Whats on and Contact Details

                                 

 Whats On and Contact Details

EMERGENCY SUPPLY OF BDC RECYCLING RUBBISH BAGS

All households receive a regular supply of Recycling Bags direct from BDC. If however you run out before the next scheduled delivery you can obtain an emergency supply from the Clerk.

Contact: Diane Smith

01787 279288        belchamps.pc@gmail.com

 

EMERGENCY SANDBAGS AND WINTER GRIT

A supply of emergency sandbags (only the bags, not the sand to fill them) is held at Granary House, Knowl Green.

Contact: David Middleditch    Tel: 01787 237213

A supply of winter grit is held at Larks Farm House, Belchamp Otten

Contact: John Clarke   Tel: 01787 278111

 

BELCHAMP ST PAUL COMMUNITY HOUSE

Whether you are looking to host a wedding, party, meeting or fundraising event the Community House is the ideal choice.
With concessionary rates for the villagers of Belchamp St Paul, Belchamp Otten, Belchamp Walter and also Ovington and Tilbury Juxta Clare, it provides great value for money.
Full details of the Community House and its availability can be found on the website www.belchampch.co.uk . However if you would like to discuss any particular requirements or have any queries relating to a booking please telephone Kathy Miller on 07815 615090.
Alternatively  visit the Facebook page: ‘Belchamp St Paul Community House’ for details of any upcoming public events.
There are regular classes at the Community House which include Creative Dance, Art Club, Morris Men and Tai Chi. Kathy can provide contact numbers if you are interested in finding out more about any of these groups.

 

FOOTBALL CLUB

Contact: Cole Green FC secretary: Tom Day

Tel: 07773 105053

  

NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH

NhW distributes literature and messages from Braintree Police Station to help everyone protect their personal property. NhW is a major factor in improving community spirit as it encourages people to help others whatever age and wherever they live. "CRIME REDUCES IN A COMMUNITY WHICH CARES"

Local Co-Ordinator: 

Clive Stewart, Gunners, Bakers Road, Belchamp St.Paul ,Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 7DG

Telephone 01787 278007

E-mail:braintreenwsg@btinternet.com 

If you are interested in joining the Neighbourhood Watch Group and/or recieving their regular Newsletters please contact Clive.

 

ESSEX POLICE 

In order to provide better engagement with residents, specific Officers and PCSO's from the Braintree Community Policing Team have been allocated geographic areas of responsibility. Our villages come within the 'Halstead area' and this is covered by 5 members of the CPT. Their details are as follows: 

PC Craig Wheeler           (e-mail address Craig.Wheeler@essex-pnn.police.uk)  

PC Andy Pilgrim              (e-mail address Andy. Pilgrim@essex.pnn.police.uk) 

PC Paul Norman             (e-mail address Paul.Norman@essex.pnn.police.uk)  

PCSO John Thorne        (e-mail address John.Thorne@essex.pnn.police.uk)  

PCSO Joanne Cooper    (e-mail address Joanne.Cooper@essex.pnn.police.uk)    

These Officers should be contacted to discuss community concerns only.

The Police should still be contacted on 999 for all Emergencies and on 101 to report non emergency crimes.  

 

BELCHAMP & DISTRICT TENNIS CLUB

Friendly tennis club. Adult club nights Tues and Fri from Easter to early October, 5.30pm onwards. Membership fees in 2019 were:

Adults - £37
Students (16-18)  £18.50
Juniors (up to 16) £5

The fees allow play all year at times in addition to club nights. Junior membership available. Contact Secretary for the latest information on fees and further details.

Contact: Barbara Stewart, Secretary

Tel:  01787 277198

 

BELCHAMP ST PAUL PRIMARY SCHOOL

Contact Headteacher: Mrs Danielle O'Connell      Tel 01787 277222 

 http://www.belchampstpaulschool.co.uk

 

BUS SERVICE 

All local bus services have been replaced by DaRT (Demand Responsive Transport). To book the minibuses, operated by Arrow Taxis Essex Ltd (on behalf of ECC), ring 01621 874411

The service is available Monday to Saturday between 6am and 8pm and trolleys and wheelchairs can be accommodated. Bookings can be made up to 2 months ahead or with as little as 2 hours notice (subject to availability). They can be for individuals or groups and will pick you up from a point which suits you. You can use the service to go shopping in Sudbury, Halstead and Haverhill or to connect with other bus or train services in those towns. It can also be used for health appointments in Clare and Sible Hedingham and for the Community Hospitals in Sudbury and Halstead. Alternatively you can use it to get to work or college or just to visit friends in local villages. Concessionary bus passes will be accepted (Mon to Fri after 9am and all day Saturday). 

Passengers can also book via e-mail: bookings@essexandsuffolkdart.co.uk  using a standard booking form which is available on the ECC website. 

 

MOBILE LIBRARY

Belchamp St Paul School: 3rd Wednesday of each month 1.30 – 2.00pm  outside the Primary School.

 

EMERGENCY OFFICER

Peter Hesketh

Contact: 07946 390135 

 

TEAM CLERGY

Team Vicar:   

VACANCY

 

Team Rector:

Revd. Gill Morgan

Tel: 01787 584993

e-mail: revgillmorgan@outlook.com

(not normally available Fridays)

 

Churchwardens

Belchamp Otten:     Rosemary Branwhite    Tel: 01787 460214 or 07970 037804

                                Sue Clarke                   Tel: 01787 278174

 

Belchamp St Paul:   Michael Kingson          Tel 01787 277795