This month’s guest blogger is Jane Walker, a teacher at a Braintree junior school, who tells us how and why the wonderful exhibition of school art work currently displayed in Halstead, came about.
Yep, the census is here again – hated by Big Brother conspiracy theorists, yet so loved by family and local history buffs and social historians.
Guest blogger, John Walmsley, a local historian and volunteer at Halstead Heritage Museum, shares some of his research about the extraordinary woman who funded some very notable local buildings - and how her generous spirit lived on after her death.
On this day eight years ago, Halstead 21st Century Group celebrated the refusal of an unpopular planning application for Halstead's Green lung. So what about a post-covid future?