Welcome to AboutMyArea EN9 - the local interactive community website
- Waltham Abbey to celebrate World Tai Chi & Qigong Day - Sat 26th April 2014 Published: 24-04-2014 00:10
- Orchid 54 Girls Film Night Competition - Win a Pair of Tickets! Published: 23-04-2014 17:52
- My Marathon Challenge for Pancreatic Cancer Published: 22-04-2014 22:10
- Keep It Local Traders May Fete - Sat 3rd May 2014 Published: 22-04-2014 12:32
- Lee Valley Country Fair - Easter Sun 20th & Mon 21st April 2014 Published: 18-04-2014 15:50
- Easter Egg Hunts Family Fun Events Published: 17-04-2014 15:22
- The Origins of the Easter Egg Published: 16-04-2014 18:35
- Easter Hot Cross Bun Recipe Published: 16-04-2014 18:32
- Cycling Sisters - New Road Cycling Courses starting May 2014 Published: 16-04-2014 18:11
- Making the Most of Le Tour de France Business Seminar - Fri 2nd May 2014 Published: 15-04-2014 18:44
- Royal Gunpowder Mills entering national Family Friendly Museum Awards - Please Nominate! Published: 14-04-2014 19:36
- Loughton Festival - April & May 2014 Published: 14-04-2014 11:05
- Photography Tips - Article 5: The difference between amateur and professional Published: 09-04-2014 10:17
- The Great Waltham Abbey Bake Off - Sat 10th May 2014 Published: 08-04-2014 18:58
- Re-launch of Abbey Baits independent family business Published: 01-04-2014 12:40
- YES Partnership Motivation Conference 2014 Thumbs Up Success Published: 31-03-2014 17:34
- Explosive Easter Fun at Royal Gunpowder Mills - 5th to 21st April 2014 Published: 27-03-2014 23:42
- Waltham Abbey Church National 12 Bell Contest eliminator heat results Published: 27-03-2014 19:22
- World Earth Hour - Saturday 29th March 2014 from 8.30-9.30pm Published: 27-03-2014 00:29
- Claire Leed First Time Marathon Runner Appeal for Pancreatic Cancer UK Comments: 1 Latest: 14-04-2014 11:48
- Grow a Perfect Day - New Book Launch & Competition Comments: 2 Latest: 04-04-2014 13:16
- YES Partnership Motivation Conference 2014 Thumbs Up Success Comments: 2 Latest: 03-04-2014 09:50
- Waltham Abbey Wool Show - Sun 19th January 2014 Comments: 1 Latest: 31-12-2013 11:15
- People's Millions - VOTE TODAY for St Clare Hospice Comments: 1 Latest: 29-11-2013 10:09
- Waltham Abbey's Becket Drama Company present It Runs in the Family - 19th, 20th & 21st September 2013 Comments: 1 Latest: 19-09-2013 23:30
- The Scratching Post Cat Rescue Charity Urgent Appeal for Donations & Homes Comments: 1 Latest: 15-08-2013 09:57
- Jo Jingles Pre-school Music Classes have come to Waltham Abbey starting 12th June 2013 Comments: 1 Latest: 10-08-2013 18:26
- Shane Yerrell's mountain challenge to aid Liam Bradshaw's specialist treatment Comments: 1 Latest: 09-08-2013 12:23
- Waltham Abbey Potential Land Development Public Consultation Evenings - 16th & 19th June 2013 Comments: 1 Latest: 09-07-2013 18:45
- Friends of Town Mead Play Area unite "Help Us Get a New Park" Comments: 3 Latest: 01-06-2013 13:17
- Gok Wan to support Marie Curie Essex Skinny Dip Comments: 1 Latest: 27-04-2013 02:58
- Larsen Bowls Club Open Day - Sat 14th April 2012 Comments: 3 Latest: 04-03-2013 18:08
- The Waltham Abbey Woodcraft Folk Comments: 2 Latest: 25-10-2012 12:34
- West End fine dining arrives in Waltham Abbey at Parsons Restaurant Comments: 4 Latest: 19-03-2012 15:13
- Rabbits Stolen - Appeal for Information Comments: 1 Latest: 02-02-2012 15:26
- Monte Carlo Historic Rally to stop in Waltham Abbey - 28th Jan 2011 (1.00am-7.00am) Comments: 5 Latest: 30-01-2011 19:02
- RNLI Reindeer Run in Lee Valley Park Comments: 1 Latest: 01-12-2010 12:58
- Upshire Primary School Ladies Night - Fri 12th November 2010 Comments: 2 Latest: 11-11-2010 22:57
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".
Waltham Abbey Hidden England New Video
Waltham Abbey Town Partnership (independent committee working to enhance the economy of our town) has commissioned a new video to help promote Waltham Abbey to visitors and the media, but also for residents and businesses to be more aware of the local attractions, opportunities and potential - to be proud to live and/or work in Waltham Abbey:
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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