21st March 2016

The last of these is on on Tuesday 22 March at Boxted Village Hall at 12 mid-day (following the weekly Coffee Café). Proceeds to the Colchester Emergency Night Shelter.

Evergreen Club

Hot Cross Buns,

Easter Raffle

Easter Bonnets or Baskets.

Thursday 24 March.

Boxted Village Hall from 2.30 pm.
a recipe for Hot Cross Buns can be found here:


Easter Church Services

Good Friday: Service of meditation and reflection 12 noon, St Peter’s Church, Boxted.

Easter Sunday: 8 am Said Eucharist (Book of Common Prayer) St Mary’s Church, Langham.

Easter Sunday: 9.30 am Sung Eucharist, St Peter’s Church, Boxted.


Upcoming Events at Boxted British Legion

Easter Fun Day and Barbecue
Saturday 26 March from 12.00 at the Legion. Bouncy Castle, Egg Painting, an Easter Egg for all children just £3.00.

Quiz Night with a 70’s Sitcom Theme.
Saturday 2 April from 8pm . Come in character for extra points.

Grand National Saturday 9 April the clubhouse will be open from 12.00 to watch the race and enjoy a sweepstake. The Joshua boxing match will be on the big screen in the evening.

Beer Festival Saturday 30 April – Monday 2 May

Quiz night Saturday 7 May from 8pm

Mobile Library

Tuesdays 29 March and 12 April

Boxted Playing Field car park 10.55 – 11.30 am
Read a review of the book, The Tiger’s Wife, here


This will be at Boxted Playing Field Car Park
From 11am – 12 noon on Saturday 9 April.
For extra domestic collections of large household items.

no fridges or freezers;
please bring green garden waste separately to be composted;
this service is provided for small loads and from domestic properties, so you can use this service to dispose of bulky items not normally collected with household waste;
no commercial refuse or hazardous waste such as asbestos, batteries, liquids, gas bottles;
no large loads please;
no electrical goods;
no items which can be recycled through kerbside collections.

Two images of the same gate in Boxted Walnut Orchard.

Photos taken by Ian Alvey