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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Bury Farm

Located off the A130 between Ford End and Great Waltham, Bury Farm is a quiet Bed & Breakfast in the heart of the county of Essex. Owned by Anne and John, the B&B is a short distance from the historic and charming village of Pleshey. Bury Farm is built to house four guests, has a warm, welcoming ambience and is frequented by business and leisure travellers to Pleshey and Chelmsford.

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Indulge your taste buds at Bartellas Restaurant and Bar amid the calm of the Essex countryside. Bartellas offers sterling continental and British cuisine with fresh interpretations of traditional flavours. The restaurant is located amid the rolling meadows and homes of Furze Hill, on Ivy Barns Road, just off the A12 at Chelmsford. The Handley Green Farm Cottage and the Furness Farm are just a short walk from the restaurant.

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Elderly keep moving thanks to vital service

Castle Point Social Car Scheme is entering its thirteenth year; unlucky for some but not for this vital transport scheme for elderly and vulnerable people. The scheme is run by volunteers in Castle Point and provides transport to help people get to the shops or around the community. There are over 600 active members using the service and 25 volunteer drivers.

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