A Beautiful Historic Essex Village on the Blackwater Estuary

Village Hall

The Village Hall is available for hire and also has a number of regular events. Information about events and bookings can be found on their website.

If you'd like to start, or enquire about, a new group at the Village Hall, please contact the Booking Officer.

Parish Council

Parish Council meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month at 7.30pm.

More information can be found on their website.

St. Peter's Church

Some services are being held on their Facebook and Youtube pages.

St. Peter’s Church is central to the spirit of the village and the close community here. Services are held on the second Sunday of the month at 10:00am and a family service every other week. Everyone is welcome.

Visit their website for more information and times of monthly services.


Bellringing practise takes place at the church tower every Wednesday evening between 7pm- 9pm. Newcomers welcome.

There's usually a friendly drink afterwards in the Chequers next door.

For more info contact the Tower Captain, Andrew Kelso, on 788284 or send him an email.

Bus Times

The 95 bus runs between Maldon and Tollesbury and is operated by Hedingham Omnibuses.

Open a timetable on their website.

Bus stops are at top of Head Street, in the Square, and top of Church Street (unmarked - just wait and flag the bus down).

Visit their website for more information.

Waste & Recycling

Waste and recycling collection in Goldhanger alternates every other Friday.

Food waste is collected every week.

Pink/Green Recycling sacks will be available at the Village Hall before Council Meetings on the second Wednesday of each month from approximately 7pm.

You can find more information on the Maldon Council website.

Mobile Library

The Mobile Library stops at the Village Hall every three weeks on Wednesdays from 13.10 to 13.40.

You can also search for the mobile library dates on Essex County Council's website.

Tollesbury Surgery

Clinic Hours 8am-9.30am.

Open surgery Mon-Fri.

Evening appointments booked in advance.

Tuesday 5pm-6.30pm.

Wednesday 5pm-6.30pm.

Thurs and Fri 4.30pm-6.30pm.

Visit their website. Tel: 01621 869204.