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

People of Occold Database

Good news! I now have the new version of Family Tree Maker which enables the online version of the database to be updated. Since April 17, a further 200 names have been added.

Visit People

A word of warning!! If you find anyone who was supposedly born, married or died in Guerro, Mexico, IGNORE IT! Its a serious flaw in the way Ancestry transcribe suibmitter's data and I'm on the case!

The Beaconsfield Arms 

Opening hours Sat - 12noon - 11pm, Sun 12noon - 10:30pm

Break Ins

A word of warning, a couple of garages have been broken into in the Mill Road (near school). Looks like nothing taken but make sure you have locked up at night.

Housing Needs Survey

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

Forthcoming Major Event(s)

Sat 23 Sep, Occold Village Hall
See Facebook page for further details


Road Closures

From To Location Note Map


Latest Website Updates

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1250 20 Seo Meeting PC Additional Meeting - 25 Sep
1249 14 Sep Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
1248 13 Sep Reports PC Minutes & Reports for Jul/Aug/Sep
1247 7 Sep Minutes ORAC Meeting - 31 Aug
1246 6 Sep Agenda PC Meeting - 11 Sep
1245 2 Sep Update Village Hall Bookings
1244 31 Aug Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
1243 24 Aug Update This page - Forthcoming Major Events
1242 6 Aug Minutes ORAC Meeting - 3 Aug
1241 3 Aug News New Activities from Occold Pre School
1240 26 Jul Update St Michaels Services for Aug
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


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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Use this facility to search for any words or phrases, not only on these pages, but also embedded in downloadable documents. And read a handy guide on search tips.


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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