Essex Way 50th celebrations

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Make it snappy if you want to catch our Essex Way photo competition!

Make it snappy if you want to catch our Essex Way photo competition!

Monday 5 September 2022

We have had a fantastic response to our Essex Way photographic competition – and there’s still (just about!) time for you to send in your entries. The competition was launched in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Essex Way – the beautiful 81-mile walk from Epping to Harwich that CPRE Essex was so instrumental […] Read more >

Take part in the CPRE Essex photographic competition to show the beauty of the Essex Way

Take part in the CPRE Essex photographic competition to show the beauty of the Essex Way

Thursday 28 July 2022

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Essex Way, CPRE Essex is launching a photographic competition – and everyone is invited to join. Our organisation played a leading role in bringing about this beautiful 81-mile walk from Epping to Harwich and we can think of no better way of acclaiming its joys than sharing pictures […] Read more >

Gordon snaps a quirky moment… now it’s YOUR chance to whip out the camera and join our competition

Gordon snaps a quirky moment… now it’s YOUR chance to whip out the camera and join our competition

Friday 24 June 2022

We offer you Gordon Ridgewell’s latest quirky observation on life… “I have heard about the cat amongst the pigeons, but when I looked out the window I saw our cat amongst the partridges! “He is guarding the drive as the partridges find small seeds to eat in strange places.” As most of you will be […] Read more >

Fifty years of the Essex Way and the celebrations have started… here are two walks for you to join

Fifty years of the Essex Way and the celebrations have started… here are two walks for you to join

Monday 25 April 2022

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Essex Way and, as the group behind the formation of the 81-mile walk, we are keen to play a big part in the celebrations. The Essex Way was conceived via a competition funded by CPRE in 1972. The route was proposed by pupils at Chelmsford Technical High […] Read more >