Bures Hamlet Additional Information

Village Agent Details

Jayne Laken
email: Jayne.laken()caessex.org.uk
Mobile 07540 720607
Village Agent for Stour Valley South and Rural Community Council of Essex















Waste Collection Day: Monday

Collections alternate between garden and recycling one week (Green Bin plus clear recycling sacks) and non-recyclable refuse the next week (Grey Bin).
Food waste is collected weekly in small green container.

Refer to your Braintree District Council Calendar for collection dates.

Parish Channel Sweeping 

2018: Wednesday 10th January, Friday 13th April, Tuesday 17th July, Wednesday 17th October

Parish Bottle Bank

This can be found located at the Eight Bells Public House front carpark in Colchester Road.

Pot Holes

To report a Highway Defect e.g. pot hole, road surface problem or street light out.
You can now report this online via the Essex County Council website under "Report a Highway Problem".
Any defect reported can then be tracked to check on its progress.
Or please report to the Parish Clerk who will also follow up the defect.

Essex Highways website
Highways Highlights


North Essex Parking Partnership information


Information on protecting your property from flooding may be found on the County Council website
ECC Flood Protection

Notice Boards

(a)   'Parish Council' information is located on the wall at the corner of Station Hill/Colchester Road.
(b)   On the 8 Bells PH wall near the side passage door which can be used for any notices/events etc for the village.
Contact the Parish Clerk if you would like an advertisement to be placed in the noticeboard.


Braintree and Uttlesford Community Policing team

PCSO Dave Endersby

To report non-emergency crimes or incidents ring 101

Call 999 for emergencies only

Braintree and Uttelsford infographic - August 2018

Essex Victims Support Gateway (Link)

Tackling Computer software frauds - Essex Police advice

















Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator

Mrs Jenny Wright
38 The Paddocks, Bures, Suffolk CO8 5DF
Tel: 01787 227750
email:- buresparishcouncils() gmail.com

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