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

Vacancy for Parish Clerk

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Village Report 2017

As Village Recorder, I am just about to prepare the Village Report for 2017. Through the year, I try and capture events, fund raising, major achievements etc but I don't always get told about them. Can you please dredge the memory banks and let me know of anything of interest over and above what is on http://occold.onesuffolk.net/recorder/occold-village-report-2017/

Real Christmas Tree Recycling

Our nearest recycling point is at the Thorndon Black Horse car park, (In the far right corner, of the Car Park). They will be collected on Tuesday 16th January 2018. Collections will be made from 6.30am on day of collection.

Real Christmas trees can also be left next to your Brown bin if you subscribe to their service during the month of January 2018. Collection Days are on Tuesday the 16th and 30th January 2018. Collections will be made from 6.30am on day of collection.

Forthcoming Major Event(s)

JBC Darts Night

Details to follow

Road Closures

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Latest Website Updates

No Date Type Title
1184 14 Jan Minutes ORAC Meeting - 11 Jan
1183 11 Jan Minutes Minutes & Reports for Dec/Jan
1182 9 Jan Update Village Hall Bookings
1181 7 Jan News A New Council for the Heart of Suffolk
1180 3 Jan Minutes Minutes and Reports for Nov/Dec
1179  3 Jan Agenda PC Meeting 8 Jan
1278 1 Jan Update St Michaels Services - Jan 18
1277 29 Dec Minutes ORAC Meeting - 12 Dec
1276 8 Dec Update Village Hall Bookings
1275 8 Dec Agenda PC Meeting - 11 Dec
1274 26 Nov Update St Michaels Services for December
1273 26 Nov Event JBC Christmas Events
1272 24 Nov Minutes ORAC Meeting - 16 Nov
1271 14 Nov Event Older Person's Information Fair
1270 14 Nov Photogallery Remembrance Service - 12 Nov 17
1269 8 Nov Minutes PC Minutes & Reports for Oct/Nov
1268 5 Nov Organisations Yoga
1267 4 Nov Update St Michaels Services - Nov 17
1266 4 Nov Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings


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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Fund Raising

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

£ 13,881.10

Amount raised in 2016

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.
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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