Essex

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County in England to the northeast of London. The county town is Chelmsford. Because of its proximity to London and the economic magnetism which this exerts, many of Essex's towns are functionally dormitory towns for the heaving metropolis.

Other towns and cities include Colchester, Harwich, Southend on-sea, Basildon, Harlow, Brentwood.

It also contains Stansted airport.