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!

Forthcoming Major Event(s)

St Michael's Christmas Tree Festival

Open night Tuesday 12th 7-9pm 
Open every weekday 2-5pm
Sat-Sunday 10-12, 4-6pm until 23rd December
Mulled wine and mince pies will be on sale for a donation all monies raised will go to the fabric funds for the church.
Please all support your local church


Santa Visits The Beaky

We will be having Santa dropping in at The Beaconsfield Arms on Christmas Eve from 12 onwards. If you bring presents please bring in clearly labeled before 12 or drop off beforehand

Road Closures

From To Location Note Map


Latest Website Updates

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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
1265 30 Oct Agenda PC Meeting - 6 Nov
1264 28 Oct Recorder Fund Raising update
1263 25 Oct Advert NEIL the HANDYMAN
1262 20 Oct Minutes ORAC Meeting - 19 Oct
1261 20 Oct Event ORAC Quiz Night
1260 16 Oct Event Music for All at St Michaels
1259 12 Oct Update St Michaels Services - Oct 17
1258 12 Oct Minutes PC Minutes & Reports for Sep/Oct
1257 12 Oct Update Village Hall 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.
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