Discovering London’s countryside and urban heritage

Chingford is a suburb of London on the London/Essex border and sits on the edge of Epping Forest. Chingford Countryside Originally the whole parish of Chingford lay within the ancient Forest of Essex. The Domesday figures for swine-pastures show that Chingford was well-wooded in the 11th century, although the parish had a considerable amount of arable land, … More Discovering London’s countryside and urban heritage

Hunting Scottish Connections

The latest treasure hunt organised by Treasure hunts in London took place at the V&A Museum. Discovering the V&A Museum This museum was founded in 1852 and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. It is the world’s largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects. This year the V&A was awarded the Art … More Hunting Scottish Connections