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Things to do Chelmer Cruises Take a leisurely hour long cruise on Caffel, or hire a row boat or open canoe and explore the canal yourselves! Public tours and private hire. Brook End Gardens Childrens play area, formal gardens and recreational gardens. Not huge, not fancy, but just the thing for a couple of hours on a sunny afternoon. Take a ball
Places to visit Places to visit Welcome to Chelmsford, the only city in Essex. With a rich heritage, beautiful green spaces, first-class sporting, leisure and arts facilities, shopping, dining and vibrant nightlife, there is definitely something for everyone. The information in these pages will hopefully give you an introduction to just some of the things to see and do for every age and interest, and will help you make the most of your visit. For full listings and details of places to visit, click on the link to the right of this page to download the Chelmsford Visitor Guide, which is packed with useful information from ideas for things to see and do, to how to get around. All that is left for you to do is enjoy Chelmsford!
sportThe centre boasts many facilities including a 25mswimming pool, climbing wall, outdoor astro turf, tenniscourts and many more that can be accessed all yearround. There are also many activities for you to enjoy atthe centre from the gym to fitness classes and children’sactivities in term time and school holidays. So comealong and see what we have to offer you, your familyand friends.
PLACES TO STAYIN CHELSFORDChelmsford is the perfect place from which toexplore the East and South East of England aswell as London. Stansted Airport is a short 30minute drive away and is serviced by a frequentbus service.The M25 can be reached in just 15minutes, giving Chelmsford excellent access tothe rest of the UK motorway network. Coupledwith an excellent fast and frequent 35 minute railservice to London (up to six trains an hour toLondon Liverpool Street), Chelmsford benefitsfrom superb access by all modes of transport.
Local news in chelmsford 1.Blockbuster to close in Chelmsford 2.Army and Navy flyover work caused traffic trauma 3.Cycle to Paris for prison charity 4.Comedian Arthur coming to town 5.Rainford: Competition for places is key 6.Tonbridge Angels 0 Chelmsford City 4 7.Chelmsford beaten in derby clash 8.Crushing wins for cruising Chieftains 9.Sponsors agree new deal with Essex CCC 10.Hat-trick helps Elmtree to win
Local history in Chelmsford Bringhistory to life by finding out more about Englands newest city and its interesting development from Roman new town to industrial and manufacturing centre in the 1960s. Chelmsford is the birthplace of radio.