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Bulphan Village Community Forum


Future meetings/events:




Monday 29th July 2019  7.30 - 9pm  (Open meeting and AGM) 

Thursday 12th September 2019 7.30 - 9pm (Open Meeting)

Thursday 14th November 2019  7.30 - 9pm (Open Meeting)

Tuesday 24th December 2019 4 - 6pm (Father Christmas' Sleigh) 


 ***  LATEST NEWS ***

The committee elected at the AGM on 9th July 2018 is:

Chair:  Janet McCheyne

Vice-Chair: David Gilbane

Secretary: Diane Perkins

Treasurer: Annette Miles

Committee members: Peter Tarrant, Angie Shearing

Grateful thanks to former treasurer, John Hanson, who decided not to stand for re-election.


There is a section on Thurrock Council's website, where you can report unlawful encampments:




 Bulphan Village Hall is now a licensed premises, so the bar will be open for most Forum activities!

Village shop update: planning application for an extension to the Village Hall to provide a shop has been approved,the detailed specification has been finalised,  builders have submitted quotes, the Charity Commission have agreed changes to our Constitution so that we can have a shop and distribute the net rental profit to local Community organisations (Bulphan Village Hall, Bulphan in Bloom, Bulphan Village Forum and St. Mary the Virgin, Bulphan)

Thurrock Council are speeding through the legal and administrative details of the lease as quickly as they can: unfortunately, these things take time, but they are progressing.


 Post Office

The Outreach Post Office was officially opened at 1.30pm on Thursday 31st March 2016 by ex-postmaster Denis Fewtrell.  They can offer nearly all the services which they provide in Grays Post Office.  

The Post Office and Community Cafe are open every Thursday and Friday, 1.30 - 4.30pm