Chingford’s heritage

Sitting on the edge of Epping Forest, on the London/Essex border, is the London suburb of Chingford. It is host to an array of urban and countryside heritage. … More Chingford’s heritage

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Treasure Hunt app offers adventures around London and Cardiff

Discovering history in London and Cardiff just got even more exciting thanks to these fun treasure hunts you can play on your phone. Challenge your powers of observation as you explore London streets and parks or experience the National Museum in Cardiff. Receive clues and hints directly to your phone or tablet. Follow the trail and … More Treasure Hunt app offers adventures around London and Cardiff

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

Chingford Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunts in London are running a treasure hunt exploring the London/Essex border town of Chingford.   Tickets for the treasure hunt are available here.   Epping Forest and the Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge Chingford is home to the Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge. This was built on the orders of Henry VIII in 1543 and contains exhibitions on … More Chingford Treasure Hunt