Today, performances are mainly at two venues: Loughton Methodist Church hosts the annual Loughton Youth Music Festival, which showcases talented pupils from local schools and colleges.
The headquarters of greeting card company Clinton Cards and construction firm Higgins Group are also located within the Debden Industrial Estate.
Chigwell and, theydon Bois.Citation needed Bus edit There are many bus routes in Loughton, which are either London Buses routes, commercial routes or Essex County Council contract routes.Gladys Mills (19181978 a well-known music-hall pianist who performed as " Mrs Mills lived in Roding Road from 1934, and upon her marriage in 1947, in Barncroft Close until 1964.Ralph Russell, foremost Western scholar of Urdu language and literature, lived in Queens Road as a child and attended Staples Road School.Loughton has been part of the Epping Forest parliamentary constituency since its creation in 1974.Railway edit Loughton underground station Loughton is served by both Loughton tube station and, further north-east, Debden tube station, both served by the Central line of the London Underground since 1949.25 The instructor Chan Sau won England's first ever Gold Medal at the 2008 Commonwealth Games in Canada.A number of clubs organise rides, particularly on Sunday mornings.The arrival of the railways also provided visitors from London with a convenient means of reaching Epping Forest and thus transforming it into the "East Enders' Playground".There is a children's half-court with a basketball net.2 It is the most populous civil parish in the Epping Forest district, and within Essex it is the second most populous civil parish (after Canvey Island ) and the second largest in the area.The cinema was renamed the Century in 1953, and closed on, and has since been demolished and replaced by shops.In 2008, electronics firm Amshold announced their intention to move the group's headquarters to Loughton from Brentwood."Fifty years of Inspector Wexford and a new detective on the block".Football - At Willingale Road Playing Fields and At the Roding Valley Recreation Ground a variety of local football teams play.His son, Giles (born 1953 also an actor, was born there.
Best known as the author of the short story The Monkey's Paw.
From November 2006 to March 2007, the tennis courts were resurfaced with a new layer of astroturf and sand.

Loughton Camera Club, a member of the East Anglian Federation of Photographic Societies, meets at Lopping Hall in Loughton, and holds regular exhibitions of members' work in Loughton Library and elsewhere.
William Wymark Jacobs (18631943) lived at The Outlook, Upper Park Road before moving to Feltham House, Goldings Road.
26 Karate - The Loughton Karate Club meets at The Lopping Hall or the Loughton Club Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays 27 Transport edit Junction 5 (south) of the M11 motorway linking Cambridge to London is accessed at Loughton's eastern boundary.