Galleywood Parish Council   01245 358898

June 2019 Events

Galleywood Festival 2019

2-9 June 2019 - Scarecrow Competition - Free Entry

Display your scarecrow in the front garden.  No Garden? We can help to find a site.  Entry Forms available online or via email at

Galleywood Festival 2019

7 June 2019 - Evening Concert - Tickets £12

St Michael & All Angels Church CM2 8TP

Doors open 7.00pm.  Concert from 7.30pm

By popular demand the return of Chelmsford Male Voice and Spectrum Ladies Choirs singing separately and together in support of Galleywood Heritage Centre and Essex Women and Girls Charities

Tickets from Daphne Field - 01245 263936

Galleywood Horticultural Society

Peter Freeman - A Talk

'Floral Festival - Hyde Hall'

Thursday 27 June 2019 - 8.00pm

Keene Hall, Galleywood CM2 8PT

Members Free - Visitors £3 entrance

Home Start - Family Fun Day

Saturday 1 June 2019 - 10.00pm - 2.00pm

Galleywood Heritage Centre - The Common CM2 8TR

Stalls and activities will include:

Bouncy Castle.. Pony Cycle.. Face Painting.. Tombola.. Bric-A-Brac.. Penalty Shootout.. Cake Stall.. Loads of other Games and Crafts

For more information please call 01245 847410 or


POPUP CIRCUS - Sunday 30 June 2019

Raising Funds for Your School

St Michael's CE (VA) Junior School

Barnard Road, Galleywood CM2 8RR

Shows at 1.00pm and 2.30pm - All Tickets £6 each in advance or £7 from 28th June 2019

Tickets available from The School or email

Instant Family Entertainment


Galleywood Village Market

The Keene Hall - Friday 21 June 2019

10.00am - 12.00 noon

Join us for Coffee and Homemade Cakes

Cafe run by Farleigh - See our stalls and pick up your Council Bags

Cakes, Willow Work, Jewelery, Craft, Traidcraft, Cards and other interesting bits and bobs

Contact email 


Galleywood Festival 2019

Celebrating Life in Our Village

Galleywood Heritage Centre CM2 8TR

Sunday 9 June 2019 - 11.00am - 4.00pm

Lots for all ages at this event:

Bouncy Castle, Childrens Ride, Magic, Demonstration by Blacksmith

BBQ, Refreshments, Free Scavenger Hunt around the Gardens, Craft Stalls and much more.

Come and join in the fun, don't miss it

For further information 01245 357700


Essex Society for Family History

Saturday 15 June 2019 - Galleywood Heritage Centre CM2 8TR

10.30 - 12.00 noon - Bishopsgate Institute and its Collection

by Stefan Dickers

2.00 - 3.30pm - The Rise and Fall of Colchester's Good Time Girls - Prostiuion in 19th Century Colchester by Dr Jane Pearson

During the interval our experienced team will be available to help anyone who is stuck with their Family History and there will also be a short presentation by one of our members.

The Galleywood Heritage Centre Tea Room will be open for the sale of delicious food including bacon rolls and homemade cakes.

For further infomation please visit our website at or email

Galleywood Historical Society

Wednesday 12 June 2019 8.00pm  - Keene Hall CM2 8PT

Essex Country Houses 

A Talk by Margaret Mills

Visitors are welcome at £3 per evening

Annual membership of the Society is £10

Applications for membership should be made to the Treasurer

Geraldine Willden, 11 Milligan's Close, Galleywood CM2 8QD


The WI Galleywood - Inspiring Women

Thursday 13 June 2019 - 2.00pm

The Keene Hall - Watchouse Road - CM2 8PT

The Story of English Cheeses (with tasting)

Speaker: Derek Marsh

Monthly meetings 2nd Thursday of every month, 2.00pm

New Members always Welcome

Just pop along or call 07748706375