Notices

Community Hubs

Your Parish Council has succeeded in being awarded 'Community Hub' status from the area's new provider of fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband.   In recognition of the essential  community...

The Beacon is UP

The centrepiece of the Parish's  Platinum Jubilee celebrations is in place.  A team of workmen fitted the oak post and cresset (that's the metal cauldron) into a secure frame installed on The...

Motorbikes and Memorials

Hundreds of British motorcycle enthusiasts gathered at The Green on Sunday morning for their 25th national outdoor exhibition -- and take part in a poignant memorial service for one of Blackmore's...

Jubilee Beacon

The Beacon -- lighting the way for Blackmore, Hook End and Wyatts Green residents to celebrate the Jubilee The lighting of Jubilee Beacons is one of the official events of the Platinum Jubilee in...

Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

The focus of organised events will be The Green and St. Laurence Church in Blackmore but everyone throughout the Parish is welcome to create their own local celebrations such as a street party or...

Parish Award Winners 2021

The Parish Council's Annual Awards went before the start of its December meeting, adapting to the  constraints imposed by suddenly reintroduced Covid restrictions.  As a result the  TV cameras...

Village Phone Mast

    The application to erect a 5G tower and associated cabinets and hardstanding was refused at a meeting of Brentwood's Planning and Licensing Committee tonight. Parish Council...

Development Plan

The Local Development Plan (this is the Brentwood Council scheme that includes imposing two large new housing estates on Blackmore village) has reached the Main Modifications Consultation stage....

2021 Merchant Navy Day

The Red Ensign will fly aloft the Parish War Memorial flagpole throughout the week to commemorate the sacrifice and contribution made by sailors of the British Merchant Fleet. Once again, our annual...

A Blackmore ‘Typicition’

Ancient St. Laurence's Priory has served the people of Blackmore, Hook End and Wyatts Green since the 12th Century. The oak bell tower added in 1400 is acclaimed as the 'finest in the whole country'...