The Essex Bucket List

On Wednesday's Heart Breakfast Martin and Su asked for your help.

They wanted to come up with a list of 'things you must do in Essex before you die'.

Essex is a fantastic world known place with loads of things to do. But what things are a must? Take a look at Heart Breakfast's list and let us know what else should be on it and how many of them you have done in the comments box below.

The Things You Must Do In Essex Before You Die

- Experience a night at the Sugar Hut

- Colchester Zoo

- Adventure Island, especially the Rage

Experience a Chelmsford Chieftains ice hockey game

Have afternoon tea with scones and strawberry jam in the Tiptree jam coffee shop

- Eat a Rossi ice cream on Southend seafront

- Walk the  length of Southend Pier and back (or get the train)

- A night out in Bas Vegas

- Do The Essex Air ambulance Motorcycle Run

- Crabbing at Maldon

- The planetarium in Southend

- Visit the secret nuclear bunker

- The Maldon Mud Race

- Visit Hylands House

- Attend at least one day at V Festival

- Eat seafood at Cockle Sheds at Leigh on Sea

A day at the Epping Ongar Railway

- Lunch and a walk at Papermill lock, Danbury

- Go to Chelmsford beer festival

- A trip on the Burnham ferry

Beth Chatto Gardens, Colchester

- Heddingham Castle

- Tropical Wings Zoo

RHS Garden Hyde Hall

- See a show at the Cliffs  Pavilion, Southend

- Swim in the sea on the Essex coast

- Sit on the green at Finchingfield and see the bikers

- Watch a match at the Essex County Cricket Ground

- Sit and watch a thunderstorm on the seafront

- Visit Chelmsford Cathedral

- Have A night at Romford Dogs

- A picnic at Hylands Park (Chelmsford) and Castle Park (Colchester)

- A fry-up at the Arches, Southend

- Layer Marney Tower

Walk in Bluebell Wood in Little Baddow

- Play on the 2p machines in the arcades

- Eat at West Mersea Oyster Bar

- Visit Audley End House

- Attend the annual Essex Festival of Food and Drink 

- A day out at Marsh Farm

- A walk in Epping Forest

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