Things you should know

The last chance to have your say at the reconsultation for the Volvo site Planning Application EPF/2868/20

The current proposal is to build 35 flats plus 512sq m commercial space up to the height of the Cube on the corner where the Volvo garage is

Your District Councillors will soon be deciding whether to approve this application - let them know your thoughts today

Walk in Pfizer vaccine centre for anyone over 18 on Sunday 12th, 19th and 24th September at St Winifred's Church, Manor Road, IG7 5PS

More information here 


Annual Air Pollution average exceeds WHO safe limits in Chigwell

Outside the Parish Office in Hainault Road, Chigwell the annual average of PM2.5 is 11.76 mcg per cubic metre. The W.H.O. safe limit is 10 mcg per cubic metre. At West Hatch School the average PM2.5 reading is 10.93 and by Chigwell Primary it is 10.47.

Using data from Imperial College, this handy online database means it is now easy to see the air quality report for your home, office or school.


Worried about speeding in your area?  Here's your chance to help by volunteering for a Chigwell Community Speed Watch programme.  

Community Speed Watch is a traffic monitoring scheme managed and run by volunteers in the community.  

More than 95 Community Speed Watch groups operate across the Essex Police are, carrying out regular monitoring of local vehicle speeds.  Results go to the Casualty Reduction Unit and speeding vehicle owner receive a warning letter. 

Sign up today if you'd like to be involved in a Chigwell Speed Watch group - email us your details here

Upcoming public meetings at the Parish Offices

Planning - 6.30pm on Wednesday 22nd Sept - Agenda here

To include EPF/1182/18 - 105 assisted living units on the land west of Froghall Lane, Chigwell (opposite Grange Hill Station adj, to the cemetery). 

Full Council  - 7th October - agenda not yet published

Community Assets - 14th October at 10.00am - agenda not yet published

Personnel - 5th October - Agenda not yet published

Useful Links and Info

 Report a pothole, a pavement or footpath issue

 Potholes are repaired by Essex County Council - to report a pothole and track their progress use this link.  Seen a problem with a pavement, footpath or other public right of way?  Report that too so ECC know about it


 Report Fly Tipping

Epping Forest District Council are responsible for clearing fly tipping on public land - report it using the link above

 See this week's Planning Applications

Epping Forest publishes a weekly list of planning and tree applications, notifications and appeals received every Friday - to view them use the link above

 Report a missed bin collection

Has the bin lorry missed you out? Report a missed collection here

Your CouncillorsContact details for each of your Parish Councillors. Please get in touch with any concerns, comments or thoughts you have about our local area.


AllotmentsThe Parish Council has two Allotment sites in Gravel Lane and Limes Farm.  To join the waiting list please contact the Parish

Meetings and minutesHere is where you will find all the latest information on the activities of your Parish Council.  Please do attend any meeting to find out more - we  are always delighted to welcome Chigwell residents to any of our meetings


CemeteryInformation on Chigwell Cemetery can be found here. The Cemetery is on Manor Road, Chigwell opposite the Grange Hill tube station.

Welcome to the website of Chigwell Parish Council

Chigwell, my dear fellow, is the greatest place in the world.

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Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)