The Danbury Society
Registered Charity No. 283898
The Danbury Society is a village conservation Society located in
Danbury, Chelmsford, Essex, UK
e-mail: danburysociety@gmail.com
Contents       Click on one of the following: - Carved Village Post on Eve's Corner, Danbury
Danbury Society Member, Norman Bartlett, runs a Blog on Danbury village matters.   He covers very current events and incidents that are relevant to the objects of Danbury Society.

Have a look for yourself at: -       https://danburysociety.blogspot.com/

At present the Planning events in Danbury are latest news.

You can add comments of your own to what Norman has written by clicking on the 'comment' link at the foot of each blog.

Note, this is a Server based site and therefore not a "www" (World Wide Web site).
This Link now opens in a New Window so you should easily return to this page.


Latest Changes
12th February 2018 Added an E-Mail Link to the Danbury Society and minor amendements to the Home Page which now features the 2018 Programme.   Updated the Committee Members Page & Joining Page   Amended the Year 2000 page.

The Chairman has asked me to bring to your attention details of the Chelmsford Local Plan together with the Danbury Society comments.

Click below to see the Plan as a PDF File of only 66kBytes, in a New Window; -

  • Chelmsford Local Plan and comments
  • Thank you.



    What is Planned for 2018

    For full details look at the Members' Annual Programme Card


    Danbury Society Quiz.

    Saturday, 24th March at 8pm in the Danbury Sports and Social Centre.

    A General Knowledge Quiz by Mike Simmons.

    Tables of up to six - £5 per person in aid of the Society’s Charitable Funds.

    Drinks at the bar please – but bring your own snacks.

    Call John on 01245 223106 to book a table or place at a table.


    First Talk of the Year.

    On Thursday 19th April at 8pm at the Danbury Sports and Social Centre , Eve's Corner.

    By Alan Pamphilon, local Chelmsford Historian.


    Evening Visit

    Thursday, 10th May 7pm at the Sandford Mill Industrial Museum.

    This will be a guided Visit led by Tim Wander, Keeper of the Museum.


    The Danbury Society Guided Walk.

    Thursday, 21st June at 7.30pm in central Chelmsford.

    This walk will be led by Alan Pamphilon.   Note, Alan also presented the April Talk.


    The 46th Annual Art Exhibition.

    To be held at the Danbury Sports and Social Centre , Eve's Corner on Friday 24th, Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th August.

    The Exhibition will feature original works by renowned Essex Artists covering many topics and in a range of media.

    There will be special displays from our three local schools.


    Autumn Talk.

    On Thursday 27th September at 8pm at the Danbury Sports and Social Centre , Eve's Corner.

    By Jim Lawrence, former Thames Barge Skipper.


    Danbury Society's Annual General Meeting.

    Thursday 22nd November at 8pm at the Danbury Sports and Social Centre , Eve's Corner.

    Followed by :-

    Last Talk of the Year.

    By Tony Tuckwell, former Headmaster of KEGS, Chelmsford.

    Followed by the

    Annual Society Party.



    Carols Around the Christmas Tree at Eves Corner

    This will be typically on a Wednesday in December 2018

    The annual Carol Service around the Christmas Tree on the village green usually has a Silver Band to provide the music.   There will be powerful flood lights to help read the song sheets more easily since the power pillar was erected.



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    Aims of The Danbury Society

    To involve the residents of Danbury in interests and pursuits to enrich village life.

    To ensure that changes in the Village are undertaken with sensitivity to the character of Danbury.

    To protect the natural beauty of the local landscape and to promote its maintenance and care.

    To Work for the preservation and protection of buildings and features of interest in Danbury.

    To promote the general charitable benefit of the inhabitants of the Danbury area by provision of such financial and/or material benefit as the Trustees for the time being shall determine.

    The Danbury Society supports the Village

    As part of its Charitable Objects, the Danbury Society makes grants to village activities and organisations of all kinds.   Since its formation in 1967, the Society has donated many thousands of pounds ranging from improvements at Eves Corner, refurbishing the Village Hall, restoration of the Grade 1 listed Parish Church to helping out with youth organisations.

    The Danbury Society publish a Newsletter every 4 months.   This is available to paid-up Members



    Contact Information

    The Danbury Society Web Site Address is:-
    http://www.danburysociety.org.uk

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    St John's Parish Church.

    Visit the Church Web Site for more details:-
    http://www.stjohnbaptistdanbury.org.uk/



    The Danbury Society supports The Parish Council.

    Visit the Parish Council's new Web Site for more details:-
    http://www.danbury-essex.gov.uk/



    Danbury Palace Babies Contact Information

    Telephone Marie Polley on 01245 356276
    or Caroline Lambert on 01245 224661

    Click here  to link to Danbury Park Babies Web Site



    The Danbury Society Blog

    The Chairman of The Danbury Society, Norman Bartlett, is running a Blog on Danbury village matters. He tries to cover events and incidents that are relevant to the objects of Danbury Society.
    Have a look for yourself at: -
    http://danburysociety.blogspot.com/    

    You can add comments of your own to what Norman has written by clicking on the 'comment' link at the foot of each blog.

    Note, this is a Server based site and therefore not a "www" (World Wide Web site).


    Joining The Danbury Society

    If you live in Danbury, please support The Danbury Society by joining. It is only £1.00 per household per year or £2.00 if we cannot deliver your Newsletter on foot. See clickable link below: -

  • To join the Danbury Society
  • To contact the Membership Secretary: -
    Chandra Pyne.
    Telephone -- 01245 223766

    Click   here  to e-mail Chandra Pyne directly.


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    http://danburysociety.org.uk/stats/     You can Click on this Link if you wish.

    Cursor down to see many interesting items about the Web Site.

    The Web Site was started by John Bowen in 2000 and recorded over 12,000 hits by 2009 when the counter went wrong.
    Another 9,000 Hits were recorded until 2015 when the Counter played up again.


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