO, is officially one of the finest parks in the country, after receiving a sought after Green Flag award, retained in 2017 for the ninth consecutive year. Green Flag Awards recognise and reward the best parks in the country.