2nd October 2018

Boxted Art and Craft Club


The group meets in the village hall on the first and second Wednesday in the month
from 2 – 4 pm.

The next meeting is on Wednesday 3 October.

All welcome.

Evergreen Club


Thursday 4 October from 2.30 pm in Boxted Village Hall.

Church Services

Sunday 7 October

9.30 am Sung Eucharist at St Mary’s Langham

11 am service at the Methodist Church

3pm Service at the Methodist Church with Boxted Methodist Silver Band

Beer and The Bible

Monday 8 October

On the second Monday of each month a relaxed and informal group of people meet at The Shepherd PH, Langham, to discuss a bible topic. Next meeting: Monday 8 October from 8 pm.

All Welcome. Contact Dominic Shiel 01206 273324 email dominic or just turn up.


Celebration of Diwali

Tuesday 9 October 7.30 pm Boxted Village Hall

Langham Ladies

Next meet on Thursday 11 October, 8.00 pm in Langham Community Centre, when Barbara McElroy will speak on

Ernest Hemingway – Soldier, Sailor, Spy.

Further details from Gill Brown on 273286.

Boxted Carpet Bowls Club

This meets every Friday night at Boxted Village Hall from 7pm

New members always welcome.

Why not go along and try it?

The first three sessions are free.


Paws Crossed is a small not-for-profit dog rescue near Colchester, that take from the pound, owner hand-ins and occasionally from other sources. Although the name suggests it just rescues dogs, it also has cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, tortoises and other creatures arrive. Often the dogs from the pound are damaged creatures with physical or mental problems, usually meaning huge vets` bills to put them right..

Quiz Night

Boxted Methodist Silver Band are having a quiz night on Saturday 20 October in Boxted Village Hall 7.15 for 7.30 start. Tickets £5 per person up to eight in a team. Nibbles included but bring your own drinks. Tickets can be reserved from Liz 01206271511 or band members.

St. Peter’s Music Presents

Eve of Peace

Armistice Century Concert

Saturday 3rd November 2018, 4pm
at St. Peter’s Church, Boxted

A Boxted community event to mark the end of WW1
with music, poetry, drama and much more, involving:

Boxted Methodist Silver Band, Boxted Amateur Players,
Boxted branch of The Royal British Legion
and other local residents.

Prizegiving to winners of “Boxted in 100 years time” competition by pupils of Boxted St. Peter’s CEVC School.

Tickets £10 including interval refreshments.

Proceeds shared between St. Peter’s Tower Repair Fund and Contact Stress (Veterans Mental Health Charity).

Tickets available from Stephen & Annette Whybrow –01206 272773
or Jos Carter – 01206 272755

Pictured above is a copy of the cover of the Dedication Service sheet for the service that took place 98 years ago in St Peter’s. Coincidentally it was an afternoon service in the week before Remembrance day, as this year’s will be..

The original service sheet is in the village History Archive which is cared for by Annette Whybrow.

The Sun Inn, High Street, Dedham

Mondays 10.30 am to 12 noon

Do you feel the weekend has dragged? Are you fed up with your own company? Maybe you are new to the area? Your are invited to come along and enjoy a free cuppa and some friendly chat.


pictured above: The Sun Inn, Dedham
Boxted Village Website:

Boxted Parish Council Website

Boxted Village Hall

Boxted Primary School

Little Owls Pre-School

Langham and Boxted Churches

Boxted Methodist Silver Band

Boxted Cricket Club

Boxted Running Club

Boxted Airfield Historical Group

Langham Community Centre

Langham Community Shop

Langham Parish Council

Essex County Council’s PROW Interactive map



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