21st August 2017


Boxted Parish Council took over responsibility for managing and running Boxted Village Hall on 1st August 2017, as Trustees of the Boxted Village Hall Charity Regd. No. 301258.

The parish council is utilising the services of the Community Halls In Partnership Project (CHIP) http://www.hythecommunitycentre.org.uk/trustees-a-staff with some of the responsibilities for the administration of the hall.

For all enquiries for the village hall including bookings contact Debby Eley:

Tele: 01206 870266

email: boxted@community-centre.org.uk

There is also have a facebook page: Boxted Village Hall



Jenny Hunt will be talking on ‘Backstage in Show Biz’

Thursday 24 August 2.30 pm in Boxted Village Hall.

Boxted Cricket Club

12.30 pm Saturday 26 August: Home Match against West Bergholt


Boxted Hub will be open for refreshments including the licensed bar.

From Sunday 27 August roast lunches are to be tried out at Boxted Hub.

Booking in advance is essential. Contact Bonny on 272129.

Church Services

Sunday 27 August

Sung Eucharist: 9.30 am St Mary’s Church, Langham.

11 am HC service at Boxted Methodist Church with Rev Ken Chalmers.

Pictured above:
A refurbished plaque on the Hurlock Schoolroom In the corner of St Mary’s churchyard. The schoolroom was built in 1832 by Dr Hurlock, the rector, to serve as a girls’ school on week-days and a resting place for the old and poor between church services on Sundays.

The Hurlock room has recently had its roof repaired and re-tiled.

Mobile Library

Boxted Playing Field car park

Tuesday 29 August and 12 September

10.55 – 11.30 am
Read a review of the book ‘No Time for Goodbye’ here:

Boxted Methodist Silver Band Service

Sunday 3 September at Boxted Village Hall starting at 3pm. Outside if good weather or inside if wet. Come and join us for a selection of favourite hymns and music with a maritime theme.

Boxted Parish Council

The link to the list of parish councillors on Boxted Parish Council’s website https://www.essexinfo.net/boxted-parish-council/ does not currently work.

Details of parish councillors can be found here:


Neighbourhood Watch

The couple pictured above is wanted in connection with criminal damage and theft in the village recently. Anyone with any information please contact the police on 101 ext 430830 and quote crime number reference 42/113363/17.

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