Welcome to AboutMyArea EN9 - the local interactive community website
- Waltham Abbey Pancake Day Races - Shrove Tuesday 17th Feb 2015 Published: 01-02-2015 22:39
- The Successful Return of the Funky & Fabulous Waltham Abbey Wool Show Published: 28-01-2015 22:59
- Michael Bublé Tribute Night - Friday 27th February 2015 Published: 27-01-2015 10:45
- Employment Law - The Snow is coming... Published: 26-01-2015 11:45
- Waltham Abbey Town Council awarded Quality Gold status in new national scheme Published: 25-01-2015 21:35
- RSPB Big Garden Bird Watch - 24th & 25th January 2015 Published: 23-01-2015 20:30
- Half Term Horrors at Royal Gunpowder Mills - 14th to 22nd Feb 2015 Published: 23-01-2015 19:08
- DNA Studios Open Days & Audition Days Published: 23-01-2015 18:21
- Chinese New Year 2015 - Year of the Sheep Published: 23-01-2015 18:16
- Waltham Abbey's Coochy Coo Nappy Cakes home business wins national competition top prize Published: 21-01-2015 22:25
- Yarnaholics Alert: Popular funky wool show returns for second year - Sunday 18th January 2015 Published: 05-01-2015 13:40
- Lee Valley Park Bittern Roost Watch - Sun 18th January 2015 Published: 02-01-2015 19:11
- Employment Law - The Disciplinary Investigation Revisited Published: 01-01-2015 21:53
- Chingford Morris Men Boxing Day Dancing - 26th Dec 2014 Published: 24-12-2014 09:42
- Delicious Christmas Mince Pie Recipe Published: 23-12-2014 23:31
- Tips to avoid falling 'fowl' of turkey tummy this Christmas Published: 23-12-2014 14:53
- Mulled Wine Recipe Published: 23-12-2014 14:52
- Give Blood - 28th Dec 2014 & 2nd Jan 2015 Published: 23-12-2014 14:12
- Chocolate Chestnut Orange Christmas Cake Published: 19-12-2014 16:21
- Waltham Abbey's Coochy Coo Nappy Cakes home business wins national competition top prize Comments: 1 Latest: 22-01-2015 10:14
- Blossom ASD Centre Christmas Party - Sat 13th Dec 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 11-12-2014 20:56
- DNA Studios "Snow White & the Seven Minions" Panto - 6th & 7th Dec 2014 Comments: 2 Latest: 06-12-2014 12:00
- Freddie the Fundraiser - Crisis at Christmas Charity Appeal Comments: 1 Latest: 05-12-2014 12:34
- The Rare Cow has come to town Comments: 1 Latest: 11-10-2014 10:50
- Royal Gunpowder Mills shortlisted in Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Awards Comments: 1 Latest: 03-10-2014 10:52
- Dream of Blossom ASD Centre in Waltham Abbey moves closer to becoming a reality Comments: 1 Latest: 25-09-2014 14:21
- 16 year old shaving her head in aid of Kidney Research UK Comments: 1 Latest: 16-09-2014 10:05
- Family Fun Day for Teresa Carr - Sunday 24th August 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 25-08-2014 19:59
- Annabelle's Boutique nominated for national independent retailer award - PLEASE VOTE NOW! Comments: 2 Latest: 06-08-2014 16:14
- Fundraiser Shane Yerrell to have all the hair on his head shaved off in aid of Teens Unite - 5th August 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 04-08-2014 20:41
- Volunteers needed to represent bricks to mark out original Abbey Church walls - Sat 19th July 10.30am Comments: 1 Latest: 10-07-2014 13:12
- Summer Robotics Lego Camp at Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel - 28th July to 1st August 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 10-07-2014 12:02
- Save the Tea Hut campaign gains phenomenal community support Comments: 2 Latest: 18-06-2014 22:50
- Orchid 54 Ladies Film Night "Footloose" - Wed 18th June 2014 - Postponed Comments: 1 Latest: 16-06-2014 19:01
- Win tickets to "Lego Movie" outdoor cinema in the woods - Sat 31st May 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 30-05-2014 15:41
- Orchid 54 Girls Film Night Competition - Win a Pair of Tickets! Comments: 1 Latest: 08-05-2014 16:05
- "Brave" Outdoor Cinema in the Woods - New Date 31st May 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 08-05-2014 15:53
- The Great Waltham Abbey Bake Off - Sat 10th May 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 01-05-2014 09:57
AboutMyArea EN9 community resource for local residents, businesses and visitors to Waltham Abbey, Upshire and Nazeing
We hope you find this website enjoyable and informative - first and foremost it is community website to inform local residents in the EN9 postcode region (Waltham Abbey, Upshire, Nazeing and the surrounding villages of Epping Forest District in Essex) about what is going on, to report on positive news, to support and forge links in the community as well as help promote our local businesses and the wonderful attractions we have in our historic town. To make a difference!
Come visit our historic market town, which has both a heart and a soul, located on the Essex, Hertfordshire border with the River Lea, Lee Valley Park and Epping Forest close to the town and the Meridian Line runs through the heart of the town across Sun Street, the Abbey Gardens and Gunpowder Park! Local attractions include the Royal Gunpowder Mills, Epping Forest District Museum, Lee Valley Park Farms and the Lee Valley White Water Centre.
The more contributions from the community, the more interesting and informative the website will become - please join in and help it grow and expand. Keep the spirit of community alive in EN9!
If there is anything we have missed that you would like to see included or if you would like to contribute to the website on a regular basis, please get in touch:
Kate & Jeff Towerzey - Site Editors
Tel: 01992 651066 Mobile: 07950 027959
Waltham Abbey Press & Media Information Pack
This brand new document was launched by Waltham Abbey Town Partnership at Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel on 17th January 2013, please feel free to take a look and spread the word about Waltham Abbey "the hidden gem at the heart of Epping Forest District".
Visit Epping Forest
For more information on Epping Forest District attractions and activities in Epping, Ongar, North Weald, Loughton and Waltham Abbey, you might like to visit the new Visit Epping Forest website:
Health & Lifestyle Sections
Our new Lifestyle Section is packed with articles and information on Green Issues, Money Matters, Motoring, Food & Drink, Home, Gardening, Pets Corner, People and IT Tips. We are currently looking for sponsorship for these new sections who will have a static position on the page relevant to their business. If you are interested please get in touch.
Please register to log on to the interactive AMAZing Place click on "Join Now" and complete your details, when you next log on your own icon will be displayed in the top right) and you can then join in as this site is as much yours as ours.
For every voice in the community that wants to be heard - we're listening!
Once you have logged on you will receive a monthly newsletter via email and you can contribute to the website in many ways - including writing an article or review, commenting or debating current local issues and sharing information ideas and information with other readers.
Schools, Clubs & Charities
All charities, schools and clubs can promote their events, write and include articles for FREE. Just email us and we will upload the details on the website or you could become a Sub Editor.
If you do not have your own website, we could give your club their own section of the website to help increase your membership and communicate with current members.
We offer a FREE standard listing in our Business Directory which you can add yourself by clicking on "Submit my Business Listing" and offer very competitve low cost rates for advertising that can link directly to your website or we can produce an enhanced business listing created specifically for you that will be displayed when a visitor clicks on your advert.
Link on the banner at the top of this Home Page to view our advertising rates. No print costs, no deadline dates, no hassle!
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