Elmdon, Duddenhoe End
& Wenden Lofts Parish Council







Representing the people of:
Duddenhoe End
Elmdon
Wenden Lofts


Welcome to the website for
Elmdon, Duddenhoe End & Wenden Lofts Parish Council


Extraordinary Parish Council Meeting 24 June 2022

The Parish Council has called an Extraordinary Meeting to discuss recent planning matters. The meeting will be held in Duddenhoe End Village Hall where there is more space.

The Agenda can be found here: Parish Agendas & Minutes

Road Closure - Ickleton Road, Elmdon 18-22 July 2022

Affinity Water will be carrying out works between Elm Court and Hollow Road on Ickleton Road from 18 to 22 July . The road will be permanently closed. A lengthy posted diversion will be in place using the B1039 between Wendens Ambo and Ickleton (locals will of course have their own alternatives) .

See full details on One.Netrwork


Notice from Essex Police


Doorstep fraudWe have been made aware that there is a man travelling to our rural villages trying to defraud vulnerable people pretending to sell fish.The man is attending addresses and pretending that he has sold fish to the occupants before. He then takes money on the promise of returning with the order but he doesn't.We are making enquiries into this but please share this information and if you do care for love ones please tell them not to give anyone money on the doorstep.If anyone has more information or has any CCTV or doorbell footage please contact us. You can submit a report online at www.essex.police.uk or use the 'Live Chat' button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.Please quote crime number 42/131886/22 You can also call us on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Local Planning Applications

A number of people have expressed an interest in being made aware of planning applications in the Parish. These are only usually notified to the Parish Council and immediate neighbours. This new page brings them together without the need to search the UDC planning site. Only applications within the Parish are listed and only published public information is shown. The page will be updated as new applications are received.

For full details, see: Local Planning Applications


Major weekend road works M11 Junction 8, July 2022
Not strictly a parish issue but many of use that junction and it may affect access to the airport

Please see full details in the link below, the diversions posted will use Harlow J7 and Duxford J9 so read the notice and plan your journey in advance to avoid the possibility of a much extended journey

Details here: National Highways - M11 (J8) Birchanger Green Roundabout


Your Parish Council has a new name!

As Part of the Community Governance Review of Parishes the councillors applied to change the name of the council to better reflect the community. The application was granted and henceforth we abide in the parish of Elmdon, Duddenhoe End & Wenden Lofts.

For full details, see the document here: PC Name Change




Please address any comments, suggestions to trevor@warrenfarm.com.

Latest updates
24 June 2022