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Skating on Shenfield Common

Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent tells us about Victorians skating on a pond in Shenfield Common, when winters were a lot harsher!

December 23, 2020

Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent looks back at Christmas at Hutton Poplars Residential school, now Bishops Hill Adult Educational Centre.


November 8, 2020

A Brentwood teacher has published a series of books she hopes will help infants communicate more and spend less time on electronic devices.


November 6, 2020

Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent looks back at Bardswell Social Club’s 90 years of history.


October 19, 2020

Enjoy Brentwood More took a glimpse into the lives of a few core members of the community - pub landlords, vicars, shopowners - to ask them about some of their earliest memories of Brentwood, how they ended up here and what’s going on in their lives away, a snapshot of ordinariness away from the chaotic news.


October 16, 2020

Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent talks about our first offices in the borough.

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October 9, 2020

With bottle green velvet booths and glitzy chandeliers, Brentwood’s newest High Street eatery is the place to go for authentic Italian cocktails and a glamorous take on pasta favourites.

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October 8, 2020

A landmark agreement between the NHS and a private Brentwood hospital has meant thousands of patients in east London and Essex have been able to keep receiving treatment while Romford and Goodmayes hospitals cope with the coronavirus pandemic.

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October 6, 2020

Christmas is not cancelled this year in Brentwood. The traditional lights on event, which normally attracts crowds of around 15,000 to the town centre, will be taking place, only without the audience - streamed online for residents.

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September 25, 2020

Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent recounts the fascinating tales of her neighbour, who happened to be England’s first professional woman criminologist.

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