MacMillan Coffee Morning Success

September 2015

The Great Baddow Community Centre took part in the MacMillan 'World Biggest Coffee Morning'
on Friday, September 25th and raised £731.20 for the cancer charity.

The Blue Lion Pub Re-Opens

July 2015

The Blue Lion pub in Tabors Hill, Great Baddow has re-opened after an extensive refurbishment. The restaurant at the new look establishment will be open 7 days a week serving food throughout the day. You can take a look at their menu at

Jazz Band Play At Beer Festival

May 2015
The Jon Seeley Jazz Band were very well received when they played at the Beer Festival held at Baddow Club over the Bank Holiday weekend.

Bank Holiday Beer Festival At Baddow Club

May 2015

The Great Baddow Community Centre are hosting a Beer Festival this Bank Holiday weekend. On offer are numerous real ales and ciders, hot and cold food and live entertainment. All welcome.

The Beehive Pub Closes Down

April 2015
The Beehive Pub at the junction of Baddow Road and Beehive Lane has been closed down. The windows and doors of the building have been boarded up and the car park blocked.

Developers proposed to demolish the pub and replace the area with shops and housing.

Ponds To Be Cleared In Baddow Rec

March 2015
Work will take place to clean the ponds in Noakes Place this month. The work is expected to last 6 weeks until the end of April.

Leaf litter and organic matter will be removed in order to increase the water holding capacity and repairs will be made to the banks. In the interest of public safety, visitors to the area are asked not to enter the contractors work zone and to keep dogs under control at all times.

Choir Group Looking For New Members

March 2015

Choir group 'The Big Sing' are now meeting at the Great Baddow Community Centre every month on a Sunday afternoon. Their next meeting at the Baddow Club is on Sunday 22nd March at 4.00pm. New members welcome. Further information at: