For all those who live, work, eat, drink, stay, play or pray in Occold

This web site is provided to keep residents of Occold & surrounding parishes updated on the latest news & events, inform potential visitors and new residents of the facilities available and provide local history information for historians and family history researchers. It also serves as a Village Archive of Occold - it's People, Places and Events.

Red Hot News

County Council Elections - 4 May 17

People of Occold Database

Now standing at 2,711 people. Currently researching the KNIGHTS and HADDOCK families from Occold and surrounding area. Would love to hear from any living descendants. Please Contact Us.

Note: There is currently a problem with Ancestry updating the online database. This should be resolved when I get the new version of Family Tree Maker - probably 1-2 weeks - but still waiting!.

Forthcoming Major Event(s)


Tue 30 May at 7:45pm

Village Hall


Latest Website Updates

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1219 28 May Update St Michaels Services - Jun 17
1218 24 May News Nominate Your Local Sporting Heroes
1217 24 May Report PCC Report
1216 22 May Event Redlingfield 'Summer Scenes'
1215 20 May Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
1214 20 May Update Village Hall Bookings
1213 19 May Update ORAC Committee Members
1212 19 May Minutes ORAC AGM - 10 May
1211 14 May Event Thornham Walks 'Blossom Day'
1210 11 May Event Diss Organ Festival
1209 10 May Minutes PC minutes for Apr/May
1208 5 May Event Hidden Gardens of Bury
1207 4 May Agenda Ordinary & Annual Meeting - 8 May
1206 30 Apr Update St Michaels Services for May 17
1205 28 Apr Comment The Beaky is CLOSED!
1204 28 Apr Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
1203 26 Apr Event Thornham Walks Spring Party
1202 21 Apr Shortcut Brome Recycling Centre
1201 21 Apr Documents Defibrillator Instructions
1200 21 Apr News Primary School Ofsted Report
1199 18 Apr Event Defibrillator Demonstration
1198 15 Spr For Sale Cabanon Dome Frame Tent 5 berth
1197 11 Apr Event Suffolk Walking Festival
1196 10 Apr News Suffolk libraries plans for the future and invites people to have their say


This website is managed by Occold Parish Council on behalf of the people of Occold. They make every effort to ensure that the content on this web site is fair, accurate and meets their standards of good taste and decency. The views expressed within are personal opinions of the contributors. Any material deemed to be inappropriate will be removed - the Editor's decision will be final. Please Contact Us if you find any material that offends or you believe to be inappropriate.

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Total amount raised in 2017 to date for local and national charities


Amount raised in 2016

Active fund raising activities:

Zia Hull
Occold Pre School
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Bill Bulstrode
CLIC Sargent
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People of Occold

We now have an online database of people from Occold containing a lot of their family history data. Currently, there are


names and this is growing daily.
Visit People to search the database.

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52.292 1.161


OS Map: TM 157 707
Lat/Long: 052.1748N, 001.0980E
SatNav/GPS: IP23 7PL
Height: 180ft (55m) AMSL