The Parish of Great Oakley consists of 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.
DO YOU USE BUS SERVICES IN TENDRING / COLCHESTER AREAS? - Important news re services
A large number of changes affecting bus services in our area of Essex from 10th April 2016 are listed by route number in the April 2016 issue of Essex County Council's BUS PASSENGER NEWS - click here to download / read a copy of their booklet
ESSEX POLICE have set up Community Policing Teams across the districts of the county, including a team for TENDRING, who will work with specialist colleagues to serve our districts - to see details of "our" team and the officers, including the District Commander, who make up the team click here.
The Essex Police website gives contact telephone numbers - for non-emergency matters ring 101 and, in emergency only, ring 999.
How to contact Essex Police re noise nuisance, street lighting and road related problems - we have received an e-mail via the Essex Community Messaging system as follows:
Essex Police have a new website page called Online Service. Select the following link for further details - http://www.essex.police.uk/contact_us/online_services.aspx
THE MAYBUSH INN - NOW OUR COMMUNITY ASSET .... GRAND OPENING PLANNED FOR 3PM, SATURDAY, MAY 7TH ......
Click here to download the item about the Maybush printed in our parish magazine for April 2016.....
PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW VILLAGE HALL, DOCTORS' SURGERY, CAR PARK AND 51 HOUSES ON THE ALLOTMENT FIELD BESIDE THE SCHOOL, ON BEAUMONT ROAD
LATEST POSITION - Planning Permission was granted by TDC earlier this year ("full" for the community facilities and "outline" for the housing - subject to conditions to be developed) .......... watch this space!