Local services in Chelmsford
Chelmsford is the second healthiest place to live in the UK according to a study conducted by food supplement manufacturer, Biocare. It lies 30 miles northeast of Liverpool Street London, approximately halfway between there and Colchester. It is almost exactly in the centre of the county and it has been the county town of Essex since 1215. It is also the seat of the Borough of Chelmsford, which covers a wider area than the city, including the new settlement of South Woodham Ferrers on the banks of the River Crouch. Chelmsford was officially made a city on the Queen's diamond jubilee in March 2012. In the city you can find shopping centres and the quality of the dental care is really high.