Citizen of the YearAnnual Parish Assembly 22nd April 2024

The Annual meeting of the Electorate will take place on Monday 22nd April 2024, 7pm in the Thornwood Common Parish Hall, Weald Hall Lane.  This meeting is open to the public and press. At the end of the meeting, the 2023 Citizen of the Year Awards will be presented to our winners.  Please do join us.


Opening Times

The Parish Council has changed it's office opening times to the public.  Click HERE for full details.


The Parish Council has issued a position statement regarding the upcoming development in the Parish of North Weald Bassett, a copy of which can be found HERE.


Image of the proposed North Weald Bassett Masterplan Site

Click HERE for the latest news about the North Weald Bassett Development Site of 1,050 new homes.



Norwegian Stone

The Annual Act of Remembrance took place on Sunday 12th November. Click HERE to view pictures of the event.




Harlow and Gilston Garden Town sketch
Click HERE for information on the Harlow and Gilston Garden Town Latton Priory Design Code consultation  


Tree Image


Click HERE for latest News about the Weald Common Tree Project





Airfield MasterplanNorth Weald Bassett Airfield Employment Masterplan

On 13th March 2023, Epping Forest District Council approved the Masterplan for part of the Airfield site East of the runway allocated in the Local Plan for employment uses and development.  Click HERE for full details of what was proposed, and to view the masterplan.  You can also view a copy of the Parish Councils response to the last consultation on the proposals held Nov 2021 - Jan 2022 by clicking HERE.


Parish Office Opening Locations and times

As of 1 January 2024, the Parish Council will have drop in Centres at Thornwood Common Parish Hall, Weald Hall Lane, and the Queens Hall Community Centre, School Green Lane, as follows:

  • Mondays - 9.15am to 12pm at Thornwood Common Parish Hall
  • Wednesdays - 10am to 12pm at Queens Hall Community Centre
  • Fridays - 9.15am to 12pm at Thornwood Common Parish Hall
The Parish Office is located at the end of the main corridor on the right.   Alternatively, please contact the Clerk directly on 07572 507591 or 

Village Sign

The Parish has an area of 2279 hectares, and a population of 6449 people (Census 2021).

Click HERE to view the locations of the Parish Notice Boards.





Contact Information

07572 507591

Thornwood Common Parish Hall, Weald Hall Lane
CM16 6NB