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Elsenham Flower Show Society

The 2024 Flower Show will be on Saturday 17th August in the Memorial Hall at 3pm 


Elsenham Open Gardens

Sunday 30th June, 11am - 5pm


Summer Fete 

Saturday June 22nd on the Playing Field 1pm - 4pm

Followed by live music from 5 - 8pm


ECA Quiz night

Friday 26 April 2024

A Quiz night in aid of the ECA In Elsenham Memorial Hall

6.45 for a 7.30 start



This will take place on  Thursday 14th March 2024  at 7.45pm in the Memorial Hall

Everyone Elsenham resident Welcome.

Trustees & Village organisations:

Please inform our secretary,  if you are willing to continue in your current role or to represent your organisation for the next 12-month period.  



Recycling in Elsenham

Make a diary date to come along to the Memorial Hall on Thursday 8th February 2024 at 7.30pm for a talk on "All you ever wanted to know about Recycling & other Rubbish".

For recycling points in and around Elsenham see the special centre page supplement In September 2023 Elsenham News.


Race Night - at the Memorial Hall on 17th February 2024.  A fun night for all.

Sponsor a Race, Name a horse, Licenced Bar, Supper........


Farmers Market

Please support the Elsenham Farmers Market in the Village Hall (by the school) 12.30 - 2.30pm usually on the last Saturday of each month.   Please check events calendar

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Village Fete 2023

Thank you to the fete committee for organising another successful fete.

A new committee is being formed so if you wish to join us please see August 2023 Elsenham News

Photos from the 2023 fete  here.


Elsenham Warm Place

Congratulations to Sue Waite & the Village Cafe Team for running the Elsenham Warm Place in the Memorial Hall during January, February & March 2023.  This was funded by the Essex Association of Local Councils.

Village Cafe Coffee mornings continue on Tuesday mornings 9.30 - 11.30 at the Memorial Hall.   Everyone welcome.


1st January 2023

Revised  Hall Hire charges will  apply. 



Congratulations to the Editorial Team on the publication of the April 2024  edition.  Coming to your letter box NOW!

If you have time on your hands and want to assist in a venture, Elsenham News are always on the look-out for keen volunteers!

See the latest edition for contact details.

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All editions of Elsenham News since February 2020 are available here


19th  September 2022

Elizabeth II.


Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Thank you for your life-long commitment to public service, for your strength, grace and love over your 70 year reign.

On behalf of Elsenham Parish Council




June 2022

Congratulations to the fete team for organising Another Successful Fete. A good time was had by all. 



Elsenham Community Association (ECA) is a charity and is the Umbrella Organisation for most groups in Elsenham Village.

We own and manage Elsenham Memorial Hall situated on Elsenham Playing Field.

Access on foot is from Station Road.

Vehicular access is off Leigh Drive.


ECA information 


We produce the Village Magazine "Elsenham News" which is delivered free to each household in the village each month (except January).  

Elsenham News is also available to purchase from Elsenham Post Office & Jeff & Eddie's (Elsenham Railside Cafe) for 75p or free as a .pdf from

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A Street Map of Elsenham can be found in the November 2019 edition of Elsenham News or can be printed here.


Links to Village and other organisations 


This website will be continually evolving.


There is no need to be a member to visit this website


For full details of all village events please see the Diary and Village Contacts pages of Elsenham News. 


Latest update 8th July 2024

Contact Information


Memorial Hall,
Elsenham Playing Field,
Off Leigh Drive,
CM22 6BY