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From Zoom classes to a haberdashery takeaway: Ensuring the survival of one Brentwood craft studio

“I haven’t made any money since March,” says owner of sewing and craft studio, Beautiful Things, “I’ve kept a roof over my head and kept paying the rent but that’s it.”.

September 3, 2020

Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent writes about Essex’s first airlines.


September 3, 2020

With the loss of all financial support to the pandemic, Enjoy Brentwood More looks at how a Brentwood gardening club has been keeping themselves busy through lockdown.


August 11, 2020

With social distancing here for a while, what better opportunity for you and your furry companions to get acquainted with Brentwood’s many nature reserves. Wheelchair-friendly paths, routes with rich history and butterfly meadows and all recommended by locals - here’s our pick of Brentwood’s best dog walking routes.


August 6, 2020

Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent writes about how Brentwood Community Hospital came to be.


July 27, 2020

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary, the Brentwood animal rescue centre has reopened after lockdown.

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July 13, 2020

A Harold Hill graphic designer and dad-of-two explains how he found lockdown solace in wildlife photography.

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May 14, 2020

This week for our Thursday Throwback, Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent tells us about an old grain mill in Warley

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May 7, 2020

A 12-year-old Brentwood sea cadet is celebrating VE Day by remembering his great grandfather, who escaped almost certain death at the Battle of the Denmark Strait.

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April 17, 2020

For this throwback Enjoy Brentwood More’s history columnist, author and vice-president of the Brentwood Writer’s Circle, Sylvia Kent tells us about how Brentwood grew into the pretty town it is today.

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