Langham, together with other outlying villages was brought into the Borough of
Colchester when Local Government re-organisation took place in 1974, and Langham
was paired with Boxted as a ward. Later it was paired with Dedham.
There has been a further reorganisation, resulting in fewer CBC
Councillors ... so the elections of May 2016 saw Langham
as part of a 3-strong ward called
Manor Close, Great Horkesley Tel. 01206 271128
Straight Road, Boxted Tel. 01206 272908
Chillingworth Oak Farm, Wakes Colne Tel. 01206
The population of Langham is just over 1,000, with an electorate of just over
800 and elections for the Parish Council are held every four years.
Meetings are held in the Community Centre, all on Wednesdays at 7.30 pm in the Club Room
and are held monthly, with
the exception of August and December. Members of the Council also sit on sub
committees with responsibilities for the different areas of village life.
Meeting at Langham
January 2020 6:30pm.
There will be a
Public meeting held at the Community
Centre on Wednesday
8th December at 6:30pm to discuss
the VE Day 75 years
to be held in
Langham Village on the
at the Recreation
The Parish Council
would like to hear any ideas and
suggestions you may
Please come along
with any suggestions or offers to
volunteer for this
event on the night.
will be held prior to the Parish Council meeting.
27 December 2019
Application no. 191830 – Land South
of School Road, Langham
Colchester Borough Council planning
authority has advised the Parish Council that it continues
to accept public comments on the above application during
January 2020. Comments may be made online or by post to
Planning Services at the Borough Council.
13 December 2019
Council have submitted their response to the revised plans
of Linden Homes.
Read it here
27 November 2019
A new site plan has been submitted by Linden
Homes to application 191830, land to the south of School Road.
This new plan involves 46 units, four fewer than before, and a
In addition to the new site plan, there are
many new documents going online (there are 146 in total!) and
some are well-worth further comment.
The application index is at
The original response from the Parish
Council is here
Response of Langham Parish Council to application
191830, land south of School Road.
Next Parish Council Meeting
Wednesday 8th January 2020 Club Room 7.30pm
Dates of Parish Council Meeting through
the next year.
Current planning news and links to applications
Village Design statement - available to download.
Footpaths News on path changes and
Roads & Transport
News of roads and bus services