2nd January 2019

Christmas Recycling and Rubbish Collections.

Your recycling and rubbish collection days are changing over Christmas and New Year.

Collections from 1 January will be one day later than normal  during that week.

For full details please enter your postcode on our website here:


and download your recycling  calendar.

Church Services

Sunday 6 January

9.30 am Sung Eucharist at St Peter’s, Boxted

11 am Service at Boxted Methodist Church led by Jonathan Sparkes

Boxted Parish Council

The January meeting will be held on Wednesday 9 January from 7.30 pm in the village hall.

The village hall trustees meeting follows on from the parish council meeting.
Read the Agenda for Boxted Parish Council meeting here:
Read the agenda for the Boxted Village Hall Trustees meeting here:

Boxted Evergreens Club

Members will be enjoying a Winter Quiz at the next meeting on Thursday 10 January from 2.30 pm in the village hall.

Langham Ladies

Next meet on Thursday 10 January 2019, 8.00 pm at Langham Community Centre, when Christine Beadle will speak on The Essex Scrubber.

Further details from Gill Brown on 273286.

Langham Parish Council

Is seeking to appoint a Parish Clerk and Responsible Finance Officer. For more information contact the Chairman Peter Dawson on 01206 272605,
e-mail peterdaw50n@hotmail.com Closing date for applications: 11 January 2019.

Road Closure

From 21 January 2019:

Junction The Causeway and Boxted Road to Junction Boxted Road and Holly Lane Great Horkesley CO6 4AP

Access required to BT under ground structure for cabling and jointing works and overhead cabling and jointing works. No excavation work involved.
New Art Class starting Monday 28 January at Boxted Village Hall.

Langham Wednesday Walkers

Meet locally once weekly on Wednesdays at 10.00 am for easy walks of rarely more than two miles, followed by a coffee stop. For further details of walks in 2019 phone 01206 272806.

Roger Hirst, Essex Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner
Fire & Rescue Plan 2019 – 2024 Public Survey –

There is still time for people who live or work in Essex to have their say on the proposed priorities in the county’s first ever Fire and Rescue Plan.

Roger Hirst wants to know what the public thinks and is urging people to complete an online survey at


The survey is open until January 15.

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

Dedham Vale & Stour Valley ANOB

Essex County Council’s PROW Interactive map

Colchester District Neighbourhood Watch