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

Housing Needs Survey

Introduction, summary and full results now available - read more.....

Occold Pre-School Surveys

We are carrying out TWO surveys to enable us to better address the needs of our parents and carers. Read more.....

East of England Training

New business advert

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!.

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Road Closures

From To Location Note Map
7 Aug 11 Aug School to Redlingfield Rd Note Map

Latest Website Updates

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1239 19 Jul Minutes ORAC Meeting - 11 Jul
1238 9 Jul Update Village Hall Bookings inc 2018
1237 4 Jul Minutes PC Minutes & Reports for Jun/Jul
1236 2 Jul Update Village Recorder 2017 Fund Raising
1235 2 Jul Update Village Hall Bookings inc 2018
1234 28 Jun Services Community Minibus
1233 27 Jun Update Parish and MSDC Councillors
1232 27 Jun Agenda PC Ordinary Meeting - 3 Jul
1231 26 Jun Event Strawberry Pudding & Wine Evening
1230 25 Jun Update St Michels Services for Jul
1229 24 Jun Update ORAC Committee & Support
1228 24 Jun Minutes ORAC Meeting 13 Jun
1227 23 Jun Event Pop Up Pub
1226 7 Jun Reports Minutes & reports for May/Jun
1225 5 Jun Event Stepdance Day
1224 3 Jun Minutes ORAC Meeting - 30 May
1223 3 Jun Reports Parish Council Audit & Finance Documents
1222 31 May Recorder Fund Raising update
1221 30 May Advert East of England Training
1220 30 May Agenda PC Meeting - 5 Jun
1219 28 May Update St Michaels Services - Jun 17


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


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.
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