freinds of flitch The Flitch Way is a Country Park around part of the disused railway line between Braintree and Bishops Stortford which is managed by Essex Country Parks. EssexConnects is a multi-partner project initiated by four community and voluntary support agencies (CVS) in Essex: Chelmsford CVS, Braintree District Voluntary Support Agency, Colchester CVS and Maldon & District CVS.

Takeley is under threat of development as part of proposals to further expand Stansted Airport.  Stop Stansted Expansion is an organisation campaigning to oppose the Government's SERAS proposals for extra runways at Stansted. 


In particular be sure to look at the excellent photographs of our listed buildings under threat.


TLHS assisted in the preparation of the Heritage section of the Takeley Parish Council response to the Government's Airport Consultation document ( The Future Development of Transport in the United Kingdom).   


Takeley Local History Society     Be sure to visit this site if you are interested in the history of Takeley.




Takeley Primary School 



Takeley Christian School This contains a Local History page of its own



Takeley Chapel History A history of Takeley Chapel

Takeley Community Forum This site is planned to become a focus for activities in the Takeley area.



Takeley Holy Trinity Church As well as access to the Grapevine, the monthly church newsletter , this site gives access to Takeley  Baptism, Marriage and Funeral records in Microsoft Excel format.



Little Hallingbury Village History Society     Little Hallingbury is a neighbouring village to Takeley which has an excellent website covering all aspects of its local history.



Takeley Pubs   This site lists Takeley Pubs and the publicans. Of these the Green Man, The Four Ashes (below), The Three Horseshoes and the Lion and Lamb are still pubs.



Walking in Essex is a wonderful website aimed at promoting walking in our beautiful county. It has loads of information for walkers, maps photographs of items of interest etc. In particularthe Tilty walk takes you through Bambers Green.


Essex Info

A site attmptingto link all councils and organisations in Essex.

Takeley Occasional Golf Society


Associate Links