Contacts and Organisations

For details of other services and events in the parish, please consult the Parish Council’s notice boards which are located at: Pump Corner; Rudley Green; Maldon Road; Farther Howe Green, Roundbush and in Cock Clarks, or see the current edition of the Parish Magazine.

Purleigh Parish Council:

Chairman: Mr. Steven Bardwell, (Contact through Parish Clerk)
Clerk: Mrs. J. Potter, Lower Barn Farm, Roundbush Road, Purleigh Nr Mundon, Maldon, CM9 6NN
01621 828270. E: clerk@purleighparishcouncil.gov.uk
Website: www.purleighparishcouncil.gov.uk
Allotments: Contact the Clerk (as above).

Local Websites

Maldon District Council https://www.maldon.gov.uk
Essex County Council https://www.essex.gov.uk
Essex Association of Local Councils https://www.ealc.gov.uk
Purleigh Community Shop https://www.purleighshop.co.uk

All Saints Church

Church Hill:
Rector: Reverend Julie Willmot, 07413 416226
Church Wardens: Mr. Mike Gillingham, 42, Fennfields Road, South Woodham Ferrers, CM3 5RZ. 01245 323886
Junior Church: Mrs. Sue Owen, Purleigh Hall Lodge, The Street, Purleigh. 01621 828031
Genesis Group: Mrs. Siobhan Gower, Roundsmans Cottage, The Street, Purleigh. 01621 829681
Small Saints: Mrs. Linda Soul. 01621 828571

Clubs and Societies:

Purleigh has a wide range of clubs and societies.
Please contact the following people for further information:
Carpet Bowls: Mr. T. de Fraine 01621 828916
Cricket Club: Mr. J. Taylor 07917 441547
Croquet Club: Mr. B. Oliver. 01621 828433
Gardeners Society: Mrs. L. Bain. 01621 827066
Hand-bell Ringers: Kate Priest. 07944 907266
Purleigh Quilters: Mrs. C. Smith. 01621 826988

Ramblers: Mr. G. Rayner. 01621 828117
Tower Bellringers: Mr. G. Snow. 01621 828557
Village Agent: Mrs. K. Coombes. 07540 720610
Table Tennis: Mr. G. Rayner. 01621 828117
Whist Drive: Mrs. L. Bradley.
Womens Institure: Mrs. J. Hustwayte. 01621 828727

General Information

Blair Court Equine Clinic: Crows Lane, Woodham Ferrers. 01245 429025
Dengie Dart: 01621 874410
Doctors Surgeries: A list of surgeries serving the area can be obtained from 01245 325305
Dengie Village Link Bus Service: 01245 492211
Environmental Health: 01621 854477
Essex County Council Highways Department: 0845 6037631
Meals On Wheels: These can be arranged through your GP.
Neighbourhood Watch:
For Purleigh contact Colin Horner, purleigh.nhw@btinternet.com
For Cock Clarks contact Karen Collier, karen.collier@purleighparishcouncil.gov.uk
Parish Magazine: Mrs. Kerry McKenna, Holly Tree House, Pump Lane, Purleigh. 07985 228858
Police: Essex Police: 101 Ext 485816,
Community Police Officer: 07860405816
Polling Station: The Wells Pavilion, Howe Green Road
POPHA: Purleigh Old People’s Home Association, Fairfields, Church Hill, Purleigh. CM3 6QG.
Chairman: Mrs. Jac Snow. 01621 828557
Secretary/Manager: Mrs. Kayleigh Carr. 07889 761600
Purleigh Community Shop: Pump Corner, Purleigh. 01621 828275
Purleigh Playing Field and Pavilion: Mr. Steven Potter. 01621 82827
Refuse Collections: 01621 854477
School: Purleigh Community Primary School, Pump Lane. 01621 828282
Veterinary Surgery: Edgewood Veterinary Surgery (small pets).
Chelmsford Road 01621 828381
To Report Fly Tipping: 01621 854477
To Report Stray Dogs: Monday to Friday 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. 01621 854477
Sat/Sun/ Bank Holidays and 4.30 p.m. to 8.30 a.m. 07711 885894