Category Archives: Essex

Essex Day

The feast day of Saint Cedd, October 26th , has been acknowledged as the county day of Essex. The date was mooted by the Flag Institute as a likely day for the county to recognise as Essex Day, owing to … Continue reading

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Essex Flag

Essex’s fearsome flag was included on the registry from its inception, in the early years of the 21st century. The three white seaxes (short Saxon swords) with gold pommels, on a red field were the arms ascribed in the later … Continue reading

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