4th December 2017

Mobile Library

Tuesday 5 and 19 December

10.55 – 11.30 am

Boxted Playing Field car park.
Read a review of the book, Life after Life, here:

Evergreens Club

Christmas Party

Thursday 7 December from 2.30 in Boxted Village Hall.

Church Services

Sunday 10 December

Boxted Methodist Church

11 am Service
3 Parishes Confirmation Service

10.30am at St Mary’s Church, West Bergholt

with Bishop Roger. The 3 parishes are West Bergholt, Langham with Boxted and Great Horkesley. There will be no Sunday morning services in Langham or Boxted.

Boxted WI

Mulled Wine tasting and Stollen Cake

Tuesday 12 December from 7.30 pm in Boxted Village Hall.

Click here for Jamie Oliver’s homemade Mulled wine recipe

Neighbourhood Watch

A business on Boxted Straight Road was broken into on the night of Sunday 3 December.

If you see anything suspicious please call the police on 101.

Or 999 in an emergency.

General Crime Prevention advice can be found on Colchester Neighbourhood Watch website


Locally made Christmas wreaths are available for sale in Langham Community Shop.

An archaeological excavation was carried out at Hill Farm, Boxted Cross, Essex prior to the construction of residential dwellings.

Read the summary of the Archaeological excavation here

The Essex County council website lists the following roads in Boxted as being on the gritting schedule:

Straight Road
Langham Road
Dedham Road
Carter’s Hill
part of Church Road
Burnt Dick Hill
Park Road

All the information on gritting in the County can be found here: