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The village of Great Oakley and the hamlet of Stones Green together with parts of the surrounding rural area of the Tendring District in North East  ESSEX.

 

This website is intended to support residents and potential visitors to the Parish with information and contacts. It is also used by the Parish Council to make available details of its activities together with information provided to us by Essex Police, Tendring District Council and other local sources. It is also intended to carry details and notice of local Community activities and initiatives together with locally organised events and achievements.

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GREAT OAKLEY PARISH CHURCH - REPAIRS, ETC

The Parochial Church Council for the Parish Church of All Saints, Great Oakley have issued a notice of their intention to carry out internal repairs and some internal re-ordering of the church. Details of how to make arrangements to view documents relating to the proposals may be seen in the document which is downloadable by clicking here. Objections, if any, to the proposals must be submitted to the Chelmsford Diocesan Registrar before 19th June 2020.


 

THE ESSEX POLICE, FIRE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER HAS SENT MESSAGES TELLING HOW OUR POLICE AND FIRE SERVICES ARE HELPING THE NHS FIGHT CORONAVIRUS - CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A COPY OF HIS WORDS,

FRAUDSTERS ARE ACTIVE AT THIS TIME OF EMERGENCY
APRIL 2020

WE HAVE RECEIVED AN EMAIL FROM OUR POLICE, FIRE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER ON BEHALF OF ESSEX POLICE WARNING OF FRAUDSTERS ACTIVITIES AT THIS TIME OF NATIONAL EMERGENCY - CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AND READ THEIR MESSAGE AND BE FORWARNED!

 

 

CLOSURE OF OUR CHILDREN'S PLAYGROUND ON THE

RECREATION FIELD, SCHOOL ROAD - CORONAVIRUS PRECAUTIONS

Regrettably, the childrens' play area on the village playing field on School Road is closed until further notice as instructed by the Government. Gates have been secured as a reminder of the closure requirement. To see a couple of photographs click on the following links - photo1 and photo2

 

GREAT OAKLEY PARISH COUNCIL

Needs your help!

We currently have 6 Parish Councillors who meet on the 3rd Tuesday evening of each month to discuss and decide upon various issues which generally affect the life and character of our Parish.

The Council currently has 3 vacancies which the existing members wish to see filled for the benefit of the local adminstration and life of our Parish.

FOR MORE INFORMATION - CLICK HERE TO SEE AND DOWNLOAD A COPY OF OUR CLERK'S NOTICE.

 

COUNTY LIBRARIES AND CORONAVIRUS PRECAUTIONS

To read about the Essex County Libraries' electronic provisions which we remain able to use following the closure of physical libraries advised in their e-mail on 25th March 2020 click here.

On 3rd April 2020 we received a message from Essex Libraries regarding their "Rhymtimes!" for children and the libraries' Family History Resources - click here to download a copy and click here to download a copy of this item received on 9th April 2020 for users of the e-library.

 

 

 10 O'CLOCK CLUB - Toddler and Baby Group

THIS "CLUB" IS SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - Coronavirus precautions.

(term time only)

Tuesday mornings for "under 5's" the TODDLER AND BABY group meet in Great Oakley Village Hall from 10:00am to 11:30am for all manner of fun activities - £2.50 per family - many years experience - refreshments provided for children and  adults - click here to download some more details and/or come to a session to see for yourself.

 

 

PHOTOS from our Parish's Flower Arrangers

  Another photo gallery has been added to this website - photos of some of our fabulous flower arrangers - to see photos of them and some of their work click here to go to the relevant photo gallery! 

 

THE MAYBUSH INN - HOME OF OUR COMMUNITY HUB.... 

IN LINE WITH GOVERNMENT REQUIREMENTS THE MAYBUSH IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE - except for off-sales

After "years" of being open every day, run entirely by volunteers, there is always a need for some "new blood" to join the team of supporters - if you may be able to help, please call in at the pub and find out more.
 
Click here to visit the website for OUR Maybush Inn. 

 

 


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Welcome to the website of Great Oakley Parish Council serving the hamlet of Stones Green and the village of Great Oakley, near Harwich in N.E. Essex.