Welcome to the Links page. Here you will find useful links. Simply click on the link next to the site. Please let us know if you find a useful website that can be added to this page.





  • Crime Stoppers
  • Essex Police. Our Police Community Support Officer is PCSO 70834 Hayley Howe. She is based at Ipswich Road Police Station, 350 Ipswich Road, Colchester, CO4 0ET and can be reached on or 07966 197 134 for non-crime community matters. For non-emergency crime/incidents, please call 101 and for emergencies, call 999
  • Crime rates in our village. Go to the Police site
  • Our currently elected Essex Police and Crime Commissioner web site
  • The Wood Lane area of our village has a Neighbourhood Watch Scheme
  • For queries relating to Gypsy/Traveller issues please contact the Gypsy and Traveller Services Manager, Steve Andrews (01245 437645) or email:
  • To report rogue traders and any suspicious activity to Trading Standards via the helpline on 08454 040506. For advice to buy from reputable traders, head to our local Trading Standards Buy With Confidence website.
  • To request a free Home Fire Safety visit call 0300 303 0088 or send an email from the Essex County Fire & Rescue website