Armed Forces Day – Colchester 2019

On Saturday 29th June 2019, the 10th Essex Living History Group attended the Armed Forces Day at Colchester by the 16 Air Assault Brigade and Colchester Garrison. The event opened to the public at 11am and from the word go we were busy. We had on display various items ranging from the development of the Read More

Cressing Temple 2019

This is our first actual show of the 2019 season. Cressing Temple is a fabulous place but it was bitterly cold over the weekend. Saturday was interesting because we had four seasons in one day, Sunshine, Rain, Sleet and hailstones to finish it off with. One of our group, Mike Everest turned up in his Read More

Barton Stacey Village Fete

Barton Stacey Village Fete We attended this small village event at Barton Stacey near Winchester because a member of the 10th Essex is good friends with the organisers. Only four of us were in attendance showing the various items of equipment that a solider of the period would wear or use. There was some interest Read More

Hornchurch Aerodrome 3rd Sept 2016

Ingerbourne Valley Open Day We were invited to attended the Friends of Ingerbourne Valley annual open day on the 3rd September 2016. On display was our Neuiport Biplane to commemorate 100 years ago to the day when William Leefe Robinson shot down a German Airship. He still holds the record for the fastest Victoria Cross Read More