Parish Council Elections 2nd May 2019

Posted by on 8th Mar 2019 in News | 0 comments

Register to vote: If you are not registered you cannot vote in the Local or District elections on May 2nd. The deadline for registering to vote in time for an election is 12 working days before the poll. Individuals can register online at

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Festival of Remembrance Saturday 10th November

Posted by on 15th Sep 2018 in News | 0 comments

Saturday 10th November There will be street closures supporting a get-together for both villages with music, period and modern food, hot chocolate, fund raiser stalls, information stalls, period dress code and a fun fair from 2.30 pm.  At sunset (4.30 pm) there will be a beacon lighting ceremony with all our Tommies present, who will then be taken off to the Churches and Chapel for the night.  This event will include closing School Street and...

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Buy a Beer for Tommy at the Crown & Thistle this Thursday 6th September

Posted by on 6th Sep 2018 in News | 0 comments

There are thirty names on the Great and Little Chesterford war memorials of men who died in World War One answering their Country’s call.  We should also remember those men and women of other counties who fought for what they thought was right.   There But Not There is a national project at the Centenary of the end of The Great War to Commemorate, Educate and Heal and ensure their sacrifice is not forgotten.  You may have seen some of our...

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Plant A Wellie Competition on 23rd June – part of The Great Get Together

Posted by on 9th May 2018 in News | 0 comments

A “Plant a Wellie” competition is being held in conjunction with The Great Get Together on Saturday, 23rd June 2018. Bring your planted wellies along to Horse River Green for 3.00pm. Judging by our Parish Council will take place at 5.00pm. Afterwards display the wellies outside your houses for Chesterford in Bloom! For further information contact: Jenny Palmer – 01799 530783 Jayne Greenwood – 01799 530177 or email:...

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Talk – Piracy and Paying Ransoms – 26th March 2018

Posted by on 2nd Mar 2018 in News | 0 comments

The Friends of All Saints’, Great Chesterford warmly invite you to a fascinating talk by James Gosling based on his work as a maritime lawyer negotiating with hijackers on behalf of hostages at sea. “Piracy and Paying Ransoms’’ on SATURDAY 24TH MARCH 2018 7.30 for 8.00pm in the Chapel, Carmel Street, Great Chesterford Tickets: £10 to include a glass of wine and canapés Tickets available from Colin Day on 01799 531760 or e-mail:...

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Flower and Produce Show 9th September

Posted by on 14th Aug 2017 in News | 0 comments

The 24th Flower and Produce show, affiliated with the Horticultural Society, will be taking place at the Great Chesterford Community centre on 9th September at 2 pm. Admission is £1 and accompanied children can enter for free. Everyone is welcome! If you have exhibitions, come along to the pre-show meeting at Ickleton Village Hall on 6th September at 8 pm to register. You don’t have to be a member of the society to enter. There will be...

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