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  • Gotta Have It! Super-Cool Kidswear

    19 Jan 2022

    Looking to brighten up your kids’ wardrobes this year? If you can tear them out of the Frozen costumes, this Muddy-Award-winning local brand is your one-stop-shop for stylish little ones.

  • New Year's Day walks

    8 amazing coastal walks across the county

    16 Jan 2022

    Fancy stretching your legs and filling your lungs with fresh sea air? Then stroll on over to Muddy’s definitive guide to the best coastal walks across Essex.

  • Saint Nicholas School, Harlow

    14 Jan 2022

    Impossible to find fault with this small but facility-packed co-ed through school – from its fun family vibe and outstanding pastoral care to its strong academic results and Famous Five grounds

  • St Aubyn’s School, Woodford Green

    13 Jan 2022

    Hard to find fault with this lovely co-ed prep school on the outskirts of London – impressive facilities, plenty of green space, an all-rounder education and great results.

  • New year, new build?

    Coveting space, a sprinkle of character and historic countryside setting for your next move? City & Country – the UK’s leading heritage developer – has the answer…

  • Your winter / spring 2022 local culture guide

    12 Jan 2022

    New year, new exciting things to do! There’s a jam-packed schedule of cool cultural happenings coming to Essex this year, and we know all about ’em. Diaries at the ready, let’s go!

  • St Michael’s School, Leigh on Sea

    11 Jan 2022

    This little gem of a prep school in a charming seaside town is all about creating happy, confident kids who consistently achieve well above average in everything from academics to drama.

  • St Margaret’s Prep School, Gosfield

    10 Jan 2022

    A small, intimate, ‘family’ oriented prep school, St Margaret’s is the perfect option for those looking for a nurturing environment and all-rounder education for their kids.

  • Food by John Lawson restaurant Leigh-on-Sea

    8 best veggie/vegan eats in Essex

    3 Jan 2022

    Vegan curious? Or trying to cut down your meat consumption? Then get your plant-based fix at these Essex joints delivering zero-guilt dining experiences.

  • 15 Essex days out to enjoy in January

    31 Dec 2021

    Spoiler: January doesn’t need to be bleak – especially when there’s so many great days out on your doorstep! Whether you’re a foodie seeking tasty local fare or a family looking for a fun afternoon activity to hit, we’ve put together 15 of the best things to do in Essex to kick-start your year in style…

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