Marable House...Final Days

April 2016

The demolition of Marable House is nearly complete. Work will soon commence on the construction of 53 apartments.

Demolition of Marable House

March 2016
Marable House, the derelict building next to the Vineyards, is being demolished. It will be replaced with 53 apartments.

New Landlord Wanted At Kings Head

February 2016

The Kings Head pub in Maldon Road - that closed down before Christmas - is again seeking a new landlord.

The capital start up/ingoings required is £12,450 plus £8000 for fixtures and fittings. On top of that the rent is £21,900 per year and the business rates are £22,000 per annum. Any takers?

Blue Lion Restaurant - One of Chelmsford's Favourites

February 2016

The Blue Lion pub had built up a fine reputation for the quality of its food and now features as one of Chelmsford's Favourite Restaurants. Visit:

New Development At Vineyards

February 2016

Marable House, the derelict building next to the Vineyards, in the heart of Great Baddow is due to be demolised.

It will be replaced by a total of 53 apartments (an assortment of 1 and 2 bed dwellings). Work has begun and the new development to be known as 'Heron Gate' will be complete by the end of 2016.

New Start For A New Year

January 2016

The newly refurbished shop in the Vineyards between NatWest bank and the old Barclays bank is still looking for a new tenant....while the Kings Head pub in Maldon Road appears to have closed down again. It has remained shut since the turn of the New Year.

New Choir Group At Baddow Club

January 2016
Modern choir group 'Funky Voices' are now looking for new singers to join their group. They meet at the Great Baddow Community Centre on Thursday evenings from 7.45pm - 9.45pm.
For further details go to: