Parish Clubs, Organisations and Activities

Ford End Bell Ringers. Contact: Paul Braisby, Oak House, Littley Green, CM3 1BU. Tel. 01245 361927.

Ford End Carpet Bowls Club. Contact: Secretary Jacky Nott, Dumbreck, Main Road, Howe Street, CM3 1BG Telephone : 01245 361957

Ford End Gardening Club. Contact: Alan Adcock, Bowersdale, Main Road.Ford End CM3 1LM. Tel. 01245 237522.

Ford End Senior Ladies Tea Afternoons. Contact: Sheila Bearman, Woodstock, Church Lane, Ford End CM3 1LH Tel. 01245 237335

Ford End Road Traffic Committee (FERTC) – Mike Steel 01245 360918

Ford End Dancing Lessons. Contact: Sheila Bearman, Woodstock, Church Lane, Ford End CM3 1LH Tel. 01245 237335

Great Waltham Village Choir: Malcom Ward, Tel: 01245360149  email:

Great Waltham Bell Ringers

Great Waltham Carpet Bowls Club. Contact Colin Ford, email:, Tel 01245 601328

Great Waltham Community Network. Contact: Joanna Steel, Sycamores, South Street, Great Waltham CM3 1DF Telephone. 01245 360918

Great Waltham Cricket Club. Contact: Chairman Graham Brown121 Hill View Road, Chelmsford CM1 7RZ Telephone  01245263485 Email:

Great Waltham Friendship Club. Contact: Wendy Johnson, Peters Cottages, Barrack Lane, Great Waltham CM3 1EP Tel. 01245 360362.

Great Waltham Horticultural Society, Chair Helen Willis 

Jubilee Twinning Association. Chairman: Joanna Steel, Tel. 01245 360918.

United Chelmsford Churches FC. Secretary: Mr. Peter Hovell. Tel. 01245 421255 mobile 07964 272092 email

13, Millfields, Writtle, Chelmsford, CM1 3LR

Royal British Legion Branch. Chairman: John Andrews – 01245 362538, 2, Church House, Chelmsford Road, Great Waltham CM3 1AP

Mens Group – Contact Andy Tinsley – Tel 01245 360653

Waltham Singers, Website:

Walthambury Women’s Institute, Contact Sheila Williams, Secretary, 01245 440581

Waltham Wanderers, Contacts: Clare Lyne, 11, Wolmers Hey, Great Waltham, CM3 1DA. Tel.01245 361996.

The Walthams Scout Group.

   Group Scout Leader – 

   Chairman - Mike Steel

   Beavers  6- 8 yrs. Mon 5:45-7:00 Debbie Forshaw tel 01245 360040 Mob 07759693 e:

   Cubs 8 – 10.5 yrs. Weds 6:00- 7:30 Chris McCann 07583144555 Mary McCann 07792 813610

   Scouts 10 -14yrs Thurs 7:30- 9:00 Matt Lake. 07970241417

   Magna Explorers 14-18yrs  Weds 7:30- 9:30:        Contact or Mobile 07596 117417 or Catherine Reed 07970853338


Up, Up and Away Pre School – Contact  Email –

Great Waltham with Ford End PCC – Contact: The Vicarage, Carmel, 1 Glebe Meadow, Great Waltham.

Ford End Village Hall Committee – Contact: Sandra Brown, Felford Cottage, Back Lane, Ford End, CM3 Telephone 07736 965286

The Friends of Great Waltham and Ford End Churches – Contact: Roger Bearman Tel. 01245 237335. 

Great Waltham Village Hall Committee –  Email

Great Waltham Parish Care Group – Contact: Wendy Proctor, Claremont, South Street, Great Waltham CM3 1DP Telephone 01245 360483

Neighbourhood Watch - Contact: Paul Church (Chairman), Fordwater, Lucks Lane, Howe Street Telephone: 01245 360450 Secretary: Janine Willsher(Secretary) 6, Duffries Close, Great Waltham, CM31DQ Telephone 01245 362540

Community Speedwatch - Mike Steel

Great Waltham Book Group – Contact:: Clare Lyne 11, Wolmers Hey, Great Waltham, CM3 1DA. Tel.01245 361996.  

Book Club (meets monthly in Church Community Room) – Contacts: Phil Lilley, Old Shaws Cottage, Littley Green, CM3 1BX. Telephone 01245 360615. 

Bridge Club (meets on Mondays in The Pavilion) - Contacts: Phil Lilley, Old Shaws Cottage, Littley Green, CM3 1BX. Telephone 01245 360615.

Great Waltham Cycling Group – Contacts Steve Huggins, Easter Cottage, Barrack Lane, Great Waltham CM3 1ER Telephone 01245 362034

Parish Tree Wardens - Charlotte Bradley, 19, Cherry Garden Road, Great Waltham CM3 1DH Telephone 01245 363626

Parish Webmaster Mike Steel, Parish Clerk.

Parish News Contact 

Great Waltham Parish Productions – 07808 121651    

Great Waltham Almhouse Charity – Chairman: John Lattimore Glebe House, Great Waltham CM3 1AR Telephone 01245 363818. Secretary Adrian Mitchell 01245 362215 11, Bridge Croft, Howe Street, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 1RE.