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.

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Thank You!

My most grateful thanks to whoever posted a large number of old press cuttings relating to Occold through my letter box. I will get these scanned and add them to the relevant website pages. Please let me know where you would like them returned to.

Barry Woods, Village Recorder


If anyone left a pair of garden shears over at the cemetery, please contact Sue Hubner, tel; 01379 678 360, parishcouncil@occold.com

Superfast Fibre Broadband in Occold

This News item relates to Debenham but I have just entered my telephone number and I can get up to 80Mb broadband here in Occold. Read more.....

Move of Eye Post Office

Eye Post Office will close at 5:30pm on Wed 5th Aug and re-open at McColls Newsagent at 1pm on Thurs 6th Aug

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Latest Website Updates

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792 20 Aug Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
791 19 Aug News PCC Crime Survey
790 13 Aug Comment People of Occold
789 9 Aug Update Surname Interests - EVERSON
788 6 Aug Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
787 3 Aug Update St Michaels Services for Aug 15
786 31 Jul News Changes to Bus Timetables 113 & 114
785 31 Jul Event Thorndon Community Shop 4th Birthday
784 29 Jul Update Village Hall Bokings
783 29 Jul Alert Theft of equestrian equipment
782 28 Jul Minutes ORAC Meeting - 21 Jul
781 26 Jul Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
780 25 Jul Event Indoor & Outdoor Car Boot
779 21 Jul Agenda ORAC Meeting - 21 Jul
778 20 Jul Places Drawings of Occold
777 19 Jul For Sale Skywatcher SK1141EQ1 Telescope
776 17 Jul Event RBL VE & VJ Day Concert
775 16 Jul Update VE Day Fete - 4 Jul 15
774 13 Jul Reports PC Internal Audit Report
773 13 Jul Event Redlingfield Summer Fayre and Hog Roast
772 8 Jul New Parish Council Accounts
771 8 Jul Reports PC Minutes & Reports for Jun/Jul
770 8 Jul Event Pop-up Pub
769 6 Jul Photogallery VE Day Fete - 4 Jul 15
768 6 Jul Update Village Recorder 2015
767 6 Jul Alert Funding for Youth Activities
766 4 Jul Photogallery Donation of Picnic Benches
765 1 Jul Advert Paul's Carpentry
764 1 Jul Agenda PC Meeting - 6 Jul
763 29 Jun Update Occold Fayres Stallholder Bookings
762 29 Jun Event Suffolk Fire Ride 2015
761 29 Jun Update Village Recorder 2015


This website is managed by ORAC (Occold Recreation & Community Council) who make every effort to ensure that the content on this web site is fair, accurate and meets our 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.

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