The Chelmsford City Guide

Stone Bridge over River Can, Chelmsford

Chelmsford is the County Town of Essex, home of Essex County Cricket Club, and now a proud city! Channel 4’s “Location, Location, Location” rated Chelmsford as the 8th best place to live in the UK. The Guardian described it as having “bloomin’ good schools”. According to The Telegraph, Families living in Chelmsford are happiest.

Information, Tourism and Guides

Restaurants and Cafes

Events

Essex Car Boot Sales

a busy car boot sale somewhere in Essex

Essex seems to be a haven for car boot sales. Some car boot sales are seasonal, only on fields in the drier months, and some are all year. Here we list some of the most popular car boot sales around Essex.

Please note – while we endeavour to keep the information up to date, some of these prices may be out of date – please check before visiting, and feel free to update us in the comments below of any changes. Also check the comments below for some one off boot sales in Essex.

Christmas Lights Switch On Around Essex

Fireworks after Chelmsford Christmas lights

Soon High Streets across Essex will be switching on their Christmas Lights to mark the official start to the Christmas shopping season. Many of the events include celebrities and music and have a real carnival atmosphere.

Enjoy a Fireworks Display in 2014

Essex fireworks display on bonfire night

As summer leaves us, children head back to school and the nights are drawing in many people start to feel a little down as the joy of summer is replaced with the gloom of autumn. So, what better way to overcome the gloom than to attend one of Essex’s fireworks displays on Bonfire Night?

Pubs and Bars

Towns Guides

The Chelmsford City Guide

Stone Bridge over River Can, Chelmsford

Chelmsford is the County Town of Essex, home of Essex County Cricket Club, and now a proud city! Channel 4’s “Location, Location, Location” rated Chelmsford as the 8th best place to live in the UK. The Guardian described it as having “bloomin’ good schools”. According to The Telegraph, Families living in Chelmsford are happiest.

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