Regular Users & Events, Times & Contacts

Coronavirus update

The Village Hall Committee regret to advise that Mountnessing Village Hall is closed until further notice. This decision will be kept under review as circumstances develop as we hope to reopen as soon as sensible. We are sure that everyone will recognise that this is a responsible approach in the current Coronavirus emergency.

St. Giles Church


Charity Auction

Auction with fish and chips supper

Saturday 14th March 2020.  Drop off items to auction after 12. Auction starts 6.30pm REGRETABLY, IT PROVED NECESSARY TO CANCEL THIS EVENT; it is planned to re-arrange it for a future date.

Contact: Jayne Neal 01277 634913 or 07971687340


Autumn Fayre

Fundraising event. Gifts, home- made cakes and Bric- Brac for sale. An excellent raffle with donations made by Local Shops, Public Houses and Restaurants. Refreshments of a range of home-made soups with a roll, home-made cakes and drinks are available.

Day and time: 11am to 2pm. Date for 2020 to be announced - a Saturday in early November

Contact: Rita Harries 07733098951 01277 352237


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London to Southend Bike Ride

Refreshments/comfort stop

Sunday - 14th July 2019

Antiques & Collectables Fair

Days: 7 March / 22 Nov 2020

Contact ANGELA MILES 07780 971214


Art - Water colours for beginners/improvers

Weekly, Wednesday - 1.15 - 4.15pm -Term Times

Contact Leila Moore 01277 230887 or 07790288209

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Billericay Mayflower Bridge Club

Weekly, Tuesday - please arrive by 7.15pm for a prompt 7.30pm start

Contact John McCoy - 07474 267160

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Brentwood Organ & Keyboard Club

We meet once a month for a concert, each with a different visiting artist who bring their own musical instrument. There’s a wide variety of music played from André Rieu, Glenn Miller, Buddy Holly, Big Band, Orchestral, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, Light Classics to the Magic of the Musicals. For concert details please see our website.

Day and time – 7:45pm, usually the last Monday of the month

Contact – Jean Baugh - 01277 824380

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British Woodcarvers Association - Essex Region

Monthly, Second Sunday - 9.30am to 3.30pm

Secretary: Mr J Thompson

01277 227 959

Little City Chelmsford

Mobile role-play city for children 0-5. Ten uniquely designed role-play areas where little ones can pretend to be a vet, firefighter, shopkeeper, hairdresser and much more in an hour and 15 minute session! £6.25 per child. 

Usually second Wednesday every month - please phone or email to check details.

Contact : Lucy Huartson 07823322296


Little Mess West Essex
Messy play for little ones sitting up from 6 months to 5 years
Monthly on the 4th Thursday from 11am to 12 noon
Contact Alex Poulton - 07861282226
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Mountnessing Bridge Club


Weekly, Thursday - 7.20 for 7.30pm (usually closed between Christmas and New Year)

Contact - Alaric Cundy 01277 622359


Mountnessing Senior Citizens Club

Brief description of activity ; a social group for the over 50s

Day and time; 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month at 2pm

Contact name; Sue Savill  07974 174713 or 01277 35488​


Royal National Lifeboat Institute

Fund raising Quiz Night

Friday 13th March 2020 at 7 p.m. for a 7.30p.m.  start

Friday 16th October 2020 at 7 p.m. for a 7.30p.m.  start

Contact: Jane Jones 01277 221790


Sewing Made Easy

A group for all those interested in either learning to sew or improve their sewing skills in a friendly, relaxed environment. You will work on your own projects which can be dressmaking, soft furnishing or patchwork under guidance from a qualified teacher. Sewing machines available for use during the sessions. Beginners welcome.

Day and time: Monday 10.00am to 12.30pm or 1.00pm to 3.30pm

Contact name Pauline Nash 07989460071 or 01277 659186


Shaftesbury Cycling Club

Weekly, Wednesday - 7.00pm - (6.00pm Apr - Aug)

Club Secretary Laurence Bellamy 07825686998

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Shenfield U3A

(University of Third Age)

Monthly, 3rd Wednesday 9.00am - 12.00am

Membership: Gill Bitschine 01277 229313

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Shenfield U3A - Art Group

Tuesday - 9.30am - 12.00am

1st Thursday & 3rd Friday each month - 10.00am - 12.00am.

Mrs S Conley 01277 224950

Shenfield U3A - Singing Group

Monthly, 2nd Friday - 9.30am - 12.00am.

Nigel Bennett 01277 216752

Shoe Sale

Dates for Friday sales

24th April 2020

9th October 2020