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.
24th June 2015 - further POLICE WARNING issued re COMPUTER SABOTAGE by criminals sending fraudulent e-mails.........click here to see more .....
....... AND MORE WARNINGS ABOUT BURGLARIES IN OUR LOCALITY FROM ESSEX POLICE- click here to download and read their latest e-mail issued via Essex Community Messaging dated 21st July 2015,
SAVING THE MAYBUSH INN FOR THE VILLAGE.....
Campaigners are striving hard to retain the Maybush Inn as a community facility - more than a pub and their Mission Statement may be seen by clicking here. Progress will be described n the old Maybush website (now 'under new management') at its previous address - www.maybushinn.co.uk - click here to go to that site to make contact and to learn what Mark and colleagues have achieved so far and are doing NOW.
Help Required : click here to read Mark's e-mail sent on 9th August 2015. and here to read his email of 24th August 2015
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 NEWS - 10th Augjust 2015 - a planning application has been made to Tendring District Council and Great Oakley Parish Council will hold a special Planning Meeting in the Village Hall beginning at 7pm on Tuesday 18th August 2015 to discuss that and other Planning Applications affecting this parish - click here to download a list of these applications and visit TDC's website to see the full details.