London non-league guide: Aveley Football Club

Aveley has given its name to the Aveley Interglacial period around 200,000 years ago. Important evidence of the local flora and fauna of the period and some signs of occupation by Neanderthal humans have been found there. In Domesday the names has various spellings – Alvithelea, Alvileia and Alvilea. The name means Aelfgyth’s wood clearing. … Continue reading London non-league guide: Aveley Football Club