A Beautiful Historic Essex Village on the Blackwater Estuary

Welcome to goldhanger

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We are a friendly and energetic community in the heart of Essex. The village lies on the north bank of the Blackwater Estuary, between Heybridge and Tollesbury.

We have a refurbished Village Hall, two pubs, and some beautiful walks in the surrounding countryside and along the sea-wall.

🗺 Find us on the map.



The Village Hall is re-opening with restrictions inline with Government guidance.
Email the Village Hall booking clerk for more information or read more on the Village Hall website.

St. Peter's Church is open with some restrictions.
Visit their website for further information and for links to their YouTube services and Morning Prayer on Facebook.

Village Events

Film Club All being well, Film Club may be starting again in September. Yaay. Keep an eye on the Film Club page for updates.

Indian Summer Garden Party

Change of date to Sunday 12th Sept due to extension of lockdown restrictions. Reduced ticket price to £15. BYO drinks.

Mobile Library

The Mobile Library service has started up again.

You can find the dates and times on the Local Info page.

Goldhanger Allotments

Do you want to grow your own produce?

If you are interested in renting an allotment plot please contact Clive Cheeseman on 788433.

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