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Photographer Xavier Marseille merges ‘old’ and ‘new’ photo’s of Essex and goes viral on social media!
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Photographer Xavier Marseille merges ‘old’ and ‘new’ photo’s of Essex and goes viral on social media!

A new hype is currently in the making on social media thanks to artist Xavier Marseille. By combining old and new photographs of the towns around Essex – such as Colchester – into one image he has created an amazing portal to the past where we can see how small British towns have evolved over […]

Relaxed Gambling Laws To Assist Online Gambling Inside Casinos?
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Relaxed Gambling Laws To Assist Online Gambling Inside Casinos?

As the article title suggests, it is an odd request. However, it is true that parliament has said perhaps it is time for gaming laws to be eased so that online gambling can happen inside the brick and mortar structures of casinos. However, this brings up a great many questions […]

Beautiful Places to Photograph in the Braintree District of Essex
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Beautiful Places to Photograph in the Braintree District of Essex

The world holds in store many places to be discovered and documented. When wanderlust meets the photographer in you, located in the heart of North Essex lies the Braintree District, a place where you can marry your keen eye to its captivating imagery. The Braintree District is best known for […]

Follow the Threads of Time
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Follow the Threads of Time

The Thread of Time Exhibit illustrates the rich local history of the textile industry. Remembering the efforts of those who have called Braintree District home, the Threads of Time Exhibit highlights their endeavors in the textile industry. The 20th century’s fabric production was greatly influenced by 200 years of innovative work […]

Living in Braintree District
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Living in Braintree District

Residents of Braintree are in a special place to be able to enjoy the history, culture, and events throughout the year. The Field of Dreams Beer and Music Festival, the Essex Festival of Food and Drink and a myriad of other festivals keep bringing people together in Braintree. The events […]

The Braintree Museum
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The Braintree Museum

The Braintree Museum delves into local history. With numerous achievements to claim, the Braintree Museum rotates through exhibits, keeping the Museum an exciting place to visit time and time again. Many exhibits fill the museum at any given time. Having been a thriving market for Roman trade, Brainree is rich […]

Braintree’s Historic Town Hall Centre
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Braintree’s Historic Town Hall Centre

Braintree Town Hall, more commonly referred to as Town Hall Centre, opened its doors on May 22nd, 1928. One of the town’s most magnificent buildings, the Town Hall Centre proudly wears its history like badges of honour. This Georgian style building is now available to house events of all occasions. […]