21 February 2024
Jono Forgham is forced into a couple of changes of plan as he enjoys a wildlife stroll taking in the River Stort, Gaston Green and Little Hallingbury
07 February 2024
Jono Forgham sees lots of interesting wildlife and discovers WWII bomb craters on a seven-mile walk from Hadham Hall to Patmore Heath and back
04 February 2024
The venue kickstarts its 2024 programme with a Mother’s Day weekend and Easter egg-citement for all the family
25 January 2024
Trustee Jill Goldsmith previews the Snowdrop Sundays and Thursdays taking place at The Gardens of Easton Lodge, near Great Dunmow, in February
25 January 2024
Nature Notes columnist Jono Forgham enjoys a walk from Elsenham to Stansted taking in Alsa Wood, Aubrey Buxton Nature Reserve and Cuckoo’s Parlour
18 January 2024
Are you looking for a fun new community role? The Gardens of Easton Lodge Preservation Trust is looking for additional trustees
10 January 2024
Jono Forgham parks up at Bat Willow Hurst Country Park and enjoys a circular wander after a hectic festive period
16 December 2023
Jono Forgham goes on a walk taking in Sidehill Wood, Perry Green and Green Tye in bad light before deciding to brighten things up with 2023 highlights
24 November 2023
Phoebe Taplin’s guide to 10 son-et-lumière trails from Cambridge to south-west London and from Bedfordshire to Colchester.
18 November 2023
Pack your bags, wrap up warm and immerse yourself in Christmas spirit by jetting off to one of Europe’s winter markets from Stansted Airport
17 November 2023
Jono Forgham makes the most of some sunny autumnal weather to go on an eight-mile ramble taking in the Flitch Way and the Stansted Airport lagoons
15 November 2023
Popular Daisy May’s Farm at Elsenham is urging families to attend its Winter Wonderland events in December as it struggles to make ends meet.
03 November 2023
Jono Forgham shakes off a cold to embark on a nature-packed stroll taking in Bat Willow Hurst Country Park and Birchanger Wood
24 October 2023
The Elsenham farm is hosting fun activities for children this half term including a ghostly train ride, face-painting and pumpkin ball bit
20 October 2023
Jono Forgham makes the most of another unseasonably hot October day to go on a six-mile circular walk, starting at Tesco, taking in woodland paths
07 October 2023
Jono Forgham heads to Sawbridgeworth for a wander along the River Stort Navigation to Pishiobury Park before getting a nice surprise in his moth trap
05 October 2023
Fiendishly fabulous family fun and scarily spectacular thrills and spills add up to a Hallowe’en to die for at Cammas Hall this October
29 September 2023
See if your canine companion can ghoul the extra mile and triumph at The Gardens of Easton Lodge’s Hallowe’en Dog Show on October 15.
23 September 2023
Audley End Miniature Railway is hosting a fang-tastic spooky extravaganza this half term.
20 September 2023
Sally B, who arrived at Duxford in 1975 and stared in the film Memphis Belle, is now the last remaining airworthy B-17 bomber in Europe.