October 9th 2019
All creatures great and small in Chigwell
You may well have heard of the New Yorkers lining up outside the cathedral of St John the Divine in Morningside Heights for a special event but did you know there was a similar event in Chigwell?
October 7th 2019
Forage and feast near Chigwell
The Lee Valley Park is a real recourse to those living in areas just northeast of the city of London. Living in Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford gives you access to all the delights of the city but also much easier access to loads of leisure activities and outdoor pursuits.
October 2nd 2019
Mantes-la-Ville twinned with Chigwell
If you are just back from holiday in France to your Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford home you might appreciate the twinning of Chigwell with Mantes-la-Ville. It is a commune in the Ille-de- France region and it can be found a similar distance from the centre of Paris as Chigwell is from the city of London.
September 29th 2019
Woodford County High School for Girls
So many Londoners are making the move from the city especially when it comes to schools and lifestyle for the kids. Woodford County High School for Girl on William Newton Place, High Road, Woodford Green, IG8 9LA is another school on the list if you plan to live in Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford.
September 29th 2019
ArcelorMittal Orbit Experience
Living in Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford means the ArcelorMittal Orbit Experience is just a short hop away. You can get from Chigwell to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London by tube, bus, train, taxi or car.
September 25th 2019
Starting school in Loughton?
Many families move to the Woodford, Loughton, Chigwell areas because of the schools. But it’s not just the secondary schools that are available; several prep schools are also available in the area.
August 28th 2019
John Lewis and Chigwell School partnership
Many move from the city to Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford to raise a family and Chigwell Schools are a key part of that equation. It’s that back to school time of year and if you have been too busy enjoying your Chigwell summer holidays school uniforms may have not been top of your list. Never fear John Lewis in partnership with Chigwell School and many others make it easy.
August 21st 2019
Enjoy your garden
Enjoying your garden is another clear reason for moving to Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford. By stepping out of the city you are more likely to have more green space to enjoy. During the summer months especially the pleasure of a garden comes into play.
August 18th 2019
Make Believe in Chigwell
Many families move to Chigwell, Loughton and Woodford to make the most of their children’s childhood. If your child likes to sing, dance and act and if they are aged 3-18 a free trial at Make Believe in Chigwell could be for you or at least for your kids.
August 6th 2019
Summer boiler fix
If you have moved this summer to Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford and have an issue with your boiler it is not the end of the world. Problems with boilers are extremely common. The good news about boiler problems is that they can often be easily fixed. But in the hustle and bustle of moving it can be all too easy to leave it until the cold weather returns to sort it out.
August 4th 2019
Woodford Garden inspiration
Visiting beautiful well-tended gardens can often inspire you to want to do more with your own Woodford, Chigwell or Loughton garden. For some people seeing a garden can even inspire the uninitiated to try gardening for the first time.
July 28th 2019
Pond dipping in Chigwell
From the 30th July until 16th August 2019 at Grange Farm Centre Chigwell, Essex, IG7 6DP there will be pond dipping? Did you know that beneath the surface of the water, there's an unseen world of amazing wildlife ready to be discovered. Pond dipping is part of the reason you would move your family to Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford – so they can get more of the great outdoors and connect to nature.