1 Meet the mother and son team behind Chelmsford’s McLaren’s Pure & Natural and find out how to claim 10% off their delicious Christmas puddings.
2 Have you ever wondered what you could do to help our county’s wildlife? Why not become a River or Coast Warden with the EWT?
3 Downton’s dowager Maggie Smith is famed for her comic one-liners and she shares some more in her interview with Camilla Davies.
4 Trace the rise and fall of our county’s most wealthy millionaires — and now billionaires
— as well as discovering why their wealth makes such a big difference to Essex.
5 The Essex Life Fine Food & Drink Awards 2015 staged a glittering celebration of food and drink across the county. Find out who won these coveted awards.
6 Get ahead on your Christmas preparations with our insider’s guide to getting more from your festive shopping across the county.
7 Enjoy the tale of Endeavour, the Leigh on Sea Litte Ship.
8 Discover the new Essex Life app that will transform your dining out experience in Essex.
9 Have you seen the Southend seafront shelter that has been transformed into a stunning dining destination?
10 In need of a break? Find inspiration for a warming get away to beat the winter blues.